Home / News /

Official Kitchen Equipment Partner to the Hotel Asia Exhibition 2024

10 May 2024

Hotel Asia 2024, International Culinary Challenge is Returning for its 18th Edition, the premier platform for businesses looking to supply into the thriving hospitality and HORECA (Hotel, Restaurant, and Café/Catering) industry of the Maldives, is back with its 18th edition, promising to be the biggest event yet with twice as much exhibitors, space and participation, over the previous edition.

Prepare your taste buds and mark your calendars because the most exciting culinary event of the year is just around the corner! The Hotel Asia Exhibition and International Culinary Challenge 2024 is set to captivate food enthusiasts and industry professionals alike from May 13 to 15 at two locations, Dharubaaruge and Usfasgandu, Male, Maldives.

Exhibition Invitation

This gastronomic extravaganza promises a feast for the senses, bringing together renowned chefs, innovative culinary experts, and hospitality professionals under one roof. From delectable dishes to groundbreaking culinary techniques, this event is a melting pot of creativity, talent, and passion for the art of food and hospitality.Hotel Asia 2024 is set to showcase the finest supplies in to the hotel, resort, restaurant food, safari boat, and service industries in the breath-taking tropical paradise islands of the Maldives.

This exhibition is spearheaded by the Maldives Exhibition and Conference Services (MECS) with the unstinting support of BBM since its inception. This year’s edition of Hotel Asia will feature nearly 300 stalls across two different venues, with the active participation of 45 countries to solidify this event as a hub for all hospitality industry-related products and services, including catering equipment, food and beverage, furniture and tableware, health and leisure equipment among others.

In previous exhibition

The vibrant atmosphere at the event can be described as nothing short of spectacular. Imagine a bustling scene filled with culinary excitement, the air rich with tantalizing aromas and the sounds of sizzling pans and enthusiastic chatter. Booths adorned with exquisite gastronomic creations, chefs showcasing their skills with precision and flair, and visitors engrossed in the sensory delights unfolding before them. The ambiance pulsates with energy, creativity, and a shared passion for all things food and hospitality. It's a kaleidoscope of flavors, colors, and experiences, a true feast for the senses that leaves a lasting impression on all who attend.

Hotel Asia is now the largest exhibition of its kind in the Maldives, serving as an unparalleled opportunity for entrepreneurs and businesses to explore new avenues for growth, expansion, and customer satisfaction with distinctive and exciting merchandise, amenities, and tastes.

A major highlight of the upcoming Hotel Asia 2024 is the esteemed International Culinary Challenge, which will host 25 competitions with 20 distinguished judges from the World Chef’s Guild and 10 rookie judges from the Maldives.

This culinary extravaganza will be held at the Maldives National University and Dharubaaruge, Male, Maldives, from May 12 to 15, 2024, and promises to showcase the finest culinary talents and innovations, further elevating the Maldives as a gastronomic destination.

Commenting on the upcoming exhibition, MECS Director and Chief Operating Officer Husnie Rauf said: “We are thrilled to announce the 18th edition of Hotel Asia, which is poised to be a landmark event for the hospitality and culinary industries in The Maldives. With an extensive line-up of exhibitors, competitions, and esteemed judges, Hotel Asia 2024 will offer an unparalleled platform for networking, learning, and business opportunities.”

AVS Subrahmanyam, COO of Bestbuy Maldives (BBM), which is the main sponsor of the event, stated: “At Bestbuy Maldives, we have been proud supporters of Hotel Asia since its beginning. This long-standing partnership reflects our deep commitment to fostering the Maldivian hospitality industry. Hotel Asia's impressive growth year after year mirrors the dynamism of our nation’s tourism sector, and we’re thrilled to be a part of it. We warmly invite all the talented artisans and culinary stars to join us at this exciting event and showcase your skills on a world-class platform.”

Moreover, Susan Chen, Chief Managing Director at GFD Commercial Technology Co., Ltd, which is the co-sponsor of the event, also commented, stating: “We are excited to participate in the Hotel Asia exhibition, highlighting our exceptional services on commercial kitchen projects. As a leading kitchen equipment supplier, importer, and exporter in the China,UAE, Middle East, and international markets, we are committed to serving you and ensuring the smooth and successful completion of the resort and hotel project.INEO proudly serve as a trusted supply partner to numerous five-star hotels, dining restaurants, catering companies, bakeries, ship chandlers, airlines, cruise lines, and hospitals both locally and internationally. Visit our booth No.A87 to experience excellence in our latest cooking range and service we offer.”

Hotel Asia 2024 is supported by Bestbuy Maldives (BBM), along with co-sponsor Safco International General Trading. Additionally, the event is also supported by esteemed partners including Guangdong GFD Commercial Technology Co., Ltd (Official Kitchen Equipment Partner), Oxon (Pvt.) Ltd (Official Smart Technology Partner), Uniforms Unlimited (Official Uniforms Partner), Total Transport Solutions Maldives (Pvt.) Ltd (Official Logistics Partner), Red Creatic (Official Printing Partner), Hotelier Maldives (Official Media Partner) and Dhiraagu (Digital Partner).

Official Kitchen Equipment Partner to the Hotel Asia Exhibition 2024 @ Male, Maldives | INEO Kitchen Equipment

Join us at the Hotel Asia Exhibition and International Culinary Challenge in Maldives, and be a part of a celebration of food, culture, and innovation. Come discover, taste, and experience the best that the culinary world has to offer. See you there!

Mark your calendars and get ready for a culinary journey like no other. Stay tuned for more updates and let the countdown to this epic event begin!

INEO Kitchen A87 Booth Invitation

Keywords: Kitchen Equipment Partner

Originally published 10 May 2024, updated 10 May 2024.

More News