A new local eatery, Desi Junction has opened its doors in Dubai’s desi restaurant capital, Al Karama.
The new eatery menu is inspired from various regions of India - showcasing each region’s unique ingredients, spices and flavours with a little twist. Desi Junction is Indian to the core, the epitome of the India of today and tomorrow, and the perfect place to rediscover India through an explosion of flavours.
From the tempting whiffs of Pav Bhaji to street vendors selling lip-smacking Chowpatty Tawa delicacies, the new restaurant Desi Junction is bringing all good food memories from all over India to Dubai - all under one roof.
This new eatery is the brainchild of renowned Chef Aatir Dhadalla – who believes that when it comes to food, no gimmicks are ......read more
Dubai, UAE: 31st May 2020 - UAE based National Food Products Company (NFPC) is marking World Milk Day with the introduction of new dairy products under its Lacnor brand, which meet the growing consumer trend for new and experimental tastes and beverages offering high nutritional values to fuel a healthy lifestyle.
The UAE is the second largest producer of milk and dairy products in the GCC region after Saudi Arabia.
The country’s dairy products market stood at $ 1.8 billion in 2018 and is projected to grow at a CAGR of over 7%, to surpass $ 2.6 billion by 2024 on account of increasing demand for flavored and organic dairy products among UAE population, especially through modern grocery and supermarket channels as well as online deliveries. NFPC, has been operating for almost five decades in the diary category ......read more
United Arab Emirates, 11 May 2020: Cravia Group, the parent company of much-loved restaurant franchises that include “Cinnabon”, “Seattle's Best Coffee”, “Zaatar w Zeit” and “Five Guys”, announced the reopening of all branches in the UAE, while ensuring all precautionary measures are taken in accordance with the conditions and recommendations set by the Department of Economic Development UAE.
The company confirmed that all its restaurants will continue operations and welcome visitors while maintaining 30% capacity within the branch and maintaining a distance of no less than 2 meters between visitors. It also announced that the number of diners at the table would not exceed four and utmost care will be taken to sterilize the tables and chairs with disinfectants after ......read more
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, May 06, 2020: Ramadan is upon us and even though we are amidst social distancing, you can still have an entertaining set-up that involves your kids in a fun, memorable activity, the Sugarfied & Co. way!
To spark family bonding and virtual interaction during Ramadan, Sugarfied & Co. has artistically curated ‘DIY Sugarfied Treat Kits’. These kits are a fun ‘Do It Yourself’ activity to make your own treats in the comfort of your home, gift a friend, or use as birthday party giveaways. The kit not only includes ingredients and instructions for top selling Sugarfied treats for kids but is packaged well with gloves.
“The idea of making food at home for your family and with your family is central to the lovely time spent preparing food ......read more
Taking action to help those in need during the epidemic
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, May 04, 2020: The Holy Month of Ramadan brings with it an opportunity to reflect on the good fortune that we have in our lives and also to help those who are less fortunate, particularly during these unprecedented times.
Thousands of low-wage workers in Dubai have lost their jobs as a result of COVID19. They are left with no salaries to live off and no way to get back home to their families. These are the same hard-working individuals who made it their goal to keep our city shiny and running smoothly.
As part of #Curry4COVID, Fathers And Kids Camping has joined forces with Classic Catering to prepare hot meals which will then be distributed through the UAE Food Bank in support of ......read more
• UAE’s largest beverage provider also supports nation’s “10 Million Meals” Initiative, organized by Mohammad Bin Rashid Al Maktoum Global Initiatives
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, May 04, 2020: People across the UAE who wish to support families and individuals in need during the Holy Month of Ramadan can do so with the assistance of National Food Products Company (NFPC). The company’s Oasis Direct division which provides home delivery services of water, beverages and dairy products throughout the UAE, is adding a special Ramadan Meal Box to its offering. Consumers can purchase ten or more of these boxes through the Oasis Direct website, www.oasisdirect.ae, following which NFPC’s delivery fleet will deliver them to national charity, Model Service Society ......read more
Share in the spirit of generosity this Ramadan with Forrey & Galland’s luxuriously hand-crafted chocolates, dates and Arabic sweets
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 04 May 2020: Celebrate the Holy Month of Ramadan with Forrey & Galland’s bespoke range of premium Ramadan Gift boxes filled with sweet treats guaranteed to delight the entire family and friends alike. The luxury French chocolatier has unveiled their collection using flavours with strong influences from the Middle East.
