De United Foods Industries Limited, Noodle Division,
started its operation in year 1996 at Ota, Ogun State, is the first instant
noodles manufacturing plant in Nigeria and the largest in Africa at that time.
The company started with staff strength of about 500
but today it has over 1500 staff members working effectively and efficiently
towards one common goal; to satisfy its customers by continuously offering a
variety of nutritious, healthy and quality products.
DUFIL PRIMA FOODS PLC was incorporated in 2001
as a private limited liability company at Choba, Port Harcourt, Rivers State.
Upon completion of a restructuring exercise the company was converted to Public
limited company and became the holding company of the group in year 2008.
The existence of the facility arises due to the
growing demand for the product from the consumers of the region and the nation.
The objective is to provide fresh and quality product to the consumers.
Northern Noodles Limited is the third and the
most recent state-of-the-art automation noodle manufacturing factory
commissioned in Kaduna in year 2011. Northern Noodles limited entered in the
pages of history of our group not only for being the quickest in completion of a
project but also for being the first ever fully automated plant from start to
finish i.e. flour handling silo system to auto carton casing.
The company doubled its production capacity within a
span of six month and proposes to further add to it by the end of year 2013. The
objective of the company is to provide fresh and quality product to the
consumers of northern and central part of Nigeria.
Insignia Print Technology LFTZ Enterprise is
part of DUFIL group and started in year 2007 at Lagos Free Trade Zone, Lekki,
Lagos. It is the first initiative towards backward integration of the Group.
Insignia has started with a large capacity of
printing flexible packaging material to meet DUFIL's requirement. The objective
of Insignia is to operate as an independent company catering to DUFIL packaging
needs. Insignia aims to specialize in the Food Packaging sector. Our goal is to
provide our customers flexible packaging solutions that will protect, extend
shelf-life, in an attractive consumer friendly design with international quality
De United Foods Industries Limited, Seasoning
division, started in year 2008 at Ota, Ogun State. It is the second initiative
towards backward integration of the Group to manufacture the seasoning sachets.
Seasoning division is a fully automated packing plant
with the objective of catering to all the requirement of DUFIL’s seasoning
Pure Flour Mills Limited, Flour Division,
started in year 2012 at Choba, Port Harcourt, Rivers State. It is another
initiative towards backward integration of the Group.
The company presently supplies flour to Dufil Prima
Foods Plc and Pasta division.
Pure Flour Mills Limited, Pasta Division,
started in year 2012 at Choba, Port Harcourt, Rivers State. The company is
manufacturing ‘Power Pasta’ brand of long spaghetti. It is a new product
offering from DUFIL apart from Indomie instant noodle.
The company has installed the state of the art fully
automated line from M/s FAVA, Italy.
Raffles Oil LFTZ Enterprise, palm oil
refinery, is another backward integration initiative of the Group. The refinery
will be ready by mid of year 2013 and is located at Lagos Free Trade Zone,
Lekki. The company is also planning to put the fractionation and packaging plant
along with the refinery.
The objective of the company will be to operate as an
independent company catering to group’s vegetable oil needs and also to explore
the Nigerian retail market.