UAE: Jumbo inks distribution deal with Blue Star
Jumbo Engineering has signed a deal for Blue Star to distribute its refrigeration products in the UAE
Jumbo Engineering has signed a deal for Blue Star to distribute its refrigeration products in the UAE.
The company's offering is designed for cold rooms, mortuary chambers, refrigeration equipment and cold room accessories.
Masood Raza, head of Jumbo Engineering, said: “Jumbo Engineering is pleased to have Blue Star, a pioneering brand in India on board, especially for the Cold Room business. We aim to become a key player in the commercial refrigeration segment, offering end-to-end solutions for cold chain requirements in the UAE.
“Unlike competitors, Blue Star is the only supplier that offers all components of a Cold Room, as a single, original equipment manufacturer (OEM), which includes the entire range of equipment and controls. We are certain that Jumbo Engineering’s in-house competence of HVAC design, and Blue Star’s propriety training will prove to be a great combination for our customers in the UAE.”
Rajendra Verma, vice president - international business group, Blue Star, said: “The UAE, as the centre for the agri-food trade in the GCC with major marine ports and air traffic hub for the region, heightens the demand for cold storage. The estimated size of the Cold Chain business in the UAE is close to AED 1 billion, with the modular cold room and cold room accessories estimated at AED 200 million. Through our partnership with Jumbo Engineering, we are optimistic that we will be able to tap into the growing Cold Room industry in the region.”