1 of 6
Apple has opened two concessions at Dubai Duty Free in Dubai International Airport’s Terminal 3.
2 of 6
The two Apple shop ‘programs’ offer the full Apple products range, including the iPhone, iPad, Apple watch, Macbook laptops, Apple TV and Apple accessories, Dubai Duty Free said in a statement on Monday.
3 of 6
The shops occupy prime retail space next to gate B15 & A12 in the airport’s new Concourse B, covering 86 sq m and 70 sq m respectively.
4 of 6
Colm McLoughlin, executive vice-chairman and CEO of Dubai Duty Free, said: “With the Apple shop program in Concourse B being the largest in any travel retail in the world, this is a very exciting development for Dubai Duty Free and our customers. They will enjoy the design, layout and products, along with first-class customer experience and product knowledge.”
5 of 6
Since the opening of the new Apple shop concessions Apple has seen an 8 percent rise in sales for Apple products, a figure that is expected to rise further, according to the firm.
6 of 6
“Based on our current sales projections, we expect Apple sales to reach AED220 million ($61 million) this year,” McLoughlin said.