PUNTOITALY No31 - July 2022

The event will cover five areas: front of the house, back of the house, horeca (hotel, restaurant, café), tableware, and café and bars. This year Gulfhost is bringing a new outdoor experience by exhibiting handcrafted wood-burning ovens that embellish a unique culinary repertoire. Additionally, the show will provide a platform for industry leaders, change-makers, start-ups, and the youth to inspire, connect and contribute across multiple, interactive show elements, including engaging workshops, spectacular culinary experiences, inspirational masterclasses, and more. The Speciality Food Festival and GulfHost will be held simultaneously this November at the Dubai World Trade Centre. Mena’s leading event for the gourmet and fine food industry The Speciality Food Festival is a bustling global marketplace and experiential ground for everything artisanal, speciality food, and exotic ingredients: catering to the exclusive hospitality and institutional sectors and the specialist buyers of premium products across the Middle East. The Speciality Food Festival returns with its unique platform where buyers can taste and sample premium brands. The show will bring together the region’s top chefs, restauranteurs, hoteliers, retailers, and food service providers to address the industry’s pressing needs and opportunities. With its 11th edition, the Specialty Food Festival is celebrating premium food exhibitors where well-known brands will showcase their products across six core sectors: Artisan & Gourmet, Organic & Sustainable, Health & Wellness, Vegan & Plant-Based, Food Service, and Speciality Coffee. Alongside these major trade deals, networking sessions, and sourcing activities, attendees can also join a series of masterclasses, and watch the UAE Cup Tasters Championship. The Complete Hospitality Equipment & Foodservice Expo for the Middle East, Africa & Asia GulfHost is the most influential exhibition for hospitality buyers and one of the largest across the Middle East, Africa, and Asia. The platform offers a wide range of pre-qualified hospitality equipment and foodservice products, a high visitor turnout, and international visitor profiles. Across three days, buyers are offered a platform to network and find the right product to suit their needs and make valuable purchase decisions. The Connexions program facilitates meetings between suppliers and buyers. A global event THE SPECIALITY FOOD FESTIVAL - GULFHOST 8 - 10 NOVEMBER 2022 - WWW.SPECIALITY.AE - WWW.GULFHOST.AE 180