In 1978, El Kowery family had established a company named "ElSHAMADAN Co. For Food Industries S. A. E" Owned by Mr. Taher EL Kowery & brothers, Located in Dekheila, Alexandria, Egypt over 16000 sq. M, producing Wafers, Biscuits & Chocolates. OVERSEAS FOR FOOD PRODUCTS S. A. E, is a sister company of El-Sahamadan for Food Industries located in 6th of October City, Cairo, Egypt covering an area of 28000 sq. M. It started its activities in October 1992 in the field of sugar & tea packing. In 1995, it added new lines for the production of Cakes. It is considered as one of the four biggest cake producing companies in Egypt.