04/03/2014

organic news community – Stop of sending out our newsletter for the time being

von oneco-Redaktion

Dear oneco Newsletter Subscriber,

Publication of the oneco Newsletter stopped on 28 February 2014 and we will then take a creative sabbatical.
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26/02/2014

BIOFACH and VIVANESS 2014: 42,445 visitors at 25th anniversary of world’s leading exhibition

von Barbara Böck

42,445* trade visitors from 135 countries (international share 44 %) were determined not to miss the 25th anniversary of BIOFACH and the eighth edition of VIVANESS. So the exhibition duo continues its high level of attendance from Germany and abroad.  more

18/02/2014

oneco-OPENING TIME: From sheep to store

von Birgit Will

In the regional organic store in Prien, the Priener Regional- und Bio-Markt, everything revolves round sheep. The store is supplied with fresh meat from its own adjoining Naturland sheep farm. It’s an individual concept to create a profile and position of strength vis-à-vis the competition. more

17/02/2014

BIOFACH - BIOFACH and VIVANESS 2014: some 42,000 visitors at 25th anniversary of world’s leading exhibition

von Barbara Böck

Some 42,000* trade visitors from 134 countries were determined not to miss the 25th anniversary of BIOFACH and the eighth edition of VIVANESS. The exhibition duo thus shows a continuously high level of attendance from Germany and abroad.  more

11/02/2014

BIOFACH 2014: world’s leading exhibition celebrates 25th anniversary

von Barbara Böck

The cake for BIOFACH’s 25th anniversary will be cut in the presence of the founders on 12 February, when the World’s leading Exhibition for Organic Food opens for the 25th time. BIOFACH has taken place in Nürnberg since 1999.  more

organic news community – Stop of sending out our newsletter for the time being

04/03/2014

organic news community – Stop of sending out our newsletter for the time being

by oneco-Redaktion

Dear oneco Newsletter Subscriber,

Publication of the oneco Newsletter stopped on 28 February 2014 and we will then take a creative sabbatical.
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BIOFACH World: a powerful network for the organic sector

27/02/2014

BIOFACH World: a powerful network for the organic sector

by Helen Kreisel-Gebhard

The international organic market continues to develop steadily. Global organic sales in 2012 already amounted to some 64 billion US dollars. Over 37,5 million hectares of land are meanwhile farmed using organic methods – in 164 countries. (Source: FiBL & IFOAM) The BIOFACH World with its six events is present around the globe again in 2014 and will bring together supply and demand.  more

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18th IFOAM Organic World Congress Builds Organic Bridges in Istanbul

26/02/2014

18th IFOAM Organic World Congress Builds Organic Bridges in Istanbul

by Gizem Altin Nance

The 18th IFOAM Organic World Congress, the largest and the most exciting organic congress in the world, awaits you in Istanbul from October 13-15, 2014. This is the time and place, where the leaders and opinion makers of the organic world talk about the new strategies, innovative solutions and ground breaking researches, in 250+ presentations. more

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BIOFACH and VIVANESS 2014: 42,445 visitors at 25th anniversary of world’s leading exhibition

26/02/2014

BIOFACH and VIVANESS 2014: 42,445 visitors at 25th anniversary of world’s leading exhibition

by Barbara Böck

42,445* trade visitors from 135 countries (international share 44 %) were determined not to miss the 25th anniversary of BIOFACH and the eighth edition of VIVANESS. So the exhibition duo continues its high level of attendance from Germany and abroad.  more

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Presentation of software solution for organic certification of smallholder groups at BIOFACH

25/02/2014

Presentation of software solution for organic certification of smallholder groups at BIOFACH

by Organic Services

In support of the UN International Year of Family Farming (IYFF), Organic Services presented the software solution, “Group Integrity”, at BIOFACH. Aimed at improving the livelihoods of small farmers around the world, Group Integrity solution facilitates the certification of smallholder groups and businesses with small producers under contract farming. more

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Naturland Fair Certification introduced at BIOFACH with the example of the Bläuel family

24/02/2014

Naturland Fair Certification introduced at BIOFACH with the example of the Bläuel family

by Kai Kreuzer

“We don’t all have to get caught up in the spiral of poverty,” said Fritz Bläuel who in 1980, together with his wife Burgi, founded a company for olive products in the Peloponnese region of Greece. At a press conference during BIOFACH, Fritz Bläuel and his son Felix, accompanied by various experts, explained their motive for adding the qualification Naturland Fair to some products in their olive brand Mani Bläuel from the spring of 2014.  more

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Exhibitors very satisfied with BIOFACH 2014

21/02/2014

Exhibitors very satisfied with BIOFACH 2014

by Kai Kreuzer

“We’re very pleased with how BioFach went this year, and we’ve made new contacts not only in Germany but also in Eastern Europe,” said a delighted Danny Schüttler from the Dutch wholefood wholesaler Udea. They were represented in Hall 5 by the brand Icecream Factory and they handed out samples of their ice cream to visitors.  more

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EOCC reception on the first day of BIOFACH

20/02/2014

EOCC reception on the first day of BIOFACH

by Kai Kreuzer

When the umbrella association of European control organizations, the European Organic Certifiers Council EOCC, sent invitations to a reception held on the first day of Biofach 2014, around 90 representatives of control bodies and other interested parties attended the event. more

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oneco-OPENING Time Switzerland: Online shop ensures growth for Portanatura

19/02/2014

oneco-OPENING Time Switzerland: Online shop ensures growth for Portanatura

by Birgit Will

Since 2006, the Swiss organic store Portanatura has been operating in the virtual as well as the real world. With a sales area of 100 m², owner Priska Roth's annual turnover comes to around 1.8 million Swiss francs. Her online business accounts for nearly 40% of sales, and it is experiencing continual double-digit growth.  more

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oneco-OPENING TIME: From sheep to store

18/02/2014

oneco-OPENING TIME: From sheep to store

by Birgit Will

In the regional organic store in Prien, the Priener Regional- und Bio-Markt, everything revolves round sheep. The store is supplied with fresh meat from its own adjoining Naturland sheep farm. It’s an individual concept to create a profile and position of strength vis-à-vis the competition. more

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