Former Mark & Spencer board member and executive Patrick Bousquet-Chavanne will take over as Chief Executive Officer of Dubai’s Emaar Mall in August.
Dubai-based Younata Investment Limited has signed a development and master franchise agreement with fast-casual restaurant operator Freddy’s Frozen Custard & Steakburgers to bring the concept to the Middle East.
Spinneys Dubai, a unit of Albwardy Group, has appointed Matthew Frost as chief executive officer, effective January 2018.
Abercrombie & Fitch Co., in partnership with Majid Al Futtaim, to open the first A&F store at the Red Sea Mall in Jeddah.
Noon, the Middle East’s soon to be launched e-commerce platform, has announced the appointment of Faraz Khalid as its Chief Executive Officer.
Chocolate retailer Patchi has announced the appointment of Ms Aline Ashkarian as General Manager of its operations in the United Arab Emirates.
Majid Al Futtaim, the Middle East operator of French retailer Carrefour, has acquired the franchisee of Geant hypermarkets in the UAE, Bahrain and Kuwait.
Marka, a retail focused company listed on the Dubai Financial Market, has announced the appointment of Benoit Lamonerie as its new Chief Executive Officer.
Emaar Malls has announced the acquisition of a majority stake in online fashion retailer Namshi for USD 151 million.