AWARDS

BRG ( Baraka retail group ) award global rising star - Global rising star in Global RLI awards ceremony in London - September 2020

Baraka Retail Group BRG Holding ) awarded as 2020 global Rising star . This award recognizes the entrepreneurial spirit, achievements, and long-term ambitions of up-and-coming retail businesses embarking on an international expansion program.

Through a virtual event this year hosted and aired live from London, United Kingdom, RLI hosts annually an evening of recognition and celebration for the most innovative and imaginative retail and leisure concepts across the globe, through an international global judging panel composed of:

1-PATRICK CHALHOUB CEO

CHALHOUB GROUP

2-ANDREW DARROW CEO

DARROW CONSULTING CORPORATION

3-STEFFEN ERIC FRIEDLEIN 

MANAGING DIRECTOR LEASING AND MEMBER OF THE BOARD ECE

4-STEPHEN JONES DIRECTOR

WOODS BAGOT

5-NIGEL KEENGROUP PROPERTY DIRECTOR JD SPORTS FASHION

6-MANJU MALHOTRA 

CHIEF OPERATING OFFICER HARVEY NICHOLS

7-JAMES QUINN EDITOR

RETAIL & LEISURE INTERNATIONAL

8-JOHN M. SCHREINERSENIOR VICE PRESIDENT, THEATRE DEVELOPMENT | RUSSIA, CIS, MIDDLE EAST, INDIA AND

SOUTH EAST ASIA

IMAX CORPORATION

9-SOHAIL SHAIKHCEO – GLOBAL FRANCHISE BUSINESS HAMLEYS OF LONDON

10-DAVID SYLVESTER EXECUTIVE VICE PRESIDENT OF GLOBAL RETAIL

LAS VEGAS SANDS CORP

11-ROGER WADE 

CEO & FOUNDER BOXPARK

In a special statement, Ahmed Ragab, CEO and executive board member of Baraka Retail group highlighted that it is an honor to be recognized globally again, after being awarded the Middle East retailer in 2017 , and ensured that is confirmed and passionates Baraka retail group vision

and ambition to become one of the top regional retail leaders by 2022, as a milestone prior to international expansion.

Mr.Mohamed Fathy Ragab, BRG Founder, and group Chairman thanked the Baraka retail group 

family and teams, who proudly shared his vision and glorified his 40 years retail journey with this international recognition, and ensured that the baraka retail group team and family was and will always be the main driver and base for any success reached.

About BRG:Baraka Retail Group, fully operates in various divisions, including; optics, fashion, and F&B

In the optics division, it leads the Egyptian retail market, with 40 doors, under 4 different trade marks. Baraka optics , the starting point for Baraka retail group legacy, has been historically trademarked as the house of latest trends and introducing most luxurious brands in the market, since 1984,

from Chanel, Bvlgari, Dolce & Gabbana, Dior, Gucci, Cartier, Boucheron, YSL, Balenciaga, Carrera, Ray-ban, Persol, and many others.

In 2003, Baraka retail group , introduced C&Co to the market, with the promise of the highest levels

of service and latest fashion with a futuristic theme

In 2016, Ray-ban stand-alone store was launched, with confirmed plans to launch more than 10 stores,

with exclusive technology offering a digitalized shopping experience for the first time in the Middle East

In 2019, JOOJ baraka retail group private label stores were introduced to the market offering the latest trends with affordable pricing, within a very colorful and hippy store experience.

In the fashion division, Baraka Retail Group has joint ventures with Apparel Group UAE, since November 2016 to include the following brands: Inglot, Beverly Hills Polo Club, Naturalizer, and Athletes co. With plans to break the 50 stores bench mark before 2022 Baraka Retail Group operates exclusively New balancein Egypt, since 2018.

BRG has also officially launched a fashion line called Mellow in 2020, which is a fast-fashion Moroccan brand operating in Morocco, Tunis, Algeria, UAE, Lebanon, and Kuwait.

