International_EN Netherlands26.04.2016 Editor
Sustainable sourcing has become fashionable in the food industry, with a growing number of companies making such commitments. The increasing number of sustainability schemes raises questions about long-term developments that will be discussed at the Sustainable Food Summit.
International_EN Netherlands14.03.2016 Editor
In three weeks the IFOAM EU is celebrating its 10th European Organic Congress. From 4 – 6 April the congress will be in Driebergen, Netherlands. There are only a few places left – register before 18 March.
International_EN Netherlands10.03.2016 Editor
The European edition of the Sustainable Foods Summit will feature sustainable ingredients, and approaches to tackle food losses & waste. The executive summit will be hosted in Amsterdam on 9-10th June 2016.
International_EN Netherlands07.03.2016 Editor
Since the 1980’s, Tradin Organic have been active in sourcing organic cocoa and is developing new projects each year. In 2015, some of the new origins added to the project list were Peru and Sierra Leone.
International_EN Netherlands07.03.2016 Editor
The start-up Happy Coco trades in new, innovative coconut products. The firm was founded in October 2014 in Amsterdam by Arjuna van de Kooij and Hans-Marcus Röver.
International_EN Netherlands10.02.2016 Editor
IFOAM - Organics International recently announced the fourth edition of the European Organic Academy Leadership Course.
International_EN Netherlands12.01.2016 Editor
Organic, responsible and sustainable products have come a great way during the past year. More supermarkets around the world has embraced organic culture and added sustainable products to their shelves.
On 20 – 21 June, the event Lekker naar de Boer! will take place again all over the Netherlands.
International_EN Netherlands26.05.2015 Redaktion
Taking place in Amsterdam on 4-5 June, the Sustainable Foods Summit will highlight major sustainability developments in the food industry. Topics include packaging innovations, superfood ingredients, building local markets, sustainable sourcing, raw foods, distribution hurdles, green marketing communications, traceability and packaging waste.
International_EN Netherlands29.04.2015 Redaktion
Green brands need to focus on distribution if they are to widen appeal of sustainable products. Organic Monitor finds the most successful green brands are those who have expanded distribution into mainstream channels.
International_EN Netherlands15.04.2015 Redaktion
With regard to our article "Malta - the EU organic Achilles heel" that we published on www.organic-market.info on 1 April, we as www.Bio-markt.info/ www.Organic-Market.info and the author of the article Mr. Leo Fruehschuetz want to correct some facts and apologize to Mr Aart Jan Jonker for the comments referring to his name. Mr. Jonker and the group Biodiet/Pure Life have sent us their remarks that we publish here.
The Sustainable Foods Summit will discuss approaches to reduce the environmental impact of food and beverages by using novel ingredients and green packaging. The European edition of this executive summit will be hosted in Amsterdam on 4-5 June.
International_EN Netherlands24.03.2015 Kai Kreuzer
A consumer survey on behalf of the Dutch wholefood retail chain EkoPlaza revealed surprising results and evidence that organic customers live healthier lives than the average population.
Organic exports from the Netherlands increased by 11%, up from 826 million euros in 2013 to 938 million euros in 2014.
The latest global data on organic farming has been presented by IFOAM – Organics International and the Research Institute of Organic Agriculture (FiBL) at the BioFach fair 2015 in Nuremberg. The global organic market increased to 72 billion US Dollars, organic agricultural land worldwide is 43 million hectares.
International_EN Netherlands10.02.2015 Redaktion
The Dutch organic market has more or less doubled since 2008, and in 2013 it passed the billion euro mark. The organic organisation Bionext estimates the value of turnover to be 1.07 billion euros. Around 1,500 certified organic farms are operating in the Netherlands and 1,700 companies are active in the manufacturing and trading sector.
International_EN Netherlands22.12.2014 Redaktion
Have a look with us at the most important events and organic issues of 2014 in the German and international organic industry.
International_EN Netherlands24.06.2014 Redaktion
Export firms with a wide organic range deliver all over Europe.
International_EN Netherlands26.11.2013 Redaktion
Erik Does has been in the organic business for over 20 years
International_EN Netherlands19.09.2013 Redaktion
The Dutch raw materials specialist Tradin Organic started operating its brand new cocoa processing plant near Amsterdam.
International_EN Netherlands18.03.2013 Redaktion
The European Parliament unfortunately failed to vote for a fair and sustainable CAP
International_EN Netherlands08.02.2013 Redaktion
Despite turbulence in the raw materials markets and the difficult economic conditions in some exporting countries, the Dutch-Canadian company is doing well.
International_EN Netherlands28.01.2013 Redaktion
In 2013, important fairs around organics will take place again around the world.
International_EN Netherlands04.10.2012 Redaktion
The organic markets in Europa picked up speed again.