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
News & PressJul 06, 2020 PROFEL joins the Glass Loop initiative
On 30 June 2020, PROFEL proudly joined the Glass Loop initiative, contributing with other stakeholders to a higher colle...Jul 06, 2020 BREXIT: PROFEL PAPER "CONCERNS FOR THE EUROPEAN FRUIT AND VEGETABLE PROCESSING SECTOR"
On 30 June 2020, PROFEL sent a position paper on Brexit to the European Commission to voice the se...Apr 17, 2020 PROFEL Brochure on Toxic Weeds
Please find attached PROFEL’s brochure "Managing toxic weeds in vegetable crops and beyond". This brochure has been develop...
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.