Dubai, UAE, February 21, 2018: Celebrity Master Chef Mr Sanjeev Kapoor visits Al Maya booth at Gulfood 2018. Mr Kapoor has now to its credit “Khichdi”. He has many restaurants to its credit in India and UAE. Mr Kapoor, the celebrity Master Chef has over one dozen restaurants in the UAE under his brand name.
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PIC WA0027 - Mr Rakesh Jha, Mr Ram Kaurani, Master Chef Mr Sanjeev Kapoor and Mr Kamal Vachani, Group Director, Al Maya Group.
Dubai – UAE: 19 February, 2018 – Dubai Wholesale City (DWSC), the global hub for trade and manufacturing, is showcasing its latest comprehensive products and services portfolio catered to the food industry at Gulfood 2018, the world’s largest annual food trade show.
DWSC significantly expanded its offering to the food industry with the launch of Dubai Food Park (DFP) in July 2017, and it now provides a full range of services to both food manufacturers and traders through its two innovative parks; DFP and Dubai Industrial Park (DI).
DI offers a fully integrated infrastructure and facilities for light and medium food manufacturers, while DFP, the first park of its kind in the region, is developing a state of the art central wholesale market for food traders. It will also provide dedicated warehousing, areas ......read more
UAE, February 19, 2018 - At least 100 Brazilian organizations participating as exhibitors at the ongoing Gulfood 2018, the Middle East’s leading food trade expo, are currently showcasing their high-quality, locally made products at the Dubai World Trade Centre in line with their strategy to optimize new business regional and international opportunities. The Arab Brazilian Chamber of Commerce (ABCC) has its own exhibition stand in the Dubai, UAE event which also houses five companies from the vast South American country.
The five corporations are Almada Brazilian Spices; Nutrire; FIB Halal (Brazilian Federation for Halal Certification); Primo Logistics; and Ostinato – all of which, along with more than 100 Brazilian firms, have successfully taken their products and services to the global center stage via the Gulfood ......read more
RoohAfza has been growing at 20% year-on-year and controls nearly half of India’s Dhs. 600 million concentrated syrup market
Company eyes local and global consumers; plans to launch their signature product “Safi” next, within this year
RoohAfza is a popular way to break the Ramadan fast for Muslims during the holy month.
February 19, 2018; Dubai, UAE: Hamdard Laboratories, India, a 111-year-old iconic and a highly trusted FMCG company of the country, has launched its flagship and popular drink brand RoohAfza in the UAE market. The announcement, which was made at Gulf Food expo in Dubai, marks the brand’s first outing in the UAE, with a promise to see other popular brands from the company within this year, the next one being Safi, the unique skin cleanser and blood purifier from ......read more
F&B companies rise from 507 to 570 year-on-year, highlighting Jafza's reputation as the hub of choice for the industry
Dubai, 17 February 2018: The food and beverages sector operating out of Jebel Ali Free Zone (Jafza), a subsidiary of global trade enabler DP World, grew by 12 percent in 2017.
The number of companies in the sector rose to 570 from 507 in 2016, employing 8,600 people and underlining Jafza’s reputation as an attractive destination for companies seeking to launch and expand their business across the region.
Sultan Ahmed Bin Sulayem, Group Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, DP World, said: “Jafza is building on its track record as the region’s hub for this key sector of the economy, in line with UAE Vision 2021 launched by His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al ......read more
ICONS© Coffee Couture, a German Lifestyle Coffee Chain, expands its foothold beyond the GCC, starting with new franchise units in Austria
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 15 February, 2018: ICONS© Coffee Couture, a fashion and lifestyle coffee shop offering healthy options for delectable desserts, has recently opened doors in prestigious Klosterneuburg in Austria, a part of its strategy to create a global standing for the brand. Having currently opened seven owned branches and two franchised units across the UAE, the German concept is looking at setting up 6 more branches within 2018 in the UAE. The brand also has twenty-five franchise units in the pipeline with Master Franchise Partner, Eram International in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, as well as Qatar, Bahrain and Oman with another 15 franchise ......read more
Kobe beef sales have risen 500% in UAE during 2017 and are expected to increase 300% in 2018
Dubai, 15th February 2018: Soft, Velvety, Buttery, Melt-in-your-mouth Kobe beef has inspired the world’s most talented and skillful of chefs to create unforgettable gourmet experiences to perfection and this year Middle East Fuji LLC, one of UAE’s leading one stop shop service provider for all marine needs, food concepts and ingredients from Japan and Far East to the region is participating at the Gulf Food Exhibition to showcase the highest genuine quality branded Japanese Kobe Beef with an original Japanese chef who will prepare authentic Kobe beef tasting at Hall 3 and Stand B3-2.
