Blue Ocean Global Group launches BLACK+DECKER® Cookware range in the Middle East region

Blue Ocean Global Group will soon roll out BLACK+DECKER® cookware under a trademark license from StanleyBlack & Decker, the GCCRegionwith its strong distribution network

Date: Dubai, July15, 2021

News Highlights

  1. Global non-stick cookware products market is growing at 4.1 percent compound annual growth rate (CAGR) from US$19.60 billion in 2018 to US$28.1 billion in 2026.
  1. Blue Ocean Global Group distributes products to more than 40 countries with a team of professionals.

Dubai, UAE:  Blue Ocean Global Group, a Dubai-based diversified business conglomerate that representssome of the world’s best-performing Small domestic appliances, Telecom, Electronics, and Lifestyle accessories as master distributors, has been licensed byStanley Black & Decker, distribute products in its cookware range under the BLACK+DECKER brand for the GCC.

Blue Ocean Global Group is all set to launch the new BLACK+DECKER cookware range and which will be available allKey online channels and major hypermarkets and supermarkets.

Stanley, Black &Decker, Incis a US$14.4 billion (Dh52.84 billion), purpose driven organisation. Its products are sold in more than 60 countries. The licensing of the BLACK+DECKER brand forcookware to Blue Ocean Global Group will support the BLACK+DECKER presence in the Region and benefit from the large distribution network of Blue Ocean Global Group.

This marks a new direction and a completely new chapter for Blue Ocean Global Group, one of the Major distributors of small domestic appliances, Telecom, Electronicsand Life Style Accessories products. This marks the company’s entry into the cookware range.

“For the last eightyears since we started our business, we have been distributing products owned and manufactured by international brands – consumer electronics, electrical and home appliances. We have now entered a new phase of Brand Licensee and distribute it to the consumers through a large network of retail & online channels that we work with,” Shahzad Ahmed, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Blue Ocean Global Group.

“Soon consumers in the Middle East will see a large range of BLACK+DECKER cookware being offered to them,such as Frypans, Casserole. SaucePan, Kadai,(wokpan)Cookware sets in various size and many more.All this will be available at an affordable price point

“BLACK+DECKER has been a household name all over the world and for decades, it has been part of our everyday life. With more than US$1 billion (Dh3.67 billion) in annual sales across the world, BLACK+DECKER has reinforced its position in the home appliances and cookware manufacturing in the world in recent years.”

Blue Ocean Global Group distributes more than 1,000 products to omnichannel partners and 300 retailers across 40 countries. It’s distribution strength capabilities made thethe most sustainable player in the consumer appliances market in this region.

“Going forward, we are going to work closely with theBLACK+DECKER Team to offer a wide range of products to the households. We would urge all of you to take advantage of our strength and benefit from theBLACK+DECKER cookware range,” Shahzad Ahmed said.

“We at Blue Ocean Global Group are very excited to add the cookware range that will help us diversify our business and help consumer with better quality product at a more affordable price.”

Global non-stick cookware products market is growing at 4.1 percent compound annual growth rate (CAGR) from US$19.60 billion in 2018 to US$28.1 billion in 2026, according to research.

ParmeshVenkateswaranGeneral Manager ofBLACK + DECKER Middle East, says, “Blue Ocean Global Group’sgrowing network is helping us increase our market share in all the majorappliances segments and despite the covid19 crisis, the business is continuously growing to our satisfaction.”


Editor’s Notes

About Blue Ocean Global Group

Blue Ocean Global Group is a Dubai-based diversified business conglomerate with omnichannel market presence in GCC, Middle East, Africa, Indian Subcontinent, Australia   and New Zealand that specialises in distribution and marketing of small domestic appliances, telecom electronicsand lifestyle accessories through its businessverticals, i.e. retail, online and business-to-business distribution.

Blue Ocean Global Group and its affiliate companies undertakes the distribution sales, marketing, warehousing and after sales services. The company’s affiliations with the market and relationship with the trade allows it to cater to the growing demands within the region.

Since its inception, the group experienced growth year over year. The group distributes and promotes products in over 40 countries.The group is managed by a professional team, having extensive regional experience the company is partnered with some of the world’s leading brands that allow it to offer a wide range of product portfolio.