Pure mineral water sourced from one of the deepest springs in the world, and packed in a first-of-its-kind resealable and recyclable can.
United Arab Emirates, September 24, 2020: NÜWATER, a UAE-based initiative, brings to the market – mineral and nutrient-packed water sustainably sourced from the freshest springs in the world in a first-of-its-kind aluminium can with a resealable lid allowing multiple use.
Created as the UAE’s first alternative to plastic bottled water, NÜWATER aims to combat the harmful impact that plastic has on our environment. In addition to creating a completely recyclable can, ten per cent of the gross profit will be donated to UAE Water Aid to advance projects in water sustainability around the world.
Using a 100 per cent carbon neutral ......read more
21 September 2020 - Dubai, UAE: Much-loved burger brand Pickl has listened to its burgerites and opened its sixth location, in City Centre Deira. The shiny new restaurant is located on the second floor, alongside some of Dubai’s best eateries.
The homegrown burger joint, will also be bringing back the indulgent BOUJEE BIRD for a limited time only. Taking center stage is a behemoth hunk of freshly fried chicken, with a crispy coat hiding marvellously moist meat, a scoop of vanilla ice-cream, topped with hot butter honey and cushioned by a signature potato bun. The marvelous creation will be featured on the menu in collaboration with the unveiling of the mall’s impressive glass beehive, with each restaurant venue being challenged to create a honey infused dish – sweet!
Burger enthusiast, ......read more
Dubai, 21 September 2020: Cravia Group, the parent company of Cinnabon, Seattle’s Best Coffee, Zaatar w Zeit and Five Guys, is celebrating two decades of sweet success with Cinnabon’s 20th anniversary in the UAE. This comes at the same time of celebrating the founding of Cravia Group 20 years ago when the first Cinnabon store opened in the capital.
Founded in Seattle, Washington in 1985, the company’s world-famous cinnamon rolls are popular worldwide, including the discerning UAE residents. Introduced into the country in 2001 with its first bakery opening in Abu Dhabi Mall, Cinnabon has since expanded to 31 outlets reaching out to loyal customers across Dubai, Abu Dhabi, Al Ain, Sharjah and Ajman.
An instant obsession, the Classic Roll has provided millions of people with memories of its' enticing ......read more
Clock towers and landmarks in 11 countries lit up with global call to action to drive peace on 21 September
United Arab Emirates, September 20, 2020: Lipton, the world’s leading tea brand, and Peace One Day are uniting for the UN International Day of Peace, 21 September 2020, to inspire the world to connect and Make Tea Time Peace Time.
Together the organisations created an ambitious global moment of solidarity, with iconic clock towers and landmarks across the planet taken over and lit up with projections encouraging the world to connect and Make Tea Time Peace Time. Installations shone bright around the world, crossing eight time zones, from Sydney, Australia; to Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia; passing by Dubai, UAE; across Europe with London, Paris, Brussels, Berlin, Rotterdam and Amsterdam; ......read more
Uniterd Arab Emirates, 20 September 2020: Malak Al Tawouk Restaurant, one of the most popular Lebanese fast-food chain, has opened its 4th branch in Souq Extra in Dubai Silicon Oasis.
The exceptional Malak Al Tawouk brand has been introduced in the UAE early this year with three branches in Hessa street, Motor City and Bay Avenue. The company aims to expand the brand across the UAE with the opening of a new store in Matajer Al Juraina, Sharjah and a delivery Unit in Abu Dhabi in the coming months.
Founded in 1996 with over 40 branches in Lebanon, Malak Al Tawouk is a famous Lebanese fast-food chain serving the best Tawouk Sandwiches with a sumptuous selection of delicious Burgers and Platters. The brand is famous of its large classic Tawouk sandwiches folded in fresh Lebanese bread with a wide selection of ......read more
• Opening at City Centre Deira, Food Central is the focal point of the mall’s AED 377 million redevelopment project
• Innovative food hall concept is a one-of-a-kind gastronomic destination that redefines mall dining, providing a modern update on traditional offerings
• Live beehive installation underlines Food Central’s commitment to authentic home-grown food
• Features live cooking stations and a creative lounge space, with Tube Dubai — a visually arresting installation of suspended nets — adding an artistic touch
Dubai, UAE, 15 September 2020: Majid Al Futtaim, the leading shopping mall, communities, retail, and leisure pioneer across the Middle East, Africa, and Asia, has introduced a new culinary experience with the launch of Food Central at City ......read more
Costa wants to thank customers who have always ‘bean’ there for them
United Arab Emirates, September 14, 2020: As a way of thanking its customers for continuing to grab their favorite cuppa all through these trying months, Costa Coffee UAE welcomes its loyalists back to their stores this September with the delicious offer of a pastry for just AED 1 with any drink.
