Middle East Food (MEF) magazine, published on a monthly basis since 1985 in a bi-lingual (English – Arabic) format by CPH World Media, is a leading B2B magazine that provides information about the latest developments and technologies related to the Food Processing, Ingredients, Packaging and Catering sectors.

Over 7800 printed copies of each MEF issue are distributed monthly to decision makers in leading private and public companies located in the MENA region involved in the food industry. Notifications are sent via email to over 20000 leading food-related companies located mostly in the MENA region to enable them download MEF issues as PDF documents or to browse them online.

Bonus copies of MEF magazine are distributed at leading food-related events held in the MENA region and beyond where MEF is generally recognized by organizers as either an official or a supporting magazine.

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Mr.Fathi Chatila • Mrs. Mona Chatila (1944 - 2006)


President Fathi Chatila / f.chatila@

General Manager Rabih Chatila (B.Arch) / r.chatila@

Administrative Manager Abdul Rahman Hallak / ar.hallak@

Editorial & Research
Editor-in-Chief Rola Hamdan Ghutmi / content@

Senior Editor & Researcher Dina Fawaz / d.fawaz@

Editor & Researcher Rawand Fakih / r.fakih@

Circulation & Marketing
Circulation & Marketing Manager Jad L. Aboulhosn / j.aboulhosn@

Information Technology
IT Operation & Support Officers Ali Zaraket / a.zaraket@ Mazen Bou Diab / m.boudiab@

Accounting & Finance

Assistant Accountant Hala Nizam / h.nizam@

Mail & Services

Mail &Services Manager Abdul Rahman Hallak / ar.hallak@

Mail & Services Officer Ali Zaraket / a.zaraket@

Graphic Design



Middle East Food (MEF) magazine can be received monthly by subscription. The yearly subscription rate to MEF is:

Subscription Rates:



1 Year


2 Years


3 Years


Arab Countries, Cyprus, Iran

1 Year


2 Years


3 Years


Africa, Europe, Turkey

1 Year


2 Years


3 Years


Other Countries/Regions

1 Year


2 Years


3 Years


Further information on multi-year subscription rates and membership privileges can be found on the inserted subscription & membership card. For special student and group/bulk subscription rates, please send your request to Mr. Jad Aboulhosn (Circulation & Marketing Manager) at:

List of Advertisers April 2014





Doehler GmbH


DWTC (Gulfood Manufacturing 2014)

Exhibition Management Services (Pty) Ltd. (Africa's Big Seven & SAITEX 2014)

Froste for General Trading L.L.C.


Handtmann Maschinenfabrik Gmbh & Co. KG

Heat & Control Pty Ltd.



Kanegrade Ltd.

KWT Machine Systems Co. Ltd.


Palsgaard A/S


Reed Tüyap Fuarcılık A.Ş. (Eurasia Packaging Istanbul 2014)



Stern-Wywiol Group (Hydrosol)


TROOSTWIJK Veilingen b.v.

YAMATO Scale Co. Ltd.

General Info

Editorial Regulations

Since we always aim to provide our readers with the latest and most important editorial content, and since we try to act as an information bridge / link between high-tech countries and the developing countries of the MENA region, we mention hereby the conditions for publishing editorial material in MEF, hoping that these instructions will be respected by authors. MEF’s editorial material is divided into articles and press releases. The press release is 200 to 400 words, while the article is 2 to 3 thousand words.The English article has at its end an Arabic translation (one third of the original article). The article is published for free, and a proper acknowledgement is made at its end. All material submitted to the publisher (CPH) and relating to MEF will be treated as unconditionally assigned for publication under copyright subject of the Editor’s unrestricted right to edit and offer editorial comment. MEF assumes no responsibility for unsolicited material or for the accuracy of information thus received. MEF assumes, in addition, no obligation for return postage of material if not explicitly requested. Editorial Material (text & photos) can be sent to Editorial & Research department by air-mail (see posted address below or email at (text MS Word document accompanied with two or more images having a resolution of 200 DPI or more).