The company was founded in the late 1970s after identifying the opportunity within the snack food market in Kuwait.
Food Industries Company (FICO) is a Kuwaiti Shareholding (closed) Company, established during that period, that was at the forefront of the snack food industry in Kuwait.
The work began with one production line producing potato chips (Munchos) under license from the American Pepsico Inc., and with less than 30 employees. From that modest start FICO has become one of the leading food companies in Kuwait.
Fico has expanded and improved the size of it's production facilities by adding various divisions and departments and now has more than 200 employees.
The Fico plant house the most modern technology for both fried and extruded production lines, with electronic weighing machines and packing lines. Food Industries Company maintains its aim of constantly improving production capacity to keep up with the demand of the growing domestic market.
Since the 1990s, Food Industries Company has only used natural ingredients, flavoring, and coloring in its products.
Food Industries Company (FICO)
Food Industries Building, Block 1, Street 11, Sabhan Industrial Area, 26221, Kuwait
Phone: +965 2-474-2242
Fax: +965 2-473-0141
FICO Potato Chips & Snacks