From donuts to mini cheesecakes, there is plenty to choose from and pair perfectly with your preferred hot or iced coffee. The offer will run from September 13 until 24, and can be availed at any Costa store across the UAE.
In the first half of 2020 sales of Parmigiano Reggiano in Italy grew by +6.1% year on year. Exports boomed with excellent performances in Europe and in non-EU countries
Dubai, UAE; 02 September 2020: Despite Covid and the uncertainties in international markets, Parmigiano Reggiano cheese sales closed the first half of 2020 with positive results both in Italy and abroad, according to Parmigiano Reggiano Consortium.
Data comes from a survey of the Consorzio Parmigiano Reggiano and the CRPA (Animal Production Research Centre). In Italy the overall increase of sales amounted to 6.1% (34,200 tons vs. 32,000 in the previous semester), abroad exports grew by 11.9%: in the first half of 2020 more than 27,000 tons of product crossed the Italian borders to reach tables all over the world.
2020 has been an ......read more
United Arab Emirates, August 31, 2020: Al Madani Group of Companies LLC opened the 9th branch of Charley’s Philly Steaks at Dubai Festival City. With this opening there are now 51 Charley’s Philly Steaks outlets in the region said Mr. Mohammad Al Madani, Chairman & CEO of Al Madani Group. “Charley’s is one of the fastest growing quick service restaurant concepts in the world spread across 17 countries by now. The Al Madani Group of Companies holds the master franchise rights for the territory of UAE, Oman and KSA in the GCC. The new outlet was inaugurated by strictly following all safety guidelines laid down by the authorities including the mandatory wearing of face mask and social distancing. I am happy to state that we had complete assistance from the mall security and full cooperation of the ......read more
Oasis Water holds over 30% market share
- As an extension to its home delivery service, Oasis Direct, Oasis is launching a mobile app and an ordering service through WhatsApp
- Two new products – a 5 Litre and a 5 Gallon Zero – are being added to Oasis’ portfolio
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, August 19, 2020: Oasis, a leading water brand from UAE-based F&B organisation, National Food Products Company (NFPC), has launched the Oasis Direct App and a WhatsApp service under its home delivery service banner, Oasis Direct (https://oasisdirect.ae/en). This move comes in response to a rise in demand for quick, convenient, and contactless home deliveries.
The Oasis Direct App, available in the App Store and the Google Play Store, brings users the same quick and ......read more
- Al Mazrouei: World-class dairy products made with pride in the UAE
- Condemi: We made a perfect choice choosing HFZA as our headquarters
Sharjah, August 15, 2020: The Hamriyah Free Zone Authority (HFZA) has reinforced its reputation and status as a prominent destination for foodstuff industries in the region after the Italian Dairy Products factory, headquartered at Sharjah Food Park, revealed that it has doubled up the total size of its factory to 26,000 square-foot, with an eye on further expansion in the Emirati and Gulf markets, making the new factory one of the largest Italian dairy factories across the UAE.
H.E. Saud Salim Al Mazrouei, Director of HFZA, accompanied by a number of officials and directors of the free zone, toured the newly developed facilities, where he was briefed ......read more
New menu showcases raw, organic and comfort food of the highest quality created by Head Chef, Robert Stevens
New business lunch between 12pm – 4pm caters to those looking for a quick and refreshing meal
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 12 August 2020: Multifaceted restaurant lounge and café, INTERSECT BY LEXUS- DUBAI has unveiled its new menu for diners. Dynamic in nature and pioneered by head chef Robert Stevens, the menu consists of quintessential dishes crafted with the finest ingredients sourced from around the globe. Think slow cooked beef ragout in a comforting Lasagna to succulent Pure Black Angus Ribeye – the dishes come in small and large plates enabling guests to share. The venue has also unveiled a business lunch for those looking to dine in during work or hold meetings ......read more
August 10, 2020 – Dubai/Abu Dhabi – Blaze Fast-Fire’d Pizza, the recognized world leader in fast artisanal pizza, announces the launch of its newest addition to its menu; the low carb Cauliflower Crust, which is also gluten-free. The new crust, along with Blaze’s variety of fresh clean toppings, allows guests to ‘chart their own course’ and reflect Blaze’s position as an inclusive brand. It’s also a whole new way to enjoy the fast-fired customizable pizzas, for guests who are on a low carb diet.
