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Emirates Flight Catering builds world’s largest vertical farming facility in Dubai

(from left to right) Saeed Mohammed, Chief Executive Officer of Emirates Flight Catering, and Sonia Lo, Chief Executive Officer of Crop One Holdings, after signing the joint venture agreement

Emirates Flight Catering (EKFC) and Crop One will co-invest US$40 million to build the world’s largest vertical farming facility near Al Maktoum International Airport at Dubai World Central. The project is a joint venture with U.S.-based Crop One Holdings, the world’s leading vertical farm operator. 

 

 

Pax International readership award winners

COO, Faysal Moufarrej and Senior Manager - Commercial & Services, Sylvia Samuel, receiving the awards on behalf of Emirates Flight Catering (Photo credit: copyright Pax International)

Each year the PAX International readership awards honours the best in the industry, chosen by the loyal readers of PAX International. For the fourth consecutive year, Emirates Flight Catering has been named Airline Caterer of the Year - Middle East & Africa. We are delighted that we continue to be recognised for our quality and high standards, by airline passengers and the airline industry.

 

Emirates Flight Catering supports The Pink Brigade

Emirates Flight Catering CEO, Saeed Mohammed with The Pink Brigade Founders; Chef Robbie Stokes and Chef Russell Impiazzi

For the 4th consecutive year, Emirates Flight Catering has supported The Pink Caravan campaign for breast cancer awareness. 

His Highness Sheikh Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum’s visit to Emirates Flight Catering

His Highness Shiekh Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum during his tour of Emirates Flight Catering

On Thursday 3rd August 2017, we had the great honour of being host to His Highness Sheikh Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President, Prime Minister and Ruler of Dubai and His Highness Sheikh Ahmed Bin Saeed Al Maktoum, providing them with a tour of our key operational areas.     

 

CEO and Platinum Najm Awards 2016

Najm Awards

On Sunday 12th March, our annual CEO and Platinum Najm Awards were held. These awards are an internal recognition for our employees when they have gone above and beyond for the good of the company.