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October 24, 2017
Sheikh Hussein A. Al-Banawi Guest of Honor in Queen Effat Citizenship Award Ceremony

JEDDAH October 2017 – Under the patronage and in presence of HRH Princess Lolowah Al Faisal, Vice Chair of the Board of Trustees and General Supervisor of Effat University, and with the attendance of students’ parents, community members and media, Effat University, in the presence of Sheikh Hussein A. Al-BAnawi honored the winner of Queen … Continue reading “Sheikh Hussein A. Al-Banawi Guest of Honor in Queen Effat Citizenship Award Ceremony”

August 2, 2017
Naturepak® Beverage Packaging promotes Carton Packaging Technologies at Pakistan’s IFTECH Show

Naturpak® Beverage Packaging, the region’s joint venture partner with Evergreen Packaging, a global leader in fiber-based packaging solutions is exhibiting at IFTECH (International Exhibition for Food & Beverage Processing Packaging Technologies) in Pakistan, Karachi. This annual 3-day exhibition showcases products like Food Processing Machinery and Equipment as well as Drink & Juice Processing Equipment. During … Continue reading “Naturepak® Beverage Packaging promotes Carton Packaging Technologies at Pakistan’s IFTECH Show”

April 10, 2017
The Industrial Group’s Beverage Packaging unit Naturepak exhibits at “DJAZAGRO”

  The Industrial Group’s Beverage Packaging unit “Naturepak” is exhibiting at “DJAZAGRO”; North Africa’s biggest and most prominent Trade Show for Agriculture and Food Production. The objective of the participation is to promote the business unit’s premium and innovative packaging solutions to potential new customers in North Africa in an ambitious attempt to grow the … Continue reading “The Industrial Group’s Beverage Packaging unit Naturepak exhibits at “DJAZAGRO””

April 1, 2017
The Industrial Group names Dr. Sameer Al Ansari Vice Chairman and COO

The Industrial Group names Dr. Sameer Al Ansari Vice Chairman and COO. The move aims to achieve operational excellence and fast-track the Group’s growth agenda.   The Industrial Group’s Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, Sheikh Hussein A. Al-Banawi, has announced this month that seasoned management veteran Dr. Sameer Al Ansari has joined his senior leadership cadre … Continue reading “The Industrial Group names Dr. Sameer Al Ansari Vice Chairman and COO”

March 23, 2017
The Industrial Group’s Naturepak Participates in the AIM- Progress Forum

The Industrial Group’s packaging division  Naturepak  was invited to talk about its Corporate Social Responsibility , Staff Safety, Ethical Business Conduct  and Human Rights efforts at the Aim Progress Forum  that took place on Thursday the 23rd of March,2017 at the Grand Habtoor Hotel, Dubai. AIM-PROGRESS is a forum of leading Fast Moving Consumer Goods (FMCG) manufacturers … Continue reading “The Industrial Group’s Naturepak Participates in the AIM- Progress Forum”

February 27, 2017
Sheikh Hussein A. Al-Banawi Guest Speaker at Franklin University

The Chairman and CEO of The Industrial Group accepted Franklin University’ invitation to host a ‘town hall’ meeting with the University’s high achieving graduate students. The meeting took place on Monday February 27th, 2017 at the University campus in Lugano, Switzerland in the presence of the University’s President Greg Warden, Dean of Academic Affairs Professor … Continue reading “Sheikh Hussein A. Al-Banawi Guest Speaker at Franklin University”

February 20, 2017
The Industrial Group launches new website

  The Industrial Group announced the  launch of a new and refreshed website. The objective from launching a new website is to provide more than a modern look, but an updated digital platform that is more user-friendly, programmed with the latest navigation and functionalities that meet today’s rising digital standards.   ‘Our new website hosts dedicated … Continue reading “The Industrial Group launches new website”

February 1, 2017
The Industrial Group hosts a high-profile strategic retreat

As part of its strategic and growth agenda, The Industrial Group held a strategy retreat in the presence of the Chairman and CEO, Sheikh Hussein A. Al- Banawi, the esteemed Board of Directors, and the executive corporate team. The retreat which took place in Abu Dhabi at the end of January 2016 aimed at assessing … Continue reading “The Industrial Group hosts a high-profile strategic retreat”

December 1, 2016
New Identity Revealed for The Industrial Group

  The Industrial Group announced the launch of a new logo and a refreshed brand identity as part of its progressive corporate agenda and forward-thinking mindset. ‘Our business has grown and evolved over the last 60 years, and we felt it was time to translate our transformation with a new look and brand image. The … Continue reading “New Identity Revealed for The Industrial Group”

November 15, 2016
SAAF Technologies exhibiting at The BIG5 Show from November 21st – 24th, 2016

SAAF Technologies will be exhibiting at the BIG5, one of the world’s biggest, most innovative and renowned promotional platforms dedicated to all segments of the construction industry in Dubai, at the Dubai World Trade Centre (DWTC) from 21st – 24th of November 2016. ‘With continuous innovation and tailor-made solutions, SAAF will be showcasing its new … Continue reading “SAAF Technologies exhibiting at The BIG5 Show from November 21st – 24th, 2016”

