About us

AWS Distribution is a multinational enterprise with an active business portfolio of varied business interests, from real estate to engineering, catering services to healthcare, among others

AWS Distribution was founded in 1981, by Abdulwahed Bin Shabib, his first of many pioneering and successful ventures. Mr. Abdulwahed went on to become a highly successful entrepreneur, international investor, business leader, and philanthropist in the UAE.


Headquartered in Dubai, UAE, AWS Distribution is a trusted name and in the forefront of FMCG distribution across the region for over the past 40 years. An exponentially growing company in the Middle East, AWS deals with a wide range of leading global FMCG brands – both in Food and Non-Food categories. We have a predominant presence in the market place catering a variety of business segments, including Retail – Hypermarkets, Supermarkets, Groceries; Wholesale, Exports and Food Service (HORECA) sectors throughout UAE, Oman and other GCC countries.

AWS Distribution is also involved in Electronics, Home Appliances, and Tools, with products ranging from kitchen appliances and personal care to major domestic appliances and industrial drills, generators, saws, and other power tools.

AWS Financial Position As on 31 Jan 2021