Al Shamali & Waris - Overview
Al Shamali & Waris Trading Company (SWC) is a regional distribution company for complete range of Cables/Electrical Goods founded by Mr. Hassan Waris, the late Mr. Yousif Al Shamali & Mr. Ali Al Shamali in Kuwait in 1975 with a vision for growth and development.
We have been at the forefront of the electrical engineering industry. Our presence, experience & supply references in the region goes back to over 4 decades.
In 1994 we extended our reach to UAE & after experiencing tremendous growth we now have operational facilities in almost all the corners of U.A.E. i.e. Dubai, Abu Dhabi, Sharjah, Dhaid & RAK. It means that we have been regularly expanding our network of Branches, Showrooms & Warehouses in the region even in this tough & tight market.
SWC is an undisputed leader in the region in the Electrical field, distributing a wide range of Cables/Wires/Electrical Products/Lighting Solutions in Construction/Electrical/Power & Energy/Oil & Gas/Industrial Sector & serving the immediate & regular needs of regional customers across UAE, GCC, Middle East & Africa.
We believe that Stock is the king & hence we always maintain extensive stocks for not only standard products but also maintain an optimum level of stock for specialty products for all the market sectors. With the help of up-to-date computerized stock management/warehousing facilities led by our trained Supply Chain staff, we ensure that we are always first to help deliver our customers.
SWC is always on the forefront to regularly review market needs to ensure that we have the required products for this very diverse fast-paced market & hence we are always dynamic to add new products/brands as per the market needs. We only associate ourselves with reliable, consistent & trustworthy Brands & hence we always venture with the most professional, reliable & technologically driven Manufacturers.
Al Shamali & Waris - Resources
- Ready stock of over USD 25 Million in the region
- Exceptional presence in UAE (3 Offices/5 Showrooms/2 Warehouses)
- Regional presence in almost all the GCC counties
- Capacity to promptly deliver across the MENA region
- State-of-the-art warehousing facilities of more than 100,000 sq.ft. of combined area
- 70 dedicated staff members always at their toes to assist our valued customers
- 7 trucks to cater instantly to all logistical requirements
We believe our employees are the biggest asset, hence we recruit & retain the most competent individuals in the industry. We ensure regular on the job training & professional development.
SWC make our work environment secure, satisfying and rewarding by encouraging new ideas, initiatives & teamwork which helps us to retain the best industry talent. Our team has an average of over 10 years of experience in their field, with some having invested over 25 years with us. We feel proud that our employee turnover is one of the lowest in the industry.