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 Store marks a cheese lover’s paradise, as guests can walk away with bundles of the brand’s 100% natural produce. The Frico store offers an exclusive variety of a dozen cheese types, from the soft and creamy Gouda to the mild and mellow Edam ......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 adjacent to the cinema which makes us a convenient option for everyone,” said Yousef Khattar, Managing Director of Tastebuds Group – the franchise operator appointed to develop Freddy’s Frozen Custard & Steakburgers within the GCC, ......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 various states of India - which are brought to the table in a very chic, modern avatar. The high-lights of the menu are Maknai Mali Seekh Kebab, Galawati kebab, Tangdi kulfi, Chatpta paneer, Dal Punjabi tadka, Murg musallam, Biryani and much more. The ......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 daily , by Almarai’s premium poultry brand, Alyoum, as well as from Al-Watania Poultry, the largest poultry establishment in the Middle-East, and Tanmiah Food Group, a brand with more than 50 years in the food and the agriculture ......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, and celebrate with us in the festivities of the best season of the year.”, said Olaf Abi Aad, Chief Investment Officer at Almayar Investment
Our season’s grand prize will be two trips for two to Italy in addition some exciting ......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 USDA Prime steaks, Berkan is born to start its own successful story in UAE”, said Feyyaz Beduk, Head of Operations at Berkan Steakhouse
He added “Almayar Investments, mother of Berkan, has invested over 2 million USD in one of the most ......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 experience as much as the culinary team did while creating this multi-sensory feast where each dish is inspired by a nostalgic thought and has evolved from a discussion.
The highlights of new menu are Kamal Karte Ho Pande Ji, Anda ......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 history of civilisation, yet new research by Lipton has found that 40 per cent of people feel disconnected leading to feelings of loneliness
Decades of research carried out around the world has revealed that Loneliness is ‘a growing health ......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 Freddy’s famous shoe-string fries and a drink of choice.
And everyone in the family needs to make room for dessert at Freddy’s where you can create your own sundaes and shakes with the choice of 19 different toppings and mix-ins ranging ......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 and rich culture of Old Delhi. The culinary experts have prepared every dish with great attention to detail, using choice cuts of meat and quality produce, mixed with rich homemade spices.
Kick off a memorable lunch with your colleagues with ......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: Looking for a delicious, healthy yet delightfully flavorful meal in the food court? Well Max’s All About Chicken, a homegrown chef-led QSR concept, which recently opened in food courts at Mall of the Emirates and Sahara Centre, has the ......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 lovers.
Menu highlights include:
Damru Paan, a refreshing fusion of Lucknow's Paan shot and milkshake
Jack Fruit Milk Shake, a fusion between a classic tropical fruit from Mangalore and a western milkshake
Khakra Nachos, a fusion ......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 water wells in 7 countries - Sierra Leone, Niger, Togo, India, Pakistan, Tajikistan and Kyrgyzstan.
Dubai United Arab Emirates - November 14, 2019: “Be Kind” is not just the name of Zayed Water’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 cheese! The Shack Stack combines two of our classics, the ShackBurger and the ‘Shroom Burger into a burger that’ll blow you away,” said Mark Rosati, Shake Shack’s Culinary Director.
You can indulge in Shack Stack’s ......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 items
(Veg and Non-Veg. options available)
Salmon balls + Soft drink
(Veg option available)
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 mouthwatering delicacies from various parts of the region.
Three Talented chefs, Chef Imran Khan, Chef Abdul Haleem and Chef Govind Nagar have come together to curate a menu inspired by local eateries, seasonal favourites and culinary secrets of Punjab. ......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 world of coffee, the world-renowned Coffee Consultant, World Brewers Cup Champion and famous role-model Barista, Stefanos Domatiotis has introduced his revolutionary new brewing gadget – Brewista GEM Series Porcelain Dipper – to UAE coffee ......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 exclusively for Japanese food lovers, gluten intolerants and health enthusiasts.
