Guests enjoy Now! In Season products and ‘True Aussie Beef’ at session hosted in Spinneys
Dubai, UAE – July 20 2017: Chef Tarek Ibrahim, the popular Arab celebrity chef, has hosted a fun-filled cooking masterclass at Spinneys in Dubai using Australia’s finest vegetables and beef.
The exclusive cooking demonstration was hosted as part of a unique partnership between Now! In Season, which is promoting the best of Australian seasonal fruit and vegetables in the UAE, Spinneys and Meat & Livestock Australia.
Working with Australian beef and the current Now! In Season vegetables of corn, celery, carrot and leek, Chef Tarek showed how to optimise Australia’s finest products to create tasty meals for the family.
“I loved hosting this cooking demonstration,” said Chef Tarek. “It was ......read more
800 DEGREES PIZZERIA introduces its revamped drinks menu with some refreshing new drinks
From smoothies to cocktails, 800 DEGREES has all the recipes for a cool and breezy summer
800 DEGREES has branches in Burjuman, City Centre’s Deira and Me’aisem, Mall of the Emirates, Dubai Parks and Resorts, and Dubai Marina Park Island
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 20 July, 2017: 800 DEGREES PIZZERIA, a Neapolitan pizza concept from L.A., introduces an all-new drinks menu sure to keep customers cool for the summer. Choose from mocktails, smoothies, as well as lemonades, iced teas, flavored waters and a special Non-Alcoholic Malt ideal for the hot season from the complete menu by 800 DEGREES.
Made with specially sourced Napoli 00 flour and ingredients prepared freshly every morning, ......read more
H.E. M.K. Lekgoro, Ambassador of South Africa visits Al Maya Supermarket
The Ambassador appreciated the Group’s role in promoting South Africa’s food products in the UAE.
Mr. Kamal Vachani, Group Director, Al Maya Group informed that South Africa’s Ambassador to the UAE, H.E Mr. M K Lekgoro, visited the Al Maya Group’s Supermarket at Murooj Complex, Dubai on Wednesday, 19th July.
Al Maya Group Director, Mr. Kamal Vachani, informed the Ambassador about the variety of products available from South Africa at the Al Maya Supermarkets.
During the visit of Ambassador of South Africa to Al Maya Supermarket, Mr Kamal Vachani informed the Ambassador about Al Maya’s participation in AFRICA BIG 7 show, which was held in Johannesburg.
Al Maya Group, the UAE-based business conglomerate, has ......read more
To be held on July 17th, 2017, in the ICCA Kitchen, Block 8, Dubai Knowledge Village, the invitation-only event is a hub for food service industry experts to showcase their know-how and engage with owners and operators in the field, addressing pressing industry issues and brainstorming key innovation points
The event is targeted towards Franchisors and Franchisees, Restaurant General Managers and Food Service business owners and operators and will be on the topic of Building F&B Bottomline
Mr. Akhilesh Bahl, Founder and CEO at Malt & Salt Hospitality, will host the opening note on Building Your Dream Restaurant: It’s Not Just About Location Location Location
Mr. Rakesh Pardasani, Partner at RSM UAE, will deliver an address on how tax implementations will affect business with his talk, VAT’s ......read more
Punjabi By Nature, a Punjabi cuisine restaurant located in the heart of Oud Metha, now offers online ordering through its website
Place an order online with the code ‘PBN15’ to avail a 15% discount on one’s order
Punjabi by Nature provides online ordering through its website
Punjabi By Nature provides free home delivery during the day
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, July 10, 2017: Punjabi By Nature, an authentic Punjabi restaurant located in Oud Metha, presents its online order form on its website. Serving up authentic Punjabi food, Punjabi by Nature will be giving a straight 15% discount to its customers upon ordering online using the code ‘PBN15’.
With a menu that includes appetizers like a juicy Tangdi Kebab and flavorsome Punjabi Kofta, a richly flavored ......read more
Gulfood launches first dedicated hospitality and food service expo at Dubai International Hospitality Week
Dubai, UAE, July 10, 2017: Despite the short-term challenges posed by global macroeconomic factors across the GCC, the region’s tourism and hospitality industry remains on an upward trajectory as governments recognize the potential of the sector in enabling revenue diversification and job creation, and actively invest in its development. Set to be worth $36.7 billion by 2020 according to Euromonitor International, and with a number of global events that include Expo 2020 Dubai scheduled to draw millions of visitors to the region, the industry is in critical need of a dedicated hospitality and foodservice platform to support its development.
