Waitrose to open in Dubai in 2008
Waitrose, the supermarket can you dry clean a canada goose coat chain owned by department store group John Lewis, is to open more than 20 stores in Dubai by 2010 in its first foray abroad.
Waitrose said can you wash a canada goose coat today it had struck best mens canada goose jacket a licensing deal with Spinneys, which runs 40 supermarkets in the United Arab Emirates and neighbouring Oman, under which some Spinneys stores will operate under the Waitrose brand.
The first store is set to open in April 2008 in a suburb of Dubai.
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In the following two years, a further 20 Spinneys stores will convert to trade as Waitrose.
Spinneys has been selling Waitrose own-label products in the UAE, particularly Dubai and Abu Dhabi, and Oman since 2004.
“This agreement is set to accelerate export trade for Waitrose and marks a significant milestone in our international ambitions,” said Richard Hodgson homepage, its commercial director.
“Spinneys, a retail operator that shares many of the Waitrose trading principles and with whom we have enjoyed a successful three-year trading relationship, was the obvious choice for our first licensing buy canada goose jacket winnipeg deal,” he added.
Waitrose, which has 187 branches across Britain, follows in the footsteps of other retailers venturing abroad.
Tesco recently opened its first branded stores in Japan as part of ambitious global expansion plans that also include a new Fresh and Easy canada goose coat – kensington chain in the US.
Spinneys, which has operated in Duai for over 40 years, is owned by Albwardy Investments headed by Ali Albwardy of the UAE.