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Food.be is your hub to discover great Belgian food. Find out more about the stories, the farmers and the food processing companies behind Belgian food products.

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The complexity of Belgian chocolate

The complexity of Belgian chocolate

Time for a little chocolate quiz! Where was the very first praline invented? In Belgium, by Neuhaus. Where is the world’s biggest chocolate factory located?  Again, in Belgium: the Callebaut factory in Wieze. Where do you find the most exquisite pralines today? You’ve guessed it: in Belgium. Belgian artisan chocolatiers, like Antoine Corné and David Maenhout, are on a daily quest for new delicacies based on the delightful product that is chocolate.  

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Danone wins Investment of the Year Trophy

11/02/2015

On the 9th of Februari, the French food group Danone won the ‘Investment of the Year Trophy’ on the occasion of the third ‘Foreign Investment Trophy’, an initiative of Flanders Investment & Trade (FIT). With the Trophy, the Flemish Agency for International Enterprise wants to award a prize to foreign investors who durably fortify the Flemish economic fabric.

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Vanparys celebrates its 125th birthday

12/12/2014

The Belgian Company Vanparys celebrated its 125th anniversary on Tuesday December 2.  This jubilee year was celebrated with a visit to the company’s production center by H.R.H Queen Mathilde of Belgium and Rudi Vervoort, prime minister of the Brussels Metropolitan Government.

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