With over 200 Japanese restaurants in the UAE, many are not aware of the difference between authentic Japanese rice in comparison to other countries. Well ......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 October. Order with Talabat and enjoy an exclusive 30% off on orders across select Indian restaurants for an entire week! *
Authenticate your festival: With a range of restaurants offering traditional, authentic Indian food on our list, we are all set ......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 restaurant, Yalla Biryani elevates this popular dish to a culinary experience that is truly unforgettable.
From a traditional Hyderabadi Chicken Biryani to the more complex Awadhi Gosht Dum Biryani (lamb) and Murgh Sufiyani Biryani (chicken), ......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 Members and staff gathered to mark the milestone occasion at the company’s head office in Rusayl. They were joined by a group of schoolchildren who participated in the occasion with the Minister and the Board Members.
Mazoon has launched its ......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 journey continue with Subz deewani handi, Dhungar Dal tadka and Subz Biryani. Devour exquisite Indian delicacies like Mawe ka peda, Anjeer ka halwa, Rampuri boondi, Malami chum chum, Balu shahi and live Jalebi Counter.
Celebrate the ......read more
Choithrams joins United Nations World Food Programme to reduce food waste with #StopTheWaste movement in the UAE
Dubai, UAE, October 15, 2019: Choithrams, one of the UAE’s oldest organised retail chains, today pledged its support for the United Nations World Food Programme Stop the Waste campaign, a global movement that aims to raise hunger awareness by asking the general public to be more conscious of their food waste – one of the fundamental steps towards eradicating global hunger. Ahead of World Food Day on October 16th, Choithrams joins entities and individuals from around the globe to pledge #StopTheWaste.
#StopTheWaste is a social media movement for change launched by the United Nations World Food Programme (WFP) globally and it aims to spotlight the critical issue of food waste ......read more
Kinder Delice is a unique and fulfilling recipe made of a soft spongy cake with a delicious heart of milk, all covered by a crunchy cocoa coating, in a single wrapped portion
United Arab Emirates – October 15, 2019: A new member has just joined the beloved Kinder family! Starting this September, Kinder Delice will be available in both the UAE and Saudi Arabia (exclusively at Panda stores). A truly modern product, Kinder Delice is able to delight teens while reassuring moms, thanks to the perfect combination of delicious taste and nutritious ingredients.
The product is also convenient – it is easy to open and can be consumed on-the-go. In addition, it has no additives, preservatives, dyes or GMO ingredients.
Kinder Delice’s regional debut marks the first time that a Kinder product ......read more
Dubai – October 15, 2019: Alno, an industry leader in kitchen hardware design since 1927, announced the launch of its new product line-up for the UAE market in association with Diemme Kitchen. The new products have been launched with a focus on the UAE customers and have been designed around new emerging trends in the kitchen décor market.
“We are glad to relaunch Alno into the UAE market in association with Diemme Kitchen. Our new branch is the first in Dubai and we are anticipating that the wide diversity of our collections is a perfect match for the varied demographic population residing here. ALNO delivers creative product design which is showcased in a mix and match styling that brings to life optimistic and enjoyable decorating ideas,” said Michael Spadinger, Head of Global Sales at Alno, ......read more
Real-time success celebrated at mega industry fair with multibillion-dollar onsite orders and huge business potential
The world’s largest annual food and beverage trade exhibition attracted more than 100,000 visitors from 200 plus countries
Gulfood hailed as the ‘most important trade show in the world’
Dubai, UAE – 4 April 2019: Gulfood 2019, the world’s largest annual food and beverage trade exhibition, ended its 24th run at Dubai World Trade Centre (DWTC) with major alliance breakthroughs and multibillion-dollar export deals ......read more
The leading dairy cooperative has expanded its reach in the Kingdom, opening up access to its nutritious products
3 April 2019: FrieslandCampina, one of the world’s leading and largest dairy cooperatives, today launched a new national headquarters in Saudi Arabia. Following 60 years of success in the Kingdom, the new site represents further growth for FrieslandCampina in the country and the evolution of its operational structure to deliver effective, more consumer-centric services across KSA.
Specifically, the new headquarters will enable FrieslandCampina to ......read more
Dubai, UAE, April 02, 2019: Marks & Spencer is proud to announce the launch of its new vegan-friendly Plant Kitchen range. Available in stores now, Plant Kitchen is a brand-new selection of delicious meat and dairy-free plant based fresh meals, salads and snacks, using plant proteins and are 100% tasty!
