Leading the way in Distribution
With more than 52 years of experience, NTDE is a leader among distributors in the UAE. The best brands, the widest reach; whatever your product, we will make sure it gets the exposure it deserves.
360º Supply Chain
Supply chains are the backbone of today's globalised world. Without them, a lot of the choice, convenience, and commerce we take for granted would not exist.
At heart, NTDE is a supply chain management company. Over the past 50 years, we have managed complex logistics, distribution, retail operations for the world's biggest brands and blue-chip customers.Read More
We share our experience, insights, world-class infrastructure, and regional reach to help customers, brands, and partners move products.
Our expertise helps them increase efficiency, get transparency, and happier customers. We take a process-driven approach to deliver measurable business value.
When a shipment arrives at the port for product stacking, distributing it thousands of outlets, stock taking and replenishment, we ensure it reaches on time, every time. Our extensive fleet of temperature-controlled vehicles, warehouse network suitable helps us solve any customer's logistics challenge.
Our secret? Excellent process, systems, and people. Our distribution is stringently controlled, monitored by 24/7 security staff, managed by professionals, and backed by state-of-the-art equipment with no compromise.
The result is a faster, better and economical supply chain.
How can we help?
NTDE is built for scale. NTDE can process over 1,500 international and local shipments per month comprising full container load (FCL) to less than container load (LCL).
We manage more than 650 twenty feet equivalent units, arriving by land, sea, and air. Our supply chain follows strict controls from 5 to -23º Celsius to ensure all products are processed and stored at the ideal temperature.Read More
We also boast of an in-house team to ensure timely customs and municipality clearance for all shipments. Furthermore, with a modern fleet of 22 trailers, we provide a smooth release of containers from the port.
NTDE boasts a comprehensive network of warehouses across the UAE, offering ambient storage for regular products, items stored chilled at +5 degrees and products stored frozen at -23 degrees.
We also offer secure warehousing for dry products.
Our main headquarters is located in Rashidiya, Dubai, while six major distribution hubs - Jebel Ali, Dubai South, Abu Dhabi, Umm Al Quwain, Al Ain and Muscat - ensure every corner is covered.Read More
A meticulous Warehouse Management System offers outstanding control of storage, including individual pallet identification and tracking, inventory cycle counts and regular audits, to maintain 100 per cent inventory accuracy.
Food hygiene is of the utmost importance and all our warehouses are compliant with HACCP specifications. Separation is maintained between food and non-food storage, inventory is stacked in order to enable fast retrieval according to FEFO - First Expiry First Out - and internal audits are carried out monthly, over and above an annual audit from HACCP certifiers, to ensure continued HACCP compliance. Additionally, six-monthly audits are carried out to ensure all warehouses are compliant with current international Quality, Environment and Occupational Health standards as mandated by ISO 9001, 14001 and OHSAS.
All warehouses are equipped with the latest state-of-the-art technology to ensure smooth, efficient operations. NTDE is proud to utilise advance material handling equipment including reach trucks, forklifts, stacker and pallet counters, and modernised racking systems such as Full Automation, Drive-In and selective guarantee your products are treated with the care and respect they deserve.
Customers and partners trust us with their inventory. It is no surprise, and we take this guardianship seriously.
Our security services are managed by First Security Group – the region's trusted ISO compliant security services provider. It is the same standard they offer banks, embassies over the past 17 years.Read More
NTDE's facilities have 24/7 CCTV monitoring, physical and perimeter security, biometric access managed by top security professionals from the Police and Defence backgrounds. To maintain security, all visitors have a designated entrance and induction before allowing access.
All our frozen warehouses have GPS units and sensors to monitor the real-time temperature. In case of deviation, they notify the concerned personnel in seconds with audit trails.
Distribution: Moving Excellence
NTDE has the most comprehensive and reliable distribution in the region.
We have a fleet of 460 vehicles and process 2,000 orders per day. Our distribution network includes supplying 8,000 supermarkets, hypermarkets, and grocery stores; 200 health clubs; 1,000 hotels & restaurants, catering outlets; 8 duty-free zones and 300 wholesalers across the UAE and Oman.Read More
All our vehicles are fully temperature-controlled. They are monitored via GPS to enable real-time fleet management. Be it on the route or temperature, and any changes are notified in seconds to ensure transparency and route optimisation.
The outcome is that products reach customers on time, every time, seven days a week.
Consider it delivered with NTDE.
Travel Retail Redefined
NTDE plays a vital role in retail travel. We serve millions of customers every year who fly through the UAE's busy airports with eight duty-free zones.
Thanks to our strong partnerships with international brands, we ensure our duty-free shoppers have access to various products at excellent value.Read More
Our confectionery brands include British Cadbury, Italian Ferrero Roche and Swiss Toblerone chocolates; global beverage brands such as Pokka, Fiji Water, and regional favourites such as Power Horse, Snapple, Al Rabie juices, to name a few.
Our duty-free tobacco division offers luxury brands such as Davidoff, loose tobacco, fine cigars from Golden Virginia, Drum, King Edward, Macanado and Al Fakher and Al Wazir for sheesha aficionados.
NTDE ensures every traveller gets the best deals to take wherever their journey leads them.
Brands for Life
With over 100 trusted global brands, NTDE covers it all – food, lifestyle, fashion, household, personal care, health care and beyond.
We help brands reach the right customers with our full spectrum of services.
100% Certified. 100% Assurance.
HACCP is a globally trusted certification of Hazard Analysis Critical Control Points. It is a process control for identifying food safety hazards in production and implementing stringent rules to prevent hazards. Strict control and monitoring mean less chance for hazards. That means food businesses can assure safety, and their customers can consume with confidence.
At NTDE, safety or quality is not a choice. We are proud to confirm that all our operations are fully HACCP certified.
Logistics & Warehouses
We have in excess of 35,000 square feet of normal warehousing space suitable for products that do not require low temperature storage.
For products that need to be kept at a refrigerated temperature, we have more than 330,000 square feet of warehousing space across several locations with multi-layered monitoring and detection systems in place.
We have 26,000 square feet of warehousing space across several locations to store products that require frozen conditions, with multi-layered monitoring systems in place to ensure correct temperatures at all times.
Our racking storage system possesses a special design to allow for customization flexibility according to requirements, thus providing an adjustable system advantage. The dry warehouse holds 36,000 pallet positions and 5,000 metric ton bulk stack.
Fleet: Excellence Delivered
We are proud of our extensive, state-of-the-art fleet vital to our operations. Our portfolio includes five types of regular, refrigerated, freezer trailers, trucks, and vans to provide reliable distribution of a vast range of products - on time, every time.
Specialised Warehouses: One size does not fit all.
We offer suitable warehousing space at eight locations in the UAE. It includes three types: standard, refrigerated and frozen to cover the storage spectrum.
Our largest fully automated logistics facility (INL) at Dubai South to compact warehouses in Abu Dhabi and Sharjah, NTDE can meet any need.
We ensure reliable storage, including diligent maintenance, hygiene, fire & safety compliance, and 24/7 multi-level security monitoring.
Powered by Technology
At NTDE, we rely on PALM - an Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) solution developed by our IT team to manage the entire operations.
PALM features a multi-pack module, automatic uploads, and real-time sync of data from handhelds, warehouses, fleet, stock management, reporting and analytics. It has sub-modules for multi-functions, currencies, warehouse management, salesperson handhelds, 3PL for efficient management.
The NTDE IT team also developed a suite covering retail operations, hospitality, automated management, administration, e-commerce, and mobile apps.
The result? Systematic inventory, transparency, and efficiency at one's fingertips.