American Eagle Outfitters opens new store in Dubai

09/11/2011 - Dubai Investment News Posted by Neil King
American Eagle Outfitters opens new store in Dubai

Property investors and other business operators with interests in the Middle East could soon see Dubai credentials as an international retail hub given a significant boost.That is after US retail giant American Eagle Outfitters (AEO) announced that it has opened its largest store in the emirate.The store is located in the hugely-popular Deira City Centre and offers customers 967 square feet of shopping space, AME Info reported.Dubai now boasts a number of the firm's retail units, with shops in Mirdiff City Centre, Mall of the Emirates and The Dubai Mall."The new store is also the first AEO store in the region to feature an 'Accessory Shop' offering customers a larger variety of footwear, bags and jewellery," the news provider explained."Designed with wood panelling and all new concrete tiled flooring, the store has an authentic American ambiance."Dubai has seen a number of top brand names flock to its shopping centres in recent months, with Christian Louboutin just one of the high-profile names on offer.