“By unveiling a cauliflower crust, Blaze’s innovation is changing the way that guests think about and eat pizza,” said Executive Chef, Bradford Kent. “We’re making pizza an option, even for those on a low carb diet.”
Along with Blaze Pizza’s new ......read more
United Arab Emirates, 10 August 2020: Yummy Junction, one of the fastest-growing Dubai-based Food & Beverage companies, has announced that it will be opening 3 new branches of Malak Al Tawouk restaurant in the UAE - one in Dubai Silicon Oasis and the other in Matajer Al Juraina, Sharjah, as part of its expansion plan for the brand.
Yummy Junction has introduced the Malak Al Tawouk brand to the UAE early this year with three branches - one in Hessa street and the second one in Motor City. The third branch was opened in Bay Avenue in March this year. After 2 new store openings, the company will have a total of 5 stores across the UAE. The company is looking to grow and expand Malak Al Tawouk brand and drive its growth progressively following the AED 20 million investment plan that was announced earlier this year.
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Dubai, United Arab Emirates, August 09, 2020: If you are craving for a simple tasty meal made with the best of ingredients, try Malak Al Tawouk Kabab and Francisco sandwiches and chill out with the juiciest meal in town.
In addition to a wide variety of sandwiches from the signature Tawouk to mouth watering Burgers, Malak Al Tawouk now is set to thrill fans with the yummiest Kabab and Francisco sandwiches.
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, August 06, 2020: Agrofood BIC S.r.l. (Business Innovation Center), an open multi-company innovation hub which has operated at national and international level since January 2019 to identify and take advantage of valuable business opportunities, promotes its first international Agrofood BIC Call for Ideas (value: up to €500,000) to support 5 teams, spin-offs or start-ups in the nutrition and health and new sustainable packaging sectors.
The goal of the call is to transform the high innovative potential of youths, students and researchers who believe they have a winning idea into genuine ventures. Agrofood BIC S.r.l. will support youths and promising start-ups in turning their ideas into concrete business initiatives, helping them to deal with all organisational, operational ......read more
Unparalleled Dining Experience with a Stunning Sea View at Dubai’s premier fresh food market
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 04 August 2020: Dubai’s premier fresh food market, the Waterfront Market introduces the interactive aquarium as part of its bigger initiative of bringing back safe entertainment to the venue.
Kids will get the opportunity to unleash their creativity in a safe environment and bring their drawings to life as they see it swim in front of them in the Waterfront Market’s interactive aquarium, launching this Friday 7th August. The process is very simple and engaging; kids sketch their drawings and then point them to a scanner connected to the interactive aquarium screen, afterwards the software detects the sketch and it will automatically appear as an animation on the aquarium’s ......read more
Shake Shack launches its eighth Shack in Dubai at City Centre Deira
Dubai, 12 July 2020 – Shake Shack®, the New York-styled modern day “roadside” burger stand, has opened its newest restaurant at City Centre Deira, marking it the eighth Shack in Dubai.
Historically, the commercial center of Dubai, Deira today is a place with a vibrant art and heritage scene for locals and visitors to enjoy. Celebrating Deira’s charm as well as the gradual re-opening of the city’s food and beverage industry, Shake Shack’s eighth Dubai Shack within City Centre Deira is home to a specially commissioned work of art.
Created by Melvin San Miguel, one of Dubai’s favorite homegrown creatives and lead artist at Art Painting Lab, the artwork illustrates this historical neighborhood with an ......read more
It doesn’t get any fresher than this! The City’s favorite plant-based café launches their new Summer Menu!
