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MENA's Leading Trade Show for Artisanal and Gourmet Food Professionals

The Speciality Food Festival returns 8-10 November 2022 and brings together the Middle East's leading chefs, restauranteurs, hoteliers, retailers and foodservice providers to address the industry's pressing needs, opportunities and successes.

Celebrating The Speciality Food Festival’s 11th edition is more than 160 premium food exhibitors showcasing thousands of brands across 4 core sectors, drawing almost 16,000 buyers to the global centre for the international hospitality trade.

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EXCEPTIONAL FOOD, UNPARALLELED BUSINESS OPPORTUNITIES

The Speciality Food Festival brings together extraordinary food and beverage products and international brands with unique ingredients created through time-consuming processes that deliver the very best product, exquisite taste and presentation. 
Bringing those finer products to life will be exhilarating experiences and live demonstrations that will provide The Speciality Food Festival visitors with countless networking opportunities and inspirational ideas.

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EXPLORE THE SHOW 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.

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.

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.

Fair Trade & Ethnic

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

PRODUCT CATEGORIES AT THE SHOW

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DISCOVER GOURMET BRANDS TO ENHANCE YOUR CULINARY

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Discover thousands of premium products from international brands.
Exhibitors will demonstrate all that fits with the strict acceptance criteria and prove taste, brand provenance or quality benefits.

 

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Keeping Up With The Trends

A recent study conducted by the Business Research Company found that the launch of high- quality and innovative products such as plant-based, convenience, non-GMO products with authenticity and products with unique attributes such as low fat, low calorie, low sodium, high protein, no dairy and organic is a major trend shaping the growth of the speciality foods industry.

12.98 %

Expected Growth Rate through 2023

$209.47 Billion

Expected Market Size by 2023
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BENEFIT FROM SYNERGIES ACROSS CO-LOCATED TRADE SHOWS

ISM Middle East 

ISM Middle East 

ISM Middle East 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.

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GulfHost

GulfHost

MENA’s complete hospitality equipment sourcing expo

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Private Label & Licensing ME

Private Label & Licensing ME

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

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Gulfood Manufacturing

Gulfood Manufacturing

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.

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Leverage the power of the combined Dubai World Trade Centre's speciality events
and create new business opportunities across diverse F&B market channels.

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