2 October 2019
EFKO Group’s products became «Products of the year 2019»
2 October 2019, Moscow, Russia – EFKO Group reaffirmed its leadership at the market of specialized fats and margarines of Russia and EEU countries: two products of the company won medals of the highest order within the tasting contest «Product of the year 2019».
This year there has been a record number of requests for the awards. The expert committee estimated the products of the nominees according to the organoleptic, physicochemical, microbiological and many other indicators.
The jury of the contest especially noted the food ingredients of EFKO Group among Fat&Oil products of other companies. «Ecolact 2103-33» milk fat substitute and «Ecouniversal 1203-32» universal margarine received gold medals.
The first winner – «Ecolact 2103-33» is a new development of EFKO technologists and a unique for Russian market product. It contains native high oleic sunflower oil that lets reduce using of foreign tropic oils in the recipe. In contrast to the usual sunflower oil, high oleic one is oxidation- and heat-resistant.
«Ecolact 2103-33» is produced by the method of the high-tech «dry» fractionation that lets receive a necessary triglyceride content. EFKO new milk fat substitute provides high plasticity and thermal stability of final products, forms necessary consistency, can be the base for production of functional products rich in vitamins, probiotics and other biologically active components.
The second gold medal the jury gave to the plant «Food Ingredients» in Taman seaport for «Ecouniversal 1203-32» table margarine.
Previously the product was produced at EFKO plant in Alexeevka but since 2019 it has also been manufactured in Krasnodar Krai. Together with the increase in sales, products delivery time to the South and the North Caucasus Federal Districts has been significantly reduced as well as to foreign partners of the company.
Using of advanced technologies, strict quality management systems existing at all production areas and constant search of innovative solutions let EFKO Group year after year win the highest awards in professional contests affirming its leadership at Fat&Oil market in Russia and EEU countries.