Ticket shop open for ASIA FRUIT LOGISTICA ON

18 September 2020
Register online today and get ready to make new connections, do more business and access the best insights and information. The ticket shop is now open for ASIA FRUIT LOGISTICA ON, the exciting new digital edition of Asia’s leading fresh fruit and vegetable trade show. Go to https://www.asiafruit-ticketshop.com/afl2020/ to register today. »

Success for Cibus Forum

18 September 2020
The entire italian agri-food sector gathered in Parma after the Covid emergency - Conceptual and numerical evaluation of the event. For the first time after lockdown, Cibus Forum has gathered together the main players in the agrifood sector. The attendance has been of over 1000 operators a day and about 3000 streaming viewers, many of whom foreign buyers, not to mention the over 50 players in the agri-food sector who have spoken from the stage. »

fairtrade launches Virtual agrofood & plastprintpack Africa 2020

17 September 2020
The four-day digital event is to provide a platform for valuable business contacts between leading global manufacturers and top buyers from the African agrofood & plastprintpack industry. It offers an AI-backed matchmaking platform. Every exhibitor has his profile and logo and the picture of his stand rep as part of his virtual booth from which he can show corporate videos, showcase his products, talk »

Macfrut Digital, challenge won

14 September 2020
More than 32,000 participants, 18,164 individual visitors, 208,000 pages viewed, 49% of visitors from abroad. Piraccini: ‘An outstanding result. We will decide the future of the project together with sector professionals.’ The platform will be open throughout September. Macfrut Digital is a highly innovative project, visionary in some respects: all participants had the opportunity to fully appreciate its huge potential with regard to both business and communication aspects.’ »

International Banana Convention 2020 goes online for first time

12 September 2020
Organised by the Association of Ecuadorian Banana Exporters (AEBE), this year’s virtual format will enable the participation of even more global banana industry players at lower costs. How to guarantee sustainability within the banana trade will be the central topic of discussion at the 17th edition of the event next month. The four-day online convention is open to all those involved in the international banana supply chain; from producers and exporters to buyers, consultants, packaging and logistics operators. »

Marlene® is more and more international. Debuts in Quatar, Thailand and the UAE

10 September 2020
In its 25th anniversary year, the number of countries where the VOG Consortium’s famous brand is present is on the increase. Walter Pardatscher: “A major milestone that enables us to keep growing our global presence”. The first container of apples with the famous blue sticker left by sea on 21 August, with the others to follow in early September. “We’re proud and delighted” VOG Consortium Marketing Manager Hannes Tauber explains. »

Cape Town & Western Cape - virtual fresh produce B2B mission to Poland, 29.10.2020 r.

9 September 2020
The Polish Chamber of Commerce with Wesgro - the official Tourism, Trade and Investment Promotion Agency for Cape Town and the Western Cape, in collaboration with South African Embassy in Poland and the South African Fresh Produce Exporters' Forum organise the Fresh Produce Virtual B2B Export Mission to Poland. The webinar will be hosted via Zoom and B2B meetings via Zoom breakout rooms. South Africa exports 2.7 million tons of fresh fruit to more than 90 countries. Fresh fruit represents 33% of South Africa’s agriculture exports. »

The pre-registration for the Interpoma Congress 2020 is now open

7 September 2020
From September 7th, the pre-registration for the twelfth edition of the Interpoma Congress, the world's leading conference for the apple economy, is officially open. This year, participation is possible both on site at the Fiera Bolzano Exhibition Center in Bolzano, Italy, as well as via live streaming for the international audience around the globe. The congress program, which in the mornings of November 19 and 20 will focus on the difficulties in the dialogue between growers and consumers. »

VOG, focus on varietal planning at Macfrut Digital

7 September 2020
The Consortium of South Tyrol - Südtirol Fruit and Vegetable Growing Cooperatives will be amongst the participants at the first edition of Macfrut Digital, Italy’s biggest fruit and vegetable show. From Tuesday 8 to Thursday 10 September 2020, visitors will be able to immerse themselves in the world of the VOG Consortium’s South Tyrolean apples thanks to a virtual space including a corporate video produced specifically for Macfrut Digital and the splendid scenery featured in the Marlene® video entitled “I am Marlene®, daughter of the Alps”. »