In line with their haute-couture philosophy, every year Forrey & Galland engineer new collections inspired by the different elements enriched with the UAE’s rich culture. For instance, design and inspiration behind this year’s Ramadan collection is the Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque in Abu Dhabi, ......read more
**Get healthy and wholesome Iftar and Suhoor meal plans delivered to your doorstep with Right Bite!**
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, April 25, 2020: Ramadan is considered the time of tranquillity, spirituality, as well as an opportunity for all of us to slow down and spend more time with family and friends. With that in mind, if you’re on the hunt for healthy, delicious and wholesome meal plans that will take the stress out of your kitchen duties, then look no further than Right Bite.
The gourmet and bespoke meal delivery service has recently introduced new Ramadan menus, with all the meals made with fresh and natural ingredients and loaded with wholesome goodness. Not to mention that, all the meals are designed by expert dieticians who work closely with the team of Right Bite’s ......read more
Dubai, 20 April 2020: Malak Al Tawouk Restaurant, one of the most popular Lebanese fast-food chain, is now the first restaurant in the UAE to be certified with the Anti-Corona shield by GWR Consulting - the leader in Quality Control and Training in Lebanon, GCC, North Africa and the Levant region.
Approved by Dubai Municipality, GWR Consulting is a leading Auditing, Training and Consultancy company specializing in Food Safety, Health and Safety, Infection Prevention and Customer Experience. It boasts a decade of cumulative market experience and known to extend its expertise to some of the best-known brands in the region.
The program featured staff training, individual certification, regular audits, mystery shopper audits and internal online checklists monitored by a qualified team of GWR experts to ensure ......read more
Dubai, April 15, 2020: The Dubai Ambulance frontline workers received a special thank you by way of freshly baked pizzas. Domino’s Pizza UAE provided 1,200 pizzas which were distributed over three days to different Dubai Ambulance points to show gratitude to the paramedics and first line of defense.
This came as part of Domino’s Pizza community initiative to show appreciation for the tremendous efforts of frontline workers who go above and beyond to contain the spread of COVID-19 in the country.
Dubai Ambulance commended the initiative which echoed the governments’ drive for solidarity and cooperation among its citizens and residents in the UAE during these extraordinary times.
Domino's not only promises to serve great tasting pizzas but also make every effort to give back and support ......read more
• NFPC addresses surge in online home delivery orders
• Group CEO of NFPC, Iqbal Hamzah, reassures nation that their demand will be fulfilled and assures that sanitation protocols, in line with the Health Authorities guidelines, have been implemented through every step of the process
Abu Dhabi, UAE - April 05, 2020: As a result of the current COVID-19 situation, UAE-based National Food Products Company (NFPC) has implemented a series of measures to meet the rising demand in home deliveries, which has seen a huge spike in the past week alone.
The company supplies to over 50% of the UAE population with its drinking water, dairy, juice, and bakery products through its household name brands Oasis Water, Blu Sparkling Water, Lacnor Milk and Juices, ......read more
Share in the spirit of generosity this Ramadan with Forrey & Galland’s luxuriously hand-crafted chocolates, dates and arabic sweets
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 30 March 2020: Find your perfect corporate gift this Ramadan and impress your clients and colleagues by sharing in the spirit of giving with Forrey & Galland’s delightfully luxurious chocolates, beautifully hand-crafted to reflect the generous spirit of Ramadan.
In line with their haute-couture philosophy, every year Forrey & Galland engineer new collections inspired by the different elements enriched with UAE’s rich culture. For instance, design and inspiration behind this year’s Ramadan collection is the Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque in Abu Dhabi, reflected through the flower mosaic motif, which is infused with ......read more
CEO of NFPC, Iqbal Hamzah, conveys that company will continue to work hard to ensure smooth supply of food and beverage products to the market.
He humbly requests shoppers not to “panic buy”.
Dubai, UAE - March 22, 2020: UAE based F&B organisation, National Food Products Company (NFPC), has released a statement reassuring consumers of its endeavours to ensure consistent food production and supply to the market.
