Barakat Vegetables & Fruits Co is the legacy business and fresh produce distribution arm of the Barakat Group. With operating branches in Dubai and Abu Dhabi, Barakat Vegetables & Fruits Co has been the market leader in the constantly growing UAE hospitality sector for four decades and continues to import the widest variety of fresh produce from around the world every week.
Our experienced Procurement team meticulously scour the world for the finest produce from the best sources. The fresh produce is then shipped to our state-of-the-art facilities in UAE - the newest being an 80,000 square foot storage, ripening and distribution facility in Nadd Al Hamar, Dubai. Upon receiving the produce, our highly qualified Quality Assurance & Control team tests each batch for conformity with our standards.
The approved batches are stored at an appropriate temperature in custom-built chillers for optimal freshness. The produce is then distributed to hotels, restaurants, cafes, palaces and airline catering customers in our fleet of 250 well maintained, temperature-controlled vehicles. Once deliveries have been completed, the vehicles are cleaned in our custom-built washing facility while used crates are sanitized in our crate washing machines.
All Barakat Vegetables & Fruits facilities have ‘A’ grade certification from the Dubai Municipality and are ISO 22000 & HACCP certified.
Barakat Vegetables & Fruits Company imports fruits and vegetables from over 40 countries around the world by air and sea and by road from neighboring countries, in addition to locally sourcing hydroponic produce from the UAE. The variety of produce sourced includes citrus fruits from South Africa, carrots from Australia, melons from Brazil and kiwis from Italy.Discover More
“Purpose of setting up a robust quality team at Barakat Vegetables & Fruits Co: