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Cityland officials at the hypermarket launch in Dubai.

Cityland opens Carrefour outlet at UAE's first 'nature mall'

DUBAI, May 13, 2019

UAE-based developer Cityland Group has joined hands with leading retail and leisure pioneer Majid Al Futtaim to launch a 109,000-sq-ft Carrefour Hypermarket at Cityland Mall, the UAE's first nature-inspired shopping destination, located in Dubai.

The Carrefour opening comes as part of the Cityland Group's ambitious project which will cater to the residential communities of Arabian Ranches, Majan, Al Barari, Layan, The Villa and Falcon City and several upcoming communities like Villanova, Arabian Ranches Extension, all of which are located within a ten-minute drive-time.  

Once completed, the mall will offer an unrivalled shopping and leisure experience, said the statement from Cityland Group.

It has already been honoured with Global RLI innovation awards in 2018, underpinning the developer’s efforts to introduce a distinguished project in the real estate and retail landscape, it added.

Carrefour, operating under Majid Al Futtaim Retail, will offer customers a wide variety of their signature items, including fresh fruits and vegetables, meat, fish, and high-quality non-food products, in addition to a Healthy Kitchen aisle, Food2Go, and Cuisines of the World at unprecedented prices, said the developer.

In addition to its extensive retail and food and beverage offering, the retail hub will boast a 200,000-sq-ft botanical garden - “Central Park”, a mini water park, an amphitheatre with 3,000 seating capacity, an ancient tree garden, Japanese Garden and mini version of Dubai Miracle Garden, 360 rooftop garden as well as a family entertainment area complete with cinema complex.  

Group CEO Fahimuddin Sharfuddin said: "We are delighted to welcome Carrefour to Cityland Mall. This well established popular brand offers shoppers an unparalleled experience in convenience, choice and quality and their presence will provide a significant boost to our varied retail offering at Cityland Mall."

"As one of the UAE’s leading operators in the hypermarket sector their presence here will be much appreciated by local communities," he stated.

Philippe Peguilhan, the country manager of Carrefour UAE at Majid Al Futtaim Retail said: "Cityland Mall offers a fresh and original twist for the ordinary shopper and is well positioned to evolve into an unparalleled shopping experience for its visitors."

"It is our belief that adding a retail space can only enhance this journey by offering an assortment of items that are rich in quality, variety, and value. We are confident that we will successfully surpass customers’ expectations as a reflection of our brand promise to create great moments for everyone, every day," noted Peguilhan.

"Over the forthcoming weeks, Carrefour will be joined by several other brands opening their doors at Cityland Mall. They include home furnishing anchor tenants, food & beverage outlets, banks, exchange companies and pharmacies, along with telecom service providers," he added.-TradeArabia News Service 


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