Launching during Dubai International Hospitality Week, an ......read more
Ras Al Khaimah, 5 July 2017: UNIKAI FOODS P.J.S.C., one of the largest Fast Moving Consumer Goods (FMCG) conglomerates in the Middle East and North Africa region, has signed an agreement on 3 July 2017 with Ras Al Khaimah Economic Zone (RAKEZ) to establish its largest storage and distribution facility in the northern emirates. The signing ceremony was held yesterday in RAKEZ’s headquarters with Neeraj Vohra representing UNIKAI FOODS P.J.S.C, and Ramy Jallad representing RAKEZ.
UNIKAI FOODS P.J.S.C’s CEO, Neeraj Vohra, said: “We are very glad to have taken this important step of establishing our latest facility in the fast-growing emirate of Ras Al Khaimah, providing us with a great opportunity to boost our presence even further in the northern emirates. The construction of the new facility will commence ......read more
Dubai, UAE, July 3, 2017: H.E Mr. Samuel Tan, Singapore’s Ambassador to the United Arab Emirates, visited the Al Maya Group’s Supermarket at Muraqabat, Deira in Dubai on Monday and appreciated the Group’s role in promoting Singapore’s food products in the UAE.
Al Maya Group Director, Mr. Kamal Vachani, informed the Ambassador about the variety of products available from Singapore at the Al Maya Supermarkets.
Al Maya Group is keen to expand its products portfolio from Singapore, Mr. Kamal Vachani told the Ambassador. Al Maya Group imports a large number of FMCG products, Mr. Kamal Vachani informed the Ambassador.
Al Maya Group, the UAE-based business conglomerate, has more than 50 supermarkets in the GCC countries in addition to other businesses.
Mr. Kamal Vachani thanked His Excellency for ......read more
Shake it up this July 4th with Black Tap
This Fourth of July, Black Tap, Dubai’s favorite burgers and shakes haunt at Jumeirah Al Naseem, thought it was only right to commemorate the occasion with a specially themed patriotic shake that brims with American pride.
The Stars and Stripes themed shake is a combination of glorious strawberry ice-cream, a vanilla frosting rim, Fourth of July sprinkles and a firecracker popsicle, topped off in true American style, with whipped cream and a cherry. This show stopping sweet treat will only be available on July 4th with a limited number of shakes on the day, so head down early to Black Tap to avoid disappointment and celebrate in style!
Every day, crowds of diners line up outside the restaurant for a taste (and an Instagram shot) of Black Tap’s signature milkshakes in ......read more
UAE is a multicultural society where values and beliefs are respected. The true spirit of this beautiful country shines through during the month of Ramadan, when Muslims all over the world are seen to be observing the act of fasting. While fasting from dawn until sunset, Muslims refrain from consuming food, drinking liquids or smoking.
As a mark of respect to those fasting and not to whet their appetite during fasting hours, McDonald’s has come up with a very innovative commercial whereby they kept the food displayed on outdoor mediums to a minimum, especially on digital billboards. This enables other co-existing communities in Dubai, to show respect and gratitude towards those who are fasting. During the day one can see two hands meeting to form a silhouette of the burger. When Iftar time approaches we can see the same hands ......read more
New to Marks & Spencer this month are these colourful treats, all inspired by the United Kingdom. Chocolate, sweets and – of course- tea, in packaging inspired by British icons, make perfect presents for young and old!
There is a treat here for the whole family to enjoy, including Marks & Spencer’s Cornish Clotted Cream Fudge made with lots of thick cream from Cornwall and smooth Milk Chocolate Bars made for Mark & Spencer to an exclusive recipe in Norfolk, England,
With an impressive range of delicious treats to choose from you will certainly experience a little taste of the United Kingdom!
MARKS & SPENCER
British Gift Basket - Price: AED 199
Enjoy the Pure Milk Chocolate lollies, wrapped in iconic London ......read more
(Abu Dhabi and Dubai, UAE –June 22, 2017) – Starbucks’ summer favorite S’mores Frappuccino is back on popular demand in the MENA region, following its successful introduction in the summer of 2016.
The S’mores Frappuccino® is a delicious fusion of sweet, chocolatey, and creamy elements: marshmallow-infused whipped cream and milk chocolate sauce, blended with the traditional Frappuccino® base of coffee, milk, and ice, all topped with some more marshmallow-infused whipped cream and finished off with a graham cracker crumble- that’s sure to leave you smiling!