From left to right: Smoky Pepper Dip, Summer Protein Bowl , Lemon Tart, Summer Green Smoothie, Tiramisu, Walnuts Cake, Sexy Red, Pad Thai, Pink Earth Bowl, Tzatziki, Drive me Mango, Wild Burger, Matcha Chia Pudding
July 2020, Dubai, United Arab Emirates: The summer heat is back in full swing! While we’re all wanting “mangos, berries and that summer feeling” vibe in our lives, give your body the reboot it deserves as Wild & the Moon is ready to pump you up with the season’s much-needed essentials. Guided by top nutritionists and chefs, the 100% plant-based and organic café has launched their new and exciting Summer Menu – packed with the ......read more
- Recent webinar examined Dubai’s advantages to Russian food exporters and attracted 131 participants from the UAE, Russia, Eurasia and Africa.
- Dubai’s food imports from Russia reached $305 million in 2019, while Dubai’s food exports to Russia amounted to $114 million.
- Khan: Dubai Chamber is seeing growing interest on the part of food producers in Russia who are keen to leverage Dubai as a re-export hub
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, July 02, 2020: UAE-Russia food trade has increased steadily in recent years due to cooperation on food security and Moscow’s efforts to diversify exports, however, a recent Dubai Chamber of Commerce and Industry webinar revealed that much potential still remains in both traditional categories and niche markets.
The ......read more
From Rose to Karak, taste the summer with these unique scoops of gelatos!
July 02, 2020, Dubai, United Arab Emirates: What more could one possibly want on a sweltering day than a cool scoop or two of your favorite flavor? We aren’t talking icecream, it’s Gelato-o-clock! Mazmi Café, a hidden gem in the heart of Dubai Souq, is known for serving some of the best breakfast spreads and home-blended coffee. This time around, Mazmi Café welcomes the summer with the launch of their special Gelato offerings. Created from fresh and natural ingredients by traditional Italian artisans, this gluten-free dessert is the new go-to dessert for the summer! Pop into the café to experience traditional Italian hospitality or let them come to you by ordering online to have this delectable dessert delivered ......read more
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 16 June 2020: A food haven for pescatarian’s the Waterfront Market, managed by Ithra Dubai, offers the freshest seafood and fish in Dubai at the most competitive prices. The market attracts renowned names from the hospitality and food and beverage industries, such as Lulu Hypermarkets and Al Madina Hypermarkets, Emirates airlines, Radisson Blu and Atlantis, that get their fish and seafood from the Waterfront Market.
Seafood and shellfish are known to be loaded with nutrients that promote health and the overall immune system, below are five different seafoods with some exclusively available at the Waterfront Market’s seafood market which will definitely serve as a happy dish that boosts not only your mood but also your immune system.
1- Slipper ......read more
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, 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 ......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 ......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, ......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 ......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 ......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 ......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
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 16, 2020 – Arla Foods, a leading international dairy company has introduced its new range of Arla® Baby&Me® Organic supplements to Kuwait following increased demand for related products in the Middle East during a recent event held at Regency Hotel. The multinational cooperative’s experience in infant nutrition dates back three decades, with ......read more
Over 100 Brazilian companies will throw the spotlight on items including beef, poultry and fruits
Rubens Hannun: Gulfood is a great platform to increase trade and investment flow between Brazil and Arab countries to newfound heights.
February 13, 2020 – A host of Brazilian companies are finalizing preparations ahead of their participation at Gulfood 2020, the world’s largest annual food and beverage exhibition, where firms from around the world will throw the spotlight on a comprehensive range of products from 16-20 February at Dubai World Trade Centre. Gulfood serves as ......read more
• The AgTech company will have its own space at The Retreat, while CEO Abdulaziz AlMulla will deliver a speech on the subject - Tech to the rescue: Food and water security in the Gulf
Abu Dhabi, 13 February 2020: As part of its efforts to raise awareness and help tackle food and water security challenges in the Middle East, Madar Farms is to participate at this year’s Gulfood in Dubai.
Taking place between 16 to 20 February at Dubai World Trade Centre, Madar Farms will have its own space at The Retreat where visitors will be able to learn how the AgTech ......read more
• Organic products at the heart of the strategy
• Private labels part of Casino DNA with constant innovation
From February 16th to 20th 2020 at Dubai World Trade Center
United Arab Emirates; February 2020 : CASINO GLOBAL PARTNERSHIPS, the strategic division in charge of the CASINO GROUP international development, is proud to announce its first participation at Gulfood 2020, taking place from 16th to 20th of February 2020 at the Dubai World Trade Centre.
