The Children’s Place will be expanding outside North America for the first time through franchise agreements in the Middle East.
The specialty retailer has signed two 10-year agreements with the Apparel Group, which will open stores in the Arab Gulf States of United Arab Emirates, Kuwait, Qatar, Bahrain and Oman, and with Fawaz A. Al Hokair & Co. SJSC, which will open stores across Saudi Arabia.
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