Patel Brothers, undisputed king of the Indian Grocery business in the United States opened its record breaking historic 50th grocery store in East Windsor, New Jersey on Thursday, May 28th 2015. Honorable Mayor of the township of East Windsor, NJ Ms. Janice S. Mironov accompanied by her three distinguished councilmen Peter Yeager, Alan Rosenberg and John Zella as well as Mafat Bhai & Tulsi Bhai Patel, the successful founders of Patel Brothers Store since 1974, along with Mahendra Bhai Patel, Kaushik Patel, Rakesh and Deep Patel and other family members. Prominent persons from the community joined in the ribbon cutting ceremony performed by Honorable Mayor Ms. Janice S. Mironov. A large crowd applauded this grand opening and rushed in the store to take advantage of this unprecedented grand opening sale.
Mr. Mafat Bhai Patel, founder and patriarch of this ever-expanding Patel grocery empire across America welcome the Mayor and other distinguished guests. Graduated in Electrical Engineering Mafat Bhai started his first store of 900 square feet in Chicago, IL in 1974 and within 41 years Patel Brothers now have 50 stores in the U.S. and 4 Stores in Canada. The East Windsor, NJ store is about 23,000 square feet with state of the art technology, great illumination, ample parking and just minutes away to the new proposed BAPS Swaminarayan Akshardham Temple location in Robbinsville, New Jersey.
Hon. Mayor Janice S. Mironov addressed the gathering by saying that she was delighted to have such an Industry giant in the Indian grocery business opted East Windsor for its history making 50th store. She expressed her hope that it will not only serve the vast and vibrant Indian community in this neighborhood but also will provide a great stimulus to other ethnic communities to buy fresh fruits, vegetables, milk and other items at a very reasonable cost.
Mayor Mironov accompanied by her councilmen took tour of this giant store. She was very much impressed by master planning, cleanliness and variety of grocery items. Rakesh Patel and Deep Patel, the young Patel Brothers clan had the honor and privilege to dream and materialize such stores.
This store is located at 72 Princeton Hightstown Road, (In Target Shopping Center) East Windsor, NJ. For details please call 609-336-7744.