Travel Retail and Duty Free Business Intelligence    Wednesday 25 May 2016


HMSHost named Gala Dinner Platinum Sponsor for FAB 2013 in Dubai

Published: 19/04/13

Source: ©The Moodie Report

By Genevieve Knevitt, Editor, The Foodie Report

"We’re honoured to join FAB in its focus on recognising stellar food & beverage in airports "
Tom Fricke
President & CEO
INTERNATIONAL. The Moodie Report and sister title The Foodie Report are delighted to announce HMSHost as the Gala Dinner Platinum Sponsor of the third Airport Food & Beverage (FAB) Conference & Awards, to be held in Dubai on 1-3 October 2013.

The event, to be hosted by Dubai Airports at the stunning Atlantis, The Palm, is designed to champion excellence and innovation in travel-related food & beverage.

Following the success of last year's event in Amsterdam, FAB 2013 promises to be an extraordinary celebration of the best in travel dining with a two-day conference and highly anticipated awards ceremony.

As one of the event's Platinum Sponsors, HMSHost will treat guests to a glittering gala dinner during the awards ceremony.

“HMSHost is very much looking forward to welcoming guests to The Moodie Report’s 2013 Food & Beverage Conference as a Platinum Sponsor," said HMSHost President & CEO Tom Fricke. "As the host of the Platinum Gala Dinner, we’ll be able to bring industry leaders together to celebrate the best in airport hospitality.

“We’re honoured to join FAB in its focus on recognising stellar food & beverage in airports and efforts to continually enhance the traveller’s experience.”

FAB attracts senior representatives from the world’s leading airports, railway station operators and F&B operators to network with industry peers, share insights and celebrate best practice in this fast-growing sector.

Atlantis, The Palm will host the highly anticipated FAB 2013 conference & awards
A dedicated FAB website will be launching soon with details on the conference agenda and speaker line-up. The website will also provide information on how to submit nominations for the FAB Awards, one of the highlights of the annual event.

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World-class restaurants: Atlantis, The Palm is the ideal venue to celebrate dining excellence

*NOTE: The Foodie Report is the sister title of The Moodie Report. Published monthly within The Moodie Report e-Zine, plus regular coverage on this website, The Foodie Report covers all revenue-generating travel-related food & beverage. For your free subscription please e-mail

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Click on the left-hand image to read coverage of last year's FAB event in Amsterdam. Moodie Corporate recently published a book on Dubai International Concourse A, which can be accessed in digital format by clicking on the image (right)