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Consumers Plan to Spend 4.1% More During This Holiday Season

Consumers say they will spend an average of $1,007.24 during the holiday season this year, up 4.1 percent from the $967.13 they said they...

Focus on “Technology” at Retail Congress MENA 2019

Retail Congress MENA 2019’s first day of the conference on was packed with high energy and focus on “Technology”, the sessions were presented by...

Smart, Effortless Grocery Shopping Online

Online shopping is getting more and more popular, with digital hordes of customers buying electronics, toys, and clothes, but still, some items are traditionally...

Dubai Gifting Weekend Brings Great Cheer

As the month turns to December and the young and old can start counting down to the winter holidays, the Dubai Festivals and Retail...

Global food prices jump again in March

Global food prices jumped 4.8 points to their 10-month high this March, according to the latest report from United Nations food agency. Food prices...

UAE Ranks 27th Most Preferred Market for Retailers

Despite of increasing costs and uncertain economic conditions, global retailers are still focusing on international expansion, according to a new survey. While the report...

Amazon Nike Collaboration Twists Brands Perspectives

An official Amazon Nike collaboration is set to open doors for more brands  to offer their products to wider consumer audiences through a global...

The Story Behind Black Friday and Cyber Monday

Savvy shoppers will know that Black Friday and Cyber Monday sales are coming up on November 25 and that it's the best time to...

Middle East Retailers Relying on Data-driven Retail Models to Woo Digital...

MENA the fastest growing region globally for e-Commerce with an annual growth rate of 25 per cent Optimizing Customer Experience & implementing OmniChannels...

UAE Retail Response on COVID-19: Seek More Government Support to Open...

· The survey reports the level of impact and possible future of over 150 retailer brands who have presence across all the emirates of...

How smartphones will influence retail store sales

Smartphones will Influence US$689 Billion in Retail Store Sales by 2016 Deloitte defines the mobile influence factor in retail sales Mobile impact on store sales exceeds...

Online shopping set to make holiday history

Retailers could see record web traffic this year, according to Deloitte’s 31st annual holiday survey of consumer spending intentions and trends. Among the findings...

Increase in retail sales expected during DSS 2008

Retail trade in Dubai is immensely contributing to further positioning the emirate as one of the world's major commercial centres

Asia Pacific’s Top 500 Retailers Reach $1 Trillion in Sales in...

Asia Pacific's top 500 retailers grew by 5.4% in current value terms in 2012 to top $1 trillion in sales, compared to 11% growth in...

Dubai Duty Free’s ten month sales up by 16%

Dubai Duty Free is looking to achieve double digit sales growth for the year as sales up to the end of October reached an...

Customer loyalty expert speaks at Beauty World Middle East

Beauty World Middle East takes place from 29th to 31st May 2012 in Dubai UK customer loyalty expert Sarah Cross will share her knowledge and...

Worldwide tablet sales continue to fall; Consumers bought more iPads

Worldwide tablet sales declined yet again in the fourth quarter of 2015 (4Q15) with 65.9 million units shipped, down -13.7% year over year, according...

The UAE loves a bargain but 70% will always pay more...

New research from YouGov has revealed that UAE consumers will not forgo quality to find the right price when shopping around for the best...