Trans Arabia International

Food & Beverage Division

Jose Matos

General Manager, Trans Arabia International (TAICO)

Exclusive Food Service Distributor for Dilmah Tea, Sri Lanka in Bahrain, Brad Barry/Caffe D'Vita, USA, in Bahrain and Saudi Arabia. Brand owner for Frozen X-Press Smoothies, Blender Mixes and Juice Bases.
Distributor for Monin Syrups and Sauces, Al Boneh Coffee Beans and Turkish coffee; Sweet Baby Rays Barbecue sauces and Franks Red Hot Sauces

International Trading, Sales & Marketing, Products Promotion, Agent for US and European companies in the Middle East. Expanding the network of companies I represent in the Middle East and develop successful trading partnerships between Principals and Importers.

We are dedicated to develop original and innovative concepts while, at the same time, ensuring that our products reflect the highest quality available so that our clients may profit from the various product lines and serve premium beverages to their clients.

Trans Arabia International is the Middle East Sales office for Brad Barry Co. while maintaining the Exclusive Agency Distribution status for Dilmah, Giffard, Caffe D'Vita and many more product lines in Saudi Arabia and Bahrain.

Our own private label "Frozen X-Press" product lines are custom designed to ensure healthy beverages and practical solutions to all food service outlets, and at the same time, deliver profitable solutions to our clients. We are committed to develop its operating theatre to the Middle East. While initiating activity and setting up offices at the Kingdom of Bahrain, we foresee a bright expansion plan based on local distribution.


At Taico, we offer Bulk orders of products in Bahrain. Through reliable contracted shipping agents and couriers, we ensure the process of every delivery from online orders, directly to the client's business or simply to your preferred location.


We also offer retail products for customers who wants product bundling as one combined purchase. Providing the best brands together, high quality combination of products will be best served in our online shop.


Company Mission


Core Values 

“Excellence Served”

Taico is a company committed to developing mutually rewarding relationships with clients, while supplying an outstanding product range manufactured at our contracted USA facilities.

We will spare no expense to ensure that our commitment to the highest quality standards, values, innovation and creativity are second to none. Implementing excellent customer service and after sales programs separates us from the crowd. We pride ourselves for implementing a complete honest standard where integrity and character leads the way.

Core Purpose

"Clients First"

Taico delivers a variety of consulting services, equipment and products to a wide range of regular clients. We customize solutions to clients, operators and distributors that simplify negotiating processes while maximizing productivity.

Reliable suppliers at fair prices while ensuring quality standards at all times, negotiating rates for specific volume clients while passing on those savings along, implementing comprehensive personnel training and educational programs will ensure projects success and long term business relationships in the marketplace.


Visionary Goals

"Proud in Bahrain"

The opportunity that the Kingdom of Bahrain delivers to an organization like Taico will be managed in a consistent platform which will promote steady growth and consistent development. Participating in the local economy by employing Bahraini staff will allows us to reach and maintain a 50% national employment rate. Operating in the entire GCC territory will be an objective to achieve within 3 years. Developing 5 products private labels in a solid manner in 5 years, planning proper strategy and customized business plans for each of the countries will ensure proper logistics and supply chains to handle regular distribution routes.