F&B major Hotpack amps up presence in UAE; Opens 2 retail stores

By Amirtha P S, Desk Reporter
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Hotepack's new retail showroom opening at West Zone Mall in Al Mizhar.

Hotpack Global, the world’s leading manufacturer and supplier of disposable food packaging products, has opened the doors of its two retail showrooms in the UAE, as part of its ongoing strategic business expansion.

Mr. Adnan Jasim Rashid Boausaibah, Director of Hotpack Global, opened the two new showrooms located at West Zone Mall in Al Mizhar, Dubai and at Al Ramlah, Umm Al Quwain.

Hotpack has expertise in making products from paper, plastic, aluminum, wood and foam and has over 3,500 products in its portfolio. The company also has 25,000 international brands as clients and 3,000 employees across 30 countries. The company has 12 manufacturing plants.

“The food packaging industry has been on a growth surge with demand on an exponential rise. Being a leader in the disposable food packaging products vertical, we at Hotpack Global has been stepping up our retail presence with an innovative product portfolio in this context,” Mr. Abdul Jebbar PB, Group Managing Director of Hotpack, stated.

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“Our outlook is to continue expanding in the UAE, as well as in the region, as new global food brands have been foraying into the market. The Middle East and Africa (MEA) is the fastest-growing region for food packaging products in the world, growing at approximately 5 to 7 percent, compared to the global average of 3 to 5 percent.”

Mr. Anwar PB, Regional Director, Sharjah & Northern Emirates, Hotpack, remarked that “Our focus has always been on health, hygiene and quality and our production processes are driven by smart technologies and innovation. We ensure safety and hygiene and offer tamper-evident packaging for a complaint-free consumer experience, as we continue to expand in the regional and global markets.”

As part of Hotpack’s green drive, the new stores will also offer eco-friendly food packaging products. The online Eco Store which promotes environment and sustainability was launched last year on World Environment Day. The store primarily offers green recyclable products. With a turnover of over $258.6 million, Hotpack offers a complete range of disposable food packaging solutions.

Hotpack has an increasing presence across markets in the region and outside with 42 retail stores in GCC alone, apart from in India, Morocco, the US and the UK. It also exports its products to more than 100 countries.

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