The range includes everything from favourite comfort food such as crispy Cauliflower Popcorn with a spicy Buffalo dip and a flavourful Mushroom Pie, to healthy meals like the Asian Super Grains Bowl and a Roasted Vegetable & Avocado Sandwich, packed with nutritious ......read more
New Grill Menu with signature Jones the Grocer dishes like dry-aged Australian Black Angus tomahawk and Wagyu Burger
Dubai, UAE, April 02, 2019: The long wait for fresh, natural and wholesome gourmet food is finally over with Jones the Grocer officially opening its doors at Dubai Mall on the 26th March 2019. Diners can relish their favourite food at this first restaurant to be opened in partnership with Al-Futtaim.
True to its ethos of gourmet food for everyday living, this exquisitely designed store features a theatre kitchen, bakery, patisserie, artisan cheese and charcuterie ......read more
April 02, 2019 - Dubai, UAE:
For the first-time ever in the UAE, Sumo Sushi & Bento introduces Lobster as the latest seasonal ingredient to their extensive menu with limited-edition dishes. As an exclusive addition for the month of April, the new ingredient will now be available in two exciting selections - Oman Lobster Crunch Roll and the Lobster Fried Rice.
The new main course items created by the culinary team at Sumo Sushi & Bento features lobster prepared and paired in a variety of ways.
Oman Lobster Crunch: A decadent roll stuffed ......read more
by Banin Shahine, Nutrition Manager at Fitness First Middle East
Dubai, UAE, April 01, 2019: When it comes to nutrition our brains are receptive to everything good and bad. Your gut is known as your ‘second brain’, meaning your daily intake of bacteria, fats, glucose and water can directly affect your mental health.
Here, Banin Shahine, Nutrition Manager at Fitness First Middle East, details how mood disorders often start in the gut.
THE BRAIN AND GUT BACTERIA
Your brain and gut are in sync - the two are connected by the nervous ......read more
Dubai, UAE, March 30, 2019: LuLu, the largest hypermarket chain in the region, unveiled its annual Food Carnival, a two-week food festival that highlights a wide variety of special offers and culinary delights inspired from flavours around the world. The food fest features great discounts on food products and an exciting series of cooking competitions across the UAE until 7th April 2019.
More than a great shopping experience, customers can participate in cooking competitions in different categories, such as vegetarian and non-vegetarian dish cooking, ......read more
Purani Dilli at Four Points by Sheraton, Downtown - Mankhool is bringing a special 10-day feast in April
Dubai, UAE, March 28, 2019: It sure is difficult to resist the tantalizing flavours of piping hot kebabs, straight from a red-hot charcoal grill or the invigorating aroma of biryani! Bringing kebabs and biryani’s inspired from royal Mughal kitchens, Four Points by Sheraton Downtown Dubai – Mankhool has planned a 10-day feast at Purani Dilli from April 1st to 10th 2019, celebrating the rich diversity of biryanis and kebabs, making it just in time for International kebab ......read more
March 26, 2019 - Dubai, UAE: With an already extensive menu of more than 100 delicious dishes and refreshing beverage selections, Sumo Sushi & Bento is adding over a dozen more innovative new menu items this season.
Now available at all 11 restaurant locations, the new menu items include innovative and healthy additions to drinks, entrées, sushi rolls, poke bowls, noodles and desserts. And, just as Sumo has done for almost 19 years, every menu item is made using only the freshest of ingredients.