Historic player in French retailing since 1898, the Casino Group is above all one of the ......read more
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, February 11, 2020: Costa Coffee has launched a brand-new wellness-focused food range, 4u which is a variety of healthy items available for breakfast, lunch, afternoon snacks and treats.
Costa Coffee UAE is tapping into the ever-growing demand for healthy, fresh, plant-based and free-from products from customers with the launch of 4u– a brand-new range of over 20 nutritional sandwiches, salads, snacks, smoothies and more, the range will be available across Costa Coffee stores throughout the UAE.
Collaborating with Mitun De ......read more
Middle East region witnesses significant rise due to increased demand for organic products
Global Organic Milk market estimated to reach USD 5643 million by 2025, from USD 4423.5 million in 2019
February 11, 2020: Arla Foods, a leading international dairy company has introduced its new range of Arla® Baby&Me® Organic supplements to the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia following increased demand for related products in the Middle East with a launch event at Park Hyatt Jeddah – L’azurde Ballroom, held recently.
The multinational ......read more
• Multi-Award Winning Local Brand Nominated at Gulfood Innovation Awards for 3rd Year Running
• Recently Launched Healthy Farm Food Innovation (HFFI); Dedicated Entity To Focus On Developing Ground-Breaking Food Concepts and Products
Sharjah, United Arab Emirates - February 11, 2020: Healthy Farm, the multi-award winning frozen food brand under the Albatha Group, announced today that it will be showcasing a growing portfolio of plant-based products to HORECA at next week’s Gulfood 2020.
With an ambitious plan to convert more ......read more
• The occasion to introduce their certified halal beef “French Limousine breed”
• The company offers complete transparency on the product traceability allowed by the NFC chip integrated on label
Hall 3, Meat & Poultry Booth G3-1, DWTC
United Arab Emirates - February 9th, 2020 – On the world's largest annual food & beverage trade show, Beauvallet, a major player of the meat industry in Europe will be launching a new brand in the Middle East: Or Rouge, alongside with its NFC traceable halal meat ......read more
Introducing Prosperite: the first blockchain-traced, real-time audited & digitally certified UHT milk
United Arab Emirates, February 3rd 2020 - Convinced that the future of the agri-food industry is focused on total transparency from the fields to the shelves stores, Prospérité is the first digitally certified UHT milk by tracking and auditing in real time its eco-responsible UHT milk by blockchain, a world first in the dairy sector! Bringing to consumers access to total transparency!
Real-time digital audit, the real ......read more
We’re Shakin’ it up with our newest store at Al Manar Mall
Ras Al Khaimah, February 02, 2020: Shake Shack®, the New York-styled modern day “roadside” burger stand is thrilled to announce the opening of its newest store at Al Manar Mall on 30th January, marking the 13th Shack in UAE and the 40th across MENA.
Shake Shack’s first store in Ras Al Khaimah will cater to the growing Shake Shack fan base in UAE and give residents the opportunity to enjoy the same fun and lively community vibes along with ......read more
Dubai, United Arab Emirates; January 23, 2019: Berkan Steakhouse has launched their special edition menu ‘A Romantic Meat’ for Valentine’s Day this year. Heading to a new decade, our menu was designed and created with love and passion for everyone to celebrate the special day.
Located in City Walk 2, Berkan Steakhouse will serve its Valentine’s Day signature meals starting February 13 to February 15, 2020
“Valentine’s Day is a special day. Each year, people celebrate the day and embrace the love they hold for each other. ......read more
• 4 French pavilions specialized in World Food, Dairy, Meat & Poultry, Beverages
• 80 French companies unified under “Taste France”
From February 16th to 20th 2020, DWTC
United Arab Emirates, 22 January 2020 – Business France, the national agency supporting the international development of the French economy, will be supporting business opportunities between French producers and importers, key buyers and food industry experts visiting Gulfood. This year, 80 French exhibitors will be part of Gulfood, the world's largest ......read more
DUBAI, JANUARY, 2019: A recent study from the Harvard School of Public Health shows berries offer heart health benefits if included as an important part of the daily diet. Now, available online and across all the stores of Organic Foods and Café, Biokia is bringing to the UAE, the delicious natural berries, straight from the Finnish forests.
