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Jo Malone Sets Up Shop in Dubai Duty Free

August 1, 2012



Officials from the Estée Lauder Companies Inc. (from L to R) on hand at the Jo Malone opening were Jean-Charles Seite, VP/general manager-travel retailing Europe-Middle East-Africa; Cedric Prouve, group president; Fabrizio Freda, president and CEO; Olivier Bottrie, president of travel retailing worldwide. Also pictured are Colm McLoughlin, executive vice chairman of Dubai Duty Free; and Saba Tahir, vice president-purchasing, Dubai Duty Free.
• UNITED ARAB EMIRATES: Top executives from Estée Lauder Companies Inc., including Fabrizio Freda, president and CEO, joined Dubai Duty Free’s executive vice chairman for the official inauguration of Jo Malone London. The new retail shop joins Dubai Duty Free’s Perfume and Cosmetics category, which currently accounts for 21% percent (YTD) of the retail operation’s turnover, which is expected to reach $1.64 billion this year.

“We are delighted with the successful launch of this Jo Malone in Dubai Duty Free where existing clients of the brand will be able to purchase their favorite products, experience new ones and where new consumers will be able to experience the world of Jo Malone London,” said Jean-Charles-Seite, vice president/general manager Estée Lauder travel retail EMA.
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