Under the auspices of Minister of Information and Minister of State for Youth Affairs Sheikh Salman Al-Humoud Al-Sabah, the Horeca Kuwait 2017 exhibition was held from 16 to 18 January at the Kuwait International Fairgrounds in Mishref. The three-day exhibition witnessed the participation of over 80 companies specialized in hospitality, catering and hotel equipment.
The exhibition also served the added purpose of encouraging innovation and development in the catering and hotel equipment industries in Kuwait. The event was organized by the Leaders Group Company for Consulting and Development in collaboration with the Hospitality Services Company. Al Othman & Al Bisher Trading Company, a golden sponsor of the exhibition, was among several sponsors of Horeca 2017.
Speaking to the media, Minister of Information Sheikh Al-Humoud Al-Sabah emphasized the benefits of the expo in the government’s development plans and in promoting investment, which in turn, could spur the national youth to be more actively involved in similar endeavors. For her part, General Manager of Leaders Group Company Nabila Al-Anjeri remarked on the growth of the culinary business, and stated that around 80 nutrition and catering companies were participating in the expo.
Teams of chefs from all over the world tested their skill in the live competitions that included display competitions for creating exquisite sculptures with materials such as chocolate, fruit, ice and bread. Chefs were also eager to share their knowledge and tips with the public.