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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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REDEFINING MANUFACTURING  IN NEW REALITIES

The annual event that matters for food manufacturing globally, Gulfood Manufacturing returns live in-person from 7-9 November 2021 at Dubai World Trade Centre.

From robotic packing solutions to tech-based ingredients to integrated manufacturing solutions, here’s your chance to first-hand experience all the megatrends and innovations redefining the food sector.

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EXPLORE THE BIGGEST BRANDS & INNOVATIONS ON SHOW

 

Many of the world’s leading manufacturing innovators wouldn’t miss the opportunity to be at the only industry event of the year. Meet them all, alongside the global food processing & packaging communities to explore all the major production advancements, in one go.

GROUNDBREAKING INSIGHTS ON THE FUTURE, REVEALED

 

A year after the pandemic caused havoc in the global food supply, the pressure on the industry is larger than ever. Experts and industry prophets are raising the alarm on feeding 9.1 billion population by 2050. 

Gulfood Manufacturing returns with its conferences, with the mission of bringing the leading food authorities, manufacturing companies, supply chain entities, distributors, retailers and the most influential industry names in-person to address the now and next. 

Let’s meet, discuss, learn and share – with your peers and leaders together.

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A RANGE OF HANDS-ON LEARNING SESSIONS HOSTED BY LEADING EXPERTS AND SUCCESS-MAKERS

 
Ananya Narayan

Managing Director, Hunter Foods

Dr Suheel Ahmed

Chief Executive Officer, Arabian Farms

Gagandeep Singh Sahni

Managing Director, Safco Group

Samuel Sigrist

CEO, SIG Group

Ahmed Bayoumi

CEO, Global Food Industries (GFI)

Mike Jamieson

Global Segment President - Consumer Packaged Goods, Schneider Electric

Abdelghany Eladib

President and General Manager Middle East & Africa, SIG Combibloc

Stephanie von Stein

Associate Director, International Engagement

PRODUCT SOLUTIONS ON SHOW

 

EMPOWERING THE HIGH-GROWTH SECTORS OF THE WORLD

 

Every year the world’s biggest food manufacturers take over the show floor to unveil their advanced technologies – from production to processing to packaging.

INDUSTRY EXCELLENCE AWARDS: RECOGNISING GLOBAL TRAILBLAZERS

 

Meet, hear and engage with your industry's top leaders, food experts and global analysts.

Discuss the impact of next-gen technologies on the industry; what's going to transform F&B manufacturing into smart facilities; how will that potentially advance your operations; among many more thought-provoking topics and insights serving at the show. 

Watch our past edition highlights

EXTRAORDINARY TALKS & EXPERIENCES TO INDULGE IN

 

INNOVATION TOURS

INNOVATION TOURS

Gulfood Manufacturing, in association with partner food processing players will take you on a memorable journey that will show you real-life innovations at work inside some of the region’s top, award-winning food factories.

FIRST IN FOOD WORKSHOPS

FIRST IN FOOD WORKSHOPS

Immersive, hands-on trainings from the most successful industry practitioners and expert Don’t miss out on high impact business insights!

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EXCLUSIVE TALKS WITH MANUFACTURING GIANTS

The industry wants to know so #weasked - tune into the most definitive discussions

 

WHAT INDUSTRY LEADERS HAVE TO SAY

 

‘’Gulfood Manufacturing is THE annual key signature must-attend-event for the Middle East region in terms of the networking opportunities, the use of the show as an innovation platform, the excellent visitor quality and the superb event organisation.’’

Torsten Giese

Marketing Manager – PR & Exhibitions, Ishida Europe Ltd-U.K

‘’The exhibition attracts the best suppliers from around the world.’’,

Naruemol Poolkuan

Thai Chef, Dusit Thani

‘’We are an exhibitor at Gulfood Manufacturing since the beginning and we would like to thank the organiser and the exhibitors who have made this fair the strongest in the region.’’

Reinhold Jung

Managing Director Head of Region Middle East and North Africa (Mena), Krones

BREAKING NEW GROUND ACROSS THE ENTIRE FOOD ECOSYSTEM WITH OUR COLLECTIVE EVENTS

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

 

 

EXPLORE

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The Speciality Food Festival is a unique platform where buyers can taste and sample quality brands across the Middle East.

 

 

EXPLORE

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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.

 

EXPLORE

INDUSTRY INSIGHTS

 

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

RECONNECT AGAIN, BUILD LONG LASTING RELATIONSHIPS

 

Powerful business matchmaking programme unlocks productive, lucrative talks between food manufacturers and buyers, even before the event starts.

Pre-book & confirm your meetings with Gulfood Manufacturing exhibitors before the show starts

  • Browse via product, sector or company name
  • Meet your match
  • Schedule meetings – all before even the show starts
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Expo 2020 Dubai

 

Do business in one of the world’s most well-connected and thriving F&B markets – food manufacturing is now among the top 3 contributors to the UAE economy. EXPO Dubai 2020 will welcome millions of trade visitors from around the world to further boost your business opportunities.

Book your discounted flights with our partner airlines, Emirates, and avail a day pass to visit EXPO Dubai 2020.

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GULFOOD 2021 SET A NEW GLOBAL BENCHMARK
IN SAFETY FOR LIVE EVENTS

 
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Attendees felt ‘safe’ and ‘very safe

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

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

 

SOME OF THE BIGGEST GLOBAL FOOD MANUFACTURING PLAYERS ATTENDED THE SHOW

 

Gulfood Manufacturing have been very productive & effective

Farida M. Ezzat

Marketing Segment Manager Beverages,

Döhler

We’re always meeting new customers & leads at Gulfood Manufacturing

Amir Ahmed

General Manager

Krones Middle East & Africa

My experience at Gulfood Manufacturing has been superb

Omar Lechuga

Head of RDA

MENAT, KERRY

A lot of interactions with our customers & this is the highlight

Athar Sajjad Siddiqui

SVP, Factory Automation & Motion Control

Siemens

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