Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 3rd November 2016 - Jumbo Engineering, a business unit of Jumbo Group, recently announced their new partnership with Blue Star Limited as their official distributor in the UAE to cater to the demand for cold rooms, mortuary chambers, refrigeration equipment and cold room accessories.
With a surge in demand and investment in specialised warehouses, small and medium size cold storages as well as refrigeration in the UAE, Jumbo Engineering and Blue Star aim to provide a perfect solution for cold storage of any size, ranging from small walk-ins to huge cold rooms.
Masood Raza, Head of Jumbo Engineering said, “Jumbo Engineering is pleased to have Blue Star, a pioneering brand in India on board, especially for the Cold Room business. We aim to become a key player in the commercial refrigeration segment, offering end-to-end solutions for cold chain requirements in the UAE.”
“Unlike competitors, Blue Star is the only supplier that offers all components of a Cold Room, as a single, original equipment manufacturer (OEM), which includes the entire range of equipment and controls. We are certain that Jumbo Engineering’s in-house competence of HVAC design, and Blue Star’s propriety training will prove to be a great combination for our customers in the UAE.”
Blue Star’s cold storage solutions are extremely popular among the agriculture sector, including horticulture and floriculture units, manufacturers of fresh produce of various kinds such as dairy and seafood, food processing units, pharmaceutical industries, and hospitality sectors, including hotels, restaurants, and eateries.
Rajendra Verma, Vice President - International Business Group, Blue Star, states, “The UAE, as the centre for the agri-food trade in the GCC with major marine ports and air traffic hub for the region, heightens the demand for cold storage. The estimated size of the Cold Chain business in the UAE is close to AED 1 billion, with the modular cold room and cold room accessories estimated at AED 200 million. Through our partnership with Jumbo Engineering, we are optimistic that we will be able to tap into the growing Cold Room industry in the region.”
As India’s leading air conditioning and commercial refrigeration company, Blue Star offers state-of-the-art range of cooling and preservation solutions, along with world-class cyclopentane PUF panels and refrigeration units. Contributing to reducing global warming and lowering ozone depletion, Blue Star ensures that every new solution brought to the marketplace is eco-friendly and sustainable. Apart from distribution, Jumbo Engineering will also handle design and maintenance requisites.