Gulf International

Sales and Distribution of International FMCG Brands


Since 1973, Gulf International (GI) has continuously strengthened its expertise in marketing, brand building and distribution of some of the world's leading FMCG brands. Head-quartered in Dubai, GI's operations are spread across the UAE via highly qualified and experienced management teams of sales, marketing, supply chain, logistics and other support-function professionals. The company is certified to ISO 9001.

Our Brands

GI provides successful branding, marketing and distribution for some of the world's best-loved foodstuff and consumable brands, as well as products manufactured by Albatha companies.

Non Food

  • Bajaj Herbals FZE
  • Crème 21, Creams & lotions
  • Henkel Cosmetics
  • Henkel Detergents
  • Johnson & Johnson, Baby & Adult
  • Nestle Bubchun, Baby Products
  • Old Spice – Procter & Gamble
  • Parker, Pens


  • Al Areesh, Frozen foods
  • Amara, Biscuits & Wafers
  • Americana, Koki
  • Arctic Gold, Frozen foods
  • Be Natural, Wholesome Meal Bars
  • Delmonte Foods
  • Gandour, Chocolates, Cakes and confectionery
  • Glenda, Biscuits & Wafers
  • Hero, Jam & Baby food
  • Homepride, Flour
  • Isostar & Gerble biscuits
  • Kuwait Flour Mills, Pasta Products
  • Lindt & Sprungli, Chocolates
  • Nestle, Carnation Evaporated Milk
  • Ovaltine
  • Pasta Hat
  • Rymah, Rice
  • Sunquick juice concentrate

Our Business

GI is driven to become the leading FMCG Sales and Distribution company in the UAE. This success is being built on the customer-centered approach - enhanced by in-depth market research - that differentiates GI from the competition. Sales, Marketing, Logistics and General Management are carried out by elite teams with extensive international experience. GI's passionate culture for learning and staff development ensures that this expertise is constantly reinvigorated.

GI also embraces state-of-the-art systems including SAP, Hand-held Terminals and GPRS to streamline supply chain costs and processes. With a strong base of distribution coverage, fleet management and timely deliveries, the company is able target numerous trade channels including Hypermarkets, Supermarkets, Self Service, Small & Large Groceries, Wholesales and HORECA.

Quick Contact

Corporate Office

P.O. Box 7400,
Level 22, Boulevard Plaza 1
Downtown Burj Khalifa, Dubai, UAE

Tel: +971 4 371 1300

Fax: +971 4 325 3687

A Marque for the Future

We have defined our future strategy and direction, and a key component of this strategy is the establishment of a strong, differentiated identity for Albatha.

Albatha logo is an energetic and modern expression of who we are, the way we work and our vision for the future.

Working together to create synergy, the individual components of the new Albatha logo blend to communicate a powerful message of collaboration, community and commitment to our people, our customers and society.

The "sphere icon" represents our world-class expertise and global outlook, communicating growth both regionally and internationally.

An array of colours represents our reach across many different industries and categories, also the diversity of our people and our skills. The colours are purposely transparent to express Albatha's transparency and business ethics. It shows our commitment to creating a free and open business culture built upon trust and honesty.

The white space at the top of the Albatha "sphere icon" symbolizes our openness and readiness to welcome new regional and international partnerships, it communicates that we are always open to new opportunities, markets and possibilities.