The food sector: Meet large retailers in Egypt
Create relations to retailers and importers in Egypt: An emerging market with more than 100 million inhabitants and a large, growing middle class
The largest population in MENA, an increase in young inhabitants, a rising middle class, and a growing economy with a developing retail business in terms of large supermarket chains make Egypt an interesting, emerging market for Danish companies in the food sector.
The Egyptian retail market is controlled by a number of importers as well as a couple of supermarket chains. By participating in this digital meeting, you will meet retailers and an importer that are covering most of the Egyptian retail and HORECA market:
- Carrefour – Majid Al Futtaim (+35 hypermarkets in Egypt, +175 in MENA)
- HORECA STAR (importer)
- Lulu Supermarket (investing 500 million USD in Egypt the coming years)
HORECA STAR is a food service distribution company specialized in food and beverage products. They provide supreme distribution services to HORECA-Hotels, restaurants and cafes. They offer a wide portfolio of food and beverage products and rapid delivery services. Their brand portfolio includes Heinz, Cadbury, Østerberg and Lipton.
LuLu is a chain of hypermarkets which is operated by the Indian owned multinational conglomerate company, LuLu Group International. LuLu hypermarkets are amongst the largest and fastest growing retail chains in the Middle East with 191 outlets in the Gulf region. It serves as a one-stop shop providing conducive shopping environment, a wide plethora of quality products and competitive pricing in the market.
PROGRAM AND INDIVIDUAL MEETINGS
The organizers attempt to set up the digital framework for the companies to boost their exports.
The program will consist of:
· General introduction to the Egyptian retailers
· General introduction to the Danish food sector
· Individual company presentations for the Egyptian participants
THE FINE PRINT
The price is calculated on a fixed number of companies and a 75 per cent subsidy from the Danish Trade Council. If the number of participating companies changes or if the support from the Trade Council is not approved, we reserve the right to offer participation at a different price. Should this result in a higher price than the one quoted you have the right to cancel your participation.
Registration is in accordance with the General Terms and Conditions for participation in Export Promotion Events of the Confederation of Danish Industry. Read more.