Being the only winning Mall from Qatar, Doha Festival City was crowned ‘Best Shopping Destination -Qatar 2021’ by Global Brands Magazine (GBM), one of the largest global brand publications. Each year, GBM conducts a series of awards for companies that have stood out as industry leaders, demonstrating exceptional service and unique vision.
The Global Brands Magazine awards are established to honour excellence in performance across industries. Festival City was selected by an external research team, from a very competitive group of entrants, all of whom demonstrated unique and exceptional service delivery towards the evolving entertainment and leisure sectors. Doha Festival City was awarded for its outstanding commitment towards development, customer experience, sustainability, service, and quality.
Furthermore, Doha Festival City received high recognition for its highly-engaging digital marketing and social media strategy, winning the ‘Best Digital Integrated Campaign’ Award for its Bon Appetit – Food Festival Campaign which was held in partnership with Qatar National Tourism Council (QNTC) .
The Global Feather Awards are designed to acknowledge key industry players for their massive accomplishments and contributions across various sectors, such as digital marketing and social media. The awards are bestowed annually to encourage comprehensive improvement across each sector.
Robert Hall, Doha Festival City General Manager, said: “We are incredibly honoured to receive such valuable recognition from two prestigious industry awards. At Doha Festival City, we are passionate about providing unique experiences for our guests and supporting the community of Qatar. We are proud for being recognized for our exceptional achievements, as well as for the innovation in our marketing and social media approach”.
Doha Festival City trading hours are from 10:00 to 00:00, with an option to trade until 01:00 for all retailers, and 02:00 for F&B outlets operating for takeaway and delivery. The Hypermarket will be open continuously from 09:00 to 00:00.