October 6, 2020
The first shopping center in Albania turns 15 years old

QTU marks 15 years this October since the time it opened the doors to the Albanian public for the first time, so it has decided to turn the whole month, into a holiday for everyone.

the first time, so it has decided to turn the whole month, into a holiday for everyone.

During October 2020, entertainment will be guaranteed, as the holidays, surprises, discounts and the donation of 15 Xiaomi electric scooters will be given in the lottery on the 31st, which will take place live in the shopping mall.

QTU (Universe Commercial Center) is the first shopping mall in Albania, as well as the first one to bring an international shopping experience.

QTU has created a lot of emotions and memories to the loyal customers and since then, it has never stopped investing and improving.

For almost two years now, QTU has redesigned and dimensioned its look. The interior parts of the mall are completely new and modern with some new architectural innovations such as: ceiling with natural light, multiplied lighting, corridors with greater ease of passage and added greenery to the space and Food Court.

The shopping experiences and entertainment that QTU offers are innumerable, including the perfect combination of international clothing brands.

But in addition to all that the mall has to offer, there are being taken e strict measures to guarantee the health and safety of everyone.

The covid-19 measures applied in QTU, are very efficient and safer than any other public space in the city through a dedicated staff at the entrance door which measures everyone’s temperature and make sure that people are wearing their masks all the time during their visit there.

Indoor stay in bars and restaurants allowed

From October 1st 2020, the operation of bars and restaurants is allowed indoors, so some of the measures that will be implemented with extreme vigilance will be:

  • At the entrance, a coffee bar or restaurant must offer hand hygiene product to customers and take care of their replenishment. The percentage of active substance must be at least 60%; Employed personnel should wear a protective mask covering their nose and mouth; The bar or restaurant entity must guarantee and respect the distance of 1.5 meters in any activity during service; The restaurant entity should not provide self-service, etc.

“QTU is easily accessible, as it is located just a few minutes from the center of Tirana, on the busiest interurban road Tirana-Durres, so it is easily accessible; it is easily explored, because the format we have preserved and its expansion provide the opportunity of an easy and quick orientation. There are carefully selected stores that promise the ideal quality-price ratio in shopping, there are smart solutions for family entertainment. So QTU is completed in a smart way. And QTU is the smartest choice when it comes to families. ” – says Joana Korimi, marketing manager of Acrem, the company that manages QTU.

Facts and facts about QTU:

  • The first shopping center in the country and the one that created their culture in 2005
  • Completely renovated – 13 December 2018
  • More space, lighting and improved technology
  • New and unique brands. ITX Group, Kids Coton, New Yorker
  • Center where it is bought cheaply and smartly, economically for each category.
  • The area of ​​QTU has increased by 14,000m2 in 2018, reaching a total of 47,000 m2 and 900 parking spaces.
  • 1500 employees, 500 more than before the restoration.
  • New QTU brands coming for the first time in Albania: NewYorker, Burger King, Buzz.
  • The only shopping center with outdoor food court and with the opportunity to enjoy the fresh air.
  • Food court suitable with food for all categories and ages.
  • Cineplexx, all halls offer ultra-modern RealD 3D technology – the halls are equipped with the RealD 3D system, the newest Barco Phosphor Laser projectors and the JBL Sound Performance hearing system.
  • New brands at QTU: Bershka, Stradivarius, Koton, Cineplexx, Veranda, Calzedonia, Tezenis, Swarovski, Carpisa, USPolo, Pandora, etc.
  • Wiki- is an authentic entertainment center created especially for children. In the realm of events is created the original character, a puppy named Beni Bones, which brings a lot of fun but also very educational stories for children. Ideal place for birthday party or big party for children.
  • Children’s play area with indoor and outdoor spaces.