Marks & Spencer (M&S) and Al-Futtaim have relaunched their 67,000 square foot flagship store in Dubai Festival City Mall. The new store showcases the very best of Marks & Spencer across Clothing & Home and Food including the UAE’s first table-waited M&S Café. With a sleek and contemporary feel, the store provides a more inviting and inspiring experience for customers to enjoy with the high level of in-store service and expertise that M&S is renowned for.
The new sit down table-waited M&S Café serves a variety of delicious meals for the whole family to enjoy. Customers can choose anything from freshly baked pastries to delicious, healthy, smoothies, as well as a wide selection of soups, salads, sandwiches and pastas, and British classics such as Fish and Chips and Afternoon Tea. The M&S Café uses only the finest ingredients including a wide range of 100% Fairtrade teas and 100% Colombian Arabica Coffee that can be enjoyed with a selection of cakes made by expert bakers.
In line with Marks & Spencer’s plans to continue to expand in the Middle East, the brand new Food Hall will showcase more than 1,200 premium grocery lines, including a range of freshly prepared fruit and vegetable sides and oven-ready meals, giving customers healthy options and more time to spend with their family and friends. From everyday food staples like fresh milk, bread and butter to ready-made quiches and pizzas, they have meals perfect for entertaining at home. With a variety of antipasti, luxury cheeses and desserts, customers are spoilt for choice and can take their taste buds on a culinary journey from the comfort of their own home.
The two-storey flagship store also welcomes a new Home department, which boasts a variety of exceptional designs and details. The store will offer customers the widest range of M&S homeware in the UAE, with everything from luxurious Egyptian cotton bedding to a variety of high quality bathroom towels made with StayNew™ Technology to keep them looking new for longer. Entertain in style with Marks & Spencer’s premium range of fine bone china dinner ware and crystal glasses to add a touch of sophistication to every meal.
Marks & Spencer’s Dubai Festival City store continues to also offer an extensive range of stylish, high quality clothing made with clever trade-mark innovations which offer great value. With everything from Womenswear, Menswear, Lingerie and Kidswear, as well as the brand’s exclusive beauty ranges, there is something for the whole family at Marks & Spencer.
Nick Batey, General Manager, said: ‘Customers are at the heart of everything we do at Marks & Spencer and we’re delighted to welcome customers to the new look store. It combines the best of our latest Clothing collections and fresh M&S Food, together with our inspiring store environment, exceptional customer service and brand new table-waited café – the first of its kind in the market – to create a truly special experience for customers.”