Abu Dhabi, UAE, May 25, 2017: Today, Al Maya opened its 51st Supermarket in Electra Road, Abu Dhabi informed Mr Kamal Vachani, Group Director, Al Maya Group. The Supermarket in Electra Road was opened by H.E. Mr Awad Mohammed Al Otaiba. We are very happy for having our first Supermarket in Electra Road says Mr Kamal Vachani.
Mr Kamal Vachani added, Al Maya is currently implementing an ambitious growth strategy that will see it opening further outlets throughout the region in the years to come.
Dubai, UAE, May 25, 2017: Al Adil Trading Co LLC, U.A.E.’s leading name for Indian food stuff expanded their presence in Bahrain when they re-opened the outlet of Al Adil Supermarket. The outlet was inaugurated by Ms. Preity Zinta, the beautiful Indian actress in the presence of Dr. Dhananjay Datar, Chairman. Dr. Dhananjay (Jay) Datar, who is is popularly known as Masala King, said that the crowd to witness the re-opening was quite huge and much higher than what was experienced during the earlier inaugurations. “We are extremely happy to note that a record crowd of more than 50,000 people turned up for the re-opening of our outlet which is situated in the heart of Bahrain at Yateem Centre Mall, Manama. The outlet will meet the growing needs of people for high quality Indian food stuff. Thanks to the support ......read more
Dubai Festival City Mall celebrates the essence of Ramadan with an exciting array of dining promotions
Dubai, UAE, 24 May 2017: Dubai Festival City is bringing a variety of family Ramadan promotions and dining experiences commencing the 26 May. Whether you’re looking for an Iftar meal to share with the family or something indulgent for Suhoor, major restaurants at Festival City are offering an array of delicious options to choose from, making the mall the dining go-to destination this Ramadan.
Families will be spoilt for choice with restaurants offering limited edition promotions where Kids Eat Free. Embracing the finest culinary treats of Ramadan, the restaurants participating in this Ramadan promotion include: Barilla, Serendipity 3, London Fish & Chips, TGIF, Fratelli La Bufala, as ......read more
Dubai, UAE, May 24, 2017: At Godiva, we enjoy being part of all of your celebrations and special occasions, and Ramadan is no exception. As you gather together with family and friends
The company has continued to grow and expand over the years. The U.S. plant in Reading, PA, now produces the same amount of chocolate for the U.S. market as the Belgian plant produces for the rest of the world. There are now over 270 Retail locations as well as over 2000 Wholesale doors. In addition to retail and production, Godiva runs a direct business ( www.godiva.com and 1-800-9-Godiva) and a wholesale merchandising sales force across the country. Godiva's world headquarters are located in Midtown Manhattan.
Dubai, UAE, May 22, 2017: During the Holy Month of Ramadan, enjoy gathering with friends and family for an intimate Iftar from the comfort of your own home. Talabat has rounded up some of the best offerings and Ramadan deals available from its restaurant partners throughout the Holy Month, so you can sit back and relax with good company and great food.
Catering to every taste bud and wallet, here’s Talabat’s top ten round-up, featuring more delivery Iftars than you’ll be able to work your way through during the month of Ramadan.
1. NKD Pizza: Throughout Ramadan, NKD Pizza, Dubai’s honest and nutritious pizza place, will offer two medium pizzas for 50 AED. This deal is available from all three UAE NKD branches; Dubai Marina, Business Bay and Motor City.
2. Wok n’ Roll: Asian ......read more
Dubai, United Arab Emirates 21st May 2017: The mouth-watering delicacies during Iftar and Suhoor can be quite tempting making it relatively easy to over-indulge and forget the balanced, nutritious diet. This can take a toll on vital organs in your body and most particularly your bones. Dr. Ahmed Hassoun Consultant Endocrinologist Specialized in Diabetes, Osteoporosis & Metabolic Disorders at Burjeel Hospital for Advanced Surgery, Dubai outlines some simple tips to follow to ensure that your bones remain healthy and strong during Ramadan.
