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All The Action From Day One At Gulfhost

by Mahak Mannan | 31 Oct 2018

The 2018 edition of GulfHost, the hospitality equipment sourcing Expo for the Middle East, Africa and Asia and co-located trade shows Speciality Food Festival, SEAFEX and yummex Middle East, were officially opened yesterday by HE Dawood Al Hajiri, Director General of Dubai Municipality. More than 2,500 local, regional and international brands are showcasing more than 8,000 products

Seafex Builds On Pescatarian and Seacuterie trends

by Mahak Mannan | 24 Oct 2018

The Arabian Gulf region has a long history with the sea and all things fishing so it’s perhaps no surprise that demand for fresh seafood from local, regional, and global producers and suppliers remains high. While the desire for all things ocean could continue to grow by 8%  annually through 2030 according to a new

Middle East demand for seafood to reach $7.3bn by 2021

by Crystal Chesters | 15 Aug 2017

As demand for seafood grows in the Middle East, the sixth edition of Seafex returns to Dubai World Trade Centre (DWTC) from 18 – 20 September, providing a platform for regional suppliers to source seafood from around the world. According to Euromonitor International, the fish and seafood market is expected to reach a value of

UAE food sector sales to reach US $16.7bn by 2020

by Crystal Chesters | 07 Nov 2016

UAE food sales are projected to grow by an annual average of 7.3% between 2015 and 2020, according to a new BMI report commissioned by Dubai World Trade Centre (DWTC). The report, released in tandem with the opening of DWTC’s annual trio of specialist foods shows – The Speciality Food Festival, Yummex Middle East and

Italy first Country Partner for The Speciality Food Festival

by Crystal Chesters | 06 Nov 2016

Italy will be the first Country Partner for The Speciality Food Festival, a trade event for gourmet food professionals taking place at Dubai World Trade Centre from 7-9 November.   More than 35 Italian companies will take part in a national promotion led by the Italian Trade Agency (ITA) at the Specialty Food Festival. The Italian

Sustainability key focus of this year’s SEAFEX

by Crystal Chesters | 10 Oct 2016

SEAFEX, the Middle East’s professional seafood show will this year highlight the increasing demand among seafood consumers in the MENA region for sustainable produce. The event will take place at the Dubai World Trade Centre (DWTC) from 7-9 November, 2016. Consumer-driven-demands are shaping the future of the MENA’s seafood market, according to Andrew Pert, show

DWTC’s niche food events to grow by 10% in 2016

by Crystal Chesters | 07 Sep 2016

The Speciality Food Festival, Yummex (formerly Sweets & Snacks Middle East) and SEAFEX, three food industry events powered by Gulfood, are expected to be more than 10% larger than last year’s shows. The growth of the shows, taking place on 7-9 November at Dubai World Trade Centre, has been attributed to regional demand for specialty,

Dubai Municipality to launch Future Food Live

by Staff writer | 13 Jul 2016

Dubai Municipality has partnered with Dubai World Trade Centre to launch Future Food Live, a new exhibition, conference and workshop aimed at increasing food security and creating a healthier society. The event will put diet and nutrition under the spotlight, with a focus on nutritional food and beverage products, and organic and halal producers. There

15,000 visitors target Dubai food shows

by Staff writer | 01 Nov 2015

The Speciality Food Festival, Sweets & Snacks Middle East and SEAFEX, a trio of niche food shows held at the Dubai World Trade Centre last week, welcomed more than 15,000 food and hospitality industry professionals looking to source, trade and network with over 570 exhibitors from 91 countries.









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