Under the terms of the MoU, Majid Al Futtaim Retail is tasked with hand picking local suppliers for its Carrefour stores following stringent safety and hygiene audits, particularly for food commodities.
The 17-megawatt build-own-operate-transfer (BOOT) wheeling agreement will provide Carrefour stores located in Amman, Zarqa, Madaba and Al-Salt with 29 gigawatt-hours of clean energy in the first year of operation
Majid Al Futtaim is predicting 1.5 million online orders this year, up from 4,000 in 2017
Carrefour now has one digital platform that integrates over 100,000 products on its website, in-store kiosks and tablets, and mobile app, and will automate its back-end logistics to support it.
Carrefour Bites and More by the Shore will be operational six days a week, from 10am to 6pm (subject to weather conditions) and will be capable of serving superyacht tenders, jet skiers and even beach goers.
New scan&go system allows customers to scan and bag the items they wish to purchase as they shop, eliminating the need to queue at checkout
Carrefour's new warehouse in Dubai is four times the size of any distribution facility in the region previously operated by the organisation.