Old Navy to foray into the UAE

RetailME Bureau

American apparel brand Old Navy will open its first store at Dubai Festival City Mall this November. In line with its global growth strategy, the brand will mark its entry into the UAE.

Following its four franchise-operated stores in the Philippines, Qatar, Kuwait and Saudi Arabia, the UAE will be the fifth franchise market expansion for Old Navy.

Old Navy’s – that’s part of the Gap Inc portfolio of brands including Gap, Banana Republic, Athleta and Intermix – move into the Middle East builds on the success that Gap and Banana Republic have experienced since entering the market in 2007.