yummex ME: 07.–09.11.2021 #yummexME

Good reasons

9 excellent reasons to attend

Exhibits, keynotes, networking, interaction and many ground-breaking ideas. yummex ME, the only confectionery fair in the MENA region, puts the industry and your brand in the right light. Experience tomorrow’s trends up close and get inspired by new business ideas for your business success. Be there, when yummex ME opens its doors again.

Find out more about why yummex ME is your gateway to new business in the Middle East.

Look at these key ingredients for new business:

Excellent market opportunities

A high potential market with significant opportunities for all confectionery and snacks producers – that is the Middle East. With its focused profile and highly targeted audience, yummex ME allows exhibitors to improve their sales and business relations.

Find out more about why yummex ME in Dubai is your gateway to the growing Middle East confectionery and snacks market with our  market insights  .

Excellent partners

With Koelnmesse and Dubai World Trade Centre (DWTC) a network of international industry professionals has joined hands to make yummex ME the leading platform for the sweets, snacks and confectionery industry in the Middle East.

Excellent synergies

Leverage the power of the region’s leading speciality events and create new business opportunities across diverse F&B market channels.

Gulfood Manufacturing : food and beverage processing industry event

Prime-Private Label & Licensing : Exhibition for Food and Non-Food FMCG product mix expansion and brand placement

www.speciality.ae The leading gourmet & fine food expo for the MENA region

Excellent development

A success story continues, established in 2007. Follow the footsteps of hundreds of high-profile international exhibitors in order to benchmark, compete and increase your market share. Find out in detail what has driven the success of yummex ME as the only trade show in the MENA region dedicated to sweets and snacks.

Excellent acceptance by visitors and exhibitors

The position of yummex ME as the leading confectionery fair in the MENA region was underlined by the record attendance of more than 9,000 visitors who met 252 exhibitors in the 2019 edition!

Exhibitor profile
Producers and food manufacturers of products in packets ready to sell in shops in the following sectors: chocolate, chocolate products, sugar confectionery, biscuits, snack foods, trend snacks, natural sweets, breakfast snacks, ice cream, deep frozen confectionery.

Excellent possibilities

Only when the atmosphere is right can the best conversations take place, and the best ideas and partnerships flourish. Meet the most influential decision makers of the regional confectionery and snacks industry at yummex ME. Target your future customers in this region and take advantage of Middle East business networking at its best! Find out more in our detailed  visitor profile .

Excellent roots – powered by ISM and Gulfood

yummex ME is the successful satellite exhibition of the ISM, the world's largest trade fair for sweets and snacks, and of Gulfood, the number 1 food & hospitality show in the MENA region. With these excellent roots, yummex ME provides the leading business trade platform for producers and manufacturers of the sweets, confectionery and snack industry.

Excellent chances to revive your export business

Take the chance to revive your export business and use the networking possibilities yummex ME offers its exhibitors after the forced downtime in the year 2020. Use this platform to meet decision makers, buyers and distributors from the MENA region and beyond.

Excellent destination

Dubai is the hub for food exports not only to the MENA region but also to Africa and South Asia and located right in the centre of these major markets.

The numbers of buyers visiting from Africa and South Asia have been proven to increase on a yearly basis. Take this chance and reach out to markets you wanted to reach out for many years!

„Participating for the first time in the MENA region and surprised positively.“

Betty Ice