#STAYHOME, SHOP AND SAVE WITH IMPRESSIVE RETAIL PROMOTIONS TO COINCIDE WITH EID CELEBRATIONS IN DUBAI
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 21 May 2020: As the Eid holiday approaches, so does a whole host of retail promotions from a wide selection of brand favourites across Dubai. Whether residents are looking to accessorise their home, enjoy big savings on their favourite footwear or keep the kids kitted out in fashionable finery, the range of retail promotions and offers taking place throughout Eid in Dubai will be sure to fulfil every shopper’s need. Dubai Festivals and Retail Establishment (DFRE) has highlighted just a few of the many promotions for Eid in Dubai.
Shoppers can browse stores in Mall of the Emirates, City Centre Mirdif or City Centre Deira, online via the mall websites or mobile apps, with the new Trends at your Doorstep or Marketplace channel and be in with the chance of winning big prizes. Those who spend AED 300 or more can win AED 10,000 cash prize or the Golden Ticket instant prizes. Participation is completely digital and contactless, ensuring the safety of all.
Eid shopping can be simple with the dedicated Mercato and Town Centre Jumeriah Eid Shopping Guides. The one-stop shopping destinations have selected the top Eid picks suited for the whole family and created an easy to use gift guides from the wide-range of stores at Mercato Mall and Town Centre Jumeriah, enabling shoppers to easily find everything they need for a special Eid. Both malls will operate from 9pm to 7pm. However, Family entertainment, Vox cinemas, gyms, prayer rooms, will remain closed. Those over 60, and children between three and 12 cannot visit malls, and shoppers must wear masks. People should expect heightened safety measures: for instance, every person entering both malls will have their temperature checked.
Nakheel Mall will have a range of giveaways and shopping vouchers on their social media channels throughout the Eid holiday, as well as an extra special treat with tailor-made gifting hampers by Depachika brimming with everything from condiments, coffee, olive oils, nuts, dates and chocolates. With options to choose from a ready-made themed hamper or a customised version, it’s the ideal surprise for loved ones. Depachika is also teaming up with Mamalu’s Kitchen for a live cooking competition with some of Dubai’s most renowned Chefs and personalities, all of which will be broadcast live on Depachika’s Instagram channel. Those joining in can cook along at home or just watch as the contestants battle it out and vote for their favourites to win.
Banana Republic and Lacoste will host a part-sale with 30 per cent off on selected items. Other fashion brand offers include Gap, Ted Baker, Armani Exchange, Moschino, Georgio Armani, DVF, Brunello Cucinelli, Emporio Armani, Coach and Harvey Nichols, will offer between 30 to 50 per cent off on fashion and clothing. Lululemon, Paul Smith and Kate Spade will give 30 to 60 per cent off, while Balmain, Pierre Cardin and Azzaro will offer 70 to 75 per cent off selected fashion. Marks and Spencer will have a flash 20 per cent off sale online, while American Eagle Outfitters will have a “buy two get the third for free” promotion, which is valid across a selection of fashion items.
Instant rewards await shoppers at Steve Madden with the “buy two get one free” offer and Kurt Geiger with the “buy one get one free” offer. For luxe shoppers, Manolo Blahnik will have a part sale of 25 to 60 per cent off, Giuseppe Zanotti will run a sale with 30 per cent off on selected items, whilst Cole Haan will give 30 per cent off on all items. Shoppers who buy two pairs of shoes at either Carpisa or Le Confort will receive 40 per cent off on all other items at that store. For sports enthusiasts, Dynamic Sports will have a part sale of 25 to 75 per cent off for all trainer and sporting accessory needs.
Self-care has never been more important, and the gift of clear skin, bright eyes and shiny hair never goes out of fashion. A range of beauty offers are available, including Neal’s Yard Remedies which has lots of exclusive bundle promotions to select, Mikyajy will run a “buy two get one free” on selected items, multi-buy offers and 25 per cent off online purchases, while at Yves Rocher beauty aficionados can shop the new e-catalogue bursting full of make-up and skincare products, all now available for doorstep delivery throughout Eid.
Both Bloomingdales Home and Aati will have a part sale of 30 to 50 per cent off on home furnishings and accessories. Tavola will offer a part sale with 25 to 75 per cent off, as well as Home Centre with 25 to 75 per cent off and Home Box with 25 to 50 per cent off – ideal savings for sprucing up the home ahead for the Eid celebrations. At 2XL Furniture and Home Décor, customers shopping online can take advantage of free home delivery throughout the Eid celebrations, and Samsung Gulf Electronics will gift everyone who buys a Samsung QLED 8K TV or Samsung QLED 4K TV online with a complimentary soundbar.
Parents can keep the kids busy over the Eid break by stocking up on toys at LEGO with the “buy two items and get one free” offer, which will include a selection of items. For kids’ fashion on a budget, Abercrombie Kids will offer a saving of AED 100 on purchases of AED 500 or more, as well as a “buy one and get one at half price” on all store items, and TUCTUC will run “buy two get one free” across all items. Emporio Armani Kids will run a 30 to 50 per cent off throughout Eid, and Jacadi will offer big savings on kids clothing with up to 30 per cent off on all items.
RAKBANK is the main sponsor of DFRE’s Eid in Dubai campaign, through which the Bank launched an abundance of offers that customers can take advantage of. RAKBANK credit cardholders will receive a gift card of up to AED 1,500 for all their online spending until 31 May 2020. Customers can opt into the promotion by messaging ‘ECOM’ to 7010 from their registered mobile number. For more information please visit: http://www.visitdubai.com.
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With the ultimate vision of positioning Dubai as the world’s leading tourism destination and commercial hub, Dubai Tourism’s mission is to increase the awareness of Dubai among global audiences and to attract tourists and inward investment into the emirate. Dubai Tourism is the principal authority for the planning, supervision, development and marketing of Dubai’s tourism sector. It markets and promotes the Emirate’s commerce sector,and is responsible for the licensing and classification of all tourism services, including hotels, tour operators and travel agents. Brands and departments within the Dubai Tourism portfolio include Dubai Business Events, Dubai Calendar, and Dubai Festivals and Retail Establishment.