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  • 7-9 November 2021
  • Dubai World Trade Centre

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The sweetest place for business

The leading sweets & snacks event for the Middle East & North Africa region


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Confectionery Industry Report

Confectionery Industry Report

Free whitepaper on MENA's snacks and ready-to-eat industry by Euromonitor now available. 

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A world of innovations

See thousands of sweet and snack product launches at the show that are sure to delight your customers. 

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The leading sweets & snacks event for the Middle East & North Africa region will take place from 7 - 9 November 2021.

yummex Middle East - A highly anticipated satellite exhibition of the world-famous ISM Cologne, is the No.1 platform for manufacturers of sweets, confectionery and snacks to display their products and innovations to the region's snacks and confectionery professionals. 

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Meet potential clients for dedicated product segments

One of the top reasons visitors attend yummex is to source new products and meet face-to-face with renowned companies in the sweets & snack industry. 

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

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

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Featured Exhibitors

Witness the most innovative and sales-worthy product innovations from global sweets and snacks manufacturers. 


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"Together we can redefine the future of travel" 

- Helal Saeed Almarri, Director General, Dubai Tourism

Dubai to welcome tourists from July 7

Dubai to welcome tourists from July 7

The Supreme Committee of Crisis and Disaster Management added that the emirate's airports would start receiving residents stranded abroad from June 22, 2020.

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Guidelines for Tourists

Guidelines for Tourists

The committee announced new protocols and conditions for citizens, residents and tourists travelling into or out of Dubai airports. There is a detailed guidelines shared by the Dubai Media Office

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Global date market
The Middle East date fruit market will reach US$ 9.1 billion by 2025. Explore the latest date products under one roof at yummex.
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Munch! Stage

Munch! Stage

An active platform to learn, discuss and be inspired by well known thought leaders on trends and insights impacting the sweets & snacks industry globally.

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Innovation Awards

Innovation Awards

See the 2019 winning products which were recognised as game changers in the industry.

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Brand Licencing Workshops

Delivering expert coaching on brand licensing marketing opportunities. Learn how to choose the right brand for your campaign and track ROI for ultimate business success.

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A show for all key sweet and snack trade buyers


Powerful co-location ensuring the biggest shake-up of the entire F&B industry

Sponsors & Partners

A big thank you to our valued sponsors and partners for being a part of the show.