On its 23rd edition, the highly anticipated trade exhibition will run for five days, 18th till 22nd February at the Dubai World ......read more
Dubai, UAE; February 14, 2018: NEZO, a leading salt brand of AkzoNobel Specialty Chemicals, has launched a new identity. NEZO’s new packaging introduces a unique segmentation and navigation system to guide consumers in selecting the best salt for their desired culinary application to maximize the flavor of their meal. With its new unique octagonal brand visual, NEZO is now easier for customers to identify.
Khadija Nadi, Global Sales Manager for AkzoNobel Salt Specialties, says: “NEZO has been adding a ‘pinch of great taste’ to food since 1929 and NEZO salt is one of the purest forms of salt in the world. With NEZO you add good taste to your food, to your life and for your loved ones, as a meal can bring family and friends together. Because salt is so commonly used, it is easy to forget the ......read more
Korean Concept now open at La Mer, Dubai
Dubai, UAE, February 14, 2018: MealTop, authentic Korean Bingsoo café, serving the taste of culture since 1985 is now in Dubai, with the opening of its first outlet in the much talked of and newly launched beachfront destination, La Mer.
MealTop is a dessert café that serves the traditional Korean dessert Bingsoo. It is a popular shaved ice dish that is eaten as a snack, especially during summer. The bingsoo comprises of ice flakes served with a combination of sweetened ingredients. One can choose from a variety of 6 Bingsoos with the traditional Patbingsu made with Sweet Red Beans being the authentic taste.
Located at 681 D North Side, MealTop is a 1,000 sq. ft. area that seats around 24 people. The view as you satiate your icy sweet hunger, best suited for any weather is worth the ......read more
Electronic tongues, ethical meats, digital agriculture, seawater farming, and other gastronomic curiosities will disrupt the way our food is produced and consumed. How close are we to the food of the future? And will your fork make sure you chew more slowly?
Dubai, UAE, February 14, 2018: A single pellet dense with nutrients as well as taste may constitute your entire meal as the 21st century progresses. Taken with water, it will also make you feel full. But that’s only an entrée in the future of food (or possibly the entire meal, if you’re an astronaut).
Plants that grow in vertical farms using 95 per cent less water, meats that are grown in the laboratory, 3D printed pizza, how food influences our genes and vice versa in nutrigenomics, tomatoes that tell the farmer when they will ripen via digital ......read more
Geographical disparities in food availability are posing a challenge for aid and relief agencies. Emerging digital and corporate efforts attempt to ease this problem in a multi-lateral effort to achieve the Sustainable Development Goals.
Dubai, UAE, February 14, 2018: Even as lavish buffets wrap up and piles of leftovers are thrown away, thousands of children in developing countries are being diagnosed with life-threatening malnutrition. It is ironic that malnutrition exists even while the abundance of food in the world increases. Every hour, nearly 1,000 people – mostly children under five years of age – die from malnutrition-related health complications, according to UNICEF.
Annually, malnutrition causes more than 300,000 deaths in children younger than five years in developing countries. Today, ......read more
Moreish Café, a home-grown restaurant offers global cuisine with a local twist
Foodpreneur and owner, Kajal Narang founded Moreish post receiving several accolades from her win at a food competition
At Moreish, one can expect a global fusion of flavors whilst enjoying some sumptuous delicious meal
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 12 February 2018: Moreish Café, a homegrown restaurant situated in Karama, introduces a healthy Quinoa Burrito ideal for everyone with multicuisine taste buds, watching their calorie intake or simple enjoy good food. Founded by Kajal Narang, Moreish offers Mexican, Thai and Italian food with a local twist to its flavors.
Shortly after her break-through win of the Middle Easts’ largest food competition, Kajal created the hidden gem of Oud Metha ......read more
Dubai Food Festival returns for its fifth edition with a jam-packed schedule of events including Etisalat Beach Canteen and Hidden Gems
Book seats now for the popular Dubai Restaurant Week, to enjoy gourmet meals at reduced prices
Exciting prizes announced for ‘Dine & Win’ promotion across the city
Dubai, UAE; 12 February 2018: Dubai’s annual citywide culinary celebration, Dubai Food Festival (DFF), is set to return this year from 22 February to 10 March – serving up an enticing feast of events, activities and promotions across the city. Back for its fifth edition, the 17-day programme showcases the variety of dining options available across Dubai and provides an opportunity for foodies to try some of the best gastronomic experiences the city has to offer.
