Food and beverage

Gulfood Returns at DWTC

by Mahak Mannan | 17 Dec 2018

The 24th edition of Gulfood, the world’s largest annual food & beverage event is slotted for 17–21 February 2019 at the Dubai World Trade Centre and attracts more than 98,000 visitors and 5,000 exhibitors to connect, share ideas and secure F&B trade, annually. Hosted under the theme ‘The World of Food, The World of Good’,

SIAL 2018 Records Increased Footfall

by Mahak Mannan | 12 Dec 2018

SIAL Middle East 2018, which is currently on its last day, at the Abu Dhabi National Exhibition Center (ADNEC), has witnessed increased visitor footfall and drawn a strong participation of leading F&B experts and decision makers, according to the exhibitors and attendees visiting the fastest-growing food, beverage and hospitality event in the region. The three-day

Meet the Sponsors: The Leaders in F&B Awards

by Mahak Mannan | 25 Oct 2018

Following the success of the first two editions, The Leaders in F&B Awards, hosted by Hotel & Catering News Middle East, A BNC Publishing title, is back for its third year running. The ceremony will take place at Hilton Dubai, Al Habtoor City on 14 November, where we will recognise the best names in the

Westin Dubai Mina Seyahi Makes A New Appointment

by Mahak Mannan | 22 Oct 2018

The Westin Dubai Mina Seyahi has announced the appointment of Bhavesh Rawal as director of off-site business development, a position dedicated to overseeing the hotel’s new outside catering division in Dubai. A well-known hospitality leader and expert in the field, Rawal has led catering divisions for some of the UAE’s largest concerts and events. He

AGENDA: The Big F&B Forum

by Mahak Mannan | 03 Oct 2018

BNC Publishing’s annual event, the Big F&B Forum is set to take place at Hilton Dubai, Al Habtoor City on 14 November 2018 and is expected to bring together the biggest names in the food and beverage sector to debate and discuss the trends, challenges, and future of the industry. THE AGENDA 8.00: Registration &

Deadline Extended: The Leaders in F&B Awards

by Mahak Mannan | 19 Sep 2018

The Leaders in F&B Awards will be taking place on 14 November at Hilton Dubai, Al Habtoor City and will celebrate excellence and innovation in the food and beverage industry in the Middle East. Nominations for The Leaders in F&B Awards is now open until 30 October and all the information is listed here. How

Event Preview: HostMilano 2019

by Mahak Mannan | 10 Sep 2018

With just under 15 months to go before the ribbon is cut, preparations are already underway at HostMilano, the professional hospitality event organised by Fiera Milano and we look at why the 41st edition of the event will maximise business opportunities for the industry. 975 companies have already confirmed their participation for the event, 46% of which come

Top 10 trends shaping the food industry in Dubai

by Mahak Mannan | 21 Jun 2018

From poke bowls and frozen yoghurt to the Peruvian food craze, food trends are one of the drivers behind the success or set-back in the industry and here, Dubai Tourism, along with food writer Samantha Wood, list out the top 10 food trends that are set to make their mark in 2018. While the past

Bpifrance and Business France launch French Hospitality Mission 2018

by Mahak Mannan | 03 May 2018

Bpifrance, the French public investment bank has partnered with Business France, the national agency for international development of the French economy, to develop a mission to explore market opportunities in the hotel and restaurant services sectors in the UAE. During the recent Arabian Travel Market (ATM) trade show, delegates and representatives from the industry took part in

Fast-casual segment to take over fine dining in the UAE

by Mahak Mannan | 08 Apr 2018

New food and beverage concepts must focus on bringing value for money in the over-saturated market, according to CEO of a new hospitality business. Youssef El Habbal, CEO of Serenity Hospitality, Abu Dhabi, says the key to success for new food concepts in the UAE is understanding the gaps in the market as well as









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