About Savola

  • The Savola Group was established in 1979 to become one of the most successful and fast growing multinational food groups in the Gulf and Middle East Region. With its widespread penetration of North Africa, Central Asia, and Europe, Savola boosts a wide portfolio of businesses.

The diversity of The Savola Group operating businesses led to the creation of two core divisions which are:

Business Division

  • The "Savola Foods Sector" comprising Edible Oils, Foods and Sugar.

  • The "Savola Retail Sector", including:

  • Retail (Panda – the largest retail food chain in the Middle East).

  • Real Estate (Modern Marafiq).

  • Savola Plastics.

  • Savola Franchising Unit (has exclusive rights in Saudi Arabia for ten internationally renowned fashion and clothing brands).

Investment Sector

  • Al Maira Dairy

  • Herfy Food Services

Today the Group has market shares of 62% and 70% of the Edible Oils market and the Sugar market in KSA, respectively and owns 50 retail outlets (Super/Hypermarkets) throughout KSA, deploying a workforce of more than 11,000 employees and around 160,000 shareholders. Savola Group is listed within the top 10 companies in KSA.