Gourmet food business, Bateel International has entered the Kuwait market with a boutique and café.
Located in Avenues Mall, the boutique will feature the company’s full range of gourmet products, such as dates, chocolate, praline, truffles, nuts and dressings.
Dr. Ata Atmar, managing director, Bateel International said: “Bateel’s launch in Kuwait follows our recent successful expansion in Riyadh and marks the continuation of an important year of growth for our brand. 2016 is also a milestone year, as we will be celebrating an impressive 25 years since the launch of our first boutique.”
The cafe will offer an elevated casual dining experience with Mediterranean cuisine.
Spencer Ayers, general manager, Café Bateel commented: “We are proud to introduce Café Bateel to Kuwait, a country well-known for dining out, food connoisseurs and premium brands. We believe the brand is perfectly suited for the market.”
Bateel has a presence in 14 countries, with over 40 boutiques and 16 cafés across the globe.
For the first time, the company has partnered with interior design agency, Bishop UK to tailor the look and feel of the outlet for the Kuwait market.
The boutique and café combined spans more than 4,500 square feet, with the café seating up to 150 guests and featuring a balcony terrace on the first floor.
Tina Memic, general manager, Bateel Retail added: “The prestigious retail location, among the most luxurious brands, positions the Bateel boutique in a prime location for customers.”