Kim Kardashian makes her signature Millions of Milkshakes shake at Dubai’s Atlantis, The Palm
Kim and her mother Kris Jenner create their signature Millions of Milkshakes shakes
- Kim’s shake features healthier options, Strawberries, Bananas and Pineapple shake with Rainbow sprinkles; Kris’ shake is Ferrero-Rocher chocolate, vanilla ice-cream and caramel-based
- Both shakes will be on menu at the new Millions of Milkshakes, The Dubai Mall from tomorrow
Dubai, UAE, 13th October, 2011: Kim Kardashian and her mother Kris Jenner have arrived at Atlantis, The Palm in Dubai! The stars are in the Emirate for the launch of the first-ever Millions of Milkshakes outside of the US, thanks to a partnership with UAE exclusive franchise holder Emirates Hospitality Group. Excited to be in Dubai, on their first ever trip to the Middle East, the pair revealed the ingredients of their new signature milkshakes, which will be on sale at Millions of Milkshakes, The Dubai Mall with immediate effect. Tomorrow, on Friday 14th October, the pair is set to open the new Millions of Milkshakes store at The Dubai Mall, where they will recreate the shakes in a Grand Opening ceremony.
Speaking from a press conference at Atlantis The Palm, where the Reality TV star and Entrepreneur is also staying, Kim Kardashian said, “I am so happy to be in Dubai, with my Mom to launch my new shake. I’m very health-conscious, so I’ve chosen a fruity and nutritious drink that I hope my fans enjoy. I’m so looking forward to meeting my fans tomorrow at The Dubai Mall for the opening ceremony of Millions of Milkshakes. My family and I love to visit Millions of Milkshakes in LA, and I am certain that the people of the United Arab Emirates will love the Millions of Milkshakes experience too”
Earlier this week it was announced that thanks to Emirates Hospitality and Millions of Milkshakes, mother and daughter will appear at The Dubai Mall’s Fashion Catwalk following the opening ceremony at the Millions of Milkshakes store, for a live interview with MBC’s Joelle Mardinian. ‘An Audience with Kim Kardashian and Kris Jenner’ will take place at around 9pm, and fans are advised to arrive early for the free-entry event.
‘Mom-ager’, Kris Jenner said. “Kim and I have always wanted to see the Middle East. We had heard so much about Dubai, and we are absolutely thrilled to be here. Kim and I have been blown away by the warm welcome from the people of the UAE, and we are very much looking forward to visiting the new Millions of Milkshakes store at The Dubai Mall tomorrow and making our shakes for fans. My milkshake is chocolate and caramel based, as I have always had a sweet tooth!”
Accompanied by the crew of their hit E! TV show Kourtney and Kim take New York, Kim and Kris will remain in the UAE for the next four days and have a busy schedule ahead of them as they soak in as many of the local sights as possible, and enjoying themselves at Atlantis, The Palm.
Sheeraz Hasan, Founder and CEO of Millions of Milkshakes, said, “It’s great to have Kim and Kris here in Dubai to open the first Millions of Milkshakes in the Middle East. They are our guests in at the Atlantis, and in the UAE and the Millions of Milkshakes team will show them all of the sights in the upcoming days – we have desert trips planned, camel rides and traditional Arabic food, as well as a trip to see the tallest building in the world, the Burj Khalifa.”
Confident in the success of the all-American milkshake concept, where customers can design their own shake, local partner Emirates Hospitality and the Millions of Milkshakes team are already thinking about opening a second Millions of Milkshakes in the region, and considering other high profile stars to invite to make their own signature shakes.
Mr. Aldaba Saif Al Darmaki, Chairman, Emirates Hospitality, said: “I can confirm that we are already looking into future UAE and Gulf locations for the next Millions of Milkshakes outlet”.
For more information on Millions of Milkshakes, please visit www.millionsofmilkshakes.ae
For more information on Atlantis, The Palm please visit www.atlantisthepalm.com
About Millions of Milkshakes
Millions of Milkshakes is a family milkshake bar, where every teenager wants to be seen and where parents can’t get their children to leave. The concept is simple – customers design their own perfect milkshake with over 50 delicious toppings to choose from. Any of these toppings can be blended with a choice of ice cream, non-fat yogurt or non-dairy ice cream to make their own custom shake or sundae. The Millions of Milkshakes menu is designed purely by the customer’s choice, ranging from healthy alternatives to candy, chocolates, cereals or protein boosts. Whatever the customer desires, Millions of Milkshakes gives them a milkshake tailored to their own taste.
About Atlantis, The Palm, Dubai
Atlantis, The Palm is a 1,539 room, ocean-themed destination resort located at the centre of the crescent of the man-made Palm Island in Dubai. This US$1.5 billion joint venture project was developed with Dubai Government owned, Istithmar. Opened in September 2008, the resort utilises the 46 hectares site with 17 hectares of water park amusement, further marine and entertainment attractions and a collection of some of the most renowned restaurants including Nobu, Ronda Locatelli, Ossiano and Rostang-The French Brasserie. Atlantis, The Palm offers an unprecedented entertainment centre, an impressive collection of luxury boutiques and shops and extensive meeting and convention facilities. It is home to one of the largest open-air marine habitats in the world, with some 65,000 marine animals in lagoons and displays including The Lost Chambers, a maze of underwater corridors and passageways providing a journey through ancient Atlantis.