Alesayi Beverage Corporation and Tetra Pak Arabia have signed a €7.6 million ($8.07 million) deal at Gulfood 2023 to build a greenfield facility whose first phase will produce 200,000 liters of beverages per day.
Under the agreement, Tetra Pak will provide state-of-the-art processing equipment for the Jeddah plant, which will be fully operational by the first quarter of 2024.
The newly designed factory will be solar powered and the innovative design will ensure reduced water and energy consumption.
The agreement aims to advance Alesayi’s regional and international expansion plans while creating substantial job opportunities in Jeddah.
Sheikh Mohammed Ali Alesayi, CEO and Chairman of Alesayi Group, said: “Our partnership with Tetra Pak will help us further diversify our offering and provide us with sustainable beverage solutions that we can supply to local, regional and international markets.”
Niels Hougaard, Managing Director Tetra Pak Arabia, said: “At Tetra Pak we are committed to making food safe and available everywhere. Our agreement with Alesayi Group is a testament to our commitment to provide sustainable packaging and innovative processing solutions for all customers Promise of.”
At Gulfood 2023, Tetra Pak showcased its latest end-to-end portfolio of innovative products and sustainable solutions that reduce environmental impact and provide its customers with a competitive advantage.
— trade arab news agency