Finland’s fastest-growing organic berry products’ brand, Biokia has introduced a comprehensive range of authentic and FSSC 22,000, Kosher and Halal certified organic berry products to the UAE food market, providing a more convenient option ......read more
Shake Shack’s Newest Limited-Edition Offerings to Debut on Wednesday, January 15
Wednesday - January 15, 2020 - Spice it up with Szechuan! What better way to ring in the Chinese New Year than with Shake Shack’s latest limited-edition menu? The flavorful Szechuan menu is now available across UAE Shacks.
The new menu includes three items, starting off with Szechuan Burger, a cheeseburger topped with chili garlic pickled cucumber, crispy onions, lettuce and Szechuan mayo, a great twist to a classic!
Those who prefer chicken, however, ......read more
Try this Delicious Dessert at Freddy’s locations in Nakheel Mall, Dubai Mall and Mall of the Emirates; Host a Make Your Own Frozen Custard Party
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, January 14, 2020: Frozen Custard originated on New York’s iconic Coney Island at the turn of the 20th century and soon became one of America’s favorite desserts. Smoother and richer than ice cream, this cool treat is available in chocolate or vanilla, and you can have it as a sundae, a concrete or simply in a cone, along with a variety of toppings, at Freddy’s Frozen ......read more
The brand is all set to dd 15 new gourmet ingredients to its offerings
Dubai, UAE, 9th January 2020: A new variety of choices awaits SUBWAY® customers in the GCC region in 2020 after one of the world’s biggest restaurant brands announced the rolling of a new experience for its customers. The brand said it will unveil its newest offerings, which will be available across its restaurants in the UAE and its neighbouring GCC states starting January.
“Over the past years, the SUBWAY® brand has been undergoing a major transformation ......read more
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, December 31, 2019: Lacnor, a leading brand of National Food Products Company (NFPC), headquartered in Dubai, is producing their Healthy Living Range which is 100% JUICE with NO ADDED SUGAR. The range aims to complement the nation’s drive to improve the health and wellness amongst consumers who are cautious of their sugar intake. Early this month, The UAE government has introduced a tax on beverage products containing added sugar, in a move to incentivise less consumption.
The Lacnor Healthy Living range comprises eight fruit ......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, December 26, 2019: Head to Max’s All About Chicken, the home-grown chef-led QSR concept, to try their latest Lebanese Grilled Chicken combo, available across all outlets from now until Feb 2020.
Featuring a succulent char-grilled whole spring chicken marinated in traditional spices and served with pita bread, Lebanese pickled vegetables, Hummus, a green salad and a drink of your ......read more
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, December 21, 2019: Marrybrown, one of the UAE’s leading Halal quick-service restaurants, expanded last week by opening their 10th UAE outlet in the Food Hall at The Dubai Mall Zabeel. Announcing this in a press release, Mr. Imran Akhtar, General Manager – Marrybrown UAE said that the opening of the new outlet is a momentous occasion. “We are carrying on the tradition of the established Marrybrown brand name from Malaysia, and we have been serving undeniably great products in the UAE for nearly 20 years.”
The new outlet was ......read more
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, December 18, 2019: Tennis champion Maria Sharapova will be making an appearance at Candylicious The Dubai Mall on December 20th from 1 – 2 pm to celebrate her premium candy line, Sugarpova, which launched in Dubai earlier this year. Fans will have the chance to meet and greet the tennis star and purchase treats from Sugarpova at the event.
The exclusive partnership with Candylicious, one of the largest candy stores in the Middle East, brings Maria’s popular line of premium gummies, truffles, chocolates and gumballs to Dubai retail ......read more
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, December 17, 2019: Zafran Indian Bistro, the award-winning contemporary Indian restaurant, has launched its much-awaited new menu, now available at Mirdif City Centre and Dubai Marina Mall.
A labor of love, the menu is the result of more than a year of perfecting regional recipes, countless trials and tasting sessions by the restaurant’s highly trained team of chefs to ensure that the final product stays true to Zafran’s tried and tested philosophy---no fuss, simple great tasting food.
“Zafran is a place where guests expect ......read more
The much-loved Dutch brand will offer an exclusive selection of premium cheeses, sandwiches, and tempting toasties
Dubai, UAE, 15 December 2019: A visit to Dubai’s Global Village, the world’s leading multicultural festival park and the region’s leading family destination for culture, shopping and entertainment, just became even more tempting as Dutch cheese maker Frico officially opened its first ever store at the destination’s European Pavilion.
Open now until Global Village closes for the season on April 4, 2020, the Frico ......read more