28 November 2019: In collaboration with the Hospitality Services Co., Leaders Group Company for Consulting and Development announced that more and more hospitality, catering and hotel equipment companies have so far announced their intention to take part in Horeca Kuwait 2020 exhibition due to be held at Mishref International Fair grounds in the period of January 20-22, 2020. Announcing his company’s participation in this annual exhibition, Al-Zad Trading Group’s chairman of board of directors, Abdullah Al-Nafisi, expected growing demand on hospitality services in Kuwait due to the increase of luxurious hotels numbers in the few past years and the competition amongst catering companies and restaurants. He added that 120 new hotels had been built in three years. Al- Nafisi added that Horeca had proved the significance of specialized exhibitions in promoting trade exchanges amongst specialized companies brought together under one roof. Speaking about his group, Al- Nafisi said that it was one of the biggest ‘full line’ suppliers to hotels and restaurants in Kuwait. He added that it was established in 1994 and became one of Kuwait’s largest suppliers to the hotels, restaurants and catering companies. He also noted that the company was established by the owners of Kuwait’s five-star hotels and that it was now the sole agent of international food brands and the first distributor of those products in the entire GCC region. Al-Nafisi added that the group has a branch for raw materials needed to produce sweets and pastries, a gourmet for organic and imported products, a branch for sweets (Sweet Dalia) and huge fleet of refrigerated trucks to ensure immediate delivery of refrigerated or dry products. Further, Al-Nafisi added that the group owns a travel and hotel booking agency through which it serves clients seeking travelling for tourism or overseas treatment.