Kamal Abdel Galil: Three focus areas will be key for GFI and IBFI to achieve its long term and strategic plans

Kamal Abdel Galil has recently joined Global Food Industries (GFI) and International Beverage and Filling Industries (IBFI) as Chief Financial Officer (CFO).   With both companies’ ambitious growth and expansion targets, Kamal strongly believes that three focus areas will be essential for GFI and IBFI in achieving its aspired objectives: financial & profitability targets; support […]

Aiman Azim: Marketing management to break through competition

With today’s consumer-driven market, a trade marketer’s role is more important than ever. Cutting through stiff competition and ensuring that a retailer or manufacturer’s products stand out are some of the key roles a trade marketer plays. And this is the role that Aiman Azim has been playing exceptionally well. With over 20 years’ experience […]

Sohil Mohammed: Financial accounting as an evolving role for business success

Gone are the days when an accountant is seen only as a back-office support role, someone who keeps a record of the financial transactions of a business. Today, more than a record-keeper, an accountant’s role is vital as the information an accountant gathers and monitors – empowers top executives to make sound decisions that could […]

Meet Vanderlei Avila – Factory Manager, Global Food Industries

Vanderlei Avila: Acing operational excellence and introducing innovative ways to enhance performance and profitability by doubling GFI’s Frozen Factory business in the next five years. Vanderlei Avila, a FMCG industry veteran with over 20 years of experience across the Middle East, South America and Southeast Asia, heads the Frozen Factory Division at Global Food Industries […]

AIB Certification: A testament to GFI’s unwavering and uncompromising commitment and dedication to food safety

Driven by an uncompromising dedication to deliver the safest and highest quality food and beverage products to customers, consumers and the market, Global Food Industries (GFI) continuously invests on raising its food safety manufacturing standards and on meeting world-class benchmarks. With its unrelenting effort towards food safety quality excellence, GFI’s separate manufacturing facilities for the […]

Hasan Rasheed: Using people skills in finding strength in diversity

Hasan Rasheed is a human resource expert who has always been a key driver towards Albatha Group’s principles of ‘doing business with values’. A native of Pakistan, his journey with Albatha began back in 2004, when he first joined Gulf International, a sales and distribution company, where he was assigned a quality and administration role. […]

Haytham El Bendary: Clear understanding of customers and consumers’ needs and being responsive to their changing preferences will be the key to our success.

Haytham El Bendary: Clear understanding of customers and consumers’ needs and being responsive to their changing preferences will be the key to our success. Haytham El Bendary has taken on the role of Group Sales Director at Global Food Industries (GFI) and International Beverage and Filling Industries (IBFI) since June 2020. Haytham is the one […]

Fawad Hayee: From Number-Crunching to Business Partnering

Fawad Hayee has joined Global Food Industries’ (GFI) and International Beverage and Filling Industries’ (IBFI) new management team as Chief Financial Officer in August 2020. Fawad moved to the UAE at the young age of 10 and has fond memories of the STAR beverages brand while growing up and during his school days in Dubai. […]

Introduced Zing Range September 2014

Al Areesh introduced the most mouth-watering ZING RANGE, which constitutes Zing Chicken Fillets, Zing Chicken Strips and Zing Chicken Pops. These convenient products are full of incredible crispy and spicy flavors, and can be served anytime conveniently. Now the zing range is available at all stores nearest to the consumers and they can surprise their […]

Global Food Industries the first frozen food Companyin UAE to receive HALAL certification from ESMA

Emirates Authority for Standardization and Metrology presented the certification and HALAL trophy to Global Food Industries for its frozen food manufacturing division at Gulfood Dubai, UAE, February 8th, 2015: Global Food Industries (GFI), part of the Albatha Group has been awarded HALAL trophy and HALAL certification from Emirates Authority for Standardization and Metrology (ESMA) during […]

Global Food Industries trailblazes with latest breakthroughs at GulFood Innovation Awards 2018

Cutting-edge, Innovative ‘Chicken Quinoa & Kale Burgers’ and ‘Super Chicken Quinoa & Kale Nuggets’ bag ‘Best Meat or Poultry Innovation’ and ‘Best Halal Food’ awards over international and local brands Global Food Industries (GFI), a world-class value added frozen food manufacturing company is part of Albatha Holding, one of the largest conglomerates in the UAE. […]