Friday, April 26, 2019

Dubai’s Floating Carrefour Supermarkets to Serve Boats, Yachts

Dubai’s retail explosion is extending out to sea. Majid Al Futtaim Holding LLC, the Middle East operator of Carrefour SA stores, has created sail-through supermarkets...
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Nike opens MENA’s biggest store at Dubai Mall

Nike in partnership with local distributor Sun and Sands Sports has opened the doors of its brand-new store at The Dubai Mall. Sprawling across 3,290...
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Online Fashion Thrives for New Retailer Where Women Call Shots

Online-only British fashion retailer Sosandar Plc is racking up big returns for shareholders as the women who run the brand connect with target customers. The...
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Alibaba raises $1bn in 85 seconds during Singles’ Day sale

Chinese internet giant Alibaba raked in $1bn (£780m) in just 85 seconds during yesterday’s Singles’ Day sale in China. The e-commerce company - China’s equivalent...
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Dubai Holding Said to Buy Stake in Zara’s Middle East Operator

Dubai Holding LLC, the investment firm owned by the emirate’s ruler, agreed to acquire a minority stake in the operator of Zara clothing and...
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Toys R Us launches new Middle East e-commerce platform

Toys"R"Us, Inc. today announced that it has entered into an agreement with Mirakl, the leading global marketplace solutions provider, to support the creation of a new...
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Inside India’s E-Commerce Battle Royale

Hello there.  This is Saritha Rai from India. It was a high-octane, multiday, multicity blowout of the kind that India has never seen — and...
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Al Araimi Walk to create 3,000 jobs

Al Raid Group announced that its upcoming project, Al Araimi Walk will generate around 3,000 jobs. The company added that it was excited about...
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Retail Frontier

The phenomenal growth of mega hypermarkets all across the Sultanate, has completely transformed the retail landscape and is all set to galvanise the jobs...
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Sparkling debut

TS Kalyanaraman, Chairman and Managing Director, Kalyan Jewellers talks about the potential of Oman and the company’s differentiators in the market. An OER interview  Oman...
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