DUBAI DUTY FREE
Established in 1983, Dubai Duty Free recorded first-year offers of US$20 million and has developed into one of the greatest travel retail administrator on the planet.Presently utilizing more than 5,900 individuals, the operation has reliably raised the benchmark for air terminal retailing and it keeps on developing.
Dubai Duty Free as of now works approximately 34,000 sqm of retail space at Dubai International Airport and 2,500 sqm at Al Maktoum International that will develop in accordance with the enormous improvement arrangements of Dubai South, which eventually cover about 80,000 sqm of retail.
Notwithstanding its retail operation, Dubai Duty Free works a Leisure Division which incorporates The Irish Village, Century Village, Dubai Duty Free Tennis Stadium and The Jumeirah Creekside Hotel. In the interim, The Irish Village, which was named as the world’s Best Irish Pub in 2016 (outside Dubai), opened its second home at Riverland situated in the new Dubai Parks and Resorts.While the fruitful running of the shopfloor is a noteworthy concentration for Dubai Duty Free, the operation is profoundly dedicated to advancing Dubai through a progression of abnormal state wearing occasions including the Dubai Duty Free Tennis Championships, Dubai Duty Free Irish Open and Dubai Duty Free Irish Derby.
To date, Dubai Duty Free has gotten more than 550 honors including the “Brand of the Year” from the World Branding Awards in London, the “Retail Company of the Year” from Gulf Business Magazine, The Burj CEO “Best Global Services” (US) grant, and the prestigious Global Traveler US Awards Hall of Fame for winning the “Best Duty Free Shops” for the tenth back to back year held in Los Angeles, USA.
Dubai Duty Free’s Executive Vice Chairman and CEO, Colm McLoughlin, wa likewise gave a few honors including the CEO Middle East Awards for “Retail CEO of the Year”, “Business Leader of the Year – Retail” from Gulf Business Industry Awards, and the “Irish Presidential Distinguished Service Award” exhibited by the Irish President Michael D. Higgins. All the more as of late, he was likewise given the “Best Business Leader in Retail” for the second back to back year by MENAA Awards.