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3M Gulf Expands Authorized Autocare Centre Network in United Arab Emirates


UAE, October 2012

New state of the art autocare centre inaugurated in Al Quoz, Dubai by Ferrari Owners Club members

APEX Touch, a key retail partner for 3M Industrial business group today inaugurated a new state of the art 3M Authorized Autocare Centre in Al Quoz, Dubai in the presence of key 3M executives and members of the popular Ferrari Owners Club in Dubai that included Member of board, Mr. Bahaa Abouhatab. .

With the inauguration of the new centre, 3M has now established 20 dedicated authorized autocare centres in the UAE, thereby providing unmatched network, accessibility and convenience to consumers in the country. The newly inaugurated centre will offer 3M’s complete range of automotive solutions including car tinting, paint protection, interior and exterior detailing, DIY range and the entire car care portfolio.

Commenting on the opening of the new authorized centre, Fadi Medlej, General Manager Industrial Business Group– Middle East region said, “3M automotive solutions have been the preferred choice for auto connoisseurs and we are committed to make our professional services and solutions highly accessible to consumers in the UAE. At 3M, we always strive to provide our high tech performance products and professional services to our valued customers at a convenient location. The launch of the new authorized autocare centre is a testament of our resolve and it will prove to be a critical component of the unmatched network of over 100 authorized centres that we continue to establish in theregion”.

He further added, “3M automotive solutions have been at the forefront of product innovation that has enabled a safe, enjoyable and lifestyle enhancing driving experience for consumers across the world. We are confident that with the opening of new authotized centre, auto enthusiasts in Dubai will get an opportunity to experience 3M’s 360 degree autocare solutions’ product offering.”

Rahul Kher, Managing Director and Owner, APEX Touch said, “We are proud of our long collaboration with 3M that has been instrumental in building a strong customer base for our authorized autocare showrooms in the UAE. The new APEX Touch showroom is equipped with the latest 3M autocare solutions that are supplemented with the presence of our professional experts who can guide the customers on the key requirements for their cherished vehicles. The new autocare centre is a best in class showroom in the UAE and it promises to deliver high end car detailing services to auto enthusiasts.”

Recommended by The Global Skin Cancer Foundation, 3MTM Sun Control Films have been providing protection and comfort to occupants in vehicles for over 40 years. These superior films block out almost 100 percent of UV rays from sunlight streaming in through windows. The advanced technology used in 3MTM sun control films also reduce the heat and glare inside the vehicle thereby increasing the comfort of occupants in the vehicle without compromising visibility. 3M is the inventor of the Sun Control technology.

For the past 100 years, 3M’s innovative solutions have been used across various applications by the automobile industry across the world and now the same applications have been tailored for direct consumer application as they are made available across 3M authorized autocare centres.

In order to learn more about the location and services offered by a particular 3M authorized autocare centre, consumers can also dial 800PROTECT, a 24 hour hotline that gives information and contact details of all 3M authorized autocare centres in the UAE. Customers can also visit www.3mgulf.com/autocare

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