On 28 December 2015 Alma RS supermarket chain opened its store in Ritz Palace shopping centre. The chain started to operate on Kazakhstan’s market in 2006 in Astana. Today there are twelve Alma RS stores in the country: five in Almaty and seven in Astana. Gross leasable area of the newly opened super market is equal to around 2,400 sqm. Colliers International retail broker, Nurzhan Davletbayev, acted as a real estate consultant for the deal.