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
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
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, December 12, 2019: Fast-casual restaurant concept Freddy’s Frozen Custard & Steakburgers® is now open at Nakheel Mall. The opening marks a third Dubai location for the chain. Freddy’s is known for its cooked-to-order steakburgers made with lean 100 percent USDA Halal ground beef, Vienna® Beef hot dogs, crispy shoestring fries and frozen custard treats made with freshly churned Meadowvale chocolate or vanilla frozen custard.
“Our dine-in restaurant is located on the second level, in the heart of the mall and ......read more
Dubai: Located in Garhoud views building, Al Garhoud, the recently opened Desi Village Restaurant & Café is featuring authentic Indian desi flavours to its diners. Where they can indulge in a world of flavours and spices transported from India along with some great ambience & music - creating one of the best dining experiences available in the town.
As the name suggest, Desi Village Restaurant & Café is recreating the vibes of Desi culture in Dubai while offering a truly ethnic dining experience to its guests. Its varied and exciting menu is including over 40 dishes from ......read more
The world’s favorite hand-breaded, fried chicken is now sourced from local farms in the Kingdom, including Almarai, Al-Watania Poultry and Tanmiah Food Group
KSA – 9 December 2019: As a step towards strengthening its long-standing commitment to Saudi Arabia, KFC, the world’s largest chicken restaurant, today announced its partnership with the Kingdom’s leading poultry companies and suppliers to source its chicken from local farms.
This partnership will entail the supply of fresh chicken on-the-bone to over 200 KFC restaurants in KSA ......read more
Dubai, United Arab Emirates; December 9, 2019: Walnut Grove Restaurant, with branches in The Dubai Mall and City Walk has launched its festive season cracking adventure of 2019 with their ‘Spend, Crack and Win’ campaign Inspired by the enchanting story of the nutcracker, campaign will start from December 14 until the 25th December, 2019. Visitors will crack walnuts for their spend while dining at the restaurant in both branches.
“’Tis time, full of surprises and the season of giving with Walnut Grove. Everyone has a chance to be part of, ......read more
Dubai, United Arab Emirates; December 4, 2019: Berkan Steakhouse, the first home grown Emirati Steakhouse has opened its doors officially for all steak lovers to experience extraordinary taste and feel the flames authentic steak.
Located in City Walk 2, Berkan serves its own signature steaks which are already a success along with internationally inspired steaks, burgers, signature salads and kids meals.
“Our Berkan was born after months of market study, research and recipe development and tons of hard word. With the finest flavors in the world and ......read more
Nov,3rd 2019: Hitchki, an award winning modern Indian restaurant, located in Grand Millennium Hotel, Barsha Heights has introduced its very special winter menu offering something for everyone.
The varied and exciting menu at Hitchki features over 50 new street and signature dishes from each state of India,- which are brought to the table in a chic, modern and the most quirkiest avatar with a sprinkle of dash of Bollywood and Nostalgia.
As you dig in your forks into the “contemporary & gimmicky” new dishes, you would enjoy the Hitchki ......read more
Dubai, UAE - November 28, 2019: Rejoicing the spirit of UAE’s 48th National Day, Sumo is offering an exclusive offer to all bento lovers from December 1st – 3rd. Available at select Sumo locations, guests can select a bento of their choice including the Supreme Bentos from the extensive Sumo menu for just AED 48.
Valid on all dine-in, takeaway and delivery orders placed through the Sumo Mobile App or the website; the offer can be redeemed only once per transaction. This offer cannot be clubbed with other offers or discounts.
Stay updated with all the exclusive ......read more
Five Star Meals and Luxury Shopping, What's Not To Love?
Dubai, UAE - November 27, 2019: Marking the festive season, Cipriani Food will be having a pop-up at Galleries Lafayette in Dubai Mall on Friday, 29th November from 12:30 pm to 3:30 pm. Shoppers can look forward to a live pasta station with coveted sauces such as Pomod'oro, "Sansovina" with basil and pesto alla genovese, as well as a mozzarella bar featuring burrata and buffalo mozzarella.
There will also be a specially curated menu that makes for the perfect weekend indulgence.
Cipriani ......read more
Lipton launches #ProjectUnlonely to fight hidden loneliness
With an invitation #YouMeTeaNow
Dubai, UAE - November 25, 2019: When you ask someone ‘how are you doing?’ is it truly an invitation to a genuine conversation or just a polite, superficial gesture? When was the last time you called a friend to wish them ‘Happy Birthday’ instead of just posting on their Facebook wall? How often do you add ‘connecting with a colleague’ to your to-do list at work?
We live in the most technologically connected world in the ......read more
The global restaurant chain opened the UAE’s 22nd Casa in The Dubai Mall
25 November 2019, Dubai, UAE: South African restaurant chain Nando’s celebrated the grand opening of its new flagship Casa in the UAE, with a launch event that took place at the Waterfront Promenade in The Dubai Mall, on Sunday, 24th November.