Featuring new options from light appetizers like the beetroot-soaked salmon, named ......read more
Number of SKUs Online by end of 2019 – 60,000
Home delivery to include Abu Dhabi and Ras Al Khaimah
Dubai, UAE, March 24, 2019: Amidst a series of unique promotions and offers, Union Coop, the largest Consumer Cooperative in the UAE revealed that it expects AED 30 Million Sales in 2019, with more than 60,000 SKUs from its web store and online partners. The retail pioneer also listed previous year online sales as AED 15.8 Million from the web store and online partners, while expecting to outdo themselves this year by nearly double the previous year sales ......read more
Huge Business Interest Generated During the Visit
Dubai, UAE, March 23, 2019: Invest Northern Ireland invited Al Maya Group to visit Belfast in Northern Ireland and arranged meetings with leading companies dealing in FMCG / Food products. The visit of Al Maya to Belfast was the follow up on last visit and also after the Gulfood 2019. Al Maya’s delegation was headed by Mr Kamal Vachani, Group Director. During the visit of the delegation Mr Kamal Vachani also met Mr Alastair Hamilton, CEO, Invest Northern Ireland and discussed the ways to ......read more
An increase of AED 35 Million compared to 2017
Dubai, UAE, March 21, 2019: Union Coop, UAE’s largest Consumer Cooperative revealed that the value of its UAE agricultural products in 2018 amounted to AED 79 Million, an increase of AED 35 Million compared to 2017, pointing out that supporting and encouraging agriculture stems from its core objective to establish a sustainable agricultural environment with enhanced stock and food security.
Talking about how Union Coop has been supporting UAE’s agro-economy, H.E. Khalid Humaid Bin Diban Al Falasi, CEO of Union Coop ......read more
Winners for the Egg Class Competition and Middle East Young Chef of the Year Awards revealed
Dubai, UAE, March 21, 2019 – Winners of the Egg Class Competition and the Middle East Young Chef of the Year Award were announced at the recently concluded ExpoCulinaire 2019. Traditionally held within the Gulfood exhibition, ExpoCulinaire is a series of culinary competitions accompanied by a trade event that is dedicated specifically to the culinary community.
The awards for the Egg Class Competition and the Middle East Young Chef of the Year Award competitions were sponsored ......read more
Dubai, UAE, March 20, 2019: To all the Mothers out there, this one is for you. 800 Degrees Pizzeria is treating Mothers to our irresistibly delicious specialty pizzas or pastas free on March 21st. Bring your mother the tastiest gift ever on the house.
When- 21st March 2019
Where- 800 Degrees Pizzeria
Branch- Mall of the Emirates & Me'aisem city centre.
19 March 2019, Abu Dhabi, UAE: LuLu, the largest hypermarket chain in the region, launched its annual British food festival “Food is Great Britain: Truly British, Truly Delicious”. The week-long fest highlights a wide variety of food products imported from the UK, which is available at great discounts from 18th to 26th March 2019.
The launch event was inaugurated by H.E Patrick Moody, British Ambassador to the UAE, at LuLu Hypermarket at World Trade Center, Abu Dhabi, in the presence of LuLu Group Chairman and Managing Director Yusuff Ali M.A, other top officials, ......read more
Dubai, UAE, March 19, 2019: Celebrate Easter in style with Marks & Spencer’s luxurious chocolate eggs and delicious hot cross buns. Choose from the mouth-watering 1 kg Swiss Chocolate Bennet Bunny, the all-time favourite Caramel Eggs or the Made Without Dairy Dark Chocolate Egg, there’s something to satisfy any sweet tooth.
But it’s not just about the eggs this Easter. Marks & Spencer’s range of hot cross buns are some of its most tempting yet. From the famous Luxury Hot Cross Buns, filled with plump raisins and spices, to a gluten free ......read more
Enjoy six of the best every Thursday at Dubai’s new waterfront destination
Dubai, UAE, 18 March 2019: Enjoy a lively girls’ night out with a twist at The Pointe at Palm Jumeirah – Dubai’s dynamic new waterfront dining, entertainment and leisure destination. Ladies, go restaurant hopping with the girls and sample an array of distinct cuisines, complimentary drinks and dining discounts every Thursday until 30 April.
Hop across six unique venues – Seafood Kitchen, Asian District, Fitzroy, Fat Chow, La Palapa and Mama Pho – ......read more
Dubai, UAE – March 07, 2019: Gearing up for International Women’s Day and St. Patrick’s Day and not sure where to go? Beastro is the ultimate place to be during the month of March, as the comfort food restaurant will be hosting a special night on 8th March to celebrate the great women in our lives, as well as a green themed night on 17th March for St. Patrick’s Day to celebrate like the Irish do!
