With food export on the rise logistic services between Chile and the Middle East needs to be addressed too. Over the past year, trade between the two countries has been going strong and is expected to increase further in 2018, according to Alejandro Buvinic, director, ProChile. “We have increased about 50% over all in terms
Chicken nuggets are not exactly renowned for their health benefits but it is not likely you have encountered those produced by Global Food Industries. Catering News Middle East caught up with Jacek Plewa, general manager, Global Food Industries, who told us all about the launch of his new product at Gulfood 2018 in Dubai’s World
After consulting with bartenders, the flavoured syrup producer has introduced a designer bottle within their professional range. Launching the new bottle design at Gulfood 2018, Boris Chlebec, global brand ambassador, Mathieu Teisseire said, “The bottle celebrates Mathieu Teisseire himself as his signature is engraved at the back, the logo of the region we are based
The dairy product market in the Middle Eastern region has witnessed extraordinary growth in the last number of years. At the spearhead of that movement is New Zealand dairy product company Open Country. Catering News Middle East had a chat with Open Country’s CEO Steve Koekemoer (pictured right) at the event. “We have a lot
With new platforms, new brands and partnerships already in the pipeline for 2018, business is looking positive, according to the distributor Bidfood. “The first months of 2018 have shown that we are out of the tough 2017 times. The momentum at Gulfood shows that everybody is back on track and very energetic to show good
Anchor Food Professionals were saying cheese, literally, at Gulfood this year as they promoted their new range of products. “We took the chance to launch our Anchor soft cream cheese two months ago. That is one that we are demonstrating here on the stand,” said general manager – foodservice, CAMEA, Fonterra Brands Middle East.
After launching India Gate Quinoa last year, KRBL Limited launched three new healthy products at Gulfood this year and are looking to introduce more value added products in 2019. “We have introduced India Gate Flax Seed, India Gate Chia Seeds and India Gate Sprouted Brown Rice in the UAE which are all the first of
Consumers need to be aware of unfair practices and producers when dealing with Italian products, according to Gianpaolo Bruno, trade commissioner, Italian Trade Agency for UAE, Oman and Pakistan. “What we are exhibiting here shows that authentic Italian products are produced under strict regulations in terms of supervision of the whole chain from the farm
Green is a colour that has long been associated with Ireland, but Bord Bia, the Irish food board, was taking the Emerald Isle’s connection with the colour quite literally as it promoted its Origin Green programme at Gulfood. Michael Hussey, director Middle East Markets, Bord Bia was on hand to speak to Catering News Middle
French dairy products are becoming increasingly popular in the Middle East among both consumers and businesses according to the French Dairy Interbranch Organisation (CNIEL). “French cream in particular is becoming popular because in the UAE, people like cakes and you need fresh cream make French cakes and the French pastry batter is very delicate too.