Marco Segaloni, one of the founders of Dolce&Salato Image Credit: Supplied

Dolce & Salato is a fast-growing food enterprise founded by Italian culinary enthusiasts in the year 2008 for the world to experience the true taste of Italian food and uplift the art of cooking.

Today they are across various countries as one of the leading Italian food distributors for HORECA channel (hotels, restaurants, and catering companies). They take pride in saying they cater authentic Italian food products to culinary experts and individuals alike.

Translating to their name, Dolce & Salato showcases a diverse range of both sweet and savory Italian products – each product is carefully handpicked for chefs to experience the real Italian flavors. They are ideal for different cuisines and occasions from a simplistic meal to exquisite banquets, from fine dining restaurants to catering companies. The keen attention paid to choosing and sourcing each product allows them to deliver authenticity and quality.

Italian cuisine is an array of flavorsome dishes. Dolce & Salato brings rich ingredients like sauces and seasonings, fresh pasta and ravioli, cheeses, different types of vinegar and dressings, deli meat, and many more – from different regions of Italy to restaurants and hotels around UAE – for culinary lovers to create Italian delicacies. For those looking to experience a real Italian taste, there is a wide variety of fresh foods, ready-to-cook and ready-to-eat meals to choose from. The patisserie lovers have a choice of a wide assortment of desserts and chocolates. Overall, with Dolce & Salato a holistic Italian experience is promised.

The team at Dolce & Salato consists of highly experienced individuals who are exceedingly dedicated to providing the best food solutions together with constant support and personalized approach to every client – through excellent quality of service and products. They work incessantly towards expanding their portfolio in the existing growing market. Having been in food trading business for more than decade, they pride themselves on achieving a reputation as a reliable partner and supplier amongst importers, exporters, distributors, and clients.

Speaking about Dolce & Salato, Marco Segaloni, one of the founders of the company, said, "Our team of well-trained professionals are invested in procuring authentic products resonating the real flavors of Italy and setting us apart from the rest. We are proud of our expertise when it comes to Italian products and thrilled to share it with everyone."

Dolce & Salato's major re-export markets are Middle East and Russia – handled by their own logistics team and with support of external companies for other countries. He goes on to say "Our strength lies in consolidation, consistency and timely deliveries with competitive rates. We procure our products from most parts of Italy through weekly air and sea shipments making us exceptional. We have a very strong international network built to support our operations as we strive to continue being the market leader in the region."

In their successful pursuit to cater exceptional Italian commodities, Dolce & Salato has strengthened its presence in the region by launching an e-commerce store dedicated to retail customers earlier this year.

Dolce & Salato is pleased to announce that two more offices have been recently opened in Riyadh and Jeddah to bring true flavors of Italy to HORECA channel and retail sector in KSA.