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Date: 30 Oct 2018 to 01 Nov 2018 Admission: free Category: Tourism & Hospitality


biggest hospitality and food service expo – GulfHost is equipment sourcing expo, which was launched last year by Gulfood. This event is known as the world’s largest annual food trade expo.

The mega event will be attended by industry professionals as the expo offers a lot to learn more about the latest kitchen solutions, right from high-tech ovens and coffee machines to cutlery and tableware. Some of the event highlights include the Restaurant Development Conference, with talks and insights from regional restaurant businesses, and the GulfHost Innovation Awards. Visitors will also be able to network with buyers and fellow industry professionals, with the GulfHost Meeting Programme.


a triumphant launch in 2017, GulfHost returns for dealing on 30 October – 1 November 2018. Reflecting regional demand, the 2nd edition of the Gulfood Hospitality and Foodservice Expo is building its sector coverage, expanding through dedicated Zones for Gelato & Bakery, Café and Counter and HORECA. More than 2,500 brands are planning to showcase 8,000 products across 6 core sectors, drawing 25,000 buyers to the global centre for international hospitality trade.

Catering to the requirement of the tourism boom, traders can get equipped to serve the exponential demand for hotel and restaurant services in the lead up to Dubai World Expo 2020. They can increase productivity with competitively priced solutions. They can meet and retain discerning guests. Businesses can be known for unique leisure & dining experiences with access to more than 7,500 products from 2,500 brands. Participants can make their mark as business picks up pace and join more than 25,000 of their peers at the primary hospitality event to take place between East and West. The expo allows one to comprehend the latest shifts in the local and regional market. People can be aware about this competitive industry by attending the GulfHost Restaurant Development Conference powered by The International Center for Culinary Arts in Dubai (ICCA). Attending the expo can maximize their time and source not just restaurant equipment but also an assortment of cosmopolitan menu options being showcased as part of the Events for Speciality Food Professionals, co-located with GulfHost. With benchmark food and equipment prices from leading suppliers can feature all across 22,000 square metres of exhibition space.

On 30 October -1 November 2018, GulfHost will take place alongside 

The Speciality Food Festival showcasing gourmet and fine food fare, SEAFEX showcasing seafood and yummex Middle East showcasing confectionery and snacks. GulfHost entry pass admits free entry to all co-located events.

On 6-8 November 2018 Gulfood Manufacturing will showcase all the latest ingredients, processing, packaging and logistical F&B solutions at the Dubai World Trade Centre.

On 17-21 February 2019 the world’s largest annual food event Gulfood will trade under eight distinct commodity sectors including Beverages, Dairy, Fats & Oils, Meat & Poultry, Pulses, Grains & Cereals, Health, Wellness & Free-From, World Food and Power Brands.


30 & 31 Oct: 10:00 to 18:00

1 Nov: 10:00 to 16:00

For more information please visit

Contact: Dubai World Trade Centre Za’abeel Hall Sheikh Zayed Rd Dubai – United Arab Emirates. P.O. Box: 9292 Tel.: + 971 4 308 6322



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