Complementing the release of the S’mores Frappuccino® this season, is the all-new Mango Strawberry Yoghurt Frappuccino that offers the sweetness of mango and strawberry perfectly balanced with a hint of ......read more
Dubai, UAE, June 21, 2017: Every piece of Godiva chocolate tells a story of love and taste, this Belgian brand is always on the top of the fine chocolates list with its inspiring, innovative and classic flavors, and by its different and appealing style. Godiva continues in creating love stories with all the passion and experience of the best chocolate chefs and creators. And now the chocolate lovers can discover the real Godiva Chocolate in a cone! Chocolate and vanilla ice cream in a waffle cone is a heaven inspired by the famous Belgian chocolate to let you live a real chocolate moment and unforgettable experience.
Based on the success of Godiva chocolate shops and boutiques in the UAE, the famous chocolate brand has decided to expand its presence and open a new branch in Deira City Center. Visitors of this mall will have a ......read more
Regional #CookLess campaign reaches out to millions to promote responsible consumption
Dubai, United Arab Emirates – 12 June 2017: According to a study by EcoMENA, the regional sustainability platform, it is estimated that 25 percent of food prepared in homes during the month of Ramadan goes to waste. Sadia, the most preferred chicken brand in the region, has launched a campaign to raise awareness about this issue and encourage households throughout the region to cook less during the holy month and beyond.
The campaign intends to spark positive conversations around the benefits of cooking responsibly and highlights the fact that less quantity does not compromise taste, quality, or enjoyment of family occasions.
The campaign film highlights how one family makes a dramatic change to its traditional Iftaar ......read more
Dubai, UAE, June 11, 2017: Suhoor, an important meal during the fasting period, provides strength and vitality to the body as it is the primary source of energy before fasting for 8-10 hours a day.
At Suhoor it is crucial to include food items from at least three of the four food groups (Whole Grain Bread & Cereals, Meat & Legumes, Fruits and Vegetables, Milk & Dairy Products). An example of a balanced and nourishing Suhoor can be a bowl of whole grain breakfast cereals with milk and a fruit or a glass of milk with a cheese and sliced vegetables sandwich and a fruit for example.
Whole grains as a rich source of fiber, take longer time to digest, sustaining energy levels longer for the fasting day ahead. Whole grains not only are high in fiber, but they are also rich in antioxidants, vitamins and minerals ......read more
Dubai, 8th June 2017: A recent YouGov study focused on issues related to food wastage has found that the top source of food wastage in the UAE, Egypt and Saudi Arabia is left over or discarded food in a restaurant (32%), followed by extra food cooked for celebrations that gets thrown away (30%).
A total of 1844 YouGov panelists were surveyed across UAE (559), KSA (580), and Egypt (705).
800 DEGREES PIZZERIA presents its Iftar meal offers throughout the holy month of Ramadan
800 DEGREES provides a set of specialty meals for the family at its branches across Dubai along with complementary dates and water
800 DEGREES will also be providing home delivery from its outlets from 11:00am to 04:00am from its branches at Mall of the Emirates, City Centre Me’aisem, and Dubai Marina Park Island, and from 11:00am to 2:00am from Burjuman and City Centre Deira specially for Ramadan
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 5 June, 2017: 800 DEGREES PIZZERIA introduces its Iftar dinner meals for the holy month of Ramadan. With specially discounted meals available at select outlets during the blessed month, 800 DEGREES will be providing complementary water and dates to sweeten one’s Iftari. 800 DEGREES will also be ......read more
Dubai, UAE, June 5, 2017: Throughout the Holy Month, Talabat is recognizing the ways in which Ramadan unites us all. A melting pot of cultures and cuisines, there is no better time to celebrate the diversity of the UAE than during Ramadan.
Join Talabat in celebrating this diversity through the range of Iftar offerings and delivery deals it is offering throughout this month.
In the spirit of giving, Talabat is encouraging people to donate to those in need this Holy Month. Collaborating with select restaurant partners, consumers will have the chance to donate AED 10 to the Emirates Red Crescent when ordering from special set Iftar menus on Talabat which will include starters, salad, a main course and delicious desserts.
A diverse range of restaurant partners will ......read more
A soulful spread of goodness awaits!
Dubai, UAE, June 3, 2017: wagamama’s special plans for Ramadan,help guests celebrate a joyous Iftar with friends and family. Whether one eats in the restaurant or take the delicious food home, sharingwagamama’s soulful food is sure to rejuvenate and bring everyone together.
The Iftarfeastingset menu,made up of wagamama signature dishes, is perfect for breaking the day’s fast, with something for everyone to enjoy. wagamama’s dishes are light, nutritious and packed with flavour, made to order from the freshest ingredients. Each generous plate is ideal for sharing with family and friends. Feast on the aromas coming from each dish and relish the vibrant colours and spicy flavours.
