DOHA, Qatar – Qatar Airways and Qatar Duty Free are heralding the height of summer with a global discount for all travellers to enjoy on their next trip from Hamad International Airport, (HIA) Doha, simply by checking in online. The convenience of online check-in and downloading the boarding pass at home provides a seamless airport experience and passengers will be rewarded with a discount to shop at one of the world’s top airport retail spaces.
Every passenger who checks in online for their Qatar Airways flight this summer will receive a 10 per cent discount for redemption at participating Qatar Duty Free stores in HIA. A voucher will be available for passengers to download upon completion of online check-in via qatarairways.com and can be redeemed when they arrive at HIA.
Qatar Airways Group Chief Executive, His Excellency, Mr. Akbar Al Baker said: “Our focus is always on providing the very best travel experience and value for our passengers, from booking their journey to reaching their final destination. This summer passengers can enjoy seamless travel when they are Going Places with Qatar Airways, starting with online check-in and continuing with our esteemed shopping at Qatar Duty Free.
“QDF is an integral part of the Qatar Airways group, and as one of the leading duty free operators in the Middle East offers all travellers the highest quality and selection of international retail brands and restaurants available, catering to all tastes and needs, and delivering signature Qatar Airways hospitality and award-winning customer service.”
Travellers can enjoy preparing for their summer holiday in style with QDF’s wide selection of brands, from high street stores to international designers and exclusive luxury boutiques. QDF provides a shopping environment where passengers can get the best looks, trends, inspiration, and shopping picks to take on their travels to any destination in Qatar Airways’ global network.
As part of the summer promotion passengers can choose from a wide variety of duty free products at amazing prices, from Tiffany, Burberry, TAG Heuer, Chopard, and Bulgari, Harrods, Michael Kors, Coach, Perfumes, Cosmetics and Skincare, Godiva chocolates, Swarovski jewellery and gifts from Marmalade Market.
Qatar Duty Free’s outlets and passengers will discover a tempting array of products inside HIA’s departure terminal, from cosmetics to designer labels, all perfect purchases for those venturing on summer vacations, as well as for business travellers who are keen to benefit from the offer.
About Qatar Duty Free:
Qatar Duty Free (QDF) operates the retail experience at Hamad International Airport (HIA) in addition to an outlet at Doha Port. The innovative, award-winning duty free operator has enjoyed consistent double-digit growth year-on-year and is now the second largest duty free operator in the Middle East.
QDF scored a hat trick at the Duty Free News International Global Awards in 2015, receiving three prestigious awards: Global Travel Retailer of the Year (for the third consecutive year); Airport Travel Retailer of the Year; and Best New Shop Opening for its Marmalade Market concept. QDF also collected the Best New Store prize for its Samsung Experience space at HIA in the DFNI 2015 Product Awards. The travel retailer was also awarded Best New Fashion and Accessories Promotion for the live QDF Giorgio Armani autumn/winter 2015/2016 catwalk showcase.
QDF is the proud sponsor of Qatar ExxonMobil Men’s Open, Commercial Bank Qatar Masters Golf Championship, Qatar Total Open women’s tennis tournament and Doha Rugby 1st XV.
At Hamad International Airport, Qatar Duty Free offers 40,000 square metres of combined retail, food and beverage facilities, establishing the retailer as a premier shopping and dining destination. With more than 70 retail outlets offering an unprecedented selection of designer labels, fashion, electronics, gourmet foods and much more, QDF at Hamad International Airport caters to all tastes and needs. In addition, more than 30 cafes and restaurants offer a sumptuous selection of global and local cuisine.
For further information contact:
Qatar Airways Group, Corporate Communications Department
Tel: +974 4022 2200, Fax: +974 4022 5350