The company supplies to over 50% of the UAE population with its drinking water, dairy, juice, and bakery products, through its household name brands, which include Oasis Water, Blu Sparkling Water, Lacnor Milk and Juices, Laban Up, Gulf & Safa, Milco Dairy, Melco Juices, Aqua Fresh Water and Royal Bakers.
Group Chief Executive Officer of NFPC, ......read more
18 March, 2020 - Dubai, UAE: In the light of uncertainty looming around us, there’s no better time than this to kick-start a healthy lifestyle. It’s about time to bring about a change in one’s diet, increase the intake of foods that improves the immune system, and keeps one healthy. The need of the hour is boosting the immunity of our community. Açaí is one such superfood that can help you do so. OAKBERRY Açaí Bowls, the global fast superfood chain from Brazil with over 200 locations worldwide, has made a timely entry into the Middle East with six outlets in Dubai.
Açaí bowls at OAKBERRY are prepared at -18 degrees while maintaining strict hygiene standards. While maintaining a good hygiene routine is very critical at the moment, all OAKBERRY employees are trained in best hygiene practices ......read more
Try Pocket-Friendly, Healthy and Delicious Combos From Max’s All About Chicken Today
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, March 17, 2020: Working from home or just looking for a healthy, pocket-friendly yet wholesome lunch or dinner option?
With no minimum order, Max’s All About Chicken is a great choice and available on all major delivery platforms. For a limited time only you can also enjoy the Buy One Get One Free promotion on Uber Eats for added value.
A home-grown chef-led QSR concept, Max’s All About Chicken is known for being a flavorful, healthy alternative to the traditional fast food. At only AED 29 for a grilled chicken combo which includes two chicken quarters, a choice of fries, drink and rustic bread, you can’t beat the value either.
A popular choice ......read more
Dubai, United Arab Emirates,16 March 2020: Food People recently hosted their fourth F&B Leaders Dinner at Folly by Nick & Scott in the UAE. This event brings together industry leaders and professionals in order to discuss opportunities and challenges posed by the dynamic food & beverage industry, both regionally and globally. The event enables Food People to foster a community of innovation and growth to help shape the future of the food & beverage industry.
As the region’s first and only food & beverage specific talent solutions business, Food People provides strategic solutions for the end to end supply chain of the industry.
Managing Partner, Greg Wright, describes what enables Food People to add genuine value for businesses: “our approach is personal and people-centric. We ......read more
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, March 15, 2020: The city’s favorite dessert destination is here for another jaw-dropping, mouth-watering specialty! Experience pistachios like never before with Scoopi Café’s rendition of their Pistachio Ice Cream and Pistachio Shake. Known for its unique and tantalizing flavor, pistachios have been paired with countless of dishes all over the world and has now arrived at Scoopi Café.
Created by the Scoop Master and founder of the café, Zubin Doshi along with the Scoopi crew, their handmade ice creams have now added the pistachio flavour to its repertoire. Made with the freshest ingredients, Scoopi Café’s Pistachio Ice Cream will surely give you that nutty and creamy scoop each time you grab them at Scoopi Café.
Scoopi Café is also back with their feel-good shakes with the ......read more
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, March 15, 2020: Looking for a budget-friendly dining option for the whole family that includes the best burgers in town? Head to Freddy’s Frozen Custard & Steakburgers in Nakheel Mall every Tuesday for the best deal in town.
When you order your favorite Freddy’s combo, your kids get a meal on the house. Little ones can choose between five different ’50s-style-diner-inspired meal options including a juicy cooked-to-order Steakburger made with 100 percent USDA Halal ground beef, delicious Vienna beef hot dog, grilled cheese sandwich or crispy chicken tenders. The complimentary kid’s combo also includes Freddy’s famous crispy shoe-string fries and a drink of choice.
Diners of all ages can finish their meal in style with Freddy’s signature ......read more
Yalumba Easter Brunch
Yalumba’s usual Brunchology is taking it to the egg-streme this year. Bring your little ones and celebrate Easter with a twist on 10th April! Going all out with a lavish feast, enjoy specials at Yalumba including Roast Turkey, Cured Meat Cuts and international eats. Grown-ups can enjoy live entertainment with quirky drinks while the Bunny regales your little ones with an egg hunt, fun games and many other chocolate-themed activities.
