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Emirates Flight Catering announces another key environmental initiative; reduces packaging waste by 750 tonnes a year

Executive Chef Hugh Styles showcasing EKFC's new reusable crates

Emirates Flight Catering (EKFC), as one of the world’s largest catering services providers, we are proud to announce that we have introduced a new packaging solution to further reduce waste across our food manufacturing operations.

Emirates Flight Catering announces major investment in solar energy; cuts carbon emissions from electrical consumption by 15%

From left to right - Muhammed Tariq, AVP Engineering, Emirates Flight Catering, and Saeed Mohammed, Chief Executive Officer of Emirates Flight Catering

We are pleased to announce that we have successfully commissioned a state-of-the-art solar power system across our premises, which is expected to deliver an annual reduction of 3 million kg of greenhouse gas emissions. This is part of our continued investment in infrastructure to improve resource efficiency.

Emirates Flight Catering and Cuisine Solutions Host Launch Event at Mandarin Oriental Hotel

Emirates Flight Catering and Cuisine Solutions Host Launch Event at Mandarin Oriental Hotel in Dubai

Emirates Flight Catering (EKFC) and Cuisine Solutions (CSI) hosted a launch event at the exclusive Mandarin Oriental Hotel in Dubai

Emirates Flight Catering Signs Joint Venture with Pioneer in Sous Vide Technology

From left to right: Saeed Mohammed, Chief Executive Officer, Emirates Flight Catering and Felipe Hasselmann, President and Chief Executive Officer, Cuisine Solutions Inc.

Joint venture to provide quality sous vide products to customers across UAE and build the world’s largest halal sous vide manufacturing facility in Dubai. 

Sourcing locally, thinking globally: Expo 2020 Dubai and Emirates Flight Catering create fresh and eco-friendly F&B vision

Image credited to Crop One Holdings Inc.
  • Collaboration offers innovative and varied culinary experiences rooted in sustainable practices
  • EKFC’s vertical farm, the world’s largest, will deliver fresh produce for millions of meals at Expo
  • Caterers will work with a host of participating countries to serve up authentic national cuisines


Fresh produce grown at the world’s largest vertical farm will be served to millions at Expo 2020 Dubai as part of a collaboration with Emirates Flight Catering (EKFC) to provide delicious and diverse culinary choices while showcasing the future of sustainable gastronomy.