Gulfood 2022

Food and beverage Food processing and packaging machinery
Feb 13, 2022 - Feb 17, 2022
Dubai International Convention & Exhibition Centre, Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Sheikh Zayed Road
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Gulfood Dubai is one of the leading international events for the food and beverage industry, attracting over 100,000 F&B and HoReCa professionals from around the globe each year. After a very successful 2021 edition, the Gulfood 2022 dates – 13 to 17 February 2022 - are already attracting much interest.

As one of the key and most competitive international food sourcing events, Gulfood is an outstanding business hub. The show floor is segmented into 8 food and beverage sectors: World Food, Beverages, Grains, Meat & Poultry, Dairy, Oils, Free-from, and Brands. By attending the event, you have the opportunity to connect with food manufacturers, restaurateurs and hotel owners, Michelin star chefs, caterers, government and food procurement officials, food scientists, as well as other players in the food industry. From product sourcing and lead generation to networking or gaining insight into the future of the industry, Gulfood Dubai 2022 will offer the perfect hub for the achievement of all business goals.

A packed schedule of special activities will keep the industry engaged during the five days of Gulfood. The Innovation Summit and Innovation Awards will shine the spotlight on the most ground-breaking products and solutions from the F&B business, while Tastes of the World and the Brewers Cup will offer flavorful experiences. Additional business opportunities are available through the Gulfood Connexions online matchmaking and the Startup Programme.

The high international attendance rates at Gulfood create high demand for hotels in Dubai with easy access to the Dubai International Convention & Exhibition Centre. Stay ahead of the competition by booking with ExpoBeds! Our experienced travel agents will be happy to create a unique Gulfood Dubai 2022 accommodation offer based on your preferences and budget. Request your personalised list of Gulfood 2022 hotels today!


The upcoming Gulfood 2022 will gather together F&B professionals from around the world for 5 days of premieres, discussions and business deals. More than 5000 companies will exhibit their products and services at Dubai International Convention & Exhibition Centre (DICEC).
Close to 98,000 visitors will come to Dubai for the Gulfood 2022 dates, 13 - 17 February. The food and beverage trade show will provide them with the information they need to be relevant in this competitive and constantly changing sector.

Past editions

What makes it special

Gulfood Dubai's main 8 segments represent a global picture of the industry. Attendees are treated to the latest in the areas of Beverages, Dairy, Fats and oils, Health, wellness and free-from, Meat and poultry, Power brands, Pulses, grains and cereals, as well as World food.
In addition, Gulfood 2022 boasts highlights such as the Discover Zone for recently introduced products and Gulfood Innovation Summit. The summit delves into topics like futuristic food, licensing, foreign markets' outlook, new technology and social media.

What is new for Gulfood 2022

Big Data and automation were among the key themes during the previous Gulfood, along with eco-friendly packaging solutions and innovative ingredients. They will remain significant for the food industry for years to come and the related developments in the F&B sector will be followed up during Gulfood 2022.
A number of new features enriched the Gulfood experience and will be continued in 2022. The closed business CxO Club connects exhibitors and buyers, the Start-Up Programme combines a pitch platform and conference sessions, while the Health Lab presents healthy ingredients and products.

Quick info

Organiser:DWTC - Dubai World Trade Centre
Frequency:every year
Next Edition:Gulfood 2023 
Sectors: Food and beverage | Food processing and packaging machinery
Exhibitors:Exhibitor registration
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Important facts

  • 5000+ Gulfood exhibitors
  • 120 country pavilions
  • 120,000 sq m of exhibition area
  • 90,000+ visitors
Trade fair location
Dubai International Convention & Exhibition Centre location map

Dubai International Convention & Exhibition Centre

Sheikh Zayed Road, Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Coordinates: 25.2238 , 55.287

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