The Olympics of Bartending 19/7/2013

This year at the Teisseire International Bartender Showdown 2013 in May 2013, we set ourselves a special challenge. Our goal was to find the superlative bartender: being entertaining while mixing drinks; making multiple drinks quickly; pouring drinks accurately; and being knowledgeable about cocktails and bar service.

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Another Regional Edition cigar 5/7/2013

After an interval of two years, BME is working closely with Habanos to release a new Regional Edition cigar. Details about this exciting addition to the UAE’s Regional Edition family will be announced shortly.

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Van Division sales grew 27% in 2012 26/4/2013

The Van Division continues to show why it’s one of the best-performing units in the BME arsenal. During 2012 the team achieved 27% growth in sales over 2011.

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‘Win Plenty with Twenty’ promotion is a hit 24/4/2013

During the promotion period, the sales of Britannia biscuits increased by 100% across Lulu outlets. It was one of the best events organized by any biscuit distributor in modern trade in the UAE.

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Strong growth in Oman 23/4/2013

The BME group’s extended operation in Oman, under Zainal Baqer Mohebi, has seen growth of almost 30% in the latter part of 2012 and continuing into 2013.

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0-tentic – a new angle on tasty bread 22/4/2013

Expert chef Martin de Poorter from Puratos visited the UAE recently to demonstrate his mastery of baking techniques gained over the last 30 years. His purpose was also to introduce BME staff to the innovative Puratos O-tentic range of baking products and to conduct product training.

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