Feeding the mind – Innovation for Hazelnut
FERRERO HAZELNUT COMPANY, set up at the beginning of 2015, brings together under one structure all the hazelnut Value chain activities and Companies: Ferrero owned Agri farms, outgrowing development, agronomic research and development, sourcing and logistic, industrial transformation, processing innovation, and sale of semi-finished and finished products hazelnut-based. ONE COMPANY active in MANY COUNTRIES: Italy, Turkey, Chile, Australia, South Africa, Canada, Spain, UK, Serbia, France and many others.
FERRERO HAZELNUT COMPANY ( ) aims at developing the hazelnut industry on a worldwide scale, thus presenting itself as benchmark for innovation, best farming practices and environmental sustainability.
Within this scenario, on May 1st Ferrero launched “FERRERO HAZELNUT AWARD CONTEST” to support research and innovation in the hazelnut world! A great opportunity for PhDs and researchers from all the world to contribute to innovation in the hazelnut cultivation. A grant of €150,000 to the best project idea for its development. Two awards of €5,000 each for the second and the third place winners. The grant application is available on http://www.hazelnutcompany.ferrero.com.
The Award Ceremony will be held in ExpoMilano 2015, where Ferrero will be present as Confectionery Specialties Official Partner!