Ensure sufficient calcium intake: The body needs calcium to build and maintain strong bones. An adult requires about 1000 to 1200mg of Calcium per day which is essential for healthy bones. During Ramadan, most people do not consume the required amount of Calcium resulting in the ......read more
Dubai, UAE, May 16: 2017: As far as exceptional iftars go, you can’t beat the experience of dining at Cocoa Kitchen, a truly innovative restaurant that revolves around one simple mono-ingredient in every dish: cocoa.
From savory starters and mains, cocoa is not just reserved for dessert this Ramadan, with a beautifully sculpted menu that explores not only the savoury aspects of chocolate but also the gastronomic potential of the cocoa bean.
Cocoa Kitchen’s five-course Iftar menu, perfect for a gathering with family and friends, includes – silky Cauliflower Soup, the famous Cocoa Mezze with warm cocoa nib, aubergine and tomato salad, hummus with marjoram, smoked almond and chili nibbed oil, the Asian Baby Leaf Mix Salad with cocoa pesto, Grilled Chicken with lemon chilly marinate, Lamb Shoulder ......read more
Gursha Dubai, an Ethiopian restaurant, introduces Afro Thursdays to start the weekend with spunk every Thursday
One can attend the Afro Thursdays to explore the Afro-carribbean music &culture while enjoying Ethiopian Food, art, and fashion
Gursha Dubai’s Afro Thursdays features a DJ mix of Afro Funk, Reggaetón, Dance Hall along with a live percussion session drummer
Located at Dubai’s popular Club Vista Mare with a beachfront, Gursha Dubai also offers shisha, free Wi-Fi, and an indoor and outdoor seating facility in Palm Jumeirah
Focusing on the traditional way of eating, “gursha” in Amharic means to feed someone morsels of food with one’s own hands and sharing a communal experience of eating meals together
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, May 16, 2017: Gursha, an Ethiopian ......read more
Global travel catering suppliers tap into new business opportunities
More than 70 exhibitors from 30 countries at the 4th WTCEME
Dubai, May 16, 2017: The world’s top catering products and services providers expect good business deals at the ongoing 4th World Travel Catering and Onboard Services Expo Middle East (WTCEME).
The consistent and strong growth in the Middle East aviation sector provides excellent opportunities for the exhibitors to connect with the regional aviation players and get a good chunk of business.
Co-located with the Airport Show 2017, WTCEME is held under the Patronage of H.H. Sheikh Ahmed bin Saeed Al Maktoum, President of Dubai Civil Aviation Authority, Chairman of Dubai Airports, Chairman and Chief Executive of Emirates Airline and Group.
More than 70 exhibitors are showcasing a wide range ......read more
Ramadan Connect 2.0, AMRB’s recent research explores the shift in consumer consumption habits during the holy month
From 2012 to 2016, consumption of healthy food has increased to 17 percent from 10 percent
Increasing number of women finding ideas on social platforms like Pintrest, Instagram for creative presentation of meals
Number of dishes prepared at home reduced to 53 percent from 66 percent in 2012; shift towards ready-to-cook, packaged food and ordering in
Share of soda consumption has decreased by 9 percent while laban consumption has increased by 6 percent among all cold beverages
May 16, 2017; Dubai, UAE: The holy month of Ramadan has set a new benchmark for homemakers as their social demands compete with spiritual sentiments. A recent study by Kantar AMRB reveals a distinct shift in behaviour ......read more
Dubai, UAE, May 11, 2017: H.E. Mr. Arthur Spyrou, Ambassador, Embassy of Australia, H.E. Mr. Gerard Seeber, Consul General, Consulate General of Australia, Mr Moin Anwar, Commissioner (Middle East) NSW Government and Mr John Butler, Commissioner (Middle East, Africa & Turkey), Victorian Government visited Al Maya Supermarket in Murooj Complex, Dubai, informed Mr Kamal Vachani, Group Director, Al Maya Group. This is the first time Ambassador and Consul General of Australia visited our Supermarket, says Mr Kamal Vachani.