Here are some of Beastro’s special happenings during International Women’s Day and St. Patrick’s Day:
AEB to power Young Chef of the Year Competition at Salon Culinaire
Dubai, UAE, March 03, 2019 – The ExpoCulinaire 2019 which opens tomorrow in Sharjah will see strong participation from the American Egg Board (AEB), the research, education and promotion arm of the U.S. egg industry. AEB will be showcasing the benefits of U.S. eggs and egg products to over 5,000 trade visitors that are expected to visit the three-day event which will be held at the Expo Centre Sharjah from March 4 - 6.
The UAE and Saudi Arabia represent 90 percent of the GCC Food and ......read more
Cheese lovers in the Capital can treat themselves to a menu full of cheese this March
Abu Dhabi, 3rd March 2019: Roberto’s Abu Dhabi is giving all gourmets the chance to wallow in their exclusive Parmigiano Reggiano aka parmesan cheese menu, available through March. Parmigiano Reggiano is known as the “king of cheeses” for its particular productive, nutritional and organoleptic characteristics.
Group executive Chef Francesco Guarracino has designed a menu dedicated entirely to Parmigiano Reggiano cheese including the desserts.
The menu kicks ......read more
Sumo Sushi & Bento announces the addition of two new dishes to their current winter menu with one-star ingredient - Salmon.
While the guests can enjoy a selection of options to choose from Sumo’s extensive menu, they can also try the succulent Princess Sushi Roll and perfectly seared Salmon Shiro Croquette introduced for the month of March.
The Princess: Delicate and rich salmon roll, lightly fried and garnished with asparagus and black tobiko, all served with sweet chili and our smooth beurre blanc sauce.
Salmon Shiro Croquette: Decadent bites ......read more
Operators are working on improving operational efficiency, revisiting their business strategy and rationalizing their F&B portfolios
Driven by market conditions, quick-service restaurants appear to have outperformed other formats
The sector remains cautiously optimistic in the run up to Expo 2020 Dubai
Introduction of delivery kitchens in the UAE could further improve the delivery economics
Dubai, UAE; 26 February 2019: Food and Beverage operators in the UAE have responded to headwinds facing the industry by enhancing operations and rationalizing costs to ......read more
THE DUBLINER’S LE MERIDIEN DUBAI HOTEL & CONFERENCE CENTRE
February 23, 2019 - Dubai, UAE
The Dubliner’s is throwing a massive 2-day long St. Patrick’s Day party on from Friday 15th to Saturday 17th
Festivities kick off from Friday 15th to Saturday green-up your weekend with Live Entertainment and Irish Dancing from 2PM.
Indulge in Irish specialties and wash all of it down with special Irish hops.
Participate in Leprechaun competition and other games to win amazing prizes.
On 16th March, The Dubliner’s will also show live screening of Six Nations ......read more
Over 250 VIPs and guests attended an exclusive dinner yesterday evening
UAE, Dubai, 21 February 2019: The Italian Trade Agency in cooperation with Fiera Milano held The TuttoFood Event (TUTTOFOOD is an Italian word which means All Foods), at the Four Seasons Resort Jumeirah yesterday evening. The special event was held to promote the TuttoFood Exhibiton, one of the most important food fairs taking place in Milan later this year between 6 and 9 May 2019.
Italian exhibitors participating at Gulfood this week, together with local importers and distributors, were hosted at the dinner, in ......read more
At the Gulfood2019, Tea Valley unveils the widest range of the finest, richest and most affluent tea blends ever in the global market.
DUBAI – February 21, 2019: Tea Valley, an aggressively emerging tea brand from De Diet Chef India, debuted at GulFood 2019 marking its foray into to the Middle East market with the world’s widest ever range of tea blends for the international tea lovers, aimed at catering to a growing interest and trend towards specialty tea market in the region.
Tea Valley also hosts the Tea House zone at Gulfood 2019, which runs from February 17 to 21 at ......read more
Simply Sufi comes with a reputation of being healthy, nutritious and delicious
United Arab Emirates, Dubai, February 21st 2019: Simply Sufi, which is a part of The Sufi Group of Companies, displayed its ready to cook, instant products as well as cooking oils including sunflower, soybean and canola cooking oil at Gulf Food, Hall no.3 which is being held at the Dubai International Convention and Exhibition Centre.