AED 299 Sparkling Wine and House Beverage Package
AED 529 Premium Bubbly Package
Gourmandises Easter Goodies
Looking for something special to serve at your Easter celebration? Gourmandises, the chic patisserie at Le Méridien Dubai Hotel has got you covered! Famous for its delightful selection of signature treats, the premium cafe will roll out ......read more
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, March 12, 2020: City Centre Mirdif will celebrate the unifying power of food by inviting its guests to dine together at the Celebrity Chef’s Table—a unique set of culinary experiences led by renowned chefs during Dubai Food Festival. Up until 14 March 2020, Celebrity Chef’s Table will highlight Dubai’s gastronomic variety—brought about by the emirate’s cosmopolitan population—through an intimate cooking workshop and specialty meal.
At Celebrity Chef’s Table, guests will have the opportunity to enter a vibrant kitchen stationed in the mall’s Central Galleria and enjoy a unique dining experience led by a celebrity chef. Guests will also witness the subtleties of food preparation and presentation, participate in demonstrations, and taste the ......read more
Dubai, UAE - March 12, 2020: National Food Products Company (NFPC), the UAE-based Food and Beverage organisation, has signed an exclusive partnership agreement with Al Ain Sports and Cultural Club for the next three years, enabling it to be the sole beverage supplier to Al Ain Football Club which operates under the Cultural Club. In return, the agreement will see NFPC entitled to a range of club branding and hospitality rights, including player participation and appearances at NFPC events and use of the AFC logo and players’ images on NFPC products packaging.
The MoU was signed at an official ceremony held at Al Ain Football Club in, between NFPC’s Chairman, HE. Faraj Ali Bin Hamoodah, Chairman, and H.E Khalifa Yousif Abdulla Husain Khouri, Deputy Chairman of Al Ain Club Board.
NFPC ......read more
Annual Gala Dinner was held under the patronage of Sheikh Salem bin Sultan bin Saqr Al Qassimi; 48 entities honoured at the event attended by diplomats
09 March 2020, Dubai, United Arab Emirates: Emirates Environmental Group (EEG), the first-of-it-kind environmental NGO in the UAE, hosted an Annual Corporate Gala under the patronage of HE Eng. Sheikh Salem bin Sultan bin Saqr Al Qassimi, Chairman of the Ras Al Khaimah Civil Aviation Department, and in the presence of Her Excellency Mariam bint Mohammed Saeed Hareb Al Mehairi, Minister of State for Food Security, as the guest of honour, at Sheraton Jumeirah Beach Resort on March 4.
The 23rd annual event attended by 200 entities and VIP guests, comprising ambassadors, consul generals, high profile government officials, EEG members, partners and ......read more
Dubai Food Festival 2020 ramps up the fun with fireworks displays across the city until 14 March
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 5 March 2020: Dubai Food Festival 2020, which started on 26 February and runs until 14 March, is being celebrated with several glittering fireworks displays (presented by Al Zarooni Group) in public locations throughout the 18-day event.
At the end of the festival’s first week, there will be a stunning fireworks extravaganza at Dubai Festival City Mall, from 8.30pm & The Beach at JBR by Meraas, from 9:00pm on Friday 6 March.
The following Friday, Dubai Food Festival’s final weekend, sees three firework displays. The first, on Friday 13 March, takes place at The Pointe on Palm Jumeirah at 8:30pm and 9:00pm at The Beach at JBR by Meraas, while the closing ......read more
Celebrate the women in your life this month, and make your feelings known through Forrey & Galland’s tastefully hand-crafted chocolates
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 03 March 2020: Make the important women in your life feel extra special this month on International Women’s Day on the 8th of March and Mother’s Day on the 21st of March by showing them your appreciation through exquisite chocolate collections from Forrey & Galland, with prices starting from AED115.
From vibrant macarons and exquisite marzipans to the classic collection of delectable chocolates, express your love and appreciation to the special women in your life through excellently presented, personalised boxes with artisinal finishing and quality, donned in the best velvet, leather, wood and silk sourced from France, ......read more
Leading supermarkets are offering customers the chance to win AED50,000 weekly in shopping vouchers
Food tasting and demonstrations also taking place in store during Dubai Food Festival
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 3 March 2020: Dubai Food Festival is providing foodies the opportunity to win massive prizes during its seventh edition this year with Home Edition that is being run in collaboration with some of Dubai’s leading hypermarkets and supermarkets, until 14 March.
