Exhibitors seek to expand their reach at SIAL Middle East 2017

Exhibitors seek to expand their reach at SIAL Middle East 2017

25.11.2017: Organic, health-orientated food companies to carve out share of UAE market worth AED 154 million Abu Dhabi Date Palm Exhibition

Organic, health-orientated food companies to carve out share of UAE market worth AED 154 million

Abu Dhabi Date Palm Exhibition opens door to on-site sales for publics




photo caption:    SIAL Middle East will provide an ideal platform for local and international food manufacturers looking to expand into the organic foods industry




With an increasing importance being placed on health and lifestyle, especially in the UAE, organically sourced and healthy foods are becoming part of a staple diet.



According to numbers published by the Organic Trade Association, the estimate size for total organic market consumer sales for organic products in the UAE totals AED154Mil per year, making it the 38th largest market in the world.



On top of this, an increase in consumption of health and wellness products (6.6% CAGR), organic packaged food and beverages (9.8% CAGR), and organic packaged food consumption (9.8% CAGR) was predicted from the years 2015-2018, signalling a shift in consumer behaviour towards health-orientated foods.



Aiming to provide an ideal platform for local and international food manufacturers looking to expand into the lucrative industry of organic food products, SIAL Middle East will run from 12-14 December at the Abu Dhabi National Exhibition Centre, and held in a strategic partnership with the Abu Dhabi Food Control Authority (ADFCA), as part of the Abu Dhabi Food Festival and organized by the department of Culture and Tourism.



Recognising SIAL ME’s status as an expanding hub for industry professionals, Mawasim Organic, are set to showcase their full range of organic products.




Abdulnasser Alshamsi, CEO for Mawasim Organic said, “SIAL Middle East has provided a strong platform for the growing food, beverage and hospitality event in the MENA region, and we are looking forward to showcasing our organic fresh local farm produce from fruits, vegetables and herbs such as: sweet corn, cucumber, potato and mint.



Additionally, Mawasim Organic has a wide section of certified organic products such as cheese and dairy, butchery, bakery, grocery to health & beauty products.



“Mawasim has rapidly grown into a trusted local Emirati brand, carrying locally grown organic produce, harvested at Al Rawafed Organic Agricultural farm,” added Alshamsi.



For New Zealand based Blossom Hill Farm, halal products and superfoods will take centre-stage.



Mark Allport Founder of Blossom Hill Farm said, “Blossom Hill farm is inspired by four generations of New Zealand family farming, and we represent a range of beautiful artisan farm produce and Halal certified products. Also, we will have an exciting new range of beverages from New Zealand as well as some new combinations of Superfood NutSpreads.”



With more than 40 million date palms in the UAE, and with the fruit largely considered a superfood due to its high sources of energy, fibre and vitamins, many suppliers are keen to show-off their products at Abu Dhabi Date Palm Exhibition, the only event in the world dedicated for the date palm industry, which will be co-located with SIAL Middle East. This year’s edition will be the first to allow on-site sales.



Capitalising on the popularity and high consumption of the medjool date in the Middle East, USA firm Double Date Packing is taking part in SIAL Middle East for the first time.  “The event is known to have a high concentration of procurement professionals,” said Hope Barbee from Double Date. 



“This will be our first ever trade show outside of the USA and we hope to raise the bar on the quality of the majdool date currently in the market.  We offer the highest quality of whole majdool dates in a variety of consumer packages and we remain committed to delivering our customers the very best.”



Jenaan Investment, an agricultural investment company, are also looking to enter the healthy and free range market. Based in the country's capital, Abu Dhabi, SIAL Middle East will provide the perfect platform to showcase Jenaan’s new projects, partnerships as well as announcing new initiatives.



Additionally, Jenaan plans to sign new agreements and expand their international network, and will work closely with the Abu Dhabi government to support the emirate's food security programme agenda, and has recently implemented a large date palm plantation in Egypt. They also plan to launch a new animal services business for local farmers at SIAL Middle East.



The eighth edition of SIAL Middle East, co-located with the Abu Dhabi Date Palm Exhibition, will host more than 22,000 industry professionals and 900 exhibitors this year.



SIAL Middle East returns with support from Host Sponsor: Abu Dhabi Chamber, Diamond Sponsor: Jenaan Investments, Silver Sponsors: Al Rawafed and Abu Dhabi Farmers’ Services Centre, Bronze Sponsor: Mai Dubai and The Deep Seafood Company, and Halal Certification Sponsor: Emirates Authority for Standardization & Metrology.

