Tunisian and Balkan BSOs’ steep learning curve at HI/NI trade fair Frankfurt

ProFound’s senior consultant Gustavo Ferro attended the Health Ingredients / Natural Ingredients trade fair in Frankfurt. He was supporting SIPPO in a series of capacity-building activities for Business Support Organisations from Tunisia and the Balkans. For example learning from orientation meetings with European buyers as well as competing suppliers and support organisations [...]

December 5th, 2018|

Developing a Story for Pakistan

Founder of ProFound Bert-Jan Ottens, visited natural ingredient companies near Lahore, Pakistan, for CBI technical assistance. He evaluated obtained practices in sustainable sourcing, value added processing, CSR, certification and marketing strategies.     "Again invigorated by so many positive encounters and dialogues these 2 weeks of training. Entrepreneurs and service [...]

November 22nd, 2018|

ProFound matches suppliers from Indonesia, Tunisia, South Africa and Peru to buyers at SIAL

7,020 companies from more than 109 countries  presented their products to food manufacturers, wholesalers, retailers and foodservice professionals at SIAL in Paris this week. All manner of food products, from ingredients to final private label and branded products, were show, across 21 exhibition sectors. ProFound supported SIPPO (Swiss Import Promotion Programme) with matchmaking for Indonesian, Tunisian [...]

October 26th, 2018|