HN Meets Talabat’s CEO Tomaso Rodriguez

HN Meets Talabat’s CEO Tomaso Rodriguez

Unlike other businesses, we chose to invest heavily into our platform and into marketing our restaurants over cutting costs and our budgets.

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Exclusive: COVID-19 effects on the region’s foodservice industry

Exclusive: COVID-19 effects on the region’s foodservice industry

HN spoke to Aaron Allen, CEO and chief strategist of Aaron Allen & Associates to know more about how the region’s F&B scene would look.

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USD 100M fund from Diageo to help pubs and bars recover after lockdown

USD 100M fund from Diageo to help pubs and bars recover after lockdown

From 24 June 2020, bar owners will be able to register their interest for the ‘Raising the Bar’ program via www.diageobaracademy.com globally.

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Nakheel opens new community club at Warsan Village

Nakheel opens new community club at Warsan Village

Warsan Club is the fourth Nakheel community club in Dubai. The others are at Jumeirah Islands, Al Furjan and Jebel Ali. 

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Flat-rate mobile food delivery app Grub launches in the UAE

Flat-rate mobile food delivery app Grub launches in the UAE

For customers, Grub is designed to be user-friendly and is a free to use mobile food-ordering application available on iOS and Android.

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60 seconds with Rana Khoury, GM of Crumz in Amman

60 seconds with Rana Khoury, GM of Crumz in Amman

Our plans were to expand and franchise inside and beyond Jordan. However, at the moment, we do not have a clear vision due to the current uncertainties.

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MERA: Together we are stronger

MERA: Together we are stronger

There is no doubt that 2020 is going to be a break-even year – where the battle will be focused on survival rather than make profits.

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KSA and UAE’s F&B market to surpass USD 80B this year

KSA and UAE’s F&B market to surpass USD 80B this year

Rising health awareness, product differentiation, and convenience of online food platforms are key factors to drive the F&B market in the KSA and UAE

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Eye on the F&B’s investment landscape post COVID-19

Eye on the F&B’s investment landscape post COVID-19

If the pandemic is controlled at the beginning of 2021, investment flow will resume towards the new business models.

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Aline Kamakian debuts a cooking video channel on YouTube

Aline Kamakian debuts a cooking video channel on YouTube

“I had the intention to kick off this initiative a while ago, then came COVID-19 so it was the best opportunity,” explained Kamakian.

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