Mr. Kamal Vachani, Group Director, Al Maya Group warmly welcomed this high level delegation and introduced Al Maya Group and its senior members to the dignitaries.
The delegation was impressed with the setup of Al Maya Supermarkets and appreciated the efforts taken by Al Maya Group in promoting ......read more
Punjabi By Nature, a Punjabi cuisine restaurant located in the heart of Oud Metha, introduces a special Iftar dinner for the holy month of Ramadan
Priced at AED 59, the restaurant caters to a variety of taste buds with a new menu every day of the week throughout Ramadan
Punjabi By Nature also provides free home delivery during the day
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, May 7th, 2017: Punjabi By Nature, an authentic Punjabi restaurant located in Oud Metha, introduces its Iftar dinner menu for the holy month of Ramadan. The Iftar menu is set to host a wide variety of mouth-watering vegetarian and non-vegetarian dishes with dollops of pure butter and ghee. Chef Vineet Kumar has created a menu that includes appetizers like Papdi Chaat and Bhatti Da Murg, main courses like Chicken Tikka and Fish curry and some delectable deserts like ......read more
Beautiful bags and baskets filled with foods you know they’ll love.
Dubai, UAE, May 2, 2017: Ramadan is a time of blessings and joy, reflection and celebration and cherishing family and friends by showing you care with specially chosen gifts, and this year Marks & Spencer has a range of glorious gifts and baskets for all to enjoy!
During the month of Ramadan food is a direct reflection of this sacred time and Marks & Spencer has all you need, from beautifully presented hampers filled with irresistible Belgian chocolate biscuits and truffles, to salted caramelised nuts, Swiss chocolate discs and delicious nut and fruit mendiants.
This Ramadan, Marks & Spencer hampers are sure to impress every member of the family.
Marks & Spencer Collections Hamper - 349 AED
Belgian biscuit selection
Cocoa ......read more
Dubai, UAE 25 April 2017 – GAC Dubai’s world-class service to the Middle East’s busy Fast Moving Consumer Goods (FMCG) sector has earned it the FMCG Supply Chain Management Award in this year’s Logistics Middle East Awards.
The Award, which was presented last week in Dubai, recognises the procedures, training and technology deployed by companies in ensuring a seamless, safe and efficient cold chain. By selecting GAC Dubai, part of the global GAC Group, as the winner, the panel of judges acknowledged and applauded its ability to provide top-notch supply chain management services to the industry.
The award was received by Neil McMaster, General Manager of Contract Logistics, who says: “Team work and communication are critical to an efficient supply chain operations, especially for fast-moving ......read more
Dubai, April 23, 2017: Maté tea, a superfood, fat-burning miracle, stress-reliever, and all-natural energy drink has hit Dubai and made its way to Hala, the recently opened Lebanese organic café in the World Trade Centre. Yerba Maté tea is the tea trend you can’t miss out on – be one of the first in the region to sample its unique flavor and experience all the health benefits it has to offer.
Maté tea not only has the nutritional powerhouse benefits of green tea, but also the strength of coffee, and the feel-good euphoria of chocolate; what more could you want! Maté tea, also known as Yerba Maté, is a hot South American beverage made by soaking the ground leaves and stems of the yerba Maté plant before submerging in hot water. Considered a staple drink in South America, Maté tea has been passed on from culture ......read more
To be held on April 26th, 2017, in 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 at the turn of the HORECA segment
The event is targeted towards Franchisors and Franchisees, Restaurant General Managers and Food Service business owners and operators
Ms. Anishkaa Gehani, MD of Yardstick Marketing Management will be hosting the opening note on The Secret Ingredients to Marketing Success
Mr. Kris Haggie, CEO of Roundup World, will deliver an address on everything one needs to know about Food Truck Licensing
A personal Q&A with Tahir Shah, Founder, Moti Roti, will take place at the close of the event
The Business ......read more
The Belgian Chocolatier always keeps its followers in mind, its popular Soft Serve is ever so delicious, the only downside is, you will have to enjoy it right away.
