Starbucks opens at Muscat Grand Mall
Starbucks, the global coffee giants opened their newest outlet in the heart of the city during Eid al Fitr, with their latest retail store in Muscat Grand Mall giving cause for celebration to coffee enthusiasts in the capital. The newly opened Starbucks is conveniently located to the Cinema and Food court areas and is directly adjacent to the heart of the Mall where events and promotions give prominence to its location.
The Starbucks kiosk is unique in its design, materials and layout, carefully studied to complement both the elements in its surrounding context and also the inspiration of the Omani landscape into the design concept. The contemporary feel, partially enclosed with natural wood elements seen in the balustrading details and casework carrying English and Arabic burnt text compliment the localized coffee story to the store.
The opening of the new Starbucks kiosk added to the Mall’s Eid al Fitr celebrations, which witnessed an enormous turnout during the holiday period, welcoming visitors not only from the Sultanate, but from across the region.
Hassan Jaboub, General Manager of Muscat Grand Mall commented on the opening. He said, “At Muscat Grand Mall, we wanted to provide easy access to coffee lovers everywhere to the brands that they love, and this new Starbucks outlet adds to our already existing diverse options available to customers.”
Since 1971, Starbucks has been committed to ethically sourcing and roasting the highest quality Arabica coffee in the world. Today, with stores around the globe, the company is the premier roaster and retailer of specialty coffee in the world. Through an unwavering commitment to excellence and strong guiding principles, Starbucks bring a unique experience to life for every customer through every cup. The MGM store arrangement focuses on functionality both in layout and seating styles displaying comfort and café style arrangements for all visitors to enjoy. The Starbucks iconic word mark and ‘green dot’ prominently located to give the Brand prominence and visibility for all Starbucks loyal customers of the Sultanate. Reuters