 

 

Hanae Ouakrime / Sean Muir,Total Communications also photos

Permanent-URL: http://www.automobilsport.com/sial-middle-east-2017-exhibitors-expand-reach---170529.html

25.11.2017 / MaP

Weitere Beiträge

Dubai land transactions soar by AED30 billion over five years
25.11.2017
Business Bay a key area for more land development says fäm Properties chief after company secured AED700 million plot dealThe value of annual land sales in Dubai has r weiter >>
Dubai Municipality starts geotechnical investigation for Dubai Strategic Sewer Tunnel Project
21.11.2017
Multi-billion dirham project to construct more than 70km of tunnels as part of broader  development of modern city infrastructure geared to population growthCaption:    Dubai Municipality and engineering consultant Parsons have begun exploratory w weiter >>
Lack of transparency must be addressed to progress Middle East Financial Markets
21.11.2017
 ICA Conference in Dubai to discuss importance of GCC sovereign wealth funds photo caption:    Colin Ellis: “Greater transparency would bolster investor confidence” weiter >>
Financial Markets Conference Dubai challenges industry experts to brace for change
18.11.2017
 ICA Conference in Dubai to address the rise of populism in the West, the importance of GCC sovereign wealth funds and the sharing economyA leading economic macro analyst has called for a “Mini Marshall Plan” to help the Middle East push up economic growth and reduce dependency on commodities. weiter >>
ATCUAE Endeavours to Curtail Fraudulent International Driving Licenses
14.11.2017
The digital age brings with it both conveniences and challenges. Eveything is at our fingertips from groceries to high end luxury items to government documents. This has made our lives much easier and freed up time to spend at work or at leisure. However, the advent of online shopping comes at a small price. The number of fraudulent vendors has increased over the y weiter >>
Dubai property development to deliver 163,840 new units over next five years
13.11.2017
New fäm Properties real time analysis of real estate data aims to make buying decisions more rational for investors, end-usersProperty development in Dubai is scheduled to deliver another 387 real estate projects offering 163,840 new units weiter >>
Berkeley Assets sets up MENA HQ in Dubai
12.11.2017
Multi-asset firm invests in real estate, hospitality, logistics and technology sectors; sets task to change the face of private equity in the regionphoto caption:    Justin Quan, weiter >>
SIAL Middle East to host 22,000 food industry experts
11.11.2017
Four new features enrich 8th edition of exhibition; Abu Dhabi Date Palm Exhibition to host 80 date producers, suppliers from 12 countries photo caption:     Onsite sale of date fruit for the first time at Abu Dhabi Date Palm Exhibition weiter >>
Butti Saeed Al Kindi officially opens HR Summit & Expo 2017
06.11.2017
Digital technologies offer infinite possibilities to HR professionals Caption:    The HR Summit & Expo was officially opened by Butti Saeed Al Kindi, Second Deputy Chairman of the Dubai World Trade CentreButti weiter >>
Dubai Off-plan property sales edge ahead of ready transactions for first time since 2008
06.11.2017
Shift away from speculation shows signs of market maturing says fäm Properties chief Al MsaddiOff-plan property sales now account for more than half of total real estate transactions in Dubai for the first time sinc weiter >>
Exhibitors at HR Summit & Expo Dubai to showcase innovative, breakthrough services
05.11.2017
Tech solutions, data analytics to ready HR pros for key role in organisational strategyphoto caption:    HR tech solutions to be showcased at this year’s HR Summit & ExpoHuman resources professionals who adopt the weiter >>
Dubai continues its quest to become the most active city in the World
04.11.2017
This weekend marked the half-way point of the inaugural Dubai Fitness Challenge which sees hundreds of thousands of participants from across the city commit to 30 minutes of any exercise for 30 days.In a huge fitness event at the city’s worl weiter >>
District One Residences takes centre stage at Dubai Property Show in Mumbai
01.11.2017
Caption:     District One Residences, a new low to mid rise apartment concept in Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum City – District One, will be showcased at Dubai Property Show Mumbai, 3-5 November, Bandra Kurla Complex weiter >>
FÄM Properties chief honoured by Dubai Land Department
26.10.2017
.... for outstanding contribution to Dubai real estateAl Msaddi has built one of the emirate’s leading real estate brokerages in just eight yearsCaption:     Firas Al Msaddi – honoured for his outstanding contribution weiter >>