GODIVA Cup ice cream collection is the answer to your problems. This summer, GODIVA is adding the new delightful Milk Chocolate Cup Ice Cream that combines the perfect balance of silky milk and rich flavor to give layers of summer tastes deliciously.
The velvety Cup ice cream collection comes in an abundance of flavors, so that you can enjoy them all, in the comfort of your home. Relish in these rich, creamy extravagances, Strawberry and Chocolate Chip, Milk Chocolate, anytime, anywhere this summer.
The Original ICONS Cookie Cake is a combination of Cookie and Cake and has a soft ‘cookie dough’ heart
Served hot and with a scoop of natural sweetened Ice Cream on top this delicious dessert is now available in 2 flavours with endless Ice cream and topping combinations
ICONS is welcoming Oreo Cookie Cake as the latest creation of German Executive Chef Lara Allegra Lange to its Cookie Cake family
Dubai, UAE, April 9, 2017: ICONS Coffee Couture, a fashionable lifestyle coffee chain with German heritage, expands its Cookie Cake collection post a huge demand on the launch of its Original ICONS Cookie Cake, the first ever as such. Flawlessly blending fashion and food, ICONS Coffee Couture introduces its second Cookie Cake flavor Oreo to its assortment. Handmade with zero refined sugar, ......read more
Are You Ready for World Class Pinoy at Max’s?
Popular Filipino Restaurant Launches New Menu Featuring For the First Time an Incredible Array of Grilled Dishes, Sizzlers and Traditional Favorites
Doha, Qatar, April 6, 2017
Max’s Restaurant on Ring Road was the place to be last night as VIP guests, including stalwarts of the local Pinoy community, attended the launch of the popular Filipino restaurant’s new menu.
Conceptualized by Chef Enrique Suarez, or Chef Henry as he is popularly known, the new menu features for the first time, grilled dishes, sizzlers, seafood and Pinoy favorites like Adobo, Sisig, Tokwa’t Baka, Inihaw na Pusit and Boneless chicken BBQ and even Spanish influenced dishes like the Beef Ribs Humba. It will also continue to include core dishes such as Max’s Fried Chicken and ......read more
Dubai, UAE, April 6, 2017: Many of the world’s best chefs and culinary media have experienced Etihad Airways’ award-winning hospitality on their way to Australia for this week’s announcement of The World’s 50 Best Restaurants.
As the Official Airline Partner of the 2017 event, Etihad Airways has had the honour of flying some of the biggest names in global gastronomy to Melbourne – the widely acclaimed food and wine capital of Australia – to participate in the week-long programme.
The airline has also co-hosted hundreds of international and Australian chefs, sommeliers, food media and influencers at a range of culinary events held in the Victorian capital, including a pop-up ‘Sky High Bar’ at Official Hotel QT Melbourne where guests have enjoyed beverages normally served ......read more
Dubai, UAE, April 5, 2017
Marrybrown, one of the leading Halal-certified quick service restaurant chains in UAE is celebrating 15 years of its successful operations in the country with a host of delicious offers to customers. Starting tomorrow, customers can enjoy 4 different meals on a special discounted rate of AED 15 per meal.
Presently, Marrybrown is operating from 8 outlets in UAE and planning to open 5 more during the current year. The chain, originally from Malaysia, has presence at leading malls and popular hangout places, and its recipes attract people across nationalities. The menu consisting of various combinations of Hotouch & Original MB Chicken, Chicken Fillets, Boneless Chicken with Rice and Curries, specialty beverages (Mojito’s) and desserts is well accepted beyond boundaries.
The special ......read more
Venue: El Sur, The Westin Dubai
Offer: Saturday Gin Fever
Short description: 2 for 1 on all premium gins from the speciality Gin & Tonic menu, each served in the ‘Copa De Balon’ over cracked ice and garnished with a garnish that is tailored to your gin of choice. Delicious.
