SIG is expanding its portfolio of paper straws to increase the range of options available to beverage manufacturers, who want to provide consumers with the best convenient and sustainable paper alternative to single use plastic straws.
Taking the first step towards the Group’s 2020 expansion plans, Nikai Electronics, UAE’s homegrown brand and one of the top consumer electronic labels in the GCC, commenced its operations in Egypt earlier this month. The operation setup is expected to build on the organization’s consistent success and further add onto the capabilities of the existing market in Cairo.
REDTAG, the Middle East’s leading value fashion and homeware brand, has bagged the RetailME Award 2021 for the ‘Most Admired Brand Campaign of the Year’. Presented by the Middle East Retail Forum, RetailME Awards recognizes regional trailblazers, innovators, and trendsetters across over 25 categories.
Majid Al Futtaim is furthering plans to make its Carrefour stores more digitized and energy efficient with the support of technology from Schneider Electric. By the end of 2021, over one hundred Carrefour’s stores in the UAE will use Schneider Electric’s EcoStruxure Retail Advisor software and internet-connected hardware to benchmark energy consumption and optimize usage throughout the United Arab Emirates as a pilot with plans to expand the technology to cover more of Carrefour’s stores across the Middle East and North Africa in line with Majid Al Futtaim’s ambition of becoming Net Positive by 2040.