Our History


International Delicacies was founded in 1983 by Hossein Banejad. He founded IDI to share his passion for healthy and quality food for the San Francisco Bay Area’s community. He was joined by Maryam Banejad in 1989 who brought with her the expertise in ingredients and knowledge of creating innovative and trendy ethnic food products. Her vision gave the company the focus and direction for the future growth.