Shoppers spending a minimum of AED250 at a participating outlet - Lulu Hypermarket, Spinneys, Waitrose, Carrefour, Union Co-op – will be entitled to a coupon that will be entered into a weekly raffle to win vouchers valued at AED50,000 per week during Dubai Food Festival – a total value of AED 500,000 worth of ......read more
27 May 2020 - Mai Dubai, a bottled water company fully owned by the Dubai Electricity and Water Authority (DEWA), has been awarded ‘Grade A – Gold’ rating by Dubai Municipality’s Food Safety Department for the second consecutive year. The Department commended Mai Dubai’s implementation of the highest quality standards and food safety management systems and processes.
HE Saeed Mohammed Al Tayer, Chairman of Mai Dubai said, “We are proud that Mai Dubai bottled drinking water company has re-qualified for ‘Grade A – GOLD’ from Dubai ......read more
Picking the best restaurant to eat in can be tricky both at home and abroad. Trusting the advice of experts and food lovers who understand every destination’s dining scene is always your best bet. Experts know you care about the ambience, service, views, and vibe just as much as you care about the meal.
Gourmets take a bite, savour the morsel with eyes closed, taste every paste, spice, herb, and oil, and volunteer little details that escape common taste buds. Foodies, on the other hand, derive pleasure from trying every edible thing (as long as it doesn’t ......read more
Combining the goodness of Zero Sodium and Alkaline into one water with the great taste of Mai Dubai, the all-new product is aimed at active lifestyle chasers
April 1, 2020: Mai Dubai, a bottled water company fully owned by the Dubai Electricity and Water Authority (DEWA), has announced the launch of ‘Mai Dubai Zero-Sodium Alkaline Water,’ which combines Zero Sodium with Alkaline. The launch complements the company’s mission for growth by exceeding customer expectations and providing high quality products and services in an innovative, safe, efficient and environmentally ......read more
Dubai, United Arab Emirates - 3, March 2020: Dubai’s premier fresh food market, the Waterfront Market’s very own annual celebration The Foodie Carnival returns for its second year anniversary from 5th March to 7th March, 2020
This year The Foodie Carnival joins Dubai Food Festival and promises a rich three-day culinary experience of nonstop food and fun at Dubai’s Waterfront Market.
The Waterfront Market’s Foodie Carnival offers an unparalleled experience with a stunning sea view, stretching the length of the waterfront promenade along the ......read more
Expect discounts from 25 to 60 %
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, March 03, 2020: The Ministry of Economy during the ‘15th Gulf Consumer Protection Day’ conference revealed a new initiative aimed at reducing the price of 5000 Food and Consumer goods in various regions of the country, with reduction rates ranging between 25 to more than 60%, starting 1st March 2020 to the end of this month.
Dr. Hashim Al Nuaimi, Director of the Competitiveness and Consumer Protection Department at the Ministry of Economy in his press statement said: “Ministry ......read more
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, March 02, 2020: The bustling heart of Dubai has a new culinary hot spot, with the addition of Tokyo Tokyo Central. Located in the newly opened Ramada by Wyndham Dubai Deira, the stylish modern casual dining eatery offers guests the chance to experience authentic Asian cuisine at very affordable prices.
Blending the best dishes from Japan, Korea and Thailand, Tokyo Tokyo Central offers an extensive menu with all your favourite Asian cuisines.
Located on the ground floor of the hotel, Tokyo Tokyo Central offers an international ......read more
Fortunato Leocata as new Prego’s Chef
Dubai, 27 February 2020: Media Rotana, Dubai, is pleased to announce the appointment of Fortunato Leocata as its new Chef.
With almost two decades of experience, Fortunato is definitely a valuable asset!
Fortunato’s vast experience comes from his passion at a very young age cooking with his mother, which paved his way to transforming cooking into real art. One of his many milestones was serving for a decade in UK, serving his unique dishes while working with various reputable hotels. He ......read more
Unique restaurant concept offering authentic Moroccan cuisine in a relaxed atmosphere
Dubai, UAE - February 26, 2020: Millennium Al Barsha, a four-star hotel located in Al Barsha area near Mall of the Emirates, announced the opening of Moroccan Kitchen, a unique restaurant concept offering authentic Moroccan cuisine in a relaxed atmosphere.
