Feb 21, 2021 - Feb 25, 2021 
Dubai International Convention & Exhibition Centre, Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Sheikh Zayed Road

Each year Gulfood in Dubai attracts F&B and HORECA professionals from around the globe. By attending the event, you will meet a plethora of food industrialists, restaurateurs and hotel owners, Michelin star chefs, caterers and distributors, government and food procurement officials, food scientists as well as other players in the food industry. No matter if your reasons to take part in Gulfood involve product sourcing, sales and new leads, networking or gaining insight into the future developments regarding food and gastronomy, Gulfood 2021 will certainly deliver lots of possibilities for you to achieve your goals.

From 21 to 25 February 2021, Gulfood Dubai will boast unique culinary experiences through its renowned Tastes of the World and StrEAT zones. The Connexions programme will enable attendees to easily make their appointments, while the Retreat zone and Chef's Tours will present additional opportunities to socialise and discuss ideas.

The majority of food professionals travelling to Dubai for the event will book their accommodation near the DICEC at least 6 to 8 months before the Gulfood 2021 dates. Contact ExpoBeds now to benefit from our rich selection of Gulfood hotel rooms at special rates for trade show participants. Once we know your requirements and price range, we will find the best value Gulfood 2021 hotel offers for your needs and will send you our suggestions. Enjoy your stay in Dubai with ExpoBeds!

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The upcoming Gulfood 2021 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 2021 dates, 21 - 25 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 this event special

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 2021 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's new in this event edition

What is new for Gulfood 2021

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 2021.
A number of new features enriched the Gulfood experience and will be continued in 2021. 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.

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quick info

Organiser:DWTC - Dubai World Trade Centre
Frequency:every year
Next Edition:Gulfood 2022
Sectors: Food and beverage / Food processing and packaging machinery
Visitors:Tickets for Gulfood 

important facts

  • 5000+ Gulfood exhibitors
  • 120 country pavilions
  • 120,000 sq m of exhibition area
  • 90,000+ visitors
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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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