Online boutique Little Wren has announced that it is relocating to Dubai, UAE, where it will now head its operations.
Little Wren is owned by Emirati Aisha Alkhaja, who has said she sees potential for business opportunities by relocating to Dubai.
Alkhaja said: “I have big plans for Little Wren next year, and re-locating back to the Middle East is part of the strategy to not only centralise distribution, but to fill a gap in the market.”
Little Wren is an international business and plans to open an office and distribution warehouse in Dubai, according to Alkhaja.
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