In the F&B Division, BRG have a partnership with the delicious group, since2019 to exclusively operate Cilantro, with its new rebranded and revamped experience and offering in shopping malls.

The Group is financially based in DIFC, logistically in DMCC, and operationally based in Egypt.

Baraka Retail Group fully operates and possesses partnerships and joint ventures in 3 different divisions, with 14 brands and across 70+ stores in Egypt, with potential expansion in GCC markets by 2022.

www.BRG-holding.com

BRG - Majid Al Futtaim Best Retailer Award 2018

In its third annual retailer’s award, Majid Al Futtaim Egypt announced, with honor, that Baraka Retail Group is the winner of the Best Retailer Award across all of: Mall of Egypt, City Centre Alexandria and City Centre Maadi. The award was granted on the bases of an exceptional customer service philosophy, highest sales performance per square meter, operational and financial compliance and outstanding participation in trading marketing initiatives over the span of 12 months.

BRG Middle East Retailer - Dubai - May 2017

Retail & Leisure International is world’s only Global Retail and Leisure Magazine and is based in United Kingdom (UK). The magazine’s deal-making arm, RLI Connect, launched a forum exclusively dedicated to the MENA region with the aim to reinvent and inspire. RLI Connect MENA unites a plethora of international brands with Franchise Partners, Owners, Developers and Shopping Centers across the Middle East, GCC, Africa, India and Turkey all in one place – Dubai. Through its partnerships with key institutions and associations around the world, such as BPW Middle East Company, RLI Connect MENA hosts the leaders in retail for two days of one-on-one meetings and unprecedented networking opportunities.

C&CO - Majid Al Futtaim - Best Accessories, Optical, Leather and Handbags 2017

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Baraka Optics - Italian Eyewear Most Valued Business Partner 2014

Certificate of appreciation from Italian Eyewear recognizing Baraka Optics as the most valuable business partner throughout 2014.

BRG - Best Operator 2011

De Rigo vision awarded Baraka Retail Group the Best Operator award in the Middle East in 2011.

BRG - Best Historical Distributor 2007

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BRG - Majid Al Futtaim Best Retailer Award 2018

In its third annual retailer’s award, Majid Al Futtaim Egypt announced, with honor, that Baraka Retail Group is the winner of the Best Retailer Award across all of: Mall of Egypt, City Centre Alexandria and City Centre Maadi. The award was granted on the bases of an exceptional customer service philosophy, highest sales performance per square meter, operational and financial compliance and outstanding participation in trading marketing initiatives over the span of 12 months.

BRG - Retail & Leisure International (RLI) MENA Award 2017

Retail & Leisure International is world’s only Global Retail and Leisure Magazine and is based in United Kingdom (UK). The magazine’s deal-making arm, RLI Connect, launched a forum exclusively dedicated to the MENA region with the aim to reinvent and inspire. RLI Connect MENA unites a plethora of international brands with Franchise Partners, Owners, Developers and Shopping Centers across the Middle East, GCC, Africa, India and Turkey all in one place – Dubai. Through its partnerships with key institutions and associations around the world, such as BPW Middle East Company, RLI Connect MENA hosts the leaders in retail for two days of one-on-one meetings and unprecedented networking opportunities.

C&CO - Majid Al Futtaim Best Accessories, Optical, Leather and Handbags 2017

Majid Al Futtaim Egypt celebrated Baraka Retail Group’s renowned optics and shades brand: C&Co. C&Co received the valuable award in recognition of its excellence in the optics, accessories, leather goods and handbags category.

Baraka Optics - Italian Eyewear Most Valued Business Partner 2014

Certificate of appreciation from Italian Eyewear recognizing Baraka Optics as the most valuable business partner throughout 2014.

BRG - Best Operator 2011

De Rigo vision awarded Baraka Retail Group the Best Operator award in the Middle East in 2011.

BRG - Best Historical Distributor 2007

De Rigo vision company awarded Baraka Retail Group the Best Distributor of Police Eyewear in the Middle East award in 2007.