Tag: food

  • The rise and the slightly falling coffee market in Kuwait

  • BURGER BONANZA!

    From his unique position as head of Global Markets, Kuwait’s business intelligence and market research firm, Ali Boshehry explains and assesses the trends and trials facing Kuwait’s burger businesses. Kuwait’s food and beverage industry is a dominant force in a region where dining, catering and entertaining is a huge part of the culture. For many […]

  • Dairy Queen is expanding in the GCC

    Dairy Queen recently released information that it will relaunch its Kuwait and UAE operations in 2015. The brand is currently present in Saudi Arabia, Bahrain, Qatar, and Oman. Al Safwa Food launched Dairy Queen in 2011 in Saudi Arabia and currently operates less than 10 locations. Jawad Group of Bahrain operates 11 locations in Bahrain, 5 […]

  • The evolution of the hamburger business in Kuwait

    Hamburger was first introduced to the public in Kuwait when Kuwait Food Company (Americana) launched a branch of the famous American fast food restaurant, Hardee’s, in the country in 1981. Wendy’s followed after but shut its operation soon after. 13 years later McDonald’s was launched in Kuwait in 1994 with its first branch on Gulf […]