Since it opened in 1986, the retail
complex has won countless awards
for marketing, quality, efficiency,
advertising and business enterprise.
Brilliantly researched and designed,
Abu Dhabi Duty Free pioneered
the shop-in-shop concept with
branded corners for various prestigious
international brands such as Gucci,
Versace, Christian Dior, Yves
St.Laurent and many more, their
open layouts making it easy for
customers to browse and choose.
There are no counters, no queues
and no aggressive sales people.
for the merchandise, the range
is vast and exciting with gold
and electronic items being the
biggest sellers. Local antiques
and souvenirs are sold here too,
sharing the space with international
branded goods, including watches,
fashions, cameras, toys, perfumes
and leathergoods. Small purchases
are equally well covered- a book
to read on the plane, confectionery
to take home to the children,
or necessities like pharmaceuticals
and toiletries, all displayed
in a spectacular setting.