Ali Bin Ali Holding’s iSpot achieves new feat, recognized as number 1 Apple Premium Reseller in the world

Adding a new feather in Ali Bin Ali Holding’s cap, the iSpot store at Doha Festival City has been recognized as the Number 1 Apple Premium Reseller in the world in Q3 2020.

iSpot is part the Group’s Consumer Electronics Division – Prime Distribution & Trading Company.

iSpot, an Apple Premium Reseller, achieved the best rating ever based on the latest Apple Audit Report and was ranked Number 1 out of 400+ resellers around the globe. The ranking is given to stores with 100% audit results, which account for a limited number of stores in the world.

Apple Inc. conducted an audit session by last Q2 and Q3 2020, wherein iSpot had the best rate ever by achieving 100% compliance with the Apple standard planogram and guidelines for an Apple Store. iSpot succeed in meeting Apple’s expectations in terms of store look, display, stock, staff training and performance, and best customer experience.

Speaking about the latest achievement, General Manager of Prime Distribution & Trading Company Mr. Mohammad Imran said: “We are extremely proud to ensure the best achievement ever for the Apple business and promise to continue providing the best service to our customers.

“The formula for iSpot’s success has been a strategy to move away from a typical retail sales focus to a more customer-centric approach. Our high levels of expertise are widely recognized by Apple Inc. and thus, we are the only company in Qatar holding the following accreditations: Apple Premium Reseller, Apple Solutions Expert for Education and Authorized Service Provider.”

Congratulations to iSpot & ABA Holding for the fabulous achievement!

Dohatna Innovative Distribution organizes annual meet

Ali Bin Ali Holding’s Dohatna Innovative Distribution organized an annual meet event at Marriott Marquis City Center Doha Hotel on January 29, 2020.

The first edition of the meet was meant to recognize and appreciate the best- performing partners in different categories for Dohatna’s Samsung business division.

The evening was also used as a platform to launch some new innovative Samsung devices – the Galaxy Note10 Lite, S10 Lite and A71.

Apart from the General Manager of Dohatna Innovative Distribution, Mr. Mohammad Imran, and his staff, also present at the event were representatives from LuLu Hypermarket, Carrefour Qatar, Qatar Duty Free and other major electronics retailers in the country.

Opening the event, Mr. Imran said: “It is a pleasure to welcome all our partners here today and I take this opportunity to thank all of you for your support. This is our humble effort to appreciate and recognize your contribution. We take pride in being associated with all of you and hope our relationship gets stronger in the days to come.”

Although the meet was to appreciate all partners of Dohatna Innovative Distribution, some partners deserved special recognition and were awarded.

The Outstanding Best Performing Partners for 2019 awarded in different segments are: Samsung Display Solution – Retro Technical Services; Samsung Monitors – Plus One Solution; Entry Level Category – Ansar Gallery; Mid-Range Category – Safari Mobile; Accessories & Wearable – Qatar Duty Free; Flagship Samsung Devices – Techno Blue; Market share Improvement Category – Carrefour Qatar; and Overall Category – LuLu Qatar.

The evening concluded with a raffle draw and a delectable dinner.

 

Dohatna Innovative Distribution hosts exclusive Galaxy Fold event in Qatar

Ali Bin Ali Holding’s Dohatna Innovative Distribution, the official partner of Samsung Electronics, organized a special event in Doha on November 27 to offer high-profile guests a first-hand experience of the Galaxy Fold and a chance to discover Samsung’s largest-ever mobile display as well as multiple functionalities.

The exclusive event highlighted how the Galaxy Fold brings together the best of the smartphone and tablet experiences, folding them into one device.

 

Present at the exclusive event, held at Galeries Lafayette Doha’s Wahaj restaurant in 21 High st –Katara, were the Chairman & President of Ali Bin Ali Holding, Mr. Adel Ali Bin Ali; Vice-Chairman & EVP of Ali Bin Ali Holding, Mr. Nabeel Ali Bin Ali; General Manager of Dohatna Innovative Distribution, Mr. Mohammad Imran; Managing Director of Samsung Electronics Qatar & Kuwait, Mr. JungHeum Shin; and other officials from Dohatna’s Samsung Qatar team.