“The UAE market is witnessing a robust growth, and participating at this global forum offers us direct exposure to distributors, suppliers, retailers and even end ......read more
From innovative water to meat-free alternatives and online purchasing platforms, industry mega fair in Dubai shines light on thousands of global launches and new-to-market products
Dubai, UAE – 20th February, 2019: Gulfood 2019, the 24th edition of the world’s largest annual food and beverage trade show, has once again reinforced its reputation as the tailor-made trading platform for F&B specialists from around the world to display their latest innovations with thousands of global reveals and new-to-market launches rolled out across the 1,000,000 sq. ft exhibition at ......read more
Leading food scientist tells Gulfood Innovation Summit that F&B challenges can be overcome by changing production models, diets and mindsets
Dubai, UAE – 20th February, 2019: Adopting a “glass half-full” mentality to change the way the world produces and consumes food is the key to a bright and sustainable future for the global food industry, according to a leading international food scientist speaking at the Gulfood Innovation Summit.
As the global food industry faces up to rising populations, supply concerns and food security challenges, the ......read more
Top-level decision-makers share the stage at UAE-Russia-Africa Food Security Forum on sidelines of Gulfood 2019
Dubai, UAE – 19th February, 2019: With food security concerns growing globally, food industry experts from the UAE, Russia and Africa have outlined how a new ‘Grain Road’ may help ensure effective food security for multiple continents during the landmark UAE-Russia-Africa Food Security Forum – the official precursor to the three-day Gulfood Innovation Summit.
As 5,000 global F&B producers converge on the 24th edition of the world’s largest ......read more
Dubai, UAE. 17th February 2019: Kasih Food Production Co., one of leading food manufacturing companies in the region, revealed its latest food innovation, Mezete, at the largest annual food & beverage trade show in the region, Gulfood 2019. For the first time, Mezete has exhibited its line of products at the exhibition which took place at Dubai World Trade Centre in Dubai, United Arab Emirates, during the period February 17 to 21, 2019.
Mezete is a first of its kind food innovation breakthrough that offers consumers ready-to-eat high quality, healthy and nutritious line of ......read more
The Italian Trade Agency’s pavilion was officially opened this morning in the presence of Italian Consul General in Dubai and the Italian Trade Commissioner to the UAE, Oman and Pakistan
UAE, Dubai, 17 February 2019: Visitors heading to Gulfood this week can meet their favourite Italian chefs, enjoy a food-tasting journey and sample authentic ingredients from over 200 producers at the Italian Pavilion which is now officially open for business.
The Italian Trade Agency’s pavilion was opened this morning by the Italian Consul General in Dubai ......read more
Dubai welcomes the world as largest annual F&B trade show brings together government ministers, industry decision makers and disruptors for five days of trade, networking and top-level discussions
Mega exhibition will witness new-to-market products and leading innovation breakthroughs designed to meet soaring demand with MENA F&B sales on track to top USD171.2 billion by 2023
Dubai, UAE – 17 February, 2019: HH Sheikh Hamdan bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Deputy Ruler of Dubai and UAE Minister of Finance, today opened Gulfood 2019, the 24th edition of the world’s ......read more
February 17, 2019: Plant protein food sources are impressively gaining preference across the globe as consumers have now become more and more conscious about the impact left by their nutrition choices on their health, wellness, the environment, and animal welfare. In line with this, the global meat substitutes market is expected to reach USD 5.2 billion by 2020, with a compounded annual growth rate (CAGR) of 8.4 per cent.
Global Food Industries (GFI), a world-class value-added frozen food manufacturing company that is part of Albatha Holding, one of the largest ......read more
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 17 February 2019:- Jebel Ali Free Zone, DP World’s flagship free zone and the largest source of foreign investment into the UAE, is set to unveil new services and solutions developed specifically for the food and beverage (F&B) industry at this year’s Gulfood trade show.
The leading GCC free zone says that it will support F&B businesses in a rapidly changing industry landscape with solutions tailored aimed at reducing cost, while improving ease of doing business.
