Founded in Abu Dhabi in 2009 by H.E. Mr Ahmed Al Darmaki & Mr Aldaba Saif Aldarmaki, Emirates Hospitality set out with a vision to integrate the world’s most successful global brands in the UAE market.
That mission continues to this day. With a passion for retail, the company has developed relationships with many of the best brands in the industry, introducing them to the UAE and the wider region. Emirates Hospitality is also expanding internationally and launching concepts worldwide across Asia, Europe, the Middle East and North Africa, and the U.S.
Today, the company’s dedicated team manage numerous operations across the entertainment, food and beverage and leisure industries, including several beverage concessions operations, plated speciality meals for conventions and large banquets, and event management solutions.
Emirates Hospitality’s brands include the speciality coffee concept, Arabica. Brewed in Japan since 1998, Arabica has earned a global reputation for its taste and high quality. Another of the company’s leading operations is HACCI, a beauty brand whose products focus on the healing and beautifying properties of honey.
The company is also the sole UAE license holder of Sarabeth’s, an award-winning bakery and restaurant originating in New York. The brand has won over 18 NASFT awards and was included in Oprah Winfrey’s prestigious ‘Favourite Things’ list. Emirates Hospitality has introduced the brand to Dubai and has plans to open another outlet in Abu Dhabi.