Dubai, United Arab Emirates: In March, Halal food company Saahtain shipped its millionth ‘Tayyib’- brand Halal Meals Ready to Eat (MRE) to Mersin port, Turkey on their way to feed the desperate refugees in Aleppo, Syria, supporting a major food aid initiative by an alliance of Australian, Turkish, Malaysian and Singapore based Muslim charities.
At the same time, emergency Tayyib Halal Ration Packs landed in a depot of the International Organization of Migration (IOM) in Bujumbura, Burundi and just a few days before Saahtain supported the United Nation High Commission for Refugees (UNHCR) with Halal meals boxes in Dakar, Senegal.
Saahtain is a proud UAE pioneer in the GCC and has supported Muslim charities and Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) initiatives globally since 2014.
We see ourselves as a growing member of the UAE’s Islamic Economy”, says CEO, Adeel Khan, “Our business solves many pain points in the Halal Food sector. From feeding Muslim Travelers to Halal Humanitarian Food Relief, we are at the forefront delivering innovative solutions”. Saahtain is the only producer of Halal Ready-to-Eat Meals in the Gulf region and provides over ninety (90) International recipes, many of them with three (3) years shelf life. Its unique and proprietary methods of preserving natural food was used in 2015 to support a leading NGO in Abu Dhabi in preserving excess food from hospitality sector. Such technology has sizable potential to support food bank initiatives in the region.
Saahtain counts leading blue chip corporates like HSBC, Citibank, PepsiCo amongst its clients who have successfully executed effective Corporate Social Responsibility campaigns with our Tayyib Halal MREs. It has also worked with leading charities like Dubai Charity, UAE Red Crescent, Muslim Aid Australia and Haji & Mu'tamer's Gift Charity, Saudi Arabia.
In addition to its humanitarian Food Relief brand called Tayyib, Saahtain has also launched its Halal MREs for Muslim travelers called AlGourmet. Saahtain successfully exhibited at IDEX, the Abu Dhabi defense exhibition last month showcasing itself as a unique UAE SME capable of serving the challenging military and emergency sector.
As we ship our millionth meal we are proud to be an active halal participant in the Year of Giving of HH Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President and Prime Minister of the United Arab Emirates, and Emir of Dubai.