Carrefour is one of the largest hypermarket and supermarket chains in the world. The much-loved French brand was first introduced to the Middle East in 1995 through an exclusive franchise agreement with the Dubai-based retail pioneer Majid Al Futtaim. Today Majid Al Futtaim operates over 70 Carrefour outlets across the region, serving 200,000-plus customers per day, and is continuing to expand.
The first Starbucks coffee house opened in Moscow in 2007 and in ten years the chain’s growing popularity across Russia has seen more than 100 outlets open. There are now several different store formats including classic coffee shops located in shopping centres; stand-alone stores characterised by open vaulted ceilings; smaller kiosk outlets; and drive-through outlets where customers can buy fragrant coffee and fresh-baked goods round the clock without leaving their cars.
For more than seven decades, the name Porsche has been synonymous with quality and performance in automobiles. In 2018, the German automaker’s position and recognition around the world is unparalleled among luxury car brands, engendering consumer passion and loyalty that runs from admirers through collectors. Such qualities are proudly shared and returned around by those who represent the brand around the world, emblematic of the brand’s commitment to providing a sales and service experie
Since 1993 Al Sulaiman Jewellers has been delighting its elite clients with its exquisite, fashionable and traditional jewellery. One of the country’s leading names in high end jewellery fashion, Al Sulaiman Jewellers has earned an enviable reputation for its exclusive designs and excellent service. The business has grown steadily from the opening of its first outlet in Al Sadd St, Doha and today a staff of more than 150 specialists in 18 branches caters for every requirement with expertise in g
With over 60 years of fashion retailing experience, River Island is one of the most well-known and loved brands on the UK High Street. Renowned for its stylish, affordable fashion, its customers can always rely on River Island for great going-out looks and occasion wear. It prides itself on being the perfect store to pick up everything for a brand new head-to-toe look. Almost all of its products are designed in-house and, with one of the largest design teams on the High Street, it is proud to br
When upmarket fine furnishing company Sedar wanted to support its expansion strategy, it turned to IDIS for a high-performance video surveillance solution. Sedar is a leading brand in the world of fine furnishings with its headquarters in the United Arab Emirates and operations throughout the Middle East and North Africa (MENA).
Albert Heijn is a leading supermarket chain, owned and operated by Dutch company and international retailing group Ahold. With strong local consumer brands in Europe and the United States, Ahold’s core business is selling good food. The company operates a variety of retail formats ranging from small convenience stores to major hypermarkets, giving customers the choice to shop when and where is most suitable for them.