The feasting menu is available for between four and ten guests and costsAED ......read more
AlJeel Capital, a private institutional investment house based in Dubai, announces the launch of 7 additional Nova branches this year
Originally launched in 2016, Nova Sweets and Café serves innovative sweet and savory crêpes along with other freshly made deserts
Commenting on the announcement, Firas Hurieh, CEO at AlJeel Capital, said “We aim to have our brand present in each of the 7 Emirates and cement ourselves as a UAE home grown brand”
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, May 10, 2017: AlJeel Capital, a private institutional investment house based in Dubai, announces the launch of 7 additional Nova branches this year focusing on adding value to the UAE’s Food & Beverage sector. The home-grown Food & Beverage concept, originally launched in 2016 in Dubai and Al Ain serves innovative sweet and ......read more
ICONS© Coffee Couture innovates its savoury Waffle Burger in eight different flavours freshly made in stores
The healthy, savoury waffles are available at all ICONS© stores across Dubai, Sharjah, Abu Dhabi, Alain and Ras Al Khaimah and is soon to launch in all Qatar outlets as well!
The Coffee Shop ‘Plus’ experience includes a new table menu which also houses freshly made juices, potato buns and German breakfast platters and goes along with the upgrade to the Coffee Shop, ‘Plus’ experience
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 31 May, 2017: ICONS© Coffee Couture, a fashionable lifestyle coffee chain with German heritage, presents its all new food collection, starring the savory ICONS© Waffle Burger. The lifestyle chain is transitioning to freshly produced food in store with ......read more
Ramadan, the ninth month of the Islamic calendar and is welcomed and celebrated wholeheartedly in the UAE. During this month family and friends are central focus. Meeting and spending quality time with them. Gifting is but natural. I believe chocolates are the best gift on such occasions.
Now that were mentioned chocolates, "Godiva" tops the chart!
Godiva has 4 stores in Dubai. All the outlets in Dubai are elegant and sophisticated, I love every detail about it.
The staff is very attentive.
After having fasted for the greater part of the day, we all like to indulge in something sweet, you will not be disappointed to visit Godiva with family/friends for some scrumptious ice-creams, cakes, waffles, crepes, fondue, milkshakes, juices or an extensive options from teas and coffees. ......read more
Announcing the introduction of another 24-hour operating store in the country
Doha, Qatar – 28 May 2017: In response to the Ministry of Economy and Commerce’s (MEC) call on shopping centers to adjust their operating hours during the Holy month of Ramadan, to further cater to the needs of consumers, Al Meera Consumer Goods Company (Q.S.C) has arranged to extend the operating hours – till after midnight – in most of the Company’s branches, in addition to turning its shopping center in Al Mansoura into Al Meera’s second 24-hour operating branch (following the Legtaifiya branch) in Qatar.
Al Meera’s latest arrangement comes in appreciation of the Ministry’s role in protecting consumers and enhancing their experiences at commercial venues, and as direct support from the ......read more
Dubai, UAE, May 28, 2017: Sheraton Dubai Creek Hotel & Towers invites guests to enjoy a special Ramadan buffet all during the month of Ramadan at Ashiana, the quintessential Indian eatery.
To commemorate the spirit of the Holy month, Executive Chef Vipin Kala has specially curated five unique Ramadan buffet menus featuring the finest flavours of authentic Indian dishes, with a modern flair. Each buffet spread features appetisers such as Chicken Tikka, Mutton Kanati, Seekh Kabab, Chicken Samosa with a separate salad station. The main course station features all-time favourites like Mutton Masala, Sabz Makhani, Dhaba Mutton, Chicken Kadai with a set of assorted chutney and condiments. Guests can end their meal with an irresistible selection of desserts. Soothing contemporary music in the background further lightens up ......read more
Experience the taste of Italy, now in Doha, Qatar, with the launch of the first branch of 800 DEGREES NEAPOLITAN PIZZERIA at Doha Festival City
The eatery is looking at opening fourmore outlets in Qatar in the near future
Inaugurated by founder Anthony Carron, 800 DEGREESoffers a range of customizable options to create the pizzas of your choice from freshly prepared ingredients straight from Italy
Doha, Qatar, May 24, 2017: 800 DEGREES NEAPOLITAN PIZZERIA, an Italian concept originating from L.A., launches its very first outlet in Qatar atDoha Festival City, it’slargest entertainment, retail and hospitality destination,which opened last month. A hub for fashion and dining along with entertainment attractions, including the Snow Dunes concept, Doha Festival City now has an ideal spot to lounge in with a ......read more
LET THE CHRISTMAS SHOPPING BEGIN WITH AL MAYA
AL MAYA SUPERMARKETS DECKED UP FOR CHRISTMAS
Dubai, UAE, December 5, 2016: The festivities of December has begun with the National day celebrations weekend and will continue through the month reaching it's peak during the week preceding Christmas and post until new year's day.