 

Welcoming everyone, Mr. Adel Ali Bin Ali said: “We are glad to be a part of this new chapter of mobile device history in Qatar. Our relationship with Samsung Electronics is not new and we hope to join hands with them in launching many more innovative products in Qatar.”

 

The Galaxy Fold has a 4.6-inch cover display and, when unfolded, the device reveals the world’s first 7.3-inch Infinity Flex Display, offering endless multitasking possibilities. The Galaxy Fold is also equipped with six versatile cameras from cover to cover, allowing you to snap a photo whenever and wherever while offering you flexibility in function as well as form. With a next-generation AP chipset and 12GB of RAM, the Galaxy Fold can achieve powerful performance.

 

Mr. JungHeum Shin said: “Samsung and Dohatna Innovative Distribution share a long-standing partnership and are continually looking for new ways to deliver the best possible mobile experiences to customers in Qatar. The category-defining Galaxy Fold is designed to inspire and unlock new mobile experiences, as evident in today’s event.”

 

The Galaxy Fold comes with 12GB of RAM and 512GB internal storage in Space Silver and Cosmos Black colors.

OPPO, in association with PDTC, launches its first retail store in Qatar

 

On October 31, the leading global smartphone brand, OPPO – in association with its exclusive distributor in Qatar, Prime Distribution and Trading Company (PDTC) – ceremoniously launched the first OPPO Retail Store in Qatar. It is also the first OPPO Brand Store in the Middle East.

Present at the inauguration ceremony was the General Manager of PDTC, Mr. Mohammad Imran, Sales Director of OPPO Middle East Mr.Vikas Pachnanda and OPPO Qatar Country Manager Ms.Yuan Meng.

Speaking about the new venture, Mr. Imran said: “Our association with OPPO is not new and we are glad to partner with them in launching their first store in Qatar. The brand is performing exceptionally well and is one of the top players in the region.”

The new OPPO Retail Store has the full brand line-up of mobile phones and accessories and has been designed to engage customers while encouraging them to explore and appreciate the craftsmanship and technological features of OPPO’s product range.

Also, the store has an after-sales station that can provide customer support and assistance, including walk-in repair for OPPO mobile devices.

The store is located at Plaza Mall, Building No. 355, Zone 56, Street 100, Asian Town, Doha.

ABA Group’s Prime Distribution Trading Company unleashes OPPO F7 in Qatar

Introducing yet another trendy mobile phone in Qatar, Ali Bin Ali (ABA) Group’s Prime Distribution Trading Company launched the new OPPO F7 on May 13, 2018. Powered by Artificial Intelligence (AI), the F7 takes smartphone technology to new heights.

The new phone was ceremoniously launched at a special event at Holiday Inn Doha – The Business Park in the presence of media and selected guests. Ali Bin Ali Group FMCG COO Mr. Nabil Mourad, General Manager of Prime Distribution Trading Company Mr. Mohammad Imran, OPPO Qatar General Manager Mr. Moffat Zhou and OPPO GCC Sales Director Mr. Vikas Penchanda were present to unveil the new phone.

The event was opened by Mr. Penchandafollowing which a product expert explained the unmatchable features of the smartphone. The product was physically revealed to guests when helium balloons lifted the cover off the product experience table. 

The house was then opened for questions from the media.

Speaking at the launch, Mr. Mourad said: “It is our pleasure to be associated with OPPO GCC and together with them we look forward to introducing the latest technologies in Qatar.”

Mr. Imran was very positive about the new phone and said: “The F7 is the perfect package with amazing features, smooth performance and an attractive industrial design. It offers consumers a better user experience and is sure to become a favorite.”

The mobile phone is priced at QR1,249 for the version with 4GB RAM and 64GB ROM. The 128GB edition is priced at QR1,599. Users have three different color choices to suit their personality – Solar Red, Moonlight Silver and a special Diamond Black edition.

The phones are available across online and offline stores in Qatar.