Qatar Duty Free opens Samsonite’s first Middle East duty free boutique

By Charlotte Turner |

Qatar Duty Free (QDF) has partnered with leading luggage brand, Samsonite, to open the brand’s first ever duty free store in the Middle East.

 

The store offers the latest range of Samsonite’s sustainable products as well as allowing passengers to personalise their Samsonite purchase with the embossing of their initials.

 

“The Samsonite store will be the ultimate destination for travellers looking for a unique brand experience whilst transiting or departing from the award-winning Hamad International Airport (HIA),” said QDF in a statement.

 

Vice President, Qatar Duty Free, Thabet Musleh, said: “We are delighted to partner with Samsonite to open this first ever duty free boutique of Samsonite in the Middle East at our home and hub, HIA.

 

‘AN EXPERIENCE WORTH TRAVELLING FOR’

“At QDF, we are constantly searching for the very best products and services to offer our customers to enhance their travel experience.

 

The store offers the latest range of Samsonite Sustainable Products as well as allowing passengers to personalise their Samsonite purchase with the embossing of their initials.

The store offers the latest range of Samsonite’s sustainable products as well as allowing passengers to personalise their Samsonite purchases with the embossing of their initials.

“Qatar Duty Free is constantly expanding its offerings by partnering with a range of luxury brands to provide innovative and memorable experiences for our customers, giving them an experience worth travelling for.”

 

Business Head: Samsonite & Tumi Middle East, East Africa, CIS & SAARC, Shaheen Jamil added: “We are pleased to partner with Qatar Duty Free to launch our first Samsonite Duty Free Boutique in the Middle East, giving travellers the opportunity to experience our brand exclusively.

 

“This is the first time we have launched a boutique in partnership with a duty free retailer in the Middle East, and we are delighted to be showcasing our best collection of sustainable as well latest regular products at Qatar Duty Free.”

 

FIFA WORLD CUP

Qatar’s Hamad International Airport, in partnership with Qatar Duty Free, continues to look out for exclusive retail, hospitality and lifestyle experiences to meet the needs of its visitors; a truly global audience.

 

As the Official Airport Partner for the FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022, HIA said it is ‘ready to create memorable experiences for travelling fans from across the globe by hosting the best stores and boutiques and ensuring seamless connectivity though the airport’.

 

As the country gears up to welcome thousands of visitors during the FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022, HIA is preparing to boost its capacity to welcome over 58 million passengers per year.

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