Virgin's first formal store opened on London's Oxford Street in Arch. Virgin Megastores and Virgin Records operate as entirely.
Virgin Megastores is an international entertainment retailing chain, founded in early 1976 by The Virgin Group kept the United Kingdom, Ireland, United States and Japan outlets while the Lagardère Group obtained the shops in France and travel . Free Record Shop also acquired three Virgin Megastores in Belgium.
Virgin Megastore is the leading lifestyle retail destination in the Middle East & North Africa region, with 43 stores in nine markets ; specifically in UAE, Qatar, KSA.