Opening Hours: Saturday 12.30pm to 5pm
Price: 2 for 1 on all premium gins
Venue: El Sur Gin Bar, The Westin Dubai
Offer: GINTONIC & JAMÓN
Short description: Unlimited gin & tonics from the expertly crafted Gin & Tonic menu, Live carving Jamón
Opening Hours: Saturday to Wednesday 5pm – 8pm
Price: AED 175pp
Venue: El Sur Bar, The Westin Dubai
Offer: EL PORRÓN
- Selected Beer, Spanish Grape, Tinto de Verano, Sangria
Short description: Forget everything ......read more
Swiss luxury chocolate-maker to create truffle during two-day event at Boutique Le Chocolat
Dubai, UAE, April 1, 2017: Boutique Le Chocolat has announced the launch of a brand-new special edition Ramadan truffle created exclusively for the homegrown chocolate destination at City Walk as part of a two-day masterclass in partnership with luxury Swiss chocolatier, Du Rhône.
The unique handmade truffle will be created by Du Rhône master chocolatier Jean-Pascal Sérignat live at Boutique Le Chocolat on 29 March 2017 and will be available exclusively at the Boutique Le Chocolat store at City Walk in Dubai from 30 March 2017.
Chocolatier, Sérignat has spent the last 20 years bringing Du Rhône’s world-famous confectionary to life and, in 2016, was invited to test IBM’s Chef Watson programme offering a range of ......read more
Brand to send lucky winners on star-studded cruise with brand ambassador Superstar Suzan Najm Aldeen
Dubai - March 28, 2017: Continental Food Establishment, the sole franchisee of the famous coffee and baked goods brands, Dunkin’ Donuts, in Kuwait, announced Platinum Sponsorship for the ‘Stars on Board’ Cruise that departs from Barcelona on August 27th and returns its stars and guests to land on September 1st, 2017.
As the Arab world’s top celebrities prepare to set sail on the 6th ‘Stars on Board’ Cruise on a five-star cruise ship, Dunkin’ Donuts unveiled its platinum sponsorship along with the world-renowned brand, Emirates Airlines, at a VIP event in Beirut’s Phoenicia Hotel. During the launch ceremony, Dunkin’ Donuts management in Kuwait was joined by the brand ......read more
Gursha, an Ethiopian restaurant, brings to the UAE authentic Ethiopian flavors and culinary tradition
Focusing on the traditional way of eating, Gursha means to feed someone morsels of food with one’s own hands and sharing a communal experience of eating meals together
Its Ye Getoch Gursha platter (translates to The King’s Feast) is meant to be shared for two and provides an opportunity for a full dive into Ethiopian cuisine. Brimming with a wide spectrum of both Vegetarian and meat dishes ranging from chickpea gravy to beef tartar and served on Injera (a sourdough flat Ethiopian bread similar to a crêpe made from a gluten free grain called Teff), it is the best way to take a journey around the menu with a loved one and share a Gursha.
Located at Dubai’s popular Club Vista Mare with a beachfront, Gursha also ......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
The competition was held to reward the UAE’s most talented young Beverage industry professionals, aged under 27 years’ old
Dubai, UAE, October 31, 2016: The UAE edition of the Monin Cup 2016, saw Maria Essay Janina Sinay from Bahri Bar, Mina A’Salam, Madinat Jumeirah emerge victorious as the day-long competition, featuring some of the UAE’s most ......read more
Show to herald Russia’s importer-exporter transition
Dubai, UAE: A quartet of Russian food manufacturing machinery heavyweights will debut the expertise they hope will transform them from major equipment importers to exporters at next week’s Gulfood Manufacturing, which runs 7-9 November at Dubai World Trade Centre (DWTC).
