The brand makes a very positive assessment of its first decade in Dubai and unveils an entirely remodeled ground floor for its anniversary, welcoming new luxury brands including Louis Vuitton, Dior, Fendi, Celine, Valentino, Gucci, Givenchy, Chloe and LOEWE
After a very successful first decade in Dubai, Galeries Lafayette is delighted to celebrate the beginning of a new chapter of its history at the heart of the city’s most iconic mall by offering its local and international clients an entirely remodeled ground floor.
This new floor, which will be inaugurated in February, welcomes highly-coveted world-class luxury brands and offers an unparalleled shopping experience.
Already presenting a curated selection of fashion, design, beauty, home decor and culinary boutiques, Galeries Lafayette aims to bring its premium luxury experience to the next level While it already exclusively houses Valentino, Givenchy, Celine in The Dubai Mall, this new floor will now also welcome Louis Vuitton, Dior, Fendi Gucci, Chloe and LOEWE. Designed to conceptualize the discreet essence of each unique luxury boutique, the brands are housed adjoining each other around the perimeter of the accessories department.
Galeries Lafayette is the first department store in the Middle East to offer local and international brands in addition to high-end luxury, all under one roof. “In the past 10 years, we have progressed and come a long way into developing Galeries Lafayette Dubai. We are thrilled to offer our customers exclusive experiences by welcoming these luxury brands and enhancing the shopping journey within a truly French spirit,” said Pascal Abchée, General Manager of Galeries Lafayette Dubai.
Commenting on this new milestone, Galeries Lafayette CEO Nicolas Houzé declared: “We are delighted to be celebrating the 10th anniversary of the Galeries Lafayette Dubai store with our long-lasting partner, the Abchée family. Over the last decade, the store has anchored itself strongly in the local retail scene and strengthened our brand’s awareness in the region by matching our Arab clients’ expectations for a well-curated premium luxury fashion selection. We are confident that the remodelled floor we are inaugurating today will further contribute to enhancing the Galeries Lafayette shopping experience.”
The 10th Anniversary Celebration will include special customizations and exclusive pieces from these luxury boutiques, as well as a special celebrity performing at the event. Michelin Chef Greg Malouf, known for his innovative and modern take on Middle Eastern food, will also be participating in the celebrations by curating a special menu. Galeries Lafayette Le Gourmet Catering team has been industry recognized as one of the leading event catering in the region offering full event solutions to clients own homes, offices, and venues through bespoke menus and exceptional services.
Galeries Lafayette, the one-stop destination catering to all markets, aims to offer continued exclusivities from varied brands as a major aspect of an extraordinary shopping experience.