Outlet to be Operational by End 2012
Dubai-UAE: 29 July, 2011 - Dubai Investments Park (DIP), the largest
integrated business and residential community in the Middle East, has
hypermarket chain, to offer residents a one-stop shopping experience at DIP.
Epitomizing the supermarket concept, the French major will be located in
DIP-I and spread over 30,000 sq. ft. to serve as a convenient shopping
destination for the 100,000-strong DIP community. Carrefour will be the
largest supermarket in DIP and is scheduled to open by the end of 2012. An
additional 10,000 sq ft is allotted for a food court in the facility.
Omar AlMesmar, General Manager, Dubai Investments Park, said: "The
arrival of Carrefour further affirms our efforts to provide wide-ranging
amenities that facilitate living at DIP and offer a convenient option to meet
the everyday requirements of its residents. We will continue our efforts
to offer dwellers and employees in DIP a better standard of living through
convenience and leisure options."
The store will offer approximately 12,000 food and household products.
Due to its massive buying power, the chain brings with it a value-for-money
proposition for quality commodities. To enhance the shopping experience
of its patron, the supermarket will be manned by more than 40 trained
said: “Carrefour market currently operates 12 stores in Dubai itself with
more outlets due to open this year and plans for expansion are huge. In a bid
to grow our footprints in the country, the branch in DIP is very important for
our expansion strategy.
“The growing community here in DIP is seeking for enhanced shopping
experience and Carrefour with its modern supermarket concept focused
on freshness, quality, discount and services will naturally meet residents’
requirements and attract them to the DIP new outlet.”
Dubai Investments Park is one of the largest business and residential
communities in the Middle East. Strategically located within minutes from the
Jebel Ali International Airport, it provides a self-contained city. With its state-
of-the-art facilities, world-class infrastructure, DIP continues to work towards
delivering quality services and amenities.