Residents and ......read more
Dubai, UAE; February 08, 2018: For the second year in a row, Italian Trade Agency is hosting the Italian Food Lab at the upcoming Gulfood to bring to life the true flavors of Italy through cooking shows by Chefs specialized in Mediterranean cuisine, tasting sessions by Italian specialty food products companies and informative sessions on the EU quality logos - PDO (Protected Designation of Origin) and PGI (Protected Geographical Indication).
According to Gianpaolo Bruno, Trade Commissioner to the UAE, Oman and Pakistan at the Italian Trade Agency: “Italian food is really a celebration of good quality produce. Preparing Italian food starts with the shopping: quality ingredients are a priority to creating an unforgettable Italian meal. At the Italian Food Lab, we want to raise awareness of the ‘Made in ......read more
Talabat is marking Valentine’s Day with a weekend of foodie fun and games at Kite Beach on 9 and 10 February
“There is no sincerer love than the love of food.” George Bernard Shaw
Dubai, UAE, February 07, 2018: It is said that the way to someone’s heart is through their stomach, and with Valentine’s Day just around the corner, Talabat is starting the festivities early with a weekend of celebrations in honour of our universal and enduring love affair with food.
Located at Kite Beach, Talabat’s ‘Food, Fun and Games’ activation will take place on 9th and 10th February. The free-to-attend event will be open from 2pm to 5pm each day, with the opportunity for participants to win some great prizes.
Food, Fun and Games will feature different food-themed challenges and ......read more
6th Feb 2018 Dubai, United Arab Emirates : Keventers, the original milkshake brand has forayed into the Middle East with the launch of its store at Dubai’s latest beachfront attraction, La Mer. Keventers, a brand synonymous with milkshakes and backed by a legacy of over 100 years, now resonates an uber cool, aspirational brand, that perfectly blends with an ambitious urban generation Y.
With every milkshake made to order, Keventers offers a delightful set of classic, thick and fruity milkshakes. Milkshake lovers can indulge in modern flavours like Nutella Marshmello, Nutella Caramel, Bubble Gum, Kit Kat while classics such as Strawberry and Mango shakes stand firmly on the menu. Date Jallab and Avacado Honey milkshakes also add a local flavour, making the entire menu appealing to all taste buds. To ease the coolness of the ......read more
Win instant cashback from the 7th February to 10th March when you visit only four of the 75 participating restaurants.
5th February 2018, Dubai, UAE: Dubai Festival City Mall will turn into a food lover’s paradise for a five-week long ‘Festival of Flavours’ starting from Wednesday, the 7th of February, with a variety of special offers from free desserts, cooking classes, up to 50% off and ‘kids eat free’.
Grab your passport and win instant cashback - Visit Dubai Festival City Mall to collect your food passport which will be stamped every time you spend AED 50 at any food outlet across restaurants at the mall including Festival Bay and the food court. Once you have collected four stamps, you will win an instant cash back voucher to spend at the mall.
A world of food options – ......read more
Deputy CEO of Dubai Silicon Oasis, Dr Juma Al Matrooshi also present during the meeting held in Al Maya Supermarket in DSO.
Dubai, UAE, January 31, 2018: Mr. Kamal Vachani, Group Director of Al Maya Group welcomed the first Scottish trade envoy to the UAE Mr. Nicholas Maclean at Al Maya Supermarket in Dubai Silicon Oasis.
Dr. Juma Al Matrooshi, Deputy CEO of Dubai Silicon Oasis, was also present on the occasion. On the occasion, Mr. Vachani informed Mr. Maclean about the FMCG products available across the UAE coming from Scotland. The envoy appreciated the Al Maya Group’s role in promoting Scottish food products in the UAE.
The UAE is one of the fastest growing markets for Scottish food, according to Scottish Development International. The Middle East region remains a core market for Scottish salmon, seafood, ......read more
For the perfect evening under the stars at D R I F T Beach Dubai
(Dubai, UAE, January 24, 2017): D R I F T Beach Dubai, the gorgeous new beach destination at One&Only Royal Mirage is promising something extra special this Valentine’s Day, opening its doors for dinner to offer guests a taste of effortless Provençal charm as they dine with their loved ones.