The four: Dito Group; Kropotkin Plant; Shokolend Co. and ......read more
Foodies with a fancy for French delicacies will be treated to a culinary masterclass when the Apéritif à la française returns to Dubai on the 19th November
Dubai, UAE, October 30, 2016: Dubai residents with a fancy for all things French will be forgiven for thinking they’ve stepped onto the cobbled streets of Paris next month when the internationally recognised Apéritif à la ......read more
Dubai, UAE, October 30, 2016: Diners are opting for home delivery services and are increasingly using coupons and promotions, according to a new global survey of over 4,600 consumers conducted by AlixPartners. As a result, investment into the restaurant technology market must increase to meet this growing demand, according to the business advisory firm.
Online ordering is ......read more
La Verda Suits & Villas, Dubai Marina, is inviting the Indian community in Dubai to celebrate Diwali, the festival of lights, with special Buffet Dinner complemented by festive ambiance at its Promenade restaurant.
Capturing the true Diwali spirit, Promenade restaurant will serve dinner with a specially created menu at AED 120 per person from 7 pm till 11 pm on 30th October. Families ......read more
Marka Holding Recognized for Excellence in Franchising by MENA Franchise Awards
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 26 October, 2016: Marka PJSC (DFM: MARKA), the first public joint stock retail operator in the UAE, has been awarded ‘Best MENA Franchise Brand’ at the MENA Franchise Awards for Excellence in Franchising for its flagship restaurant Reem Al Bawadi. The award, given ......read more
Renowned restaurant and bar, Left Bank has created an all-new British inspired menu with an international twist
Dubai, UAE, October 26, 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 twist.
Located in ......read more
The Italian restaurant launches more than 23 new, delicious dishes and a new dining concept
Dubai, UAE, October 26, 2016: Manzoni Italian at Pullman Dubai Jumeirah Lakes Towers has unveiled a menu which has 23 delectable new dishes and a new ‘create your own pasta dish’ concept to reinvigorate the authentic Italian dining experience.
The intimate speciality restaurant ......read more
Duabi, UAE, October 25, 2016: Butcha Steakhouse & Grill, the leading prime meats restaurant and butcher shop, has introduced a retail section offering a variety of meat and cold cuts for purchase at their CITY WALK outlet.
The Butcha brand is renowned for its unique, prime-cut meats dry aged on-site to enhance their intense, natural flavour and bring out the incredible tenderness of ......read more
Dubai, UAE, 25 October, 2016 – Bonding moments with mothers and daughters are usually plain and simple events in their lives – like combing the little one’s hair or braiding them, or creating new hair styles. Those sweet times deserve an equally nourishing companion. Such is the role of natural hair oils. Children’s hair are quite delicate and fine so it is important to ......read more
World’s leading packaging and processing solutions company announces ‘Future Ready’ theme to exhibit innovative solutions and insights with immense 570m² stand footprint.
Duabi, UAE, October 25, 2016: Tetra Pak, the world’s leading packaging and processing solutions company, is proud to announce its participation at Gulfood Manufacturing 2016, the largest ......read more
Duabi, UAE, October 24, 2016: Join us at Eataly in The Dubai Mall and Dubai Festival City for celebration of pasta, with a fully dedicated pasta menu, great discounts on retail products, a special Cooking Class for women and an in-store tastings!
Mezzalune Zucca e ricotta con salsa casereccia: AED 69
Home made fresh pasta stuffed with pumpkin and ricotta cheese served ......read more
Dubai’s much-loved Italian restaurant BiCE re-launches this October with a fresh contemporary look, brand new terrace and revamped menu of authentic Italian classics
Dubai, UAE, October 23, 2016: Today marks the day BiCE at the Hilton Dubai Jumeirah Beach reveals a new look complete with an outside lounge and dining terrace, just in time for the alfresco season. BiCE’s ......read more
Influential accolade awarded in recognition of excellence across employee engagement, leadership, employer brandand performance culture.
Dubai, UAE, 20th October 2016: McDonald’s UAE has been recognized as a UAE Best Employer in the prestigious Aon Best Employers Middle East 2016 study.
