Gulfhost is a Gulfood hospitality equipment and food service expo connecting all catering equipment manufacturers, suppliers, solution providers and investors with the most influential buyers from hotels & resorts, restaurants, cafés & bars, bakeries, fast food chains, and professionals serving kitchens, actively involved in the Middle East and Africa regions from 30 October-01 November, at the Dubai International Exhibition and Convention Center, Dubai, UAE.
THE HOSPITALITY EQUIPMENT & FOOD SERVICE OPPORTUNITY
- With Expo 2020 delivering 20 million visitors, the UAE’s hospitality industry is expected to catapult the Emirates to the ranks of the world’s most sought-after destinations.
- The region’s hospitality foodservice and catering industry are continually innovating and investing in all aspects of the preparation and serving of food – US$103bn contracts awarded in 2015 across the GCC alone.
- The UAE has the highest number of ongoing projects in MEA with 170 hotels comprising 63,970 rooms.
- GCC countries’ foodservice market is predicted to have a CAGR of 6.8 percent to reach US$24.5 billion (Dh89.9 billion) in 2018, up from US$18.8 billion in 2014.
In the Middle East, there are 500 hotels under construction totaling 153,000 rooms and in Africa, 300 hotels with over 59,000 rooms.
Why Visit Gulfhost 2018?
Benchmark food and equipment prices from more than 2,000 exhibitors across 90,000 square meters of exhibition space.
Be known for unique leisure & dining experiences with access to more than 7,500 products being showcased for the first time.
Join more than 50,000 of your peers at the most important hospitality event to take place between East and West.
Source not just restaurant equipment but a wide range of cosmopolitan menu options and interior design concepts being showcased as part of Dubai International Hospitality Week.