Dubai: A Saudi-based leading Quick Service Restaurant operator Alamar Foods (Alamar) confirmed the opening of their milestone 600th Domino’s store. The company is the Master Franchisee of Domino’s Pizza in the Middle East, North Africa, and Pakistan (MENAP), and Dunkin’ in Egypt as well as Morocco.
The celebration took place in Uptown Mirdif in Dubai. Mr. Russell Weiner, the CEO of Domino’s Pizza, Mr. Ibrahim AlJammaz, the chairman of Alamar Foods, and Mr. Filippo Sgattoni, the group CEO of Alamar Foods, all attended the event. Further attendees at the occasion included Mr. Shobhit Tandon, Chief Operating Officer of Domino’s International Markets at Alamar Foods, Mr. Ibrahim AlSuhaibani, Chief Operating Officer of Domino’s KSA and Art D’Elia, Executive VP of Domino’s Pizza International.
Mr. Russel Weiner, Domino’s Pizza CEO, stated that, “We always believe that our number-one asset is our relationship with our franchisees. Alamar Foods have played an important role in the successful expansion of Domino’s in the MENAP region. We are delighted to partner with Alamar Foods because of their rich history in franchising and operations.”
The UAE has always remained a strategic market for Alamar Foods, and by expanding in the UAE, Alamar has created more opportunities for talented individuals to join their workforce and be a part of their success story.
Mr. Filippo Sgattoni, Group CEO at Alamar Foods, remarked that, “We are proud to celebrate this momentous occasion and delighted to welcome everyone to the 600th Domino’s store located at Uptown Mirdif, Dubai. We are happy to lead the category through innovation in product and technology, aimed to enhance the customer experience. I would encourage our customers to witness the same in this new Pizza Theater design.”
“The Company is committed to support the region by focusing on local talents, building partnerships with local industry leaders and connecting with the local community,” Mr. Sgattoni added.