27 February 2020
EFKO won the gold within «Prodexpo-2020»
27 February 2020, Moscow, Russia – EFKO Group represented its newest developments at the international exhibition of food products «Prodexpo - 2020».
«Prodexpo» is the largest food exhibition in Russia and Eastern Europe. Every year the event becomes larger: this year companies from 70 countries participated in the exhibition.
EFKO Group is a leader of specialized fats and margarines in Russia and EEU countries. The Group represented at the forum several business lines: production of specialized fats, egg products and brand products of the holding. The Group conducted negotiations with representatives of over 100 national and foreign companies, told about novelties and advantages of its products.
Traditionally, there also was a degustation. This year confectionary fat «Econut 4103-35» won the gold and got the title «Innovative product» - it is a novelty of 2020 of premium-class in the segment of filling fats. It is the first Fat&Oil product of national production that contains shea butter. Thanks to the unique combination of recipe components «Econut 4103-35» has a high rate of crystallization, plastic consistency and perfect compatibility with nut butter, cacao butter, milk fat. The product provides fast melting and taste delivering of finished products, allows to maintain their high quality during the entire period of storage.
The partners who visited the company’s stand could estimate the quality of the confectionaries produced with EFKO food ingredients: there were food products producers and large distributors from different regions of Russia. Within 4 days of the forum the guests tasted the novelties – different types of sweets made on the basis of the company’s own R&D-center in accordance with unique recipes.
«I liked the sweet with melon and passion fruit – it is so unusual! Such a favorable combination of a tart sweet melon and exotic passion fruit with its sourness. Besides, the pistachio sweet was good with its gentle melting filling and fine flavor of pistachio – a classic in the new performance. EFKO technologists always please with fresh ideas and unusual solutions. I think these recipes should be taken into account», - Vladlena Kotsyuba, chief of the department of design and development of KDV Group, noted.
«The developments of EFKO technologists were really interesting for me, especially the nut sweet: a perfect combination of filling and dark glazing. In my opinion, such delicacy will be an excellent addition to a cup of coffee. I’m sure consumers will appreciate it», - Oleg Anathko, deputy CEO of commercial issues of the confectionary factory «Vitba», shared his impressions.