Emirates Catering Services to invest AED 1 million for new central kitchen in Fujairah
600 square meter facility to produce more than 2,000 meal packages on a daily basis
Emirates Catering Services, one of the UAE's leading and premiere catering providers and a member of the Union Holding, one of Ras Al Khaimah's largest holding companies, has announced its plans to invest more than AED 1 million for the construction and set-up of its new central kitchen facilities to help address the increased demand for its services from the Northern Emirates. The company, which is currently embarking on a massive expansion initiative, has shared that the new central kitchen will measure 600 square meters and will be strategically located in the heart of Fujairah. Once completed, the new facility is expected to dish out more than 2,000 packaged meals, particularly targeting customers coming from Fujairah and Dibba.
To date, the company already caters to more than 3,000 prepared meals per day, which also includes catering services provided for various events and functions. The company is staffed with world-class highly trained personnel composed of expert cooks and chefs that lead in the creation of sumptuous and delicious Continental, Oriental and Asian cuisine. In fact, Emirates Catering Services’ list of clients includes some of the UAE’s leading companies like Bredero Shaw, Eversendai Offshore, Air Liquid, RAK Ceramics, UTICO-RAK Al Hamra, Fibre Plus-Al Ghail, Future Plus-Al Ghail, Arabian International Company RAK, Zamil Steel, JBF, Emirates Transformers and Switchgears and Al Rayan Wood Works.
“Emirates Catering Services is fast gaining a reputation for being a highly preferred caterer of choice for some of today’s leading companies, events and functions—which can be attributed to our commitment to provide our clients with world class dishes prepared by highly-skilled and experienced chefs,” said Vijay Unnithan, General Manager Emirates Catering Services. “To help address the increased demand for our services, we have decided to invest AED 1 million into the development of a new centralized kitchen. This new kitchen will serve as the headquarters and production area for our meal offerings. The set-up of this new kitchen falls in line with our efforts to expand our market presence, particularly reaching out to a wider client base that will include Fujairah, Dibba and the rest of the Northern Emirates.”
Emirates Catering Services has also shared that the new facilities will comply with set international standards and best practices in food preparation and production. The central kitchen will be staffed with skilled and talented kitchen personnel—keeping true to the company’s promise of providing services that exceed customer’s expectations at cost effective prices. Lastly, the new facility will complement the company’s 24/7 customer help desk, which was set up to help customers with their inquiries, suggestions and complaints.
About Emirates Catering Services
Emirates Catering Services is the UAE's leading and premiere catering provider and a member of the Union Holding, one of Ras Al Khaimah's largest holding companies. Established in (2008), the company has ably positioned itself as one of the country's most recognized catering service provider--offering catering services that have been designed for various events and functions. Emirates Catering Services is staffed with world-class highly trained personnel composed of expert cooks and chefs and skilled food servers and kitchen crew. In addition, the company also maintains well-equipped kitchen facilities that comply with set international standards. To date, the company caters to over 3,000 luncheon orders a day, which includes corporate events like workshops, product launchings, press conferences, to name a few.
About Union Holding
Union Holding, one of Ras Al Khaimah's largest holding companies, is a leading investment house and business incubator for new businesses in the UAE. Established in 1985, the group's chief objective is to manage and invest in potentially new business opportunities that are arising in the country. Managed by Captain Issa Muqattash, Union Holding has marked its presence not only in the UAE but also across the whole Middle East region--operating a portfolio that includes a diverse group of companies that operate in different verticals. Companies under the Union Holding include Emirates Catering Services L.L.C, Emirates Stevedoring (Branches in Fujairah and Abu Dhabi), Unimarine Technical Services L.L.C. (Branches in Bahrain and Abu Dhabi), Union Shipping Agencies L.L.C, Julfar Industrial Blocks & Granite (Jordan), Ras Al Khaimah Advanced Business Solutions (Jordan), Ras Al Khaimah Properties (Jordan), Union Holding Company (Jordan).