New Virgin Megastore opens in Riyadh’s Hayat Mall
Virgin Megastore celebrated the opening of its latest megastore, located in Hayat Mall, Riyadh, with a gala event on Nov. 7.
“We are expanding our chain of Virgin Megastores in key locations to meet the needs of the Kingdom’s fast-growing population,” said Virgin Megastore CEO in Saudi Arabia, Mohammad Ramadan. “Since our core customer base is predominantly youthful we specialize in offering an innovative home entertainment shopping experience that includes both local and international taste delivered by a young Saudi and Arab sales team.”
Featuring a light show and free gifts to customers, the opening event was attended by VIPs welcomed by Ramadan. Guests included Richard Wildash, deputy head of missions at the British Embassy, Paul Hardy, acting director of the UK Department for International Trade in Saudi Arabia, and Hatim Abduljabbar, COO of Ayan Holding.
Virgin Megastores is a one-stop shop for all entertainment needs, offering a high level of customer service and a range of products including computers and accessories, electronics and multimedia, gaming, books, gadgets, gifts, music and movies, and house gadgets. There is also a counter selling tickets for events and concerts.
Virgin Megastore is a global leader in retail entertainment with over 40 stores throughout the Middle East where it caters to local cultures through events, activities and support of local artists.
Virgin Megastore is currently located in Riyadh, Jeddah and the Eastern Province, and it aims to open more megastores across the Kingdom in 2018. It was established in Saudi Arabia in 2008.
The opening of the store was attended by Mohammad Ramadan, Richard Wildash, Paul Hardy and Hatim Abduljabbar, in addition to other guests.