The menu features a wide variety of Moroccan delicacies including lamb Couscous with vegetables, chicken Couscous with Tefaya, chicken Rafisa along with lamb, chicken and fish tagine. A selection of tasty grills is also ......read more
● 19 malls with their F&B outlets, over 1000 high-street restaurants & select food outlets at all Dubai Airports to participate this DFF
● Dine-in for AED 50 at any of the participating outlets in Dubai to win the mega prize, the GAC GA8 Sedan by Gargash Motors
● A total of 3-winners will get AED 5,000 worth of cash prizes each
● Zomato will be offering 3-months of free Zomato Gold memberships to 200,000 winners through the instant scratch & win promotion
Dubai, February 25, 2020: Dubai Shopping Malls Group ......read more
Express your feelings through beautifully hand-crafted and engraved chocolates, uniquely tailored to your taste
24 February 2020: A new concept of engraved chocolates is about to be launched exclusively in Saudi Arabia as a new way to express your feelings, by using artfully crafted chocolates to carry your message. You will be able to personalize your chocolates by selecting from an assortment of shapes and sizes, delightfully delectable fillings, striking fonts, an array of luxurious colors and logos befitting the occasion. You can now hand-pick between ......read more
Now Available across 4 outlets in the UAE in Mall of the Emirates, Ibn Battuta Mall, Deira City Centre and Sahara Centre
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, February 24, 2020: Max’s All About Chicken has added a range of chicken burgers to its menu.
The Big Grill range features three delectable burgers including healthy options all made with the highest quality, freshest ingredients.
For those looking for a lighter but equally delicious grilled burger there is the traditional Smoked BBQ Chicken Burger or the Spicy Peri-peri Burger for those ......read more
The range includes mouth-watering Belgian and Swiss chocolates, as well as delicious options for the perfect Mother’s Day breakfast
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, February 23, 2020: Make her smile this Mother’s Day with must-have food gifts from Marks & Spencer, guaranteed to impress any mum on her special day. Known for using only the most premium ingredients and having the highest ethical and environmental standards, shoppers at Marks & Spencer can enjoy a selection of chocolates which are not only 100% Fairtrade, but made of rich ......read more
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, February 23, 2020: Walnut Grove Restaurants in Dubai launch the ‘Woman of my Life’ campaign to celebrate International Woman’s Day and Mother’s Day in the month of March, officially declaring it the month of honoring women at the restaurants.
Beginning in March, ‘Woman of My Life’ campaign will take place on social media platforms including Instagram and Facebook where by posting and reposting videos on women we love and admire. Walnut Grove calls on everyone to record a video to speak & honor their ......read more
Enjoy a series of one-off culinary experiences – Masterclasses, Chef’s Tables and never-seen-before Experiential Dining
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 23 February 2020: Whether you fancy yourself as the next winner of TV’s MasterChef, need to know more about sustainable eating or just want to enjoy a one-off dining experience, Dubai Food Festival’s “Foodie Experiences” offers something for everyone to enjoy.
Dubai Food Festival 2020 – the 18-day citywide culinary celebration – is hosting its second edition of ......read more
Middle East region witnesses significant rise due to increased demand for organic products
Global infant formula market valued to reach USD 103.75 billion by 2026, growing by 10.85 per cent annually from 2018
February 20, 2020 – Arla Foods, a leading international dairy company has introduced its range of Arla® Baby&Me® Organic milk supplements and other food products to the UAE market during an event held at Address Hotel, Dubai Mall on Wednesday (February 19, 2020). The multinational cooperative’s experience in infant nutrition dates back three ......read more
Lacnor adds high protein UHT milk, a flavoured smoothie, and a flavoured laban to its comprehensive dairy products range.
Dubai, UAE - February 20, 2020: Lacnor, a leading brand in the juice and milk category, of UAE-based National Food Products Company (NFPC), launched three new products during Gulfood 2020: high protein UHT milk, a flavoured smoothie, and a flavoured laban.
The products are created in response to the ever-evolving trends in the market which include the expanding fermented dairy segment and the new category of protein-enriched ......read more
Dubai, Feb 18th: once again sees Welsh (UK) food and drink companies returning in strength to Gulfood 2020, the largest food trade event in the MENA region, which accounted for nearly 9% of all Welsh food and drink exports in 2018. Since 2014, the sector has experienced consistent increases in exports to the MENA region, up 31% from 2017, therefore making it one of the most strategically important markets for a vital part of the UK economy, and with EXPO 2020 Dubai launching later this year these exciting trends are set to grow stronger.