On-time delivery growin in value for Dubai residential property investors - developer
21.10.2017
ARTAR says punctuality, fire safety becoming increasingly important factors in high rise home buying decisions photo caption:   ARTAR Real Estate Development COO, Eng Okbah Abdulkarim weiter >>
Moorfields Eye Hospital Dubai shares optical expertise at VISION-X
18.10.2017
Delivering a keynote session during the Moorfields Eye Hospital Dubai Ophthalmic Symposium, Sharon Hussain, an orthoptist from the Dubai branch shared her expertise on the aftercare of paediatric cataract extraction with Vision-X Opticare Conference delegates. weiter >>
Humaid Mohammed Al Qatami, Dubai Health Authority officially opens Vision X-2017
17.10.2017
Contact lens designers in full force to tap into Middle East MarketHis Excellency Humaid Mohammed Obaid Al Qatami, Director General of the Dubai Health Authority today officially opened the Middle East’s largest optical trade show, Vision-X 2017, we weiter >>
South East Asian companies boost presence at Vision-X to bid for global business prospects
15.10.2017
South Korean Designer to snap up market share for sunglasses in Middle EastCaption:                 TARA Eyewear’s uniquely patented clip-on sunglasses: Snap Shades weiter >>
Cityscape Global recorded off-plan sales top AED870 million
12.10.2017
More than 45,000 participants attended Middle East’s leading real estate property showcaseCaption:    The Dubai Land Department reported more than AED870 million worth of property was sold during Cityscape Global weiter >>
ATCUAE Supports RTA in Fully Electronic Approval of Tourism Certificates
03.10.2017
In an effort to reduce paper waste and support the UAE government authorities in becoming more sustainable, the Automobile and Touring Club of the UAE (ATCUAE) is now supporting the Dubai Roads and Transport Authority (RTA) in the fully weiter >>
Vision-X Dubai: Futuristic glasses, an alternative cure for children with lazy eyes?
03.10.2017
Moorfields Eye Hospital Dubai expert will highlight treatments for amblyopia during Vision-X conferencesCaption:     Futuristic glasses, an alternative cure for children with lazy eyes?LCD occlusion glasses, designed t weiter >>
Bustling Emirates Motorsport Expo a treat for motorsport fans
17.09.2017
Expo patron Mohammed Ben Sulayem headlines ATCUAE season launch at Dubai Autodrome Photo caption:   Mohammed Ben Sulayem at the Emirates Motorsport Expo 15 September 2017 weiter >>
Iconix accelerates international growth with opening of office in Dubai
17.09.2017
Iconix Brand Group, Inc., the world’s premier brand management company with a diverse portfolio of more than 30 consumer brands, announces today that the company has opened its first office in Dubai. The new Dubai base is intended to drive global expansion for Iconix in the Middle East and North Africa, as well as support existing strategic allianc weiter >>
Expanded Emirates Motorsport Expo returns to Dubai
13.09.2017
Mohammed Ben Sulayem to headline ATCUAE Season Launch at Dubai AutodromePhoto caption:    ATCUAE President Mohammed Ben Sulayem – “The remarkable turnout we received from the first Expo made it clear that weiter >>
Cityscape Global Dubai registers 25% growth
13.09.2017
...year on year for visitors on first two daysPhoto caption:    Cityscape Global registers 25% increase in visitors for first two days. Major developers confirm host of real estate sales amidst a surge o weiter >>
Saudi investors to keep faith in Dubai real estate
13.09.2017
ARTAR COO says the emirate’s property market has a proven reputation for delivering long-term benefits Saudi Arabian investors will continue to put their faith in Dubai real estate because the emirate’s property market has a proven re weiter >>
Property buyers told to focus on supply factor when weighing up investment options
13.09.2017
Fäm Properties CEO AL Msaddi says creative marketing can confuse inexperienced investorsInvestors weighing up their options in Dubai real estate were warned today to focus on un weiter >>
Cityscape Global Awards for emerging markets
12.09.2017
... celebrate international architectural excellencePhoto caption: Winners of the Cityscape Global Awards for the Emerging MarketsMore than 300 entrants shortlisted to 11 winners from UAE, Bahrain, Saudi Arabia, Kuwait, Argentina, weiter >>
Dubai property market changing face
12.09.2017
Building surge highlights changing face of investment in Dubai real estate - Al MsaddiFäm Properties CEO spotlights market shift at Cityscape Global as plot owners take development route, land advisory set to boom, speculators fade weiter >>
© 2001-2017 copyright automobilsport.com