The first Essco display store at Paliem, Pernem was inaugurated recently in the presence of the former minister, Sangeeta Parab. While speaking at the inauguration Parab said that it is really appreciable to have Essco display store in a small village like Paliem. The store will benefit the locals who want to go for branded items and now they don’t have to travel far,” she said. The owner of the store, Pradeep Gawade, said that, there is lot of potential in the business due to the preference for branded goods and tourism industry in Pernem taluka. “I am thankful to the company and its officials for all the help they provided in opening the store in a small village,” he said. The company officials present were Nagesh Shennai, branch manager Goa, Abdul Kader Hussain and Atif Hussain, distributors for Goa, Basuraj Hiremath, senior sales and marketing executive, Prashant Jha, branch service manager and Sachin Badgujar, area service in-charge.