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Jakana Foods Ltd

Jakana Foods Ltd provides All Natural Fruit Juice, unique to the market is our Banana Juice, and we support over 800 local farmers .

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  • Industry Food and Beverage
  • Location Kampala, Central Region, Uganda
  • Currency USD

Company Summary

Jakana Foods Ltd is an American owned company based in Kampala, Uganda. We are the only company to provide all natural fruit juices to our market, empowering over 800 local Ugandan farmers to grow bananas, pineapple, mango and oranges without the use of pesticides or herbicides. Our customers are health conscious, support local traditional products like our traditional Banana Juice, and expect all natural flavors and products.


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    Dan Jakana

    Dan is the founder of Jakana Foods Ltd. He received his Bachelors and Masters Degrees while studying in Texas, and used his Masters Thesis to start Jakana Juice from his mom's kitchen in 1994.

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    Meg Jaquay
    General Manager

    Meg has a Manufacturing Engineering degree from Boston University, then went on to receive her MBA from San Jose State University. She spent 15 years in the Silicon Valley as professional Program Manager for a major software company, then went on to start her own business as a General Contractor, combining her passion for remodeling houses with her expertise as a project manager. She recently moved to Kampala Uganda.