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We are committed to providing you with a safe environment to do business, in accordance with all the health & safety guidelines set out by the local authorities. The event will be delivered with strict standards of health & safety precautionary measures including social distancing, contactless transactions and hygiene protocols. 
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THE REGION’S LEADING EVENT FOR THE GOURMET & FINE FOOD INDUSTRY

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EXCEPTIONAL FOOD, EXTRAORDINARY OPPORTUNITIES – GOURMET & ARTISAN MARKETPLACE

The finest moments in fine dining business – Speciality Food Festival is where the most powerful collaborations, trade deals and exciting new discoveries in the gourmet world are made. What new opportunities will appeal to food connoisseurs worldwide? Which new obscure ingredients will become a raging trend? Experience and explore these and many more redefining moments this November.

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SAFE, SMART, SEAMLESS

 

Speciality Food Festival continues our successful trend of hosting the world’s safest live, in-person business events. The highest standards of health & safety measures are in place to make the event experience safe, smart and seamless.

In February 2021 - Gulfood became a benchmark F&B success story by welcoming thousands of businesses from 85 countries to kick-start 2021 with major business orders. Here’s what the industry had to say:

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The safest new way of doing business

99%

Found the health & safety measures to be ‘excellent’ and ‘adequate’

98%

Attendees felt ‘safe’ and ‘very safe

92%

Attendees rated Dubai as the 'top destination in the world for safety standards & overall business traveler experiences'

SIGNATURE FOOD COMPANIES READY FOR BIG BUSINESS

Join the leading line-up of gourmet and speciality food brands from around the world.

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DAZZLING NEW LAUNCHES ACROSS SECTORS

 

Artisan & Gourmet

Top quality is the bare necessity here. Handmade, slow-grown/cooked, premium ingredients, line-caught, matured – all the food products where no efforts have been spared or no compromise made get sourced here.

Artisan & Gourmet

 

Speciality Beverages

Speciality coffee and tea is growing beyond the echelons of connoisseurs to find huge mainstream demand. Capitalise on the rapidly growing category with a global assortment of coffee, tea, ingredients, syrups and more on show.

Speciality Beverages

 

Organic & Fresh

Balancing a healthy lifestyle with great flavours. Organic, health, wellness and fitness foods are more than a fad, they are here to stay. Dive into the innovations driving this sector ahead.

Organic & Fresh

 

Fair Trade & Ethnic

Celebrate the culture diversity while having foods from all of the world at one’s door.

Fair Trade & Ethnic


LIVE FEATURES & ATTRACTIONS

UAE National Barista Championship

UAE National Barista Championship

Baristas, Stretch your Imagination, Incorporate your Coffee Knowledge and Express your Creativity in a Winning Signature Beverage.

Certified by World Coffee Events and organized by the Specialty Coffee Association UAE Chapter, the UAE National Barista Championship attracts regional baristas to compete for industry acclaim at this internationally renowned platform.

4 Espressos. 4 Milk Drinks. 4 Original Signature Drinks. 15-Minute Electrifying Performance. One Champion!

National Latte Art Championship

National Latte Art Championship

This Championship challenges the barista aka artists and create stunning drawings aka masterpieces in a cup.

Held in a competition format, baristas are judged based on visual attributes, creativity, identical patterns in the pairs, contrast in patterns, and overall performance.

GULFOOD CRUNCH-TALKS

Definitive food ideas, insights and perspectives – tune in to stay ahead

BUSINESS RAISED TO THE POWER OF FOUR

Speciality Food Festival happens alongside three major food events to multiply your business prospects

The MENA region’s only Private Label and Licensing Exhibition bringing global private label suppliers together in one place.

 

Gulfood Manufacturing is the MEASA region’s biggest food and beverage processing and packaging industry event, showcasing the latest F&B manufacturing business improvement tools.

yummex ME is the No.1 platform for manufacturers of sweets, confectionery and snacks to display their products and innovations to the region's snacks and confectionery professionals.

NEWSFLASH: THE STORIES THAT MATTER

COVID-19: Saudi Arabia resumes passenger flights to and from UAE, South Africa and Argentina

Gulf News

EXPO 2020 DUBAI

Do business in one of the world’s most well-connected and thriving F&B markets. EXPO Dubai 2020 will welcome millions of trade visitors from around the world to further boost your business opportunities.

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Why Exhibit

Discover the infinite potential to exhibit at the South Asia�s leading event for SCAT and infotainment industry.

Why Visit

The Speciality Food Festival Show gathers together industry stakeholders to exchange experiences, ideas snf form valuable connections and business prospects.

NEWSFLASH: THE STORIES THAT MATTER

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The Future Looks Bright For Dubai’s Meetings And Events Industry

13-05-2021 | News

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Australian vegetable industry preparing to renew its Strategic Investment Plan for the next five years

05-05-2021 | Horti Daily

De-coring and cutting bell peppers with the PDS4L system

03-05-2021 | HortiDaily

Energy modelling for horticulture: How to use it to deliver staggering savings

03-05-2021 | HortiDaily

PepsiCo Aims to Regeneratively Farm 7M Acres by 2030

03-05-2021 | Sustainable Brands

The future looks bright for Dubai’s meetings and events industry

03-05-2021 | Hotelier

THE BIG INTERVIEW: Amazon Middle East boss plans to double-down on Saudi supply chains

26-04-2021 | Logistics Middle East

Sophie’s Bionutrients unveils world’s first microalgae burger patty

25-04-2021 | Food Processing Technology

DP World to drive progress in the F&B manufacturing sector

25-04-2021 | Gulf Today

Chick-fil-A is testing robot delivery in California under a new partnership with robotics company Kiwibot.

24-04-2021 | Restaurant Business

The state of the plant-based food industry

24-04-2021 | Vox

How Covid Turned Food Pantries Into ‘Mini-Costcos’

24-04-2021 | New York Times

Beyond Meat ups Mideast game, to debut in India as global competition in plant-based foods intensifies

22-03-2021 | Salaam Gateway

Entrepreneurs Are Well Placed To Tap Into Opportunities Presented By The UAE's Food Security Agenda: Insights From A Dubai Chamber Analysis

22-03-2021 | Entrepreneur

UAE food manufacturer GFI invests $8mln to boost ready-meal business

22-03-2021 | Zawya

New solution helps MAP out a sustainable future for sliced products

20-03-2021 | Packaging Scotland

The new outcome-focused world of manufacturing

20-03-2021 | Manufacturing Chemist

Avanti Conveyors pledge that their products will be ‘air free’ by 2023

19-03-2021 | Packaging Scotland

McDonald unveils the future of its business, from minimalist packaging to high-tech, triple-drive thru stores

12-11-2020 | Source: Business Insider

A small solution to a large problem: how to mitigate tanker drive off damages

02-11-2020 | Source: Food Processing

NEW UNPACKING MACHINE FOR BISCUITS FROM FLOW-PACKS

29-10-2020 | Source: Food Business Gulf

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