SHAFFE has founded an ad-hoc taskforce on sustainability to identify common challenges

22 June 2021
Sustainability has become a recurring theme in the general business and public domain and is already having a significant impact on southern hemisphere produce industry exporters and growers, in terms of measuring and complying to sustainable practices. In this context, the SHAFFE sustainability taskforce has the primary objective of identifying common challenges and outlining specific recommendations on the issue for members and industry related private and public stakeholders. »

Marlene® Roadshow: art takes to the streets

16 June 2021
The finalist works of the art contest organised for Marlene®’s 25th anniversary have been featured in art exhibitions in squares and shopping centres in Italy and abroad. The initiatives organised to celebrate the 25th anniversary of Marlene® apples are continuing with the finalists of the digital contest launched last autumn. From April to June, a number of squares and shopping centre galleries have been transformed into art exhibitions in Italy, Spain and Norway. »

CIBUS in September: first European food exhibition

15 June 2021
Cibus 2021, to be held in Parma from August 31 to September 3, is the first major Italian international B2B exhibition to reopen in-person. Cibus represents the restart of the Italian food and beverage sector and its exports. During the long lockdown period, the made-in-Italy agri-food sector not only met domestic demand, but increased its export shares. Demand from abroad increased for both typical products of the Mediterranean diet and high-quality premium products »

Italian Berry Day at Macfrut 2021

12 June 2021
Berries will be featured at Macfrut (7-9 September in Rimini). The Italian Berry Day, the biggest novelty of the 2021 edition of the international trade fair for the fresh produce industry, will be held on Wednesday, 8 September. Promoted by Ncx Drahorad and ItalianBerry in collaboration with Cesena Fiera, the Italian Berry Day will include an international conference with the participation of key opinion leaders in the sector, plus a themed exhibition area at the main entrance of the event (South Hall). »

21 Food Online Expo, June 7th-11th

4 June 2021
21 Food Online Expo will be from June 7th-11th (New York Time). Welcome to visit this online event, meet top suppliers and buyers in food industry here. Why exhibit  20,000+ Expected Attendees  20% Visitors from F&B Manufacturers  60 Visiting Countries  60% Visitors with Purchasing Power Five Main Product Categories  Food Ingredients  Food and Beverages  Health Products  Machinery and Equipment  Food Additives »

International Fair Agro-Food & Packaging

1 June 2021
Agro-Pack Expo the international exhibition of agri-food and packaging industry will be held from 27th to 30th of septembre 2021 in the new exhibition center « Abdellatif Rahel » C.I.C of Algiers ; the first in Algeria, an economic Hybrid event through the two versions , physical and virtual, a meeting point between professionals and agri-food industry actors, national and international, in order to fulfill the needs of the mentioned industry especially during the worldwide health crisis. »

Living lettuces from Agromediterránea: one of the best ideas of the year

28 May 2021
Agromediterránea, a company that specialises in the production and distribution of fresh vegetables, has been awarded for its research project involving the farming of living lettuce, classed as one of the ‘100 Best Ideas of the Year’ in the Sustainability category. This innovative project, developed by the company in its Centre of Agricultural Innovation (CIAM), aims to ensure that the product reaches the end consumer fresher and cleaner with its roots still intact. »

Greenhouse Complexes Russia 2021 – registration is now open

28 May 2021
The registration for the 6th Annual International Investment Forum and Exhibition "Greenhouse Complexes Russia & CIS" is open. The event will be held on 1-3 December in Moscow. The partner of the event is the Association "Greenhouses of Russia". Programme 2021 highlights: • 500+ executives of flagship greenhouse complexes and agriholdings from Russia and the CIS – Kazakhstan, Uzbekistan, Belarus, Armenia, Azerbaijan, as well as investors, government representatives, »

Macfrut 2021, technological innovation takes centre stage

27 May 2021
The 2021 edition of Macfrut, to be held from 7 to 9 September at the Rimini Expo Centre, will focus on technology, with four dynamic areas: International Asparagus Days, Macfrut Field Solution, Acquacampus and Greenhouse Technology Village. ‘The future of our industry depends on the development of technology that allows us to cut down costs and increase quality and production yields,’ says Luciano Trentini, coordinator of the dynamic areas. »