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Jaleel And Eastern Food Industries (JEFI) has been awarded 'A Grade'

With scores of 94.2% in the food safety audit conducted by RAK Municipality Food control Section. The food control is known as the process of controlling and inspecting of food and its products to ensure they meet the pre-defined standards. It also ensures the health of the workers as well as the consumers. The score asserts the commitment of Jaleel to maintain quality and safety of the food produced and supplied by the company.

Jaleel switches off to save planet Earth

Jaleel Holdings joined UAE and more than 180 countries across the world in marking the "Earth Hour 2018" movement by switching off all non-essential lights, a symbolic act of fighting global climate change. Jaleel Holdings has been joining the Earth Hour campaign annually since 2011, highlighting sustainable practices that positively support the biodiversity of our planet. Keeping solidarity with the movement all non-essential lights were switched off from 830pm to 930pm throughout Jaleel establishments in UAE on Saturday, the 24th March,2018.

Jaleel Holdings is always in the forefront to fight the menace of drug abuse

An anti- drug awareness campaign for heavy drivers was organized by Dubai Police anti Narcotics Department and Model Service Society on 17th March 2018 at MSS Hall Al Nahdha 1. Col Abdulla Hassan al Khayat, Director of Awareness and Prevention, General Department of Anti Narcotics, inaugurated the function. More than one hundred heavy drivers from various companies attended the meeting. Dignitaries from Dubai CID department and MSS were also present at the function. Mr. Sameer K Mohamed, Managing Director, Jaleel Holdings received the certificate from Col Abdulla Hassan for the continued support from Jaleel in various anti-narcotics campaigns.

Appreciation Certificate and Trophy from AWQAF & MINORS AFFAIRS FOUNDATION, Government of Dubai

Mr. Baiju Palakasseril(Jaleel CSR), Mr. Ummer Kanthirappully (Jaleel Cash & Carry) and Mr Meeran Kaluveetikuzhiyil (Jaleel Distribution) received Appreciation Certificate and Trophy from Mr. Abdelouaheb Soufane, Director- Salma Relief for the generous contributions and support from Jaleel Holdings. The function was held during the International Humanitarian Aid & Development Conference & Exhibition at Sheik Rashid Hall in the Dubai World Trade Center. Presenting the Trophy Mr. Abdelouaheb praised the outstanding efforts of Jaleel Holdings in supporting Salma that made a difference in alleviating sufferings of the less fortunate. Mr. Yasar Abdulsattar Kalthoum, Chief Executive – Salma Relief Programme was also present at the function.

Jaleel to set up store in Dubai Wholesale City

An agreement was signed by Mr. Abdulla Belhoul, CEO of Dubai Wholesale City and , Mr. Sameer K Mohamed, Managing Director of Jaleel Holdings in the presence of senior management teams from both sides. As per the agreement Jaleel Cash and Carry will invest AED 100 million for the construction of a fully integrated state-of-art direct sale warehouse with accommodation facilities for more than 250 employees. Mr. Sameer said that the partnership will help Jaleel Cash and Carry to expand its presence in the region and strengthen its status as a pioneer in food trading.

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The ground Breaking Ceremony of the New Corporate office

The ground Breaking Ceremony of the New Corporate office of Jaleel Holdings at Majan was held on 13.02.2018. Our Chairman Mr. M V Kunhumohamed Hajee scooped the traditional shovels of sand marking the start of construction. Managing Director Mr. Sameer K Mohamed, Executive Director Mr. Gafoor K Mohamed, Board member Dr.Zakir K Mohamed, well-wishers and staff attended the function. The building comprises of two basement car parking with commercial spaces located on the ground floor and four floors of Office space with more than 250 seating capacity. The Office has been designed to offer an efficient, comfortable and pleasant working environment with all modern amenities. The construction is expected to be completed by May, 2019.

Jaleel Holdings receiving memento from Mr.V K Hamsa Abbas

Mr. Sameer K Mohamed, Managing Director, Jaleel Holdings receiving memento from Mr.V K Hamsa Abbas, Chief Editor of Gulf Madhyamam .

