Union Trading Company W.L.L (UTC) is one of the leading business pioneers in Kuwait, and a premier wholesaler, retailer and distributor. Based in Kuwait City with over 70 years of proven experience, UTC has established itself as a respected and reliable distributor and retailer, offering both new and established brands across many different markets and industries with continuous market leadership across the Retail, Fashion, Electrical Appliances and FMCG markets through providing high levels of customer satisfaction.
UTC is now a major retail and wholesale distributor of more than 100 recognized international brands for a wide range of consumer, household, fashion, cosmetics, perfumery and electrical goods. Brands distributed by UTC include Gillette, Braun, Duracell, Oral B, General Air Conditioning, Jockey, Hanes, Wrangler, Parker, Prestige, Yardley, Glem Gas, Vileda and Chantelle.
Founded in 1949 by two Entrepreneurs, Mr. Abdul Razzaq Al-Razzuqi and Mr. Daniel Hasso, UTC now has over 70 years of experience in the region, surviving some of the toughest economic setbacks and the invasion crisis of 1990. Despite the economic and market changes, UTC has shown an outstanding ability to adapt and adjust with the market – resulting in the company experiencing a period of strong volume growth during the 2009/10 Global Financial Crisis.
In Retail, UTC is among the largest department store chains in Kuwait, and operates 17 retail outlets, including specialized boutiques for Lee, Wrangler and Gas Clothing. In wholesale, market penetration is extensive with over 3,000 customer accounts reaching over 90% of potential consumers.
UTC also operates its own Service & Repair centers, where customers can have their electronic appliances serviced and maintained by our team of trusted professionals.
With Kuwait’s improving financial outlook, UTC has established itself to further strengthen it’s positioning as a key retailer and distributor. UTC is ready to invest in any venture that adds value to its current mix in the FMCG, electronics, fashion, clothing, food, cosmetics or retail business. In line with the above, UTC is fast expanding its operations across the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) region.
With our 70 years of successful experience and market history, you can be confident in UTC being your trusted business associate for brand distribution or retail partnership.
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