Nuova Simonelli will be bringing its innovative espresso machines to Dubai from 25 – 28 February for the Gulfood 2013 exhibition. The annual showcase in the capital of the United Arab Emirates welcomes exhibitors and visitors from over 150 countries. Nuova Simonelli will be there with its own stand in Hall 2, Stand 2/24. In a statement, Nuova Simonelli said that Gulfood takes place at the center of a region of great commercial interest with fast-growing markets. The Italian-based espresso machine manufacturers said they have been in the Middle East for years, where the company has a “prestigious clientele”. One of the largest hotels in Dubai has equipped its bars, restaurants and suites with 75 Nuova Simonelli machines of various types. Gulfood will take place at the World Trade Centre. Nuova Simonelli will be showcasing a high level of technology with the Aurelia II – T3. Nuova Simonelli technicians will offer daily presentations and demonstrations of the Aurelia II T3, which has been chosen by the World Barista Championships as the official espresso machine. The company will also feature the Appia, the Musica and the superautomatic Prontobar.