Supported by the Welsh Government, ten ......read more
“Initial findings from the KPMG 2019 F&B survey show that consumers across the GCC continue to spend and dine out as much or more than last year. This indicates that F&B businesses in the region are likely to grow in the medium-term future.
Despite this optimism, markets continue to face certain challenges in the UAE. Supply is increasing versus demand and most operators are struggling to achieve like-for-like growth in their premises. Operators also have to grapple with increased competition. But the prospect of Expo 2020 has given the industry a boost, as ......read more
First association in the region dedicated to bottled water industry set to tackle sector challenges and adapt global best practices
Dubai, UAE – 17 February 2020: On the sidelines of Gulfood 2020, bottled water industry leaders joined forces to sign an MoU agreement to form the Gulf Bottled Water Association (GBWA). Headquartered in Dubai, the association aims to bring together a regional working group of all bottled water industry members to address sector challenges and make the industry more competitive.
The agreement names the founding members of the association including, ......read more
Step aside Willy Wonka, Pickl’s got the real golden ticket burger
February 17, 2020- Dubai, UAE: Pickl, the Home of the Original Chicken in Dubai, is launching their biggest competition ever! One lucky Pickl fan will walk away with a lifetime- quite literally- with an endless supply of Pickl’s made-to-order beasty burgers for every single day of their lives. This includes the cheeseburger varieties for which the homegrown brand is known and loved, as well as the king of the spice scale - the hot chicken burgers ......read more
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 17 February 2020: Dubai Energy Drink recently participates in the 25th Anniversary of Gulfood 2020, the largest and longest running food & beverage tradeshow in the world.
Phase 1 of the brand’s strategy included launching the product in the hospitality sector. For phase 2, Dubai Energy Drink will go to retail in the second quarter of 2020.
From left to right: Mohamad Awada, Mohamad AlMazrouei Chairman,Tariq Khalid, Managing Director
Chairman, Mohammed Al Mazrouei, states: “The introduction of ......read more
DP World, UAE Region’s Flagship Free Zone Impresses Visitors with Its Integrated Logistics and Business Friendly Ecosystem
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 17 February 2020: Jebel Ali Free Zone (Jafza), DP World, UAE Region’s key trade facilitator is showcasing its incentives for companies as well as its sustained role as the leading contributor to Dubai’s F&B trade, at Gulfood 2020, which opened on 16 February, marking its 25th anniversary.
The five-day event includes the Gulfood Innovation Summit under the theme of “Rethinking Food” to discuss topics such ......read more
Acclaimed culinary champions from across the globe display talents with live demonstrations on show floor at Dubai World Trade Centre
Dubai, UAE, 17 February: Gulfood 2020, the landmark 25th edition of the region’s longest-running annual food and beverage (F&B) trade show at Dubai World Trade Centre (DWTC), opened on Sunday, 16 February, with renowned culinary champions displaying their tremendous talents, awarding-winning dishes and different approaches to food.
Tastes of the World, Gulfood’s popular interactive feature, is collecting an extraordinary line-up of the ......read more
Over 12 Food Themes and More than 300 Cooking Competitions Across the Emirates
17th February 2020, Dubai: LuLu, the region’s largest hypermarket chain well-renowned for highlighting country festivals throughout the year, is all geared up to hold its annual food festival “World Food” across its stores in the UAE from 19th February to 7th March 2020. A celebration of flavours and culture, the three-week festival will bring together foodies, families and friends in a gastronomic experience of global cuisines from more than 25 countries, over 300 cooking ......read more
- Oasis, a leading water brand of National Food Products Company (NFPC) is the first GCC water brand to provide water in sustainable Tetra Pak packages to consumer market
- The water, available in Tetra Prisma® Aseptic 330ml carton packages will be sold at all major supermarkets from March 2020
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, February 16, 2020: Oasis, a leading water brand of UAE based National Food Products Company (NFPC) today, February 16, 2020 stakes its claim as the first beverage brand in the GCC to provide drinking water for the consumer ......read more