Jafza’s food and beverage sector includes 469 businesses from 66 ......read more
The company will launch a new range of high-quality food products at the trade show
Sharjah – 17 February 2019
Delta Food Industries FZC, the leading manufacturer of high-quality food and beverage products in the UAE, has announced its participation in Gulfood 2019, the world’s largest food and beverages trade show, which will be held during February 17-21 at the Dubai World Trade Centre.
Delta Food Industries, which has been based inside the Sharjah Airport International Free Zone since 2012, will participate in the new edition of Gulfood in order to promote its various ......read more
February 14, 2019: Global Food Industries (GFI), a world-class value-added frozen food manufacturing company that is part of Albatha Holding, one of the largest conglomerates in the UAE, was nominated for two major categories during the recently concluded Gulfood Innovation Awards 2019. The company’s newly launched Healthy Farm Plant Protein Burgers and Healthy Farm Biscuits were shortlisted as finalists in the ‘Most Innovative Halal Product’ and the ‘Most Innovative Baked or Confectionery” categories of the prestigious competition, respectively.
The Awards ......read more
Dubai UAE - 14 February 2019
Australian food and beverage products will be on the dinner tables of families across the UAE after the New South Wales (NSW) Government, Australia, assisted Australian supermarket Woolworths in securing an export partnership with the Al Maya Group.
Australian Ambassador to the UAE, HE Arthur Spyrou, said Woolworths is launching ninety products - including sauces, condiments, biscuits, confectionery, canned fruit and juices – into the UAE, most produced by Australian manufacturers under the Woolworths brand.
“This news will see world class ......read more
MENA’s leading provider of fresh and frozen seafood has big plans following a hugely successful 2018
Dubai – 14 February 2019: ASMAK, the leading provider of fresh and frozen seafood across MENA, will exhibit its selection of seafood products and food services at the 24th edition of Gulfood - the world’s largest annual food and beverage trade exhibition. The brand’s attendance at the event comes as ASMAK sharpens its focus on foodservice and seafood retail channels in MENA and across new global markets.
As the Middle East’s leading seafood ......read more
Sharjah – 12 February 2019
Sharjah’s Hamriyah Free Zone Authority has announced its participation in Gulfood 2019, the world’s largest food and beverages trade show. Gulfood 2019, which will include the participation of 5000 exhibitors and 120 national pavilions, will be held during February 17-21 at the Dubai World Trade Centre.
The authority’s participation in the 24th edition of Gulfood comes as part of its ongoing efforts to promote the competitive advantages and services provided by Hamriyah Free Zone to local and international companies.
During its ......read more
February 12, 2019 - Dubai, UAE
Nothing quite compares to the mouth-watering taste of barbequed bites at al fresco dinners. If you are looking for a carefree, compact and versatile BBQ, the Space Grill is unparalleled. Here are 10 reasons why Space Grill is out of this world:
1. 10 Second Set Up
You can be up and grilling in no time with the speedy 10 second set up and foldaway system.
2. Inside or Out
BBQ weather woes are a thing of the past as the Space Grill is the only BBQ approved for indoor as well as outdoor use, so al fresco dining or cozy ......read more
New products claiming, ‘high and added protein’ grew 140% regionally over the past five years1. NZMP is answering this demand with the broadest range of dairy protein ingredients available.
Discover NZMP’s protein innovation at Gulfood 2019, 17-21 February. Including Protein Water formulated with NZMP’s NEW SureProteinTM Clear WPI.
NZMP is also launching Protein+ Instant Milk Powder and Low-cost Pure Instant Dairy powder to Middle East and Africa, meeting demand for affordable nutrition.