“The customer must be provided with the best quality products and services. It is the right of the customer and the responsibility of the manufacturer” Mr. Sameer said addressing a business conclave held as part of “Come on Kerala” at the magnificent Sharjah Expo Center. He shared his ideas with the new entrepreneurs assembled there on how to be successful in the GCC region. He advised them the importance of ensuring the quality of products as the first step of entry to the GCC market.

ECMENA and JD-Brand Development teams celebrated their annual day 2017

ECMENA and JD-Brand Development teams celebrated their annual day 2017. The celebrations culminated with a trip to the picturesque tourist destination in Sri Laka.


Jaleel Distribution (84%) has won the ever rolling shield for 'THE BEST PREMISES AWARD 2017'.

M/S Jaleel Foodservice (80%), M/S Jaleel General Warehousing (78%), M/S Jaleel Cash & Carry Mussafah (76%), M/S Jaleel Cash & Carry Ajman (76%) and ,M/S Jaleel Cash & Carry Abushagara (76%) have qualified for 'The Recognition Certificate'.

The awards were distributed by Managing Director Mr. Sameer K Mohamed and Executive Director Mr. Gafoor K Mohamed at a function held at the company corporate office.

The 46th UAE National Day was celebrated by Jaleel

The 46th UAE National Day was celebrated by Jaleel in all its pomp and splendor. As our ‘Home away from Home’ all the employees of Jaleel Holdings participated in the day long celebrations with great enthusiasm. All shops, offices and vehicles of Jaleel were decorated with UAE flags and colored paper trimmings.

Jaleel Annual Sports Day

Jaleel Annual Sports Day was held at the Sharjah Paintball Park on 17th Friday 2017. The event was inaugurated at 02pm with kick off by Mr Gafoor K Mohamed, Executive Director. A total of sixteen teams from various divisions competed for the prestigious Jaleel Foot ball League Rolling trophy. Apart from foot ball, competitions were also held for Shuttle badminton and Tug of war. Drawing competitions and penalty shoot outs were also held for the children of Jaleel staff.

Jaleel Distribution won the Rolling Trophy while Shaji B from Orbex won the Shuttle badminton singles event. All the prizes were distributed by Mr. Sameer K Mohamed, Managing Director.

The fifth Annual Blood Donation Campaign

The fifth Annual Blood Donation Campaign was done at the Jaleel Corporate Office on 12th Oct,2017. The event was organized in association with Dubai Blood Donation Center (DBDC), which is a department of Al Wasl Hospital. Almost one hundred staff came forward to be a part of the solemn event and 52 pints of blood could be collected.

UAE Food Bank will boost surplus food donation in Dubai

Around 10 per cent of hotels, restaurants and hypermarket chains in Dubai are already donating their edible excess food and goods to the needy. And this would further increase with the launch of the UAE Food Bank, charities say.


Agreement Between Jaleel Holdings and BIOS for Fully Managed Cloud Services

As the popularity of cloud computing grows across the Gulf, more companies are starting to adopt the benefits of cloud services into their business infrastructure. One of them is the UAE based investment company Jaleel Holdings.


Dubai grocers upbeat on DED rules

Groceries in Dubai are upbeat and already working towards the recent changes proposed by the Department of Economic Development (DED) to be brought into effect by 2018. Popular household names in the sector such as Jaleel Holdings and Al Adil have hailed the proposed changes to improve the quality of services offered to consumers in Dubai.


Cash and carry will change retail

The UAE's wholesale business is currently undergoing a shift and entering a new era in which it is going to give the large retailers and hypermarkets a run for their money, according to a leading wholesaler in the country.

Sameer K Mohamed, Managing Director of UAE-based Jaleel Holdings, which owns Jaleel Wholesale Point, told Gulf News that a new trend will engulf the UAE's wholesale trade that could potentially make the groceries and corner shops more attractive and price competitive than they are now.


Tapping technology for growth

When Sameer K Mohamed took over the reins, it was not a case of him trying to get the family-owned business to adapt to technology in a big way. It was more an effort to get the business and its employees not to treat technology as a scourge.