Al Maya supermarkets are all ......read more
Dubai, UAE, December 5, 2016: In keeping with its policy of a well-planned and well-strategised expansion plan, Al Adil Trading Co LLC, U.A.E.’s leading name for Indian food stuff, opened their 34th outlet in Bur Dubai. Dr. Dhananjay (Jay) Datar, Chairman & Managing Director Al Adil Trading Co LLC, said that this is a tribute to the strong market acceptance of Al Adil, which is ......read more
International F&B industry showcase in Abu Dhabi to highlight the latest ground-breaking and innovative approaches, technologies, ingredients and business models as GCC food imports set to top US$53.1 billion by 2020
Dubai, UAE, December 4, 2016: Now in its seventh year, SIAL, the regions fastest-growing professional trade exhibition for the food, drink and hospitality industries, ......read more
Dubai-based management consultancy firm, UAE Business Solutions (UBS), announced that it has acquired equity in Royal Kebab Restaurant, an Asian cuisine restaurant, to support its expansion plans within the F&B Sector. The first acquisition for UBS, the asset is a strategic move to incorporate its restaurant consultancy division with investment opportunities across its portfolio. UBS aims to ......read more
If you are craving for some fresh Sushi, head to The Ajman Palace Hotel for Sushi Night available every Thursday at Dragon’s Place. Bringing home the true taste of Japan, the hotel’s signature Asian restaurant has just launched an all-you-can-eat Sushi Buffet priced at only AED 99 per person.
Ferghal Purcell, General Manager of The Ajman Palace Hotel, said, “With winter ......read more
Dubai, UAE, November 29, 2016: Luxury Belgian Chocolatier, GODIVA, has launched its latest bespoke assortment of premium chocolates across all boutiques and cafes across the UAE, just in time for the festive season. The new limited edition collection encompasses a colourful range of fine Belgian chocolates that are packaged and designed to capture the holiday spirit.
Manoj Loya, ......read more
More than 900 exhibitors signed up to showcase innovative products;
Availability of affordable, sustainable and nutritious food for the region tops agenda for government officials, CEOs and industry experts
22,000 trade visitors and buyers to participate
Dubai, UAE, November 29, 2016: Held under the patronage of HH Sheikh Mansour Bin Zayed Al Nahyan Deputy Prime Minister of the ......read more
CELEBRITY GUESTS PART OF FESTIVAL’S GOURMET ABU DHABI
Abu Dhabi, 29 November 2016: Hollywood celebrities John Cusack and Jesse Metcalfe are set to join guests for exquisite dining experiences in the Gourmet Abu Dhabi strand of this year’s edition of Abu Dhabi Food Festival (ADFF), taking place from 5-23 December across the emirate. ADFF, supported by the ......read more
Cuban Band “Cubache” set to fill the air with their addictive beats and rhythms
Dubai, UAE, November 29, 2016: Blue Marlin Ibiza UAE, celebrates the U.A.E.’s National Day by specially opening its doors on a Thursday for a daytime brunch on the beach! With live Cuban music and percussions raising your spirits, this is sure to be a great start to the long weekend ......read more
Dubai, UAE, November 27, 2016: As the 45th UAE National Day holiday approaches, why not take the opportunity to decide on what delicious delights to order over your well-deserved long weekend? From November 30 –December 3, pizza enthusiasts of the emirates can rejoice in the celebrations with a
mouth-watering meal deal for only AED45. Customers can indulge in a magnificent ......read more
Dubai, UAE, November 27, 2016: Like so many things in Spanish culture, New Year’s Eve is all about celebrating with family and friends, and most importantly, enjoying delicious food with the people you love!
Contemporary Spanish restaurant El Sur is organizing something extra special this year, incorporating all the elements of an authentic Spanish fiesta.
Party goers can ......read more
Dubai, UAE, November 27, 2016: Presenting Left Bank’s mighty 1.8k shoulder of lamb, a traditional British dish with modern Moroccan twist. Prepared by marinating the lamb shoulder in duck fat, black peppercorn, bay leaves and rosemary, then left overnight for the flavours to infuse. Ensuring the meat retains its juices, the cut is slowly cooked for 12 hours before being finished with ......read more
The five-star property launches special family Saturdays in the run up to Christmas alongside other festive packages
Dubai, UAE, November 27, 2016: With an appearance from Father Christmas, festive activities for children and a full Christmas dinner brunch, Pullman Dubai Jumeirah Lakes Towers is the place to celebrate with loved-ones this year.