Nando’s founders Fernando Duarte and Robert Brozin were special guests at the event, along with Nando’s CEO, Africa, Middle East, India, Geoff Whyte; CEO at Nando's Licensed Markets & ......read more
Dubai, United Arab Emirates - November 25, 2019: From Friday the 29th of November till Tuesday the 3rd of December, in honor of National Day, kids eat for free at Freddy’s Frozen Custard & Steakburgers at Dubai Mall and Mall of the Emirates.
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, delicious Vienna beef hot dog, grilled cheese sandwich or crispy chicken tenders. The kids combo also includes ......read more
Dubai, UAE - November 24, 2019: Four Points by Sheraton, Sheikh Zayed Road introduced foodies in Dubai to the rich culinary legacy of Old Delhi with the recently launched Purani Dilli. Famed for its authentic flavours and exquisite Mughlai specialities, the restaurant is rolling out a unique set menu to make business lunches a treat for your taste buds.
Bringing more variety to Purani Dilli’s mouth-watering offerings, the set lunch menu presents a generous selection of vegetarian and non-vegetarian delicacies. Priced at AED 65, diners can explore the exquisite flavours ......read more
• Great tasting authentic flavours include Peri Peri, Tandoori, Barbecue, Inasal, Ranch, Louisiana, Korean BBQ and Mexican BBQ
• Char-grilled chicken that is 24-hour Marinated, cooked to order, served with home-made rustic bread & sauces.
• Great value combos including choice of salad, fries, sweet potato fries, rice plus rustic bread & drink from AED 27 only.
• Available across 4 outlets in the UAE in Mall of the Emirates, Ibn Battuta Mall, Deira City Centre and Sahara Centre
Dubai, UAE - November 21, 2019: ......read more
November 18, 2019: The popular Indian street food restaurant RAJDHANI STREET is celebrating the festive season and the arrival of new year 2020 ahead with the launch of its brand-new menu that features new Indian street food delicacies with a very unique and tempting spin from 14th November 2019 onwards.
The lip-smacking new street delicacies have been picked up from different states of India, and the chefs at RAJDHANI STREET have given a western spin to some and an inter-state fusion twist to others creating an ultimate sensational experience for street food ......read more
• Zayed Water is registered under the Islamic Affairs & Charitable Activities Departments license number 1957
• Zayed Water donates its profits to the Emirates Red Crescent to fund the building of water wells in countries facing water scarcity
• The bottled water company aims to build 1,000 wells around the world in the next 5 years, at an estimated cost of AED 4 million
• In September 2019, Zayed Water donated Q2 and Q3 profits to Emirates Red Crescent to fund 12 ......read more
More than 90 chefs and food industry leaders to join leading food event
November 13, 2019: As part of a major move to further enhance the Sultanate of Oman’s global competitiveness in the tourism sector, the Ministry of Tourism (MoT) confirmed its support to ‘Food Festival - Muscat Eat 3’, which comes back with great momentum in a 3rd edition to surpass the remarkable success of the last two editions. The upcoming event attracts huge participation from renowned international chefs and food lovers and meets MoT’s strategic goal of celebrating the Sultanate’s ......read more
Dubai, November 13, 2019 – Stack it up with Shack Stack! Shake Shack is all about adding a twist to beloved American classics, but it’s also about upping the burger game with the Shack Stack, now available across UAE Shacks.
Shack Stack is a delicious juicy burger made with cheesy portobello mushroom & 100% all-natural Angus beef patty that has no added hormones or antibiotic, topped with tomato, lettuce and the unique ShackSauce.
“How can you make the legendary ShackBurger better? Top it with a crispy mushroom stuffed with two types of gooey and creamy ......read more
Dubai, United Arab Emirates - November 07, 2019: IKEA, the region’s favourite Swedish brand is offering foodies the chance to dine with their loved ones at extraordinary prices.
In celebration of singles day (11.11), IKEA wants all the singles out there to bring together their loved ones, whether family or friends, and celebrate life.
The offer is running from 10th – 12th November 2019 across all IKEA stores in the UAE.
IKEA Breakfast 4 ......read more
Dubai, United Arab Emirates - November 04, 2019: 6th-15th November 2019 Purani Dilli at Four Points by Sheraton, Sheikh Zayed Road and Downtown are ready to take their patrons on yet another gastronomical journey by presenting a Punjabi Food Festival from 6th-15th November 2019 at both their outlets.
The team is all set to bring traditional Punjabi flavours from the kitchen of Punjab, India to Dubai this November.
