Established in 1976, Barakat championed a new era in the UAE’s food sector. It continues to lead the field by being the most trusted source for a fascinatingly diverse spectrum of foods. These range from the mundane to exotic, and from the essentials to the esoteric. Barakat offers everything from vegetables and fruits to soups, Ice-creams and fresh juices.
The name Barakat, literally translates as ‘Prosperity’ from the Arabic. It was chosen for the Barakat Vegetables & Fruits Company in 1976, when it was founded in Dubai.
Evolving steadily through decades of hard work, our company continues to be inspired by visionary leadership and customer-centric corporate philosophy. Catalyzed by widespread acceptance for its products and its service quality, Barakat has grown to spread its footprint throughout the UAE. The company has evolved and sustained a vital international sourcing network for fruits and vegetables of the highest quality standards from the best farms all around the world. Our customers know what is best for them and they trust Barakat to deliver this at all times.
To constantly evolve as the matchless pioneers of freshness, nourishing our roots with inspiring strength and thus flourishing our branches, to add value to the dream that has grown since being planted decades ago.
At Barakat, we largely owe our success to the principles and the foresight of our Founder, Mr. Mahmood Fouladfard, that guides us onwards. These include Barakat’s professional approach, quality service, premium products and customer focus.
Mr. Mahmood Fouladfard continues to be an active Board member at Barakat to this day.
The prime area of Barakat’s focus has always been the dependable supply of fresh fruits and vegetables to 5-star hotels, ‘A’ grade Super Markets, Major Airline Catering Companies, Ruler’s Palaces, royal families and premium entities.
We pride ourselves on our longstanding and excellent relations with most companies within the hospitality and retail sectors in the UAE. Barakat is well connected with its wide network of suppliers from around the world.
Our Board of Directors plays an active role in shaping the strategy and progress of the company. Barakat benefits greatly from the collective and individual involvement of the Board of Directors. Their close involvement and supervision, along with their inspiring guidance continue to play a pivotal role in the evolution of Barakat into the highly reputable brand that it has become today.