SHOW FEATURES

UAE National Barista Championship

Contestants, get brewing because the UAE’s National Barista Championship is back to find the best barista in town! They must wow the jury not only with their flavor, but their pace and elegance of it all. 

This high pace nail-biting competition allows 15 minutes to every participant to prepare- 
- 4 expressos
- 4 milk drinks
- Original signature drinks 

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National Latte Art Championship

The National Latte Art Championship brings together some of the most talented barista artists to compete and express their work of art in a cup.

Baristas will be judged on-
- Creativity
- Visual Attributes
- Identical patterns in pairs
- Contrast Patterns
- Overall performance 

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Foodtech Summit

An introduction of next-gen technologies into the industry to transform F&B manufacturing facilities into smart factories and how that will potentially advance the industry, bringing together international F&B experts and industry leaders, key decision makers and innovators.

Industry Excellence Awards

Gulfood Manufacturing Industry Excellence Awards reward the best practices and innovation in the food manufacturing industry value chain; an integral part of Gulfood Manufacturing, the biggest food processing industry event of its kind in the MEASA region.

Private Label & Licensing Expo

PRIME SPOT

A power-packed agenda of industry leading speakers shedding light on the fastest growing trends in private label. The programme will also include a live pitch of the newest, the most impressive food and non-food products FMCG products. Join a panel of top private label buyers in the region as they consider what they will add to their “own brands”. This exciting new feature is a must-attend for all retailers and category buyers who are on the lookout for the best global private label products to introduce under their brand in 2021!

PRIME CONNECT

Be part of the only dedicated Private Label meetings programme in the region. Become a visitor and start networking even before the event, schedule meetings and do business the efficient way!

Thinking Masterclass Sessions

Be part of a two day masterclass led by the Innovation experts at KPMG, that will equip you with the tools and techniques for developing an innovation-driven mindset and lead a culture of innovation to develop business resilience, brand excellence and customer empathy.

INNOVATION ZONE

Innovation is the key to new opportunities. The Innovation Zone is where you can head to have Express Innovation Dialogues with experts to understand how an Innovation driven business can boost both Brand and Demand and build the strategy for future resilience in time of VUCA (Volatility, Uncertainty, Confusion and Ambiguity).

YUMMEX MIDDLE EAST

MUNCH! STAGE

Health, wellbeing, salt and sugar levels, fair trade, traceability, quality, novelty… Heightened consumers expectations are disrupting confectionery and bring their lot of challenges to be tackled together with brand new opportunities to be seized.

This is an exciting time for the confectionery & snacks landscape! This October, join the crème of the industry at Munch! stage to hear about the latest trends, developments, regulatory updates and innovations to help you sustain your competitive edge and have your products sell like hot cakes!

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

Do you want to meet the newest exhibitors and their products of the sweets and snacks market in the MENA region? Then our Newcomers are just what you are looking for!

Experience products that have never been presented at yummex ME before.

Be the first to speak to our Newcomers and take this chance to check the newest products in the market. Check our Newcomer’s profiles before you visit the show and connect with them in our Newcomer Area at yummex ME – live and in-person!

The following exhibitors will be present...

Sweet Tastes of the World

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.

GLOBAL DATES MARKET

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.

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