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Fruit Logistica 2012
Germany: Ten nominations for the 2012 FLIA

Messe Berlin and FRUCHTHANDEL MAGAZINE (Düsseldorf) announced today the ten nominations for the FRUIT LOGISTICA Innovation Award 2012 (FLIA). This prestigious industry award is presented at the world's leading trade fair for the fresh fruit and vegetable business to honour outstanding new products and services that have had a positive impact on the fresh produce market. A panel of experts from production and quality management, wholesale and retail, and the packaging and services industry evaluated numerous submissions and selected the following nominees:
• Bejo Zaden, Netherlands: Purple sprouting broccoli
• Bud Holland, Netherlands: Achacha tropical fruit – originally from South America, now grown in Australia
• Campo Rico, Spain: Roasted sweet potato
• Healthy Foods, USA: Yonanas healthy frozen treat maker – makes ice cream from frozen fruit
• McCarter, Czech Republic: Pineapple juice with fruit pieces
• Pattruss Inc., Japan: Pattruss Z (Zed) – resealable salad bag
• Rijk Zwaan, Netherlands: – consumer information via "Social Salad Network"
• SIA Amberbloom, Latvia: Dried and candied Cido
• Syngenta, Netherlands: Angello sweet & seedless pepper
• Tokita Seed Co. Ltd., Japan. Sungreen – sun-ripened, yet green cherry tomato
One of the industry's most coveted prizes, the FRUIT LOGISTICA Innovation Award attracts worldwide media interest. The top ten innovations will be presented in a special display area to more than 56,000 trade visitors at FRUIT LOGISTICA 2012 in Berlin from 8 to 10 February. Trade fair visitors can vote on the first two days of the event for the innovation of the year. The winner will be announced during the trade fair at an award ceremony on Friday, 10 February 2012.

Wolfgang Rogall
Tel.: +4930 3038-2218
Fax: +4930 3038-2287

Publication date: 12/20/2011


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