Italian Food Awards ready for Anuga

The third edition of the international awards dedicated to best quality and innovative Italian food will take place on October 8th during Anuga Koelnmesse 2017
Italian Food Awards ready for Anuga

After its successful USA edition, Italian Food Awards arrive in Germany at Anuga – Koelnmesse 2017 in Cologne to celebrate the most innovative quality products made in Italy. Organized by “our” – the international, integrated B2B project by Gruppo Food – the third worldwide edition of the Italian Food Awards will be voted in September by a jury comprising buyers, retailers, importers and distributors from the network, any one of which will be enabled to vote. The awarding ceremony will take place on October 8th. Once again, will release a special monographic issue of its magazine where buyers will have an early look at all the latest innovations displayed at Anuga Koelnmesse 2017.

The target

The awards have been created to reward the most creative and versatile food products that better respond to growing demand for certified quality, natural ingredients, and taste. The Italian Food Awards will help retail and foodservice operators discover the storytelling and the value of authentic Italian products.

Applications and categories

Italian Food Awards are open to all the Italian food and beverage exhibitors at Anuga Koelnmesse 2017. Participation is free. Organizers will accept maximum two candidate products from each participant, no later than 23rd August. The products had to be new to the market or launched during the previous 12 months. The jury will select one winner for each product category. Moreover, three top awards will go to three special categories: Packaging, Innovation and Sustainability. For applications and information please write to: or

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