Sterling food manufacturer and distributor Cuisine Solutions will expand into the Middle East through a joint venture with Emirates Flight Catering.
The new company, Emirates Cuisine Solutions, will become the sole distributor of sous vide products in the United Arab Emirates, according to a press release.
Sous vide is a method of slowly cooking food in sealed plastic packages in a warm water bath; Cuisine Solutions then refrigerates or flash-freezes the product for distribution to one of the thousands of restaurants and other clients it serves.
Emirates Cuisine Solutions’ first phase will include beginning distribution to the Gulf countries and Africa this month. Phase two includes building a manufacturing facility in Dubai — one that is completely halal certified. That facility is expected to open in 2022.
Cuisine Solutions provides its sous vide products to 22,000 restaurants, as well as airlines, retailers and hotels. Its sous vide egg bites are part of the menu at…Read the full story from the Washington Business Journal.