What is PROFEL?
PROFEL is the European Association of Fruit and Vegetable Processing Industries.
PROFEL represents over 500 companies in 11 European countries through national associations or direct company membership.
Processed fruits and vegetables are recognized for superb retention of micronutrients. This quality explains why the nutritional value of frozen vegetables and canned vegetables is comparable to t...Read more
Canned and frozen fruit and vegetables can be purchased in convenient portions, ready-peeled and prepared, and because they have a long shelf-life, consumers are able to plan their meals effective...Read more
The processed fruit and vegetables sector is a true European sector. Most of the products are grown on European fields.Read more
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Glaze measurement method for frozen broccoli PROFEL completed 5 years of research work by carrying out a series of trials...Oct 23, 2019 Climate Change Impact on Fruit and Vegetables for Processing
CLIMATE CHANGE IMPACT ON FRUIT AND VEGETABLES FOR PROCESSING Climate change has become a very serious concern for the frui...Feb 13, 2019 Farmers and industry at the crossroads - German canning industry fears another year of drought (BOGK)
How to become a member?
PROFEL membership is open to national associations and companies which meet certain criteria. PROFEL’s product group meetings and General Assemblies provide an efficient platform to exchange information on trends in production, consumption, trade and the market situation identify common problems with sector-specific policy dossiers, find common solutions that result in concrete actions to defend the interests of industry and more.