Bahrain and China to work together


Chinese Centre for Kitchen Equipment Co. WLL (CCKEC), a company specializing in the design, supply, and installation of food service, catering, and bakery equipment, will showcase its wide range of branded products at the second annual Food and Hospitality Expo 2010 to be held on February 8-10, 2011 at the Bahrain International Exhibition & Convention Centre.

Bahrain Exhibition & Convention Authority/BECA (organizers) recently signed the agreement with CCKEC to participate in Food and Hospitality Expo, Bahrain’s largest gathering of food, beverage, and hospitality industry professionals.

“Food & Hospitality Expo serves as a strategic platform for those in the food, beverage, and hospitality business, wishing to access a market of more than 274 million people in the northern Gulf alone. Its concept and program of workshops will optimize dialogue between exhibitors and retailers, participants, and visitors in this industry,” said Hassan Jaffer Mohammed, CEO of BECA.

CCKEC GM Huang You Sheng said, “We represent a very comprehensive range of high-quality manufactured equipment, of which many have been received with extreme success in the market place. In addition, we carry a comprehensive stock of spare parts at our warehouse facilities in Bahrain, [and] our operations are fully-computerized and supported by a team of highly-qualified technicians for installation, maintenance, and service back up.”

CCKEC represents some of the world-renowned companies in the industry that manufacture hotel, bakery, and restaurant equipment including Amana (USA), Metal Technica (Italy), Solis (Switzerland), Fast (UK and USA), Hallde (Switzerland), and Yurbo Chef (Netherlands). Other key principals of the company include APW/Wyott (USA), Champion (Italy), Hickory (USA), IGF (Italy) and Scanomat (Denmark).

Many local and regional companies have already confirmed their participation in this event, which will feature everything related to food and beverage, catering equipment, food processing technology, and packaging products. CCKEC joins Coca-Cola, Noor Al Bahrain, The Diplomat Radisson BLU Hotel, Moevenpick Hotel Regency Inter.Continental Hotel, Tamkeen (Labour Fund), Bahrain Chamber of Commerce and Industry, and Bahrain Airport Services in showcasing the latest innovations in the industry. Gulf Air is the official carrier.