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As India is the first selected FoodPackLab territory for potential collaborations with third countries, we would like to share this Practical Guide to the Market in India for European Agri-food Products and Products with Geographical Indications . This document has been prepared for the Consumers, Health, Agriculture and Food Executive Agency (Chafea) acting under the mandate from the European Commission. The Handbook is intended to be a reference document for those agri-food producers who are planning to enter, or are in the process of entering, the Indian market. This Handbook provides step-by-step guide on entering the...
Date: 04/11/2019 - 17:19 | FoodPackLab
Apart from India, South Africa is the 2nd selected FoodPackLab territory for potential collaborations with third countries , according to the market research and survey among SMEs from 7 FoodPackLab networks, which constitute the Partnership for FoodPackLab strand 2 (consisting of FoodPackLab consortium and collaborating clusters).
Date: 04/11/2019 - 17:17 | FoodPackLab
As result of the third international FoodPackLab event in Paris, the consortium has established a strategic partnership with the French food innovation cluster Vitagora . The final event was a full success thanks to the inter-cluster collaboration between the consortium member Systematic Paris-Region and Vitagora.
Date: 04/11/2019 - 17:13 | FoodPackLab
The Institute of Applied Physics “Nello Carrara” (IFAC) is part of the Italian National Research Council (CNR) , which is the main public organisation pursuing research and innovation in Italy. IFAC is also the legal entity which acts as the coordinator of the Regional Photonics Cluster of Tuscany "OPTOSCANA" , including about 120 enterprises, research centres and other organisations, many of them active in the Photonics field. Recently, CNR-IFAC became part of the National Competence Center Artes 4.0 (Advanced Robotics and enabling digital Technologies and Service) providing services to Italian companies in the field of...
Date: 04/11/2019 - 14:18 | FoodPackLab
The FoodPackLab project has arrived in India , as selected territory for potential collaborations with third countries. Since market studies showed that India is one of the most rapidly growing international markets for food processing and packaging, there are many opportunities for European SMEs with photonics, packaging and food tech solutions , addressing the current biggest challenges for the Indian food sector, such as decreasing food losses, especially those of storage and transit. Therefore, t he project coordinator secpho attended the Laser World of Photonics India and IFAT India exhibitions in Mumbai , in October...
Date: 04/11/2019 - 13:01 | FoodPackLab
The third FoodPackLab Innovation Workshop took place in Paris in the mid of October, as part of the Hub Day Tech4Food , co-organized by the consortium member Systematic Paris-Region and the food innovation cluster Vitagora . The third and final international event was a full success, bringing together over 80 participants from France, Belgium, Italy and Spain, representing all three targeted sectors (photonics, packaging and food).
Date: 04/11/2019 - 12:45 | FoodPackLab


Positive feedback of the mission to Taiwan by the European Advanced Textile Materials cluster EU-TEXTILE2030 EU-TEXTILE2030, the European Advanced Textile Materials cluster, has been in Taiwan from October 6 th to 9 th for its last mission. The mission has been carried out in parallel to the participation at TITAS show in Taipei from October 7 th to 9 th . TITAS is the main professional textile trade show in Taiwan, focusing on functional and innovative textiles. Organized by the Taiwanese Textile Federation, TITAS gathers 423 exhibitors on 1.058 booths from 12 countries. EU-TEXTILE2030 assesses the mission as very...
Date: 31/10/2019 - 16:01 | EU-TEXTILE2030

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The team of AdPack², formed by representatives of 6 European Clusters ( Packaging Cluster , Nanoprogress z.s. , PLASTIWIN , InovCluster - Associação do Cluster Agroindustrial do Centro , BalticNet-PlasmaTec e.V. and Secured Communicating Solutions cluster ) as well as SME’s interested to internationalize their business to this target market, have recently come back from their internationalisation mission to the USA. The five-day mission took place in Washington DC and Philadelphia metropolitan areas and was organized between September 30 th and October 4 th 2019. The mission included a set of activities that aimed to...
Date: 30/10/2019 - 13:22 | AdPack²


We kindly inform that the FoodNet Final Conference – the event summarizing outcomes and achievements of our project, will take place on the 27th of November 2019 in Liege, Belgium. The general theme of the conference is: “How can food and logistics companies work together to conquer new markets ?” FoodNet_brochure_Final_Conference_final.pdf FoodNet_brochure_Final_Conference_final.pdf The event will be held at the Palais des Congrès de Liège and will be held simultaneously with the event Riverdating . We invite all our guests to attend the conference! The link to the registration is available HERE !!! The objectives of the...
Date: 21/10/2019 - 11:54 | FoodNet

From the 5th to 12th September 2019, MobiGoIn-Action internationalisation programme took the selected companies to two fascinating markets: China and Singapore . The companies participating ( TruPhysics GmbH and Capte B.V ) had a very busy schedule during this 7 full days. The mission was led by 2 of the MobiGoIn-Action Clusters: bwcon (which organised everything with the support of ENRICH CHINA ) and Mov'eo . Starting in Ningbo, Smart city leader and 5G pilot city, the companies had the chance to participate in the 9th Smart City and Intelligent Economy Expo China and the Global Digital Economy Forum. A great opportunity...
Date: 15/10/2019 - 08:28 | MobiGoIn-Action