The team will be sampling the new ‘Pizza ......read more
February 06, 2019 - Dubai, UAE:
Following the success of its 11 restaurants spread across Dubai and Sharjah, Bikanervala opened their twelfth outlet in the food court of Dubai Mall. Announcing this in a press release, immediately after the inauguration, Mr. Pankaj Agarwal, Managing Director and the key person behind this venture, said that Bikanervala has been well received by the food lovers of the UAE. “Food is music for the body, and we serve just that and more at Bikanervala – our Indian restaurant in Dubai. When you are away from home and craving for a ‘paani ......read more
Hidden Gems returns to Dubai Food Festival 2019, shining a light on 40 of the city’s undiscovered culinary treasures
Residents can vote for their favourite restaurants through the Zomato app until 25 February with the Top 10 Hidden Gems to be announced on 2 March
Special menu promotion at all Hidden Gems restaurants just AED35 throughout DFF
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 06 February 2019: Dubai Food Festival (DFF) is set to bring back Hidden Gems, its annual list of the most appetizing culinary spots in the city – chosen by the city’s ......read more
Launch Summit to probe ‘Smart Kitchen’ advances as global land used to grow food that is never eaten is now roughly the size of Mexico
40 per cent of the UAE’s total waste is derived from food
Dubai, UAE – 5 February, 2019: The Middle East’s F&B industry needs to enthusiastically embrace advanced technology to help fight the region’s growing food waste dilemma, according to experts due to address the first-ever Gulfood Innovation Conference in Dubai next month.
Speaking ahead of the Summit, which will run at Dubai World Trade Centre (DWTC) from ......read more
Launch Summit to probe ‘Smart Kitchen’ advances as global land used to grow food that is never eaten is now roughly the size of Mexico
40 per cent of the UAE’s total waste is derived from food
Dubai, UAE, 5 February, 2019: The Middle East’s F&B industry needs to enthusiastically embrace advanced technology to help fight the region’s growing food waste dilemma, according to experts due to address the first-ever Gulfood Innovation Conference in Dubai next month.
Speaking ahead of the Summit, which will run at Dubai World Trade Centre ......read more
Since 2007, World Nutella® Day has been about worldwide Nutella® fans and their love of the world’s favorite hazelnut spread
February 5, 2019 Dubai United Arab Emirates: Today, Nutella® lovers and fans unite all over the world to celebrate World Nutella® Day, coming together on social media and even at the office with colleagues, to share recipes and stories, and to savor the taste of the world’s favorite hazelnut spread.
Spontaneously created in 2007 by American blogger Sara Rosso, who decided to create a celebratory day to inspire and unite the ......read more
February 03, 2019 - Dubai, UAE
If you’re an avid pizza eater and you’re also an avo fan, then mixing these two together will probably sound like music to your ears! Newly opened Brambles Café in Barsha Heights is switching up the pizza scene in town, as the healthy and wholesome neighbourhood eatery has introduced their healthy, wholesome and delicious vegan avocado pizza.
So, whether you’re looking for an unconventional breakfast dish, light lunch or a special takeaway to enjoy on a Friday evening, Brambles avocado pizza is the perfect treat to share with your loved ......read more
Dubai, UAE - 3 February 2019: Mazoon Dairy Company, the flagship dairy project of the Sultanate of Oman, has marked a significant milestone in the agricultural and economic development of Oman with the arrival of 1,600 cows from Australia to the state-of-the-art dairy farm in Al Sunaynah.
The cows will breathe life into Mazoon Dairy’s 15 square kilometre fully-integrated farm, centralized processing plant and other facilities in Al Sunaynah and will help meet the market demand for high-quality, fresh dairy products.
These are the first of 8,250 cows expected to be ......read more
Simplifying Customer Experience
Now available for iOS and Android phones
February 03, 2019 - Dubai, UAE:
Sumo Sushi & Bento believes in bringing alive three of their four core values of Quality, Creativity, and Simplicity. Emphasizing these values, the brand launched a mobile app to surpass customer experience with customized preferences and rewards-based offers. The app is now available for iOS and Android phones in the app store!
Highlighting some of the exciting features of the app:
• FREE Welcome Gift just to download the ......read more
Participation marks a first for the company at the international annual food & beverage trade show (stand Z4-B38)
Dubai, UAE – February 3, 2019: OCEAN FRESH WATER, the French beverage company is proud to announce their inaugural participation at Gulfood 2019 with the reveal of their revolutionary bottled deep sea water brand, Ôdeep. Marking the 24th edition of Gulfood, the event will be taking place from the 17th to the 21st of February 2019 at the Dubai World Trade Centre.
Dubbed as the most anticipated annual food & beverage trade ......read more