To create the most authentic experience, Purani Dilli has invited local chefs from North India to take over their kitchen and present a menu with ......read more
New Baking Center™ to train over 500 professionals each year
Dubai, UAE, October 31, 2019: As curtains came down at the Gulfood Manufacturing showpiece, regional food processors and manufacturers were upbeat about the industry’s performance and growth, which are mainly driven by a ballooning appetite for healthier options, safer products and efficient food production processes.
According to Gulfood Manufacturing, emerging trends that have been instrumental in the growth of the industry include food safety, which accounts for 47 percent and the ......read more
World Brewers Cup Champion and Celebrity Barista Stefanos Domatiotis launches his innovative Coffee Brewing product in the UAE.
Brewing Gadgets to market and distribute the new GEM Series Porcelain Dripper in the region.
October 30, 2019; Dubai, UAE: The Coffee Industry in the Middle East is expected to grow to $44 billion by 2021 according to Euromonitor International. Cultural shifts across MENA have seen a massive rise in coffee consumption, with sales growing at twice the global average. Changing the brewing game and ushering innovation to the ......read more
Monday, 29 October 2019: JETRO (Japan External Trade Organization), a Japanese Government organization supported by the Ministry of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries of Japan addressed its will to increase the export of authentic Japanese rice and its products in the region as well as introduce Japanese rice flour for the first time in the UAE available at KOBEYa located in Wasl Vita Mall, Dubai. While Japanese rice isn’t new to the market, Japanese rice flour is bringing on a new era to the rice market and creating a new addition to the Japanese food culture ......read more
Dubai, United Arab Emirates - October 28, 2019: Diwali, the festival of lights, the biggest celebration for Indians across the globe is just around the corner. Diwali is all about festivities and food, and as you celebrate it, let Talabat take care of your feasting! Celebrate the festival of brightness and life as well as its flavours.
Have an extended celebration: Indians know Diwali is not a one-day affair — preparations start weeks ahead of the festival’s actual date. To make you feel at home, Talabat is celebrating Indian Week, from 20th to 28th ......read more
- participation to boost trade relations while developing regional footprint -
Chamber of Commerce of Kazakhstan will participate at Private Label & Licensing Middle East from 29th-31st October 2019, Dubai World Trade Center. Part of an integral objective to build framework for bilateral cooperation between the two countries, Chamber of Commerce of Kazakhstan targets to bring its key producers to meet global manufacturers, suppliers and buyers in a dynamic business environment.
Five companies will represent Kazakhstan at the exhibition; ASIA WATERS, presents its portfolio of TURAN ......read more
Dubai, United Arab Emirates - October 22, 2019: Be it its great aroma, mouth-watering taste or colourful appearance, a perfect biryani is truly a complete meal. No matter where you are from, the blended fragrance of exotic spices in a pot conjures up nostalgic images of India and tastes delicious when enjoyed with friends and family
The latest limited menu at Zafran Indian Bistro celebrates this rich, flavorful, wholesome dish.
Conceptualized by one of Dubai’s Indian cuisine gurus, Chef Sajeev Chelattu, Brand Chef at the award-winning contemporary Indian ......read more
Dubai, United Arab Emirates - October 20, 2019: The flagship dairy company of the Sultanate of Oman, Mazoon Dairy, has announced the launch of fresh milk and dairy products in the Omani market. This marks the nationwide launch of Mazoon’s first dairy product on shelves across supermarkets and shops in the Sultanate this October, followed by its full range of products including laban, cheese, ice-cream, and juices in the coming period.
His Excellency (HE) Dr. Hamed bin Said Al-Oufi, Oman’s Minister of Agriculture and Fisheries, Mazoon Dairy Board ......read more
Dubai, United Arab Emirates - October 19, 2019: Marking the sixth year of Sumo to go’s outlet in Jumeirah Lake Towers, Sumo Sushi & Bento is offering all guests a complimentary sushi roll of their choice on a purchase of a roll and a bento from Sumo’s menu. The celebratory offer is valid from October 26th – 28th, 2019 at select Sumo locations.
Guests can select their giveaway sushi roll from a choice of Crunchy Crazy, Sweet Potato Crunch or Phoenix Roll.
The offer cannot be clubbed with other discounts and is available only at Sumo outlets in Jumeirah ......read more
Dubai, United Arab Emirates - October 17, 2019: This Diwali, Purani Dilli at Four Points by Sheraton, Sheikh Zayed Road presents a scrumptious feast. Keeping up with the Diwali traditions of eating and sharing food with your loved ones, Purani Dilli has created a special buffet offering popular Indian dishes.
The menu is conceptualised keeping in mind all the Festive favourites especially focusing on Indian Sweets. One can indulge and relish from the live chaat counter or dig into starters including Tandoori phalo ki chat, Haldi mirch murgh tikka. Let the culinary ......read more