November 8, 2016
Key Accounts Gala Dinner

Building on the Group’s customer-focused philosophy, a dinner reception was held for valuable customers of the Beverage Packaging and Food Flavors Division. The reception, which took place on the 8th of November, 2016 in DIFC’s Capital Club, was held in appreciation of the business entrusted to us. The dinner was attended by our Chairman and … Continue reading “Key Accounts Gala Dinner”

November 8, 2016
Sheikh Hussein A. Al-Banawi Guest Speaker at Hawkamah’s 10th Anniversary

The Chairman and CEO of The Industrial Group, Sheikh Hussein A. Al-Banawi  attended Hawkamah’s 10th Anniversary Conference that took place on the 8th of November 2016 at Aramani Hotel, Dubai, UAE. Sheikh Hussein was the guest of honor in an interview on the topic of “Leadership and the creation of good corporate culture’. This one-on-one … Continue reading “Sheikh Hussein A. Al-Banawi Guest Speaker at Hawkamah’s 10th Anniversary”

November 6, 2016
The Industrial Group Launches The Dialogue Club

As part of the Group’s agenda to continuously build on the effectiveness of its corporate governance framework, enrich and sustain its corporate culture, the Group launched ‘The Dialogue Club’ initiative. The Dialogue Club is a quarterly virtual meeting conducted between the Chairman and CEO, the executive team, business unit managers and their key subordinates.   … Continue reading “The Industrial Group Launches The Dialogue Club”

November 1, 2016
Lazeez – Banawi MANE Flavors will be exhibiting at the upcoming Gulf Food Manufacturing Show

(Lazeez) Banawi MANE Flavors will be exhibiting at the upcoming Gulf Food Manufacturing Show in Dubai, the Middle East’s biggest food fair taking place at the Dubai World Trade Centre (DWTC) from 7-9 November 2016. “The growth of the youth and families in the region calls for exciting new flavors that are safe to consume … Continue reading “Lazeez – Banawi MANE Flavors will be exhibiting at the upcoming Gulf Food Manufacturing Show”

October 30, 2016
The Industrial Group Sponsors Effat University’s Queen Effat Citizenship Award for the fourth year in a row

Under the patronage and presence of HRH Princess Lolowah AlFaisal, Vice Chair of the Board of Trustees and General Supervisor of  Effat University, and with the attendance of Sheikh Hussein A. Al-Banawi, Chairman and CEO of  The Industrial Group, and personalities from the students’ parents, community members & the media; Effat University crowned Architecture student … Continue reading “The Industrial Group Sponsors Effat University’s Queen Effat Citizenship Award for the fourth year in a row”

October 25, 2016
Naturepak- Banawi Evergreen Packaging will be exhibiting at the Gulf Food Manufacturing Show

  Naturepak- Banawi Evergreen Packaging will be exhibiting at the Gulf Food Manufacturing Show, the Middle East’s biggest food fair taking place at the Dubai World Trade Centre (DWTC) from 7-9 November 2016. At the show, Banawi Evergreen Packaging, will showcase its latest Gable Top packaging systems and innovations. “We are excited by the recent … Continue reading “Naturepak- Banawi Evergreen Packaging will be exhibiting at the Gulf Food Manufacturing Show”

July 1, 2016
Ramadan Employee Rewards Initiative at The Industrial Group

A Ramadan staff engagement program was launched to nurture the Group’s corporate culture and encourage open feedback. The Chairman and CEO, Sheikh Hussein A. Al-Banawi, and the senior management team hosted gatherings for the management and staff employees of the Group in Dubai, Jeddah and Riyadh.   The staff engagement program addressed the issue of low … Continue reading “Ramadan Employee Rewards Initiative at The Industrial Group”

January 18, 2016
The Chairman of The Industrial Group receives a delegation of visiting international students from the University of San Francisco

The Chairman and CEO, Sheikh Hussein A. Al-Banawi addressed a group of visiting international management students from the University of San Francisco on enterprise leadership at a “town hall meeting” held at the Group’s Headquarters.   The students were given the opportunity to hear from the Chairman and seek his advice on what builds the … Continue reading “The Chairman of The Industrial Group receives a delegation of visiting international students from the University of San Francisco”

June 19, 2015
Chairman and CEO of The Industrial Group Keynote Speaker at The American University’s Graduation Ceremony

The American University in Cairo (AUC) held its Spring 2015 commencement ceremonies that witnessed the graduation of 540 bachelor’s degree candidates, of whom 90 graduated with honors, 105 with high honors and 91 with highest honors. Master’s degrees were awarded to 127 candidates at the graduate commencement, and one PhD was earned by Irene Gabriel, … Continue reading “Chairman and CEO of The Industrial Group Keynote Speaker at The American University’s Graduation Ceremony”

June 4, 2013
Renowned Saudi Industrialist Authors book on Leadership ‘The Unknown Leader’

Dubai, UAE; 4 June 2013 – Leading Saudi industrialist, Sheikh Hussein A. Al-Banawi, Chairman and CEO of The Industrial Group; the group is a pioneer in the industrial sector when it was created over five decades ago in Jeddah, Saudi Arabia and has recently established its regional headquarters in Dubai, has published a professional title … Continue reading “Renowned Saudi Industrialist Authors book on Leadership ‘The Unknown Leader’”