EXHIBITOR NEWS: Iqlaas Foods arrives at Africa’s Big 7
Iqlaas Foods was established in 1995, as a snack manufacturing business in South Africa. It is the house of the Penny Wise, Pastry Pride, McBean and Florida brands of frozen foods. Pennywise is a brand which includes a range of pies, samoosa’s, sausage rolls, rotis and snacks. There is a retail range that is conveniently packaged and branded as well as a Deli / Bake -off range. McBean includes a range of vegetarian products that are meat analogues, healthy soy based burgers, sausages, hot dog and polony.
Each brand has its own niche` in the frozen food market with Penny Wise & Pastry Pride in the, pastry and snack market. The recipe to Iqlaas Foods continual success is their commitment and passion for quality and service on the outside and on the inside wholesome choice cut meat, locally grown fresh vegetables and the finest spices available.
At this year’s show the company will be exhibiting a vegetarian range of products which includes pies, samoosa and sausage rolls with a main focus on branding and new business. The company has chosen to exhibit at this year’s show with an objective of looking for business leads.
Iqlaas Foods’ is certified Halaal by the South African National Halaal Association (SANHA) and all their brands are available internationally.
“Of the 6000 companies researched during the past for BEE status by Impumelelo, Iqlaas Foods qualified in the top 300 and where nominated for contributions to broad-based black economic empowerment and transformation for the 6th consecutive year. Iqlaas Foods is also a supplier to all major retailers, wholesalers and caterers”, says Anisah Ismail.
See Iqlaas Foods from 24 -26 June 2018 at Gallagher Convention Centre.