Press

2017

Al-Press - Bateel Gourmet wins the Specialist Retailer Award at the 2017 Food & Travel Arabia Awards

2016

Thomson Reuters Zawya – Bateel announces KSA expansion in Jeddah and DammamHotelier Middle East – Bateel announces KSA expansion in Al KhobarThomson Reuters Zawya – Homegrown success Hotelier Middle East – Bateel opens first outlet in Ras Al Khaimah Hotelier Middle East – Bateel turns 25 with expansion on the cardsThomson Reuters Zawya – Bateel makes a debut in Kuwait marketCapital Business – Homegrown successFood and Travel Arabia – A visionaryMadame Magazine (pg 48) – The rise of Bateel from gourmet dates to leading international brandGulfNews247 – Largest Café Bateel opens in Riyadh’s prestigious Olaya district

2015

Haute Living – Haute Spots: Bateel opens first flagship store at JBREY – Bateel: Dates with a differenceThe National – Saudi gourmet chain Bateel recruits partner for expansion

2014

CNN – Saudi food firm seeks long-term relationship with western tastesAMEinfo – Cafe Bateel opens its doors in Nation Towers

2013

Arab News – On a date with dates in Cafe BateelArabian Business – Saudi s Cafe Bateel to open new UAE outletTime Out – The UAE`s chocolate industry is sweet business

2012

New York Times – Grown in the Persian Gulf, Food Ventures Step Out GloballyGulf News – Encouraging the spirit of innovationTime Out – We find out more about this iconic regional fruitArab News – Bateel London

2011

Gulf News – An attraction for datesThe National – Bitter taste for chocolate fans as cocoa price soars

2010

Gulf News – A gourmet dates and sweets experience

2009

Khaleej Times – Dates with History

2004

Gulf News – Firm strives to put its food on the world`s platterAl Jazeera – A date with Arabic history

2003

Gulf News – Market Watch: A bar of chocolate – to suit all tastes

2001

Gulf News – Bateel set to enter Asian markets in a big way