Nassima Royal Re-brands to IHG’s voco

by Mahak Mannan | 09 Dec 2018

InterContinental Hotels Group (IHG) has signed a management agreement with ACICO Gulf Real Estate to rebrand Nassima Royal Hotel to voco Dubai, marking the first signing of voco, IHG’s new upscale hotel brand, in the Middle East. Hosted by IHG’s senior leadership team, the Middle East launch was attended by the wider global voco team, including

New CCO at AccorHotels

by Mahak Mannan | 29 Nov 2018

AccorHotels has announced the appointment of Yigit Sezgin as its new chief commercial officer, Middle East & Africa. Based in Dubai, Sezgin will oversee all commercial disciplines for the region, including dedicated sales support, digital marketing, brand marketing, communications, loyalty, partnerships, business intelligence, and revenue management. One of his main priorities will be to lead

VIDEO: Food On The Go

by Mahak Mannan | 28 Nov 2018

Depagne Claudie, sales manager, Middle East at Croust’wich tells us about their participation at GulfHost 2018. “We are a French company producing an innovative way to produce and sell food to go products. We know that in today’s world, people want to eat fresh products and also want to see what they eat so by this

Wild Peeta Joins The Freedom Movement

by Mahak Mannan | 28 Nov 2018

Freedom Pizza, the UAE’s homegrown organic pizza brand, has announced the launch of its joint venture with Wild Peeta. Their new store is now open in Dubai Marina and to celebrate the launch they are giving customers the opportunity to try one of their gourmet shawarma sandwiches, hummus, and fatayer pie when they download the

VIDEO: Moretti Forni Brings Back Traditional Pizza

by Mahak Mannan | 27 Nov 2018

Carlos from Moretti Forni tells us about the Neapolis electric pizza oven. “GulfHost is the perfect opportunity for Moretti Forni to present the innovative and unique Neapolis, which is a wood oven but without wood. This is a revolutionary product that helps pizza chefs produce the Neapolitan pizza which is the most traditional type of

New Hotel Manager at Hilton Dubai The Walk

by Mahak Mannan | 19 Nov 2018

Hilton Dubai The Walk has announced the appointment of Gisele Clark as the hotel manager at the property. Clark will be joining the hotel with over 20 years of experience in hospitality leadership, which includes managing and motivating teams to ensure they achieve high-quality results. An experienced hotelier, Clark has a proven track record of

Meet The Sponsors: Pulsar Foodstuff

by Mahak Mannan | 19 Nov 2018

Stephen Bennett, general manager, Pulsar Foodstuff, on partnering with the Big F&B Forum Why have you chosen to support the event? It is very important for Pulsar Foodstuff to continue to support events such as BNC Publishing’s Big F&B Forum as it allows us to stay in direct contact with our target clients, many of

Meet The Sponsors: Alto-Shaam

by Mahak Mannan | 19 Nov 2018

Gabriel Estrella Talentti, director, Alto-Shaam Middle East & Africa, on sponsoring The Big F&B Forum. Why did you choose to sponsor the event? Alto-Shaam chose to sponsor The Big F&B Forum because we value education and appreciate the opportunity the forum provides for industry professionals to come together, engage, and network. We’re looking forward to the event and

Gallery: The Big F&B Forum

by Mahak Mannan | 18 Nov 2018

All the action from The Big F&B Forum held last week at Hilton, Al Habtoor City  

Winners: The Leaders in F&B Awards 2018

by Mahak Mannan | 15 Nov 2018

BNC Publishing hosted the F&B industry at a glittering ceremony last night at Hilton, Al Habtoor City for the Leaders in F&B Awards and the winners have been announced below.  Restaurant Categories  Leading Sustainable Restaurant Winner: Pierchic Leading Healthy Restaurant Winner: The Roost Rotisserie Leading Home-Grown Restaurant Brand Winner: India Palace Disruptor of the Year

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