Fabcon expands Middle East presence through Kuwaiti deal

Fabcon - First batch fried crisps off the new Fabcon Food Systems batch frying line at Hectare’s KuwaitUK-based Fabcon Food Systems has bolstered its presence in the Middle East by supplying bespoke equipment for one of the region’s first purpose-built batch fried crisp factories. The food processing equipment manufacturer has provided the systems for a £1.5m production line in a new Kuwait factory, built and owned by the AlWazzan Foodstuff Industries Group. It is the company’s first direct sale into the Middle East market. Working closely with the Kuwaiti group’s management team, Fabcon have installed a range of their specially-designed pre-processing equipment, including frying, seasoning, distribution and supply line supporting structures. The Norwich-based specialists were chosen for the project after demonstrating their experience in potato processing and seasoning. More