Dubai, UAE – Brace yourself for an exhilarating adventure as The Retail People Magazine proudly presents its Q2 Issue 35, unveiling the awe-inspiring theme, “Powering the Future of Retail with Cutting-Edge Technology.” Get ready to be captivated by a world where technology reigns supreme, propelling us into a future filled with limitless possibilities.

This extraordinary edition takes you on a deep dive into the dynamic realm of retail, where innovation is the driving force that shapes the industry. At the heart of it all is the featured cover story, shining the spotlight on the trailblazing Yardi Middle East. Said Haider, Senior Director of Middle East Sales for Yardi, together with his team, Ali Radwan, Yasmin Zaria, Rami Abou Ghanem and Haitham Hassoun, shared how they successfully identified and built requirements within the region into their products to provide clients with innovative technology solutions that will fundamentally change how we live, work and play, including how we utilize space. 

Witness how Yardi’s revolutionary cloud-based technology has transformed the real estate landscape, paving the way for groundbreaking advancements. Gain exclusive insights as we uncover key trends and untapped opportunities in the rapidly expanding Middle Eastern real estate market.

But that’s just the beginning. Prepare to be enthralled by a plethora of captivating articles that offer a comprehensive overview of the retail landscape in Saudi Arabia, Bahrain, and the UAE. From revitalizing retail assets to embracing frictionless shopping experiences, we explore the innovative strategies that are reshaping the very foundations of shopping centres.

And that’s not all! RPM Issue 35 goes beyond traditional retail boundaries to showcase the enduring presence of cinema in the retail experience. Discover the magic that unfolds when two worlds collide, offering shoppers an immersive and unforgettable journey.

As you navigate through the pages, RPM signature sections, News Brief and What’s New, will keep you informed about the latest industry happenings and innovations. Stay ahead of the curve with the most relevant insights and insider knowledge at your fingertips.

The Retail People Magazine extends its sincere gratitude to Yardi Middle East and  esteemed sponsors The Clock Towers Shopping Center, Times Square Center Dubai, Kinan International Real Estate Development Company, Azad Properties and Marie France for their invaluable contributions. It is through their unwavering support that RPM and MECS+R continue to push boundaries and shape the future of retail together. RPM would like to acknowledge all the contributors to this edition who shared their invaluable insights and contributions.