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On this page, discover what Belgian food and beverage companies are up to – including the latest innovations, investments and events. After all, companies in Belgium don’t sit still for long! For bite-sized news items, satisfy your craving with some food.be snacks. Are you more interested in exports and investments? Check out our Best of Belgium long-read stories. Not in the mood for reading? There’s a food.be video to suit your tastes. Hear the voices of our own companies speak in their own words. Enjoy!

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Chocolate, Belgium’s most excellent ambassador

Nowhere in the world are people as besotted with chocolate as in Belgium. For a Belgian, chocolate is a way of life. How did it come to this?

Best of Belgium

Belgian fries, an ambassador of Belgian unity

The Belgian ‘fritkot culture’ has been recognised in Belgium as a part of its intangible cultural heritage. How do you eat fries like a true Belgian?

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Belgian beer for dummies

Which types of Belgian beer should you be able to recognise?

Best of Belgium

AAK - Sustainable plant-based oils and fats

AAK is known around the world for its sustainable plant-based oils and fats.

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Argentina 100th export destination for Belgian Brewery Huyghe

The Belgian brewery Hughe has signed an exclusive distribution contract at the Belgian embassy in Buenos Aires in the presence of Belgian princess Astrid.

Best of Belgium

Grano Ladies - Natural. Pure. Unstoppable.

Grano ladies makes varieties of granola, a high-fiber breakfast of whole grain flakes, mixed with a variation of nuts, kernels and seeds, roasted in the oven.