BUSINESS OPPORTUNITIES DON’T GET SWEETER THAN THESE

Snacks & confectionery businesses are in for a treat as yummex Middle East returns this November. It’s time to reconnect with the worldwide industry and savour the moment as a rich assortment of global brands land in Dubai to showcase their latest innovations to delight and excite.

Global leaders including Mondelez and Hershey join regional powerhouses and brand champions from 33 countries.

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yummex ME Innovation Awards

The Middle East’s leading awards for the confectionery, sweets & snacks industry – yummex ME Innovation Awards returns to place your business, brand and products in the limelight.

Yummex Newcomer

Experience products that have never been presented at yummex ME before. Meet the newest exhibitors and their products of the sweets and snacks market in the MENA region.

Sweet Tastes of the World

Incredible insights into the future of the confectionery at Sweet Tastes of the World, covering live stations and masterclasses by Michelin-star chefs and more.

  • Liquid Food
  • Chocolate & Gelato
  • Pastry & Kitchen
  • Gourmet Station

Our exclusive date showcase, Global Date Market takes place in the world’s highest date supply and consumption markets. Explore the full scale of date fruit varieties, flavours and innovations here.

 

EXPLORE NEW OPPORTUNITIES IN SWEETS & SNACKS

Sweets and snacks opportunities come in various shape and forms at yummex 2021. Our show floor covers the following varieties of products.

 
 
 
 
 

” We met numerous companies across all shows. It is a great opportunity to engage and network with exhibiting companies, offering a range of products from all sections of the F&B sector.”

Sadula Bojaran
Marketing Manager,
Kolson Foods

” We met numerous suppliers and retailers and are hoping that we are able to establish new partnerships in the long-term.”

Mary Jane Rosales
Shipping Cargo Assistant,
Camara Ltd
 

” The show is great in terms of number of exhibitors as well as the quality it attracted from all over the world. ”

Celal Ozcan,
Promotion and Foreign Relations Department,
Istanbul Exporters Association

” The enthusiasm we have received at the show has been something we won’t forget; meeting potential distributors but also meeting existing partners meant we can identify what we need to improve and cement our position in the region.”

Emma Walker
Director Marketing & Export Sales,
Walkers Toffee

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Do business in one of the world’s most well-connected and thriving F&B markets. EXPO Dubai 2020 will welcome millions of trade visitors from around the world to further boost your business opportunities.

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OUR MOST SUCCESSFUL GULFOOD 2021 EVENT SET A NEW BENCHMARK IN SAFETY 

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The safest new way of doing business

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

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Attendees felt ‘safe’ and ‘very safe

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

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

 
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Gulfood Manufacturing is the MEASA region’s biggest food and beverage processing and packaging industry event, showcasing the latest F&B manufacturing business improvement tools.

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

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

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The new and improved 2021 edition of yummex ME is all set to unveil a much wider exhibition profile than ever before.

Take advantage of endless business opportunities to introduce your sweets & snack innovations at yummex 2021, with thousands of visitors actively looking to grow their network in the region.

  • 50,000+ Attendees Across Co-located Shows
  • 250+ Companies Exhibiting
  • 300+ Talks and Workshops
  • 160+ Attending Countries
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A show for all key sweet and snack trade buyers


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