Important Notice: 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. Learn More

21 - 25 FEBRUARY 2021


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Gulfood 2021

The world has seen some major developments like increasing investments in food security and sustainability, shortened supply chains to decrease dependencies, historical agreements between estranged neighbours and closer international collaboration for the greater good - all this, as we navigate through a new normal.

Gulfood returns from 21–25 February 2021 to help you experience all the revolutionary shifts in the world of F&B, alongside an unmissable opportunity to see the biggest food companies, innovations and leaders, live, in-person.

Gulfood 2021


The safe, smart, seamless way to grow your business

We are ready to welcome you back with minimum impact on your event experience.

  • Dubai voted the safest city in the world to attend an exhibition*
  • DWTC venue is certified with the prestigious Bureau Veritas SafeGuard Label
  • In our most recent exhibition (GITEX Tech Week), 99.4% attendees felt ‘safe’ while on-site

Safety Measures   

*Exhibition World

  • Agthia Group PJSC News - Mubasher Info
  • Pinar Sut Mam. San. A.s. - food - Business directory
  • Al_Ghurair
  • Baqer Mohebi
  • NDTE
  • Welcome to Al Dahra
  • iffco
  • Alokozay
  • del monte
  • Al Ain Farms | Dairy Company in UAE | Camel Milk | Fresh Milk | Fresh Juices
  • Supple Tek


exhibitor list

Hear from industry titans & government leaders

The Innovation Summit presents the year’s best opportunity to learn from industry elites across multiple tracks covering trends, innovations and successful use-cases.

Rabbi of the Jewish Community of U.A.E., Founder, Emirates Agency for Kosher Certification

Spiritual leader for the UAE jewish community – Founder of the first legal entity responsible for all types of kosher certification activities in UAE.

Elli Kriel, Founder, Elli Kosher Kitchen

Founder of the first Jewish/Kosher-style food kitchen has been established as a cooking and delivery service in the UAE.

Erich Sieber, Founder, PeakBridge

The only venture capital fund to be an official partner of the world’s largest agri-food innovation initiative, EIT Food, Peakbridge is uniquely positioned to be a leading investor in global FoodTech.

Arda Cenk Tokbas, Managing Director, Pinar Arabia

First dairy manufacturer to open a plant and R&D centre in the UAE to service 17 countries

Experience a spectacular showdown of culinary talent


The biggest global gathering of flavours as renowned chefs from Power 50 Caterer Middle East take the stage to create innovative ingredients and dishes, inspired by the cuisines of different continents.

Get ready to stir up your creativity!

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Witness the shift and accelerating pace of future forward trends

Future for Food Zone

Future for Food Zone

 Future for Food Zone will showcase a range of highly engaging and experiential products that are innovative and new to the industry. 

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Brewers Cup

Brewers Cup

Crafted by hand, prepared with excellence.

The Brewers Cup Championship highlights the craft of filter coffee brewing by hand, promoting manual coffee brewing and service excellence.


Innovation Awards 

Innovation Awards 

Recognising the most innovative F&B businesses. Every year, the Awards reel in over 300 entries and a prestigious judging panel comprising of global names. 

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Gulfood Startup Programme

Gulfood Startup Programme

Food startups? More like food disrupts!
Meet the entrepreneurs reshaping the food industry.


What’s buzzing in the world of F&B



Browse all News       

  • One of the most important exhibitions for us as we get to meet our customers based in the GCC and network with potential customers. This year has been successful, had the opportunity to meet with more professionals within the industry and have been able to form meaningful connections.
    Ben Marwen, Vice Exporting Director -
    Big Brands Group
  • We debuted at Gulfood in 2019 with only three customers in the UAE. We’re back in 2020 with over 300 customers across all seven Emirates. While we are very aggressive in terms of driving sales locally, our 2019 Gulfood Innovation Award win certainly had a big positive impact on our growth.
    Ihab Leheta, Director International Sales -
    Beyond Meat
  • We have been exhibitors at Gulfood for 10 years and will continue to return, as this exhibition allows us to network with customers within the GCC and expand our opportunities in new markets. This year, in keeping with the theme of ‘Rethinking Food’, we have introduced a live cooking station at our stand.
    Mohamad Hajj Ali, General Manager -
  • We constantly look to enhance our consumer’s experience and this year we are launching new products based on research that we’ve conducted on our consumer’s eating habits. Gulfood is an important platform as it not only helps us meet with our clientele, but it also helps us gauge the upcoming trends in the industry.
    Racha El Aawar, Marketing Manager -
    Del Monte Fresh Produce (MENA)

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