Ooredoo opens new Franchise Store in Saham
As part of their plans to be accessible in all areas of the Sultanate, Ooredoo opened its first franchise store in Saham, in a strategic partnership with Khimji Ramdas. Inaugurated by H.E. Sheikh Ali bin Mansoor Al Busaidi, Wali of Saham, the new store will be managed and operated by Khimji Ramdas in line with Ooredoo’s concept stores, ensuring that customers in Al Batinah continue to enjoy the great customer experience and value added products and services known to Ooredoo.
“We are ambitious with our plans to extend our reach and provide customers with the service that they deserve. Keeping this in mind, we started to roll-out a franchise expansion plan, through which we will be partnering with renowned retail chains to reach more customers across the country. Our first franchise store in Al Batinah will give our customers in Sahamgreat value, more choice, and allow them to enjoy everything that we have on offer,” said Feras al Shaikh, Director of Consumer Sales at Ooredoo.
He added, “Our partnership with Khimji Ramdas is the beginning of a relationship that will bring exponential benefits to local communities by combining our joint retail expertise, network and commitment to serve the nation.”
In addition to being Ooredoo’s first franchise store in Oman, the new outlet is also the company’s 30th overall, contributing to its retail network growth across Oman. The agreement is part of a new phase of franchise expansion plan that will aim to further enhance Ooredoo’s customer reach and will see more stores opening in the future.