News 2015

Rice Creamery spreads geographical footprint

Posted on December 14, 2015

Rice Creamery spreads geographical footprint

Rice Creamery, the UAE’s latest home-grown conceptdeveloped by Glee Hospitality and dedicated to the quintessential Arabian dessert – ricepudding, is aggressively looking at spreading its footprint across the Gulf and Middle East, with spate of new openings planned in the coming months. (more…)

DESITA Helps Pasta & Sugo Bring Its ‘Street Food Franchise’ in the Middle East

Posted on December 13, 2015

DESITA Helps Pasta & Sugo Bring Its ‘Street Food Franchise’ in the Middle East

We, at DESITA are proud to announce yet another milestone in our journey! We have recently tied up with Pasta & Sugo – a leading ‘Italian Street Food’ brand, to help it export its ground-breaking pasta ‘street food franchise’ concept to the Middle East. (more…)

COFFEE ONE. Be your own barista.

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COFFEE ONE. Be your own barista.

COFFEE ONE corner is the Italian format of coffee to go.

COFFEE ONE applies the concept of modularity to the modern concept of coffee corner. A format completely modular and multifunctional suitable for small spaces, offering to its customers a new interactive and multisensorial experience with an unique and innovative modular good design. (more…)

Dubai, Milano and Abu Dhabi: our journey into the world of Trade Fairs (infographics)

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Dubai, Milano and Abu Dhabi: our journey into the world of Trade Fairs (infographics)

Dubai (Middle East Franchise Expo), Milano (Salone Franchising), Abu Dhabi (International Franchise Conference & Exhibition) and Milano again (Host hospitality fair). 

Events and exhibitions are undoubtedly very important occasions for companies and entrepreneurs interested in creating new synergies, giving birth to new ventures, expanding their business and meeting new partners and strategic suppliers. (more…)

54° East is pioneering “Food Trucks” services in the Middle East region

Posted on December 9, 2015

54° East is pioneering “Food Trucks” services in the Middle East region

54° East will change the appetite of the people in the Middle East with the launch of Round up in the region. They would like the customers to have a unique experience in the Food and Beverage industry at a very low cost. (more…)

Signing of cooperation agreement between MENAFA & ALNIMR International Exhibition

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Signing of cooperation agreement between MENAFA  & ALNIMR International Exhibition

Dubai – On November 25th 2015 the agreement of cooperation between MENAFA and ALNIMR International Exhibition was signed. This agreement aims at fruitful collaboration between both entities to host the first franchise Exhibition & Forum in Muscat, Oman on May 9th – 11th 2016. (more…)

DESITA Revamped Website!

Posted on October 15, 2015

DESITA Revamped Website!

Out with the old, in with the new – that’s the mantra we follow at DESITA.

In keeping with this philosophy, we’ve taken the first essential step to modernize things a bit, starting from our very presence on the web. (more…)

The BB Bakery Afternoon Tea Bus Tour

Posted on September 21, 2015

The BB Bakery Afternoon Tea Bus Tour

Looking for a unique London experience? The traditional English past time of Afternoon Tea just got a whole lot more exciting thanks to BB Bakery’s new Parisian-inspired Afternoon Tea Bus Tour. Enjoy High Tea while taking in the city’s most iconic landmark spots including The London Eye, Big Ben, The Houses of Parliament, Westminster Abbey, Marble Arch and more, all from the comfort of a vintage London 1960 Routemaster bus! (more…)

Sumo Sushi & Bento Scouting Franchisee Partner To Enter India

Posted on September 6, 2015

Sumo Sushi & Bento Scouting Franchisee Partner To Enter India

In an exclusive interview to Restaurant India, Alpha Maiava, Franchise Sales & International Growth, Franchise Department, Sumo Sushi & Bento, the casual dining Japanese restaurant in Dubai shares their expansion plan into the Indian market and the cities (more…)

Mikwar and Akkad (MAK) Lawfirm has been successfully referred to in the well-known Legal 500 Europe, Middle East, & Africa, in its’ twenty-fifth edition 2015.

Posted on September 3, 2015

Mikwar and Akkad (MAK) Lawfirm has been successfully referred to in the well-known Legal 500 Europe, Middle East, & Africa, in its’ twenty-fifth edition 2015.

MAK reference has been made in several legal areas in Saudi Arabia, including Islamic Banking and Finance (page 1641), Corporate and Mergers & Acquisitions (page 1643), Projects and Energy (page 1645). Furthermore, MAK Law Firm profile (on page 1650) shows a further detailed description of the Firm and its’ areas of specialization and expertise, including but not limited to: Franchise and Intellectual Property, Commercial, Real estate transactions, Litigation & Arbitration.