Emirates Flight Catering becomes exclusive FandB partner for CocaCola Arena
- June 6, 2022
- FMCG HORECA BUSINESS
Emirates Flight Catering (EKFC) has entered into a partnership with CocaCola Arena. As the exclusive FandB partner of Dubai’s home of live entertainment, EKFC will provide a full range of catering and hospitality services for all events and conferences, including menu development, food production, logistics and service staff.
Daniel Wells, Commercial Vice President of EKFC, said, “We are proud to have earned the trust of the CocaCola Arena and look forward to providing the very best in service to their guests.
“Having successfully organized popular local events such as Dubai Rugby 7s, Dubai Airshow and Jazzfest, we are currently looking to expand our catering business to become Dubai’s premier caterer. We refine our local cuisine offerings with a dedicated team of Emirati chefs to offer contemporary international menus suitable for any occasion.The CocaCola Arena is an ideal platform to show what our talented team of chefs and hospitality professionals are capable of.
“We will ensure our food and beverage offerings align with the goals of the stadium and the incredible events it hosts. Creating a flexible menu that can change based on the arena welcome demographic is a challenge we will master. We will provide an enjoyable and quality experience at every level.”
Mark Jan Kar, General Manager of CocaCola Arena said: “We are delighted to announce our partnership with Emirates Flight Catering, part of the Emirates Group give.We look forward to strengthening our catering services while learning and implementing best practices in both industries to continue improving food and beverage services at The CocaCola Arena. The partnership will also provide us with ample opportunity as we examine how we can operate the venue 365 days a year outside of normal event
EKFC is a culinary innovator and producer of premium foods. Owns and operates the largest food manufacturing facility in the GCC region and provides quality services to more than 100 clients including leading airlines and hotels with a team of 8,000 highly skilled foodservice and hospitality professionals.
In recent years, the company has significantly improved its offering to further diversify its portfolio and expand its customer base.Founded Foodcraft, a gourmet grocery store offering fresh home cooking ingredients and co-invested in facilities to become the first registered and certified Kosher Food (Kosher Arabia) producer in the UAE and the largest vertical farm in the world build up. Bustanika).
EKFC has also contributed to the success of Dubai Expo 2020 by providing world-class hospitality services at the Emirates, New Zealand and DP World pavilions and more than 100 events including concerts, conferences and high-level government meetings.
In addition, EKFC has invested in state-of-the-art infrastructure and technology to further improve environmental efficiency. The company’s investments include a rooftop solar energy system, which has helped reduce CO2 emissions from electricity use by 15%.