Pressman’s – not just another sandwich shop!
Amit Gandhi and Sawan Ravani swear by the simplicity of their concept. But in a market flooded with seasone foodpreneurs, is simple enough? The heart of Pressman’s pitch is simple: they make fresh, tasty sandwiches. It’s definitely not the first business with this offer; fast food restaurants have been... Read more
HUNGRY FOR MORE

HUNGRY FOR MORE

SME Stories April 12, 2017

Walking into Taqado Mexican Kitchen’s Dubai Media City branch, we get a glimpse of Nadine Benchaffai in action. She’s looking at the ingredients, welcoming walk-in guests and assisting her staff with their orders. As we sit down with her, she says with a cheeky smile: “It’s not that they... Read more
Airships Arabia: Reaching new heights
Gregory Gottlieb, Founder and Managing Director, Airships Arabia, opens up about his disruptive concept and the profound implications it will have on the industry, businesses and consumers… As soon as you hear about Gregory’s business concept, it’s hard not to be amused. “Airship Arabia is a company that is... Read more
Lion’s Metals: Solid ambitions

The products and solutions that Mohd Al Sheikhs company offers put it several steps ahead of the market ? and the competition.

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Intercoil: Building the dream

Intercoil makes for an intriguing case study because it marks the convergence of three critical aspects of running a business: the succession of a family-owned firm, the journey of a manufacturer and the transition from a small business to a large enterprise.

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Rotte Gulf: The nuts and bolts of success

Rotte Gulf is all set to take the manufacturing industry by storm with its innovative solutions and ambitious growth plans. We sit down with Tiberiu Calinescu, GM, Rotte Gulf.

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Manufacturing a great SME
Having built his business from scratch, Chris Ferguson of Credence International knows the pains and pleasures of starting a new company all too well. Recently, the company crossed the all-important two-year SME milestone and is showing no signs of slowing down. We reached out to the seasoned entrepreneur and... Read more
Propertyfinder.ae: Places and profitability

Propertyfinder on the challenges of building a world class team while running a million dollar business.

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Operation Navas

Operation Navas

Featured September 18, 2016

A very small percentage of actively practising physicians across the globe have an entrepreneurial mindset and even fewer have the foresight to introduce innovations within existing systems. Chatting to Dr. Navas Usman, Chairman and CEO, Medilife, however, makes you realise that it only takes one industry maverick to disrupt... Read more
Chi Tayeb: Cooking up a 60 second storm
In the Middle East our appetite for cooking videos is big, but our attention span is often much smaller. Kamal Saleh, Founder and Director of Chi Tayeb TV, has created a series of one minute cooking videos that offers a satisfying light bite of content. The perfect pairing Fish... Read more