Launching on Saturday 26 November ......read more
CELEBRATE with LOVE: The Festive Season at Marks & Spencer
Dubai, November 24, 2016: The experts at Marks & Spencer have created a must-have collection of food to make this festive season the best yet. From desserts to snacks and gifts, Marks & Spencer is a one stop shop for everything you will need to celebrate this season in style.
In the true spirit of the festive ......read more
Dubai, UAE, November 24, 2016: Commemorate the 45th UAE National Day with a little something sweet handmade by UAE Chocolatier Cocosia Artisan Chocolates.
Available in a stunning 12-peice presentation box and a 6-piece selection box, the luxury chocolates are made from only the finest couvertures and engraved with imagery paying tribute to the UAE.
Alternatively, choose from the ......read more
The Mercurys, the world’s most influential awards in travel catering, to take place on 5th December in Abu Dhabi as the value of in-flight catering set to reach US$18 billion by 2020; winners will be announced at glittering gala dinner at Shangri-La Hotel, Qaryat al Beri
Dubai, UAE, November 24, 2016: SIAL 2016, the region’s fastest-growing professional trade exhibition ......read more
K-Food Fair 2016 at Waldorf Astoria brings over 50 exporters and manufactures under one roof
The food and cultural fair will also have an open to all edition on November 25 and 26 2016 at The Beach, opposite JBR
Dubai – November 23, 2016: K-Food Fair, the annual Korean festival organized by the South Korean Ministry of Agriculture, Food and Rural Affairs, along with Korea ......read more
Enjoy the taste of finest international cuisines under one roof
Dubai, UAE, November 23, 2016: DownTown Café opened its doors to Dubai, with the launch of its very first outlet. The inaugural event was held on Thursday, 17th November 2016. The inauguration was done by Sheikh Juma Bin Ahmed Bin Juma Al Maktoum and Sheikh Suhail Bin Ahmed Bin Juma Al Maktoum. The event was a huge success, ......read more
For only AED170 you can tuck into two large pizzas, two shareables, two sandwiches and two large soft drinks.
California-based pizza outlet, zpizza, delivers its passion of great food by preparing fresh, hand-thrown and fire-baked pizzas. Since being founded in 1986 by Sid Faranof in Laguna Beach, California, zpizza’s popularity has led to an abundance of new restaurants ......read more
Dubai, UAE, November 22, 2016: With the holiday season fast approaching, it’s time to start making plans to help not only get into the festive spirit but to make sure you leave enough time in the schedule (and stomach) to sample all of the city’s holiday food offerings.
So whether celebrating with colleagues, family or friends this season, contemporary Spanish restaurant El ......read more
Dubai, UAE, November 20, 2016: Babymoov introduced its range of innovative products to media and retailers during an exclusive event last month at Gourmet in Galleries Lafayette, Dubai Mall.
Since Babymoov’s launch in 1997, the company has had a singular goal: to create truly innovative products that make the lives of parents with young children easier. To do this, Babymoov ......read more
With 60% share in the Indian market, the brand has already made inroads into close to 1000 retail outlets across the seven emirates. Aims to be in 4,500 stores by end of 2017.
The company aims to gain 5 percent market share within the next two years; plans to be a key player within the next 5-7 years.
Dubai, UAE, November 19, 2016: India’s Number One mineral water brand ......read more
Chef André Gerrits of ‘t Amsterdammertje (centre) flanked by acclaimed chef and Etihad Airways brand ambassador Luke Nguyen, and Etihad Airways cabin crew
Dubai, UAE, November 19, 2016: This week, Etihad Airways, the global airline partner of 15 Taste Festivals across the world, brought world-class chefs to Taste of Abu Dhabi to compete in the final ‘Taste the World’ ......read more
Eataly and PAUL’s Festive Offerings Return for 2016
Dubai, UAE, November 16, 2016: Add a little European flair to your festive season with Eataly and PAUL’s sensational selection of indulgent seasonal treats and gifts.
From regional French delicacies, to an extensive choice of the tastiest artisanal breads and canapés; from decadent festive yule logs and specialty ......read more
Dubai, UAE, November 16, 2016: Pizza fanatics in Dubai can satisfy their cravings with the opening of zpizza, a California-based pizza chain that has relaunched in the UAE. Now under new management and with a redesigned look, zpizza has opened its doors at Eros House, Al Barsha, Dubai, and continues to provide the same better-for-you alternative without compromising on taste.
