Success Story - The Americana Group
In order to show its recognition and appreciation of the role of its Approved Centres and trainers, as well as encouraging the highest standards of training in Dubai, Highfield created a Certificate of Excellence. This certificate is awarded to the trainer and Centre that achieve the best results from all Highfield examinations held during a one-month period.
The Americana Group (Kuwait Food Company) is just one of many winners of this award. The Americana Group is the Middle East and North Africa’s (MENA) most successful group of companies, operating restaurants, and manufacturing consumer foods and food-related products.
Americana Group’s main lines of business are operating food and beverage outlets, as well as manufacturing food products. With a network of over 1,200 outlets, it is not only the largest operator of restaurant chains in MENA, but also one of the most successful franchise operators in the world. Their network encompasses eight of the world’s most recognised brands including KFC, Pizza Hut, Hardee’s, TGI Friday’s, Costa Coffee and Krispy Kreme.
Other well-known clients that have won this prestigious award include:
- Boecker International Offshore
- BSS World
- MAS Quality Consultants
- TUV Nord
Speaking on the Certificate of Excellence, Highfield Chairman Richard Sprenger stated ‘We are committed to working with Dubai Municipality, food businesses and Dubai trainers to ensure the highest possible standards of food safety. Much of our success in the Middle East is down to the performance of our Centres and trainers and it is only right that we recognise those who achieve an exceptional standard of excellence.’