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Dubai Duty Free marked its 33rd anniversary with a special 25% discount on a wide range of merchandise over three days which began at midnight on 18th December and continued until midnight on the operation’s anniversary day on 20th December. Total sales for the three days topped US$44.33 million. 

 

The anniversary discount for 72 hours resulted in a spending spree at Dubai International and at Al Maktoum International with sales figures on 18th December reaching US$9.67 million and US$9.01 million on 19th December.  On the anniversary day itself, 20th December, Dubai Duty Free daily sales reached US$25.6 million in the 24-hour period.  

 

From a category point of view, Perfume was the highest selling category with sales of US$6.93 million followed by Watches and Cosmetics on 20th December.

 

Over the three-day period (18th, 19th and 20th December), the cash registers recorded a total of 293,903 sales transactions with nearly 102,493 sales transactions alone on 20th December.

  

 



 

 TRIVIA
JANUARY  -  DECEMBER 2016
  

 

ITEM                       QUANTITY SOLD            UNIT OF MEASURE
BEER 9,436,502 CANS
WHISKY 2,897,913 BOTTLES
WINES 1,788,123 BOTTLES
LIQUOR* 7,354,531 BOTTLES
CIGARETTES 3,842,675     CARTONS
CIGARS 16,257,691     PIECES
CAMERAS & ACCS 99,664     PIECES
IPAD ** 9,340     PIECES
IPHONES 43,164     PIECES
TABLET PC'S (OTHER BRANDS) ** 7,882     PIECES
LAPTOPS 7,729     PIECES
MOBILE PHONES (OTHER BRANDS) *** 72,950     PIECES
GOLD 2,711   KILOGRAMS
MAKEUP & SKIN CARE 2,583,931   PIECES
PERFUMES 2,926,225   BOTTLES
SCARF/SHAWL/STOLE 10,266   PIECES
SUNGLASSES 73,068   PIECES
HANDBAGS & SMALL LEATHER 103,539   PIECES
TELEPHONE CARDS/E VOUCHERS 1,072,564   PIECES
WATCHES 213,233   PIECES
CHOCOLATES 2,066   TONNES
DATES 995   TONNES
CAVIAR 459   KILOGRAMS
NUTS 751   TONNES
NIDO 897   TONNES
TANG 975   TONNES
 
* All LIQUOR including WINES & WHISKY but excluding BEER as beer is reported by number of cans sold.
** Sum of Tablet PC's (Other Brands) and IPAD is total number of Tablet PC's sold.
*** Sum of Mobile Phones (Other Brands) and iPhones is total number of MOBILE/SMART PHONES sold.
  
 

 

 TRIVIA

JANUARY  -  SEPTEMBER 2015

ITEM

QUANTITY  SOLD

     UNIT OF MEASURE

BEER 9,504,722     CANS
WHISKY 2,784,653     BOTTLES
WINES 1,788,254     BOTTLES
LIQUOR* 7,342,330     BOTTLES
CIGARETTES 3,984,149     CARTONS
CIGARS 15,918,942     PIECES
CAMERAS & ACCS 124,845     PIECES
IPAD ** 10,657     PIECES
IPHONES 38,057     PIECES
TABLET PC'S (OTHER BRANDS) ** 20,154     PIECES
LAPTOPS 6,951     PIECES
MOBILE PHONES (OTHER BRANDS) *** 92,600     PIECES
GOLD 3,392     KILOGRAMS
MAKEUP & SKIN CARE 2,625,632    PIECES
PERFUMES 3,061,978    BOTTLES
SCARF/SHAWL/STOLE 13,525    PIECES
SUNGLASSES 81.906    PIECES
HANDBAGS & SMALL LEATHER 114,583    PIECES
TELEPHONE CARDS/E VOUCHERS 1,269,242    PIECES
WATCHES 251,825    PIECES
CHOCOLATES 2,327    TONNES
DATES 874    TONNES
CAVIAR 667    KILOGRAMS
NUTS 900   TONNES
NIDO 975   TONNES
TANG 1065   TONNES

   

* All LIQUOR including WINES & WHISKY but excluding BEER as beer is reported by number of cans sold.
** Sum of Tablet PC's (Other Brands) and IPAD is total number of Tablet PC's sold.
*** Sum of Mobile Phones (Other Brands) and iPhones is total number of MOBILE/SMART PHONES sold.