Commenting ......read more
Dunkin’ Donuts celebrates the grand opening of its first standalone outlet at Jumeirah Lakes Towers in Dubai. The new Dunkin’ Donuts outlet, which serves the brand’s wide range of quality beverages, sandwiches and baked goods, brings the total of Dunkin’ Donuts locations in the UAE to 73. Actress Suzan Najm Aldeen was on hand to help celebrate the grand opening in ......read more
Dubai, UAE, November 16, 2016: After making its international debut with an outlet in Dubai, Joe’s Crab Shack now enters the Emirate of Abu Dhabi with its newest branch in the UAE. Joe’s Crab Shack officially opened its doors on the 6th of November at the city’s popular shopping destination, Marina Mall. The American casual dining restaurant finds its franchisee partner ......read more
Dubai, UAE, November 15, 2016: Christmas has come early at Cocosia Artisan Chocolate with a wonderful range of bespoke festive gifts and an assortment of luxurious handmade chocolates all wrapped up in a berry-red gift box.
Perfect for helping you bring in festive cheer, the delectable 16-peice collection comes with an array of merry flavours including Bubblegum Twirl, Berries ......read more
Dubai, UAE, November 15, 2016: Italian eatery Carluccio’s are encouraging a weekend of over-indulging the healthy way with 2 for 1 on their entire breakfast menu for a limited time.
On Friday 18th and Saturday 19th November diners can tuck into a brand new breakfast menu from 8-11am knowing half of them are free!
Available at all outlets in Dubai, Abu Dhabi* & Doha (*minus ......read more
Dubai, UAE, November 14, 2016: The UAE-based retail major Fathima Group has announced the winners of its ‘Shop & Drive’ promotion. Mr. Christophor Akwamobo and Master Abel Abraham drove away with brand-new Mitsubishi Pajero cars as the grand prize.
All customers who shopped for a minimum of AED 50 and above at Fathima hypermarkets in Fujairah and Ras Al Khaimah ......read more
Ruth’s Chris Steak House
The Address Dubai Marina
America’s firm family favourite, Ruth’s Chris Steak House is the perfect setting to enjoy the festive atmosphere this December. Guests are invited to enjoy the warm, homely ambiance and indulge in one of the most perfect seasonal menus in the UAE.
On the Menu this December
Christmas Menu ......read more
For the first time in the world, Lipton Green launches the first ever “Fit Cart” in Dubai
Dubai, November 13, 2016: Lipton Green Tea – one of Unilever’s refreshment brands – has announced the launch of its Live Good Initiative to promote healthy lifestyles in Dubai. The initiative is introduced with several community outreach programs that help promote ......read more
GCC’s finest baristas compete at the ultimate coffee-making showdown
Dubai, UAE, November 13, 2016: Karthikeyan Ranjedran, a UAE-based barista of Indian origin, has brewed his way to top honours in the second MENA Cezve/ Ibrik Championship at the Speciality Food Festival – one of three niche food events that ran November 7-9 at Dubai World Trade Centre ......read more
Dubai, UAE, November 12, 2016: La Môme Dubai, the city’s favourite home-grown French restaurant and bar is now open for lunch. The latest dining hotspot located on the 49th floor of the Nassima Royal Hotel on Sheikh Zayed Road, will now be open from 12:30pm to 3pm daily, last order at 2:45pm.
There are three options available for La Môme Dubai’s lunchtime ......read more
Born in Crotone, Luca spent his childhood in Andali in Calabria, a small mountain town in Calabria. It is his childhood experiences here that instilled in him a lifelong love of traditional and genuine Italian cuisine; a passion that also encourages him to travel around Italy to research new tastes and inspirations. He describes his cuisine as ‘pure intuition’ ......read more
As part of the National Day Celebrations, to show their love & loyalty for the UAE, Waiwera Artesian Water the world’s leading mineral water brand has launched a campaign under the slogan “Express Your Love for UAE.”
The initiative was launched in the presence of HH Sheikh Saqr Bin Mohammad Al Qasimi, President of Sharjah Sports Council to express the sense of belonging ......read more
Join legendary DJ Frederick Stone and take in the Dubai skyline from the highest open-air dancefloor this November
Dubai, UAE, November 8, 2016: Pure Sky Lounge, located on the 35th floor of Hilton Dubai, The Walk, celebrates its third birthday on 24th November. In true party-style, Pure Sky Lounge will host a special event where guests can dance the night away from the ......read more
With a focus on its Sustainable Disposables range, Panache International exhibits at the Gulfood Manufacturing 2016 from 7-9 November in Hall 1, Stall A1-4
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 7 November, 2016: Panache International, a pioneer in the disposables sector with a history of quality disposables manufacturing and excellent consumer care, introduces its disposables for the seventh time ......read more
Government Subsidies Underpinning Huge Export Promotion Growth
Dubai, UAE, November 7, 2016: Turkey is looking to become a dominant player in the GCC and Middle East food manufacturing, processing and finished product supply chain basing its claim on trusted Halal expertise, alignment with regional tastes, market proximity and competitive value.
