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How to Survive Disruption in Restaurant Industry

Views of the restaurant industry were at their highest in 2017, according to Gallup analytics, with 72% of respondents to the survey rating the...

2013 Tendencies Retailers Must Watch

Sagacious retailers are already looking forward to 2013 consumer trends, although  now their cash registers and online shopping carts are full of  festive sales proceeds....

COVID-19: NCTH Exempts Retail Tenants From Rent For 3 Months

The National Corporation for Tourism & Hotels, NCTH, announced that tenants of retail shops and restaurants at its hotels will be exempted from rents...

Spoilt for Choice: Amazon Prime Wardrobe Lets You Try Before You...

Amazon Prime Wardrobe is a new fashion platform that looks similar to other wardrobe subscription services, but its advantage is that it is tightly...

‘Market Outside The Box’ Is Back

Bespoke buys, avant-garde fashion, on-trend food trucks and handcrafted jewellery in an alfresco festival setting with the backdrop of the Burj Khalifa; Swyp Market...

Dubai Economy, noon.com Create Online Programme to Support Emirati DED Trader...

Dubai Economy has partnered with noon.com, the region’s leading homegrown digital marketplace, to connect local startups that have a Dubai Economy’s DED Trader license...

Tablet Sales to Surpass PCs’ by 2015

Although tablets appeared on the mass technology market back in 2010, they are on their way to outsell the good old PCs. The growth...

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...

e-Books Game-changer vs. Publishers, Libraries and Advertisers

Amazon Building the Future and Making the Rules The Game Changer Amazon.com first appeared in 1995 as an online bookstore and it quickly evolved into the...

Nakheel Mall Now 85% Complete

New retail and entertainment destination takes centre stage on Dubai’s Palm Jumeirah Construction of Nakheel Mall, the AED1.2 billion retail and entertainment destination at the...

Spend on Consumer Packaged Goods Slowing in Key GCC Markets

The United Arab Emirates (UAE) and Kingdom of Saudi Arabia (KSA), key markets in the GCC region, have undergone significant change in the last...

Latest Trends in Retail Franchise Models

As the economy is transforming, retailers are forced to turn to new franchise models in order to adapt to the present situation. A research...

Most Searched Apparels in 2014 Set New Holiday Trends

2013's holiday season was dominated by searches for UGG boots, cross-body bags, Dr. Martens footwear and other apparels and accessories, which have enjoyed strong...

Luxury Spending Trends Remain Strong Despite Uncertainties

The value of Knight Frank’s Luxury Investment Index (KFLII) increased 7% in 2015. The Index, which tracks the performance of 10 investments of passion...

Most Popular Sports Products This Christmas

Do you have a relative or a good friend that is a sports enthusiast or who simply prefers to lead a more active lifestyle?...

Who is the Mobile Shopper Today

Today, smartphones and tablet PCs are used for communication, information, entertainment and work. In addition, a rising number of people are using mobile devices...

The Dubai Mall welcomed 65 million visitors in 2012

The Dubai Mall, the world's largest shopping and entertainment destination by global property developer Emaar Properties PJSC, has set a new global milestone...

Consumer Electronics to Boost UAE’s Retail Sector

A recent report predicts that UAE’s retail sector will register a growth in the following months. According to the United Arab Emirates Retail Report...