The market of Specialty and Gourmet products is a fast growing segment, accentuated by a rapid pace and constant innovative experimentation in reinventing consumer products and the whole consumer experience. The local gourmet and artisanal food market is booming due to dietary, small luxury, lust for culinary novelty, heritage and back to basics purposes. It is exalted by an increased focus on food culture, culinary inspiration, and encouraged food entrepreneur to elaborate hand- crafted, sustainable foods with local ingredients.
Big does not mean best! That is the case of many award winning products in our food and beverage portfolio. The result of innovation, passionate craftsmanship, single origin and traceability spirit. Some, coffee and cacao, have even transcended commodity status to become the new gold, as they have been recognized as the best in the specialty industry and the finest being targeted to the more demanding connoisseurs, more sophisticated and refined palates.