The global initiative, which has been running annually in the Middle East since 2009, ......read more
Paris, October 19, 2016: Dubai-based camel milk producer Emirates Industry for Camel Milk & Products (EICMP) and producer of the famous Camelicious “the most nutritious and wholesome drink in the dairy industry” has participated at SIAL Paris 2016, from 16 to October 20, one of the world’s premier food exhibition networks, where many essential items were showcased, ......read more
McDonald’s UAE launches “Open Door” programme at multiple restaurants across the UAE to showcase food safety and hygiene best practices.
Dubai, UAE, October 19th, 2016: In its latest commitment to transparency, McDonald’s UAE has officially launched their pioneering “Open Door” programme, giving customers across the UAE the opportunity to participate ......read more
AED 150,000 donated by Procter & Gamble to Dubai Cares towards the purchase of books for children in need
Dubai, UAE, October 19, 2016: Shoppers at LuLu Hypermarkets across the UAE have played an integral role towards the donation of AED 150,000 to Dubai Cares as part of a cause-related marketing campaign that ran from September 24th to October 2nd 2016. The campaign, which aims to ......read more
Kuwait, 18 October 2016: KFC, the world-famous name in chicken has had its high standards of food quality and cleanliness certified in Kuwait, through a series of strict and on-going auditing processes. In 2015, KFC passed a total of 980 QA Audits in Kuwait and for 2016 running up to September it has passed 781, received from both the internal KFC audit team and a number of authorised ......read more
The organisers will also hold a Masterclass by world-renowned mixologist Marian Beke to enhance the creativity of F&B community professionals in general
Dubai, UAE, October 17, 2016: The Monin Cup 2016, a popular creative competition in the global beverage industry, will host its UAE edition in Dubai on October 23, 2016. The competition is solely aimed at identifying and promoting ......read more
Number of F&B outlets in UAE are predicted to go up to 19,000 by 2020 from the current 16,200: Industry Report
As the UAE continues to become a melting pot of cultures from across the globe, the number of premium, fast casual food concepts in the country is growing at a much faster pace than any other segment in the food sector with exponential growth anticipated over the next four to five ......read more
Dubai, UAE, October 16, 2016: Tetra Pak, the world’s leading packaging and processing solutions company, has opened the first Customer Innovation Centre (CIC) in the Greater Middle East & Africa region. The centre will help food producers identify new growth opportunities through a collaborative innovation journey – from idea generation, to product design and market ......read more
Parisian Maison de Gastronomie continues to spread the French art de vivre in the UAE as it expands across Dubai
Dubai, UAE, October 16, 2016: With an impressive history dating back to the 1600s, French Maison de Gastronomie Dalloyau, has launched its third outlet in Dubai, in Mirdif City Centre. This follows swiftly after the successful openings of the Mall of the Emirates restaurant, ......read more
From Beirut with love…
Dubai, UAE, October 16, 2016: Bringing the true taste of traditional, authentic Lebanese food with a fresh twist to Dubai’s iconic World Trade Centre, Mazaher Café, has recently opened its doors, inviting visitors to enjoy honest, home cooked meals in a casual and authentic setting – just like you’d find in Beirut!
Guests will feel as if ......read more
The third edition of the annual Korean Food Festival welcomed a huge participation of Korean companies.
The day-long festival brought in a wide variety of Korean foods and beauty and fashion products and services.
Dubai, October 13, 2016: The Korean Food Festival, the annual food festival hosted by the Consulate General of the Republic of Korea in Dubai, welcomed its ......read more
Dubai, UAE, October 13, 2016: China’s ambition to be a world leader in caviar production will be in full evidence at SEAFEX, the region’s first professional seafood show, which runs at Dubai World Trade Centre (DWTC) from 7-9 November 2016, as the country’s seafood industry serves up fish roe delicacies for the first time in a highly-targeted Middle East ......read more