GulfHost is the Gulfood hospitality and Foodservice Expo that welcomes international hotels, restaurants, retailers and traders to source all manner of professional kitchen and dining equipment and services over 3 days. During its launch edition in 2017, GulfHost welcomed more than 25,000 visitors including international chefs, GMs, F&B Managers and procurement heads from Starwood Hotels & Resorts, Ruth’s Chris Steak House, Unilever, Starbucks, Intercontinental Hotels & Resorts, Burger King, Nestle Professional, Hilton Hotel Group and many others. As the region’s only dedicated platform for global hospitality solutions, this year’s 2nd edition is already doubling its sector coverage, expanding through dedicated Zones for Gelato & Bakery, Cafe & Bar and HORECA.
Interactive activities including the GulfHost Restaurant Development Conference, Chef's Education, the Gelato Campus, the National Barista & Latte Art Championship and others offer visitors the chance to receive certified training alongside interactive cooking and serving demonstrations onsite. GulfHost is quite literally MENA’s single annual opportunity to stay at the cutting edge of Foodservice preparation for the year ahead. Conference delegates also benefit from entrepreneurial case studies shared by more than 60 seasoned experts at the Free to Attend GulfHost Restaurant Development Conference powered by International Centre for Culinary Arts Dubai (ICCA) and Middle East Food Forum (MEFF).
More than 2,500 brands showcase their solutions at GulfHost, including kitchen, dining, café, bakery and bar equipment manufactured across Europe, Asia, the Americas, Australia and the Middle East. The industry’s global bellwether brands form an integral part of the GulfHost line-up, including ALI S.p.A, Gruppo, Cimbali Spa, PreGel S.p.A. and MEC 3 to name a few.
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GELATO & BAKERY
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