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Jun 28, 2017 Press Release PROFEL Press Release - Fruit and vegetables processors and fresh producers jointly call for closer cooperation to answer European food challenges Download
May 05, 2017 Event Freshfel & Profel Conference 2017

Last Week To Register 20th JUNE 2017 from 10h-16h PROFEL , the European Association of Fruit and Vegetable Processors, and FRESHFEL,the European Fresh Produce Association, will join forces, ...

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May 02, 2017 News Greek Canners’ Association – EKE Press Release Download
May 02, 2017 News Annual Report - Jaarverslag 2015 (VIGEF) Download
Mar 30, 2017 News Research Highlights Nutritional Value of Frozen Fruit and Vegetables Download
Feb 17, 2017 Publication Minimizing the risk of microbial contamination in primary production of berries (part 1) Download
Feb 17, 2017 Publication Minimizing the risk of microbial contamination in primary production of berries (part 2) Download
Feb 16, 2017 Publication Industry initiative to prevent virus transmission by frozen fruit Download
Feb 15, 2017 News Interview on the European crop situation (tk-report minus 18) Download
Feb 06, 2017 Press Release New developments regarding weather related crop shortages Download
Sep 05, 2016 Press Release Update on weather related crop shortages for main processed vegetable crops Download
Jul 08, 2016 Press Release Update on dramatic crop circumstances for main processed vegetable crops Download
Jun 15, 2016 Press Release European vegetable crops affected by weather conditions Download
Jul 10, 2015 Press Release European spring vegetable crops affected by weather conditions Download
Jun 16, 2015 Press Release PROFEL General Assembly

From left to right: Mr M. Mayntz (PROFEL President), Mrs A. Rutsaert (PROFEL Secretary-General), Ms S. Selandari (PROFEL Regulatory Affairs Manager), Mr JB. Bonduelle (PROFEL Vice-President Vegeta...

Jun 01, 2015 News Newsletter Download
Jun 01, 2015 Press Release Joint Press Release - Our favourite fruits, vegetables, nuts and many more are at risk Download
Apr 24, 2015 Press Release Why frozen and canned vegetables reduce Food Waste

Please see attached a Press Release issued after the Profel Conference entitled: Preserved Vegetables: the ultimate solution to food waste? that took place in Brussels on 23rd Apri...

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Jul 28, 2014 Press Release PROFEL General Assembly Download
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Dec 06, 2013 News Newsletter Download
Jul 01, 2013 Press Release Reconfirmation of Profel's Presidency

At its General Assembly end of June 2013 in Madrid, Spain, PROFEL re-elected Mr. Jean-Bernard Bonduelle as its President for the coming 2 years. Mr. Jean-Bernard Bonduelle is Director External Relatio...

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Jun 15, 2013 News Newsletter Download
May 14, 2013 Press Release Delays and shortages for major European vegetable crops

European vegetable canners and freezers in major producing countries are concerned over this year’s spring crops: excessive rain in the South and cold weather and a late spring in the North have res...

Apr 26, 2013 Press Release Post Conference

On April 25 th, the European vegetable processing industry met in Brussels for their 8th conference entitled: Innovation and Communication: How to bring our better products to the consumer.

Apr 18, 2013 Press Release Contribution to the consultation on the future of the School Fruit Scheme

Scope of the Scheme Of the different policy options proposed, the idea of merging the SFS and the School Milk Scheme would be to the detriment of an improved and more focused SFS. The two schemes and ...

Mar 01, 2013 Press Release Press Statement on vote of the European Parliament to prolong the sugar quota regime to 2020

PROFEL Fruit Processors are disappointed at today's EP vote to prolong the sugar quota regime until 2020: “This is a missed chance for liberalisation of the EU sugar market. Prolonging the outdat...

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Oct 16, 2012 Press Release Poor crops for peas and beans

European vegetable canners and freezers in major producing countries report shortages for peas and beans – two key crops for the sector. While the pea crop for important producing areas in Belgiu...

Sep 25, 2012 Press Release Difficult year for apples for processing

Apple processors inside PROFEL describe the current market situation as difficult. Growers predict that overall apple volumes could be 20-30% down on forecasts in some countries, with some varieties s...

Sep 06, 2012 Press Release CAP reform: PROFEL supports pledge to help young farmers and assure generational renewal on European farms

Please find here the pledge by European Young Farmers CEJA who launched a campaign to create a large coalition that calls for specific measures in the new CAP to address the issue of an aging farm pop...

Sep 05, 2012 Press Release PROFEL contribution to the public consultation on the review of the EU Fruit and Vegetable Regime Download
Jan 24, 2012 Press Release Fruit Processing Industry calls for 2015 end to EU sugar regime

"The European Parliament's Agricultural Committee yesterday missed a chance to introduce a level playing field in the sugar market ", say PROFEL, the voice of the European Fruit and Vegetable Processo...

Dec 20, 2011 Press Release Sugar market situation: fruit processors’ competitiveness at stake

The fruit processing companies inside PROFEL1 feel the serious impact on their businesses as a result of the high sugar prices and supply shortages on the EU market during the 2010/2011 marketing year...

Nov 29, 2011 Press Release PROFEL Parliamentary evening

PROFEL held its first Parliamentary evening on 29th November at the Stanhope hotel in Brussels. The networking dinner was organised as a first step to present the fruit and vegetable processi...

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Dec 31, 2007 Publication Study on Nutritional Benefits of Processed Fruit & Vegetables

PROFEL entrusted the University of Ghent with a bibliographical study summarising available scientific evidence on the nutritional values of processed fruit and vegetables. Research confirms that - du...

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