Set in an understated yet idyllic beach side location, tucked away from reality, couples are invited to escape the city, as they share delicious dishes from DRIFT’s signature restaurant. With a smooth saxophonist playing all-time favourite love songs, guests can select from the seafood specials at DRIFT’s iconic Raw Bar, where caviar, freshly shucked oysters and fabulous lobster will be served on ice, perfect for sharing, and accompanied by ......read more
Dubai, UAE, January 24, 2018: At.mosphere, Burj Khalifa invites guests to celebrate the most romantic day of the year with its bespoke ‘His & Her’ menu specially curated for couples. Gastronomical surprises combined with the most awe-inspiring experiences, this exclusive Valentine’s Day offer will be celebrated on 14 and 15 February.
As part of the ‘His & Her’ offer, guests can look forward to an exquisite dining experience with a five or seven course menu that will be served against the backdrop of spectacular panoramic views of Downtown Dubai, surrounded by the lulling cadence of the Arabian Sea, creating a truly memorable ambience.
The culinary team at At.mosphere, Burj Khalifa have crafted a tantalising menu using the freshest ingredients for the guests. The servings to include ......read more
New location for Dubai whole food eatery opens January 2018
Dubai, UAE, January 18, 2018: When it’s time to kick back with a leisurely late weekend breakfast, lunch with friends or a goodness packed smoothie or cold pressed juice, Sophie’s Café has you covered. A home-grown concept created by Whissle, the leading hospitality group in the UAE, responsible for award winning brands such OKKU and CLAW, Sophie’s health-conscious menu and specialist coffees has been keeping Palm residents healthy and happy since 2011.
Now, in 2018, it’s time for Sophie’s to share its secret recipes and home-grown goodness with a brand new location at the Metro Central Hotel, Barsha Heights. Serving up a fantastic selection of wholesome and healthy dishes, everything at Sophie’s Café is created ......read more
Dubai, UAE, January 4, 2018: Xclusive Yachts is excited to announce the launch of a whole new concept to the nautical tourism industry in Dubai – ‘High-Tea At Sea’. Being rated as Dubai’s only 5 star luxury yacht charter, they believe it is obligatory to constantly innovate and improve to provide its clients the best services onboard.
The launch event is scheduled to take place on Saturday, 8th of April at Xclusive Yacht’s official party boat and their largest one that can accommodate over 200 guests. The 2 hours cruise will begin at 1:00 pm starting at the Dubai Marina Yacht Club. The custom made High-Tea menu is catered by The Address Hotel, Dubai Marina.
The tradition of High-Tea or Afternoon Tea is quintessentially British, the idea being to fill in the long gap ......read more
Sania Mirza and Shoaib Malik inaugurate Sthan, a restaurant based on the concept of food beyond borders in Dubai
The newly launched restaurant offers a delectable palette of food that speaks volumes of the everlasting impression of culinarily rich flavors from Hindustan, Pakistan and Afghanistan
“It is a treat to watch how the menu which is carefully crafted for Sthan balances not only the flavors but also emotions from India, Pakistan and Afghanistan to offer a delightful sumptuous spread.” - Mr. Rohith Muralya, Director – Concept Cuisine, SFC Group
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, December 27, 2017: Indian Tennis star Sania Mirza and her husband, Pakistani Cricketer Shoaib Malik inaugurate Sthan in Dubai. Sthan Restaurant, offering authentic Frontier food from beyond borders, is now ......read more
Dubai, UAE, December 13, 2017: Premium quality, Elegance and Luxury are some of the characteristics that define the first PappaRoti Boutique which opened today at Emirates Towers in Dubai. The event was attended by Ms. Rahsa Al Danhani, Owner and Founder of PappaRoti Café and PappaRoti Boutique, High Officials, VIPs and leading media representatives and influencers.
PappaRoti Boutique is a smart and polished version of PappaRoti café, known for its signature coffee–caramelized bun, upgraded by top notch service garnished with luxury and elegance. The interior is warm and sophisticated and offers customers a delightful experience in a comfortable seating set-up bathed by arrays of light.
“PappaRoti is a versatile brand that is growing and evolving with the growth of the UAE, and responds to the growing ......read more
Abu Dhabi, UAE, 13th December, 2017: H.H. Sheikh Mansour bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Presidential Affairs and Chairman of the Abu Dhabi Food Control Authority, ADFCA, today officially opened SIAL Middle East 2017, the region’s fastest growing business trade event for the food, drink and hospitality industries.
The exhibition is being held under the strategic patronage of the Abu Dhabi Food Control Authority and in coordination with the Department of Culture and Tourism.
H.H. Sheikh Mansour toured the halls of the Abu Dhabi National Exhibition Centre, and met with exhibitors from across the region and the globe.
Sheikh Mansour said that the emirate of Abu Dhabi has an advanced legislative structure and special incentives to invest in F&B, its distinguished management of food strategic ......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
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