Kasih Food revitalizes hummus range for international markets

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10 Oct 2017 --- Jordan-based Kasih Food Production Co, has unveiled a new range of hummus products in Tetra Pak packages at the Anuga food and drink fair. With the new Mézete brand product line, the company aims to increase its share of the hummus market, projected to reach US$1.1 billion globally by 2022. That would represent an annual growth rate of more than 9 percent for the period between 2016 and 2022, mainly driven by healthier eating trends among consumers worldwide.

Khaled Kasih, General Manager at Kasih Food Production Co says: “Bringing quality food to consumers is our top priority. We have developed a special range of Mézete hummus products with homemade quality, offering exciting flavors such as plain, jalapeno, garlic, chili, thyme and sundried tomatoes. We are confident that these innovative and tasty products will find their place in homes and restaurants in every market around the world.”

Charles Brand, Executive VP, Product Management and Commercial Operations at Tetra Pak also states: “We are pleased to support Kasih in capturing the growth of a healthy food segment. We see huge opportunities in the prepared food category due to changing consumer lifestyles, and we are committed to supporting our customers with solutions that provide the best food protection and convenience.” 

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