One of 29 national pavilions taking ......read more
Renowned restaurant and bar, Left Bank has created an all-new British inspired menu with an international twist
Dubai, UAE, November 7, 2016: From succulent slow cooked lamb, crispy soft shell crab and Organic Scotch egg, paired with refreshing cocktails, Left Bank’s new menu, features the best of great British inspired cuisine, served up with a spicy new ......read more
The Talks @ Gulfood Manufacturing reveal advanced insights and opportunities
Dubai, UAE, November 7, 2016: A major conference held in Dubai yesterday provided sector investors with industry-wide insights to make informed purchasing decisions across the Middle East and North Africa’s food and beverage (F&B) eco-system.
Held at Dubai World Trade Centre (DWTC), The ......read more
Star Juices, Amara and Glenda biscuits from Albatha group join the global US$1.6 trillion Halal food products industry
Dubai, UAE, November 07th, 2016: Albatha Group’s Star Juices, Amara and Glenda biscuits, UAE based juice and biscuit brands, received the Halal Certification from Emirates Authority for Standardization and Metrology (ESMA). The companies received the award from H.E. Dr. ......read more
Italian cheese Grana Padano all set to return to Dubai for ‘The Italian Cuisine World Summit’ from 7th – 17th November with Chef Franco Pepe –awarded the world’s best place pizza
Dubai, UAE, November 6, 2016: Grana Padano, the authentic Italian cheese, makes its way back to the Italian Cuisine World Summit in Dubai this year, showcasing its finest ......read more
Dubai World Trade Centre’s trio of specialised food events driving growth in gourmet, seafood and confectioneries
Dubai, UAE, November 6, 2016: UAE food sales are projected to grow by an annual average of 7.3 per cent between 2015 and 2020, according to a new BMI report commissioned by Dubai World Trade Centre (DWTC) and released in tandem with the opening of its annual trio ......read more
Imports of plants, flowers and trees experience stable growth at an average of 24.6%, while the fruit and vegetables market continues to increase by an average of 5.6% each year.
Dubai, UAE, November 6, 2016: The UAE is taking considerable steps towards sustainability and the city of Dubai hopes to be “green” by 2020, with 4% of the city dedicated to park land and all new ......read more
Global favourite restaurant chain invites Dubai diners to escape into a California state of mind as it announces exciting plans for expansion
Dubai, UAE, November 5, 2016: California Pizza Kitchen (CPK), with its reimagined Californian dining experience and contemporary relaxed atmosphere, has launched its fourth outlet in Dubai, in BurJuman, Bur Dubai.
The authority in creative ......read more
Il Capo, The Westin Dubai, Al Habtoor City
Il Capo Restaurant at The Westin Dubai, Al Habtoor City presents an exclusive Michelin Starred Evening accompanied by an opera performance on Wednesday 9 November 2016. The evening combines the powerful and emotive art of opera with performances by soprano Monica De Rosa McKay, tenor Gian Luca Pasolini, and Vitali Mihailius on piano, while ......read more
More than 30 Companies Look to Expand Kingdom’s Manufacturing Prowess
Dubai, UAE, November 2, 2016: Saudi Arabia will next week launch its biggest ever promotion at Gulfood Manufacturing, the Middle East’s largest food manufacturing, processing and packaging, logistics and materials handling exhibition, which runs at Dubai World Trade Centre from 7-9 November.
Of the more ......read more
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, November 1, 2016: Business France, the national agency supporting the international development of the French economy will introduce this year a brand new ‘Innovation Corner’ to highlight French products & packaging for the local food industry and three separate pavilions featuring Gourmet products, Ingredients and Equipment: up to 60 French ......read more
Dubai, UAE, November 1, 2016: Dessert lovers have another reason to celebrate, Turkey’s leader in luxurious chocolate and fine Turkish Sweets – Divan Patisserie, launched their first Dubai store in Dubai Mall on the 26th of October. Located on the Lower Ground Level, Dubai epicureans will get to experience the finest selections of bespoke Turkish delicacies, from luscious array ......read more