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The Danes are world champions in buying organic food products News

The Danes are world champions in buying organic food products

While consumers all over the world add more and more organic products to the shopping cart, the Danes still takes the global lead when it comes to organic consumption. This shows a new international report, which is published today at the world’s leading trade fair for organic food in Nuremberg.…

Minister for Environment and Food attends BioFach 2016 News

Minister for Environment and Food attends BioFach 2016

Danish organics is world known for high quality, food safety and product development, says the Minister for Environment and Food, Eva Kjer Hansen, who opens the Danish joint stand at the world’s leading trade fair for organic food in February. The support to the organic export initiative is record-setting. 47…

Record-setting participation at organic export initiative News

Record-setting participation at organic export initiative

When the world’s biggest organic trade fair, BioFach 2016, once again opens its doors in February it will be with a record-setting Danish participation. Organic Denmark (Økologisk Landsforening) is together with the network Bio Aus Dänemark responsible for the, to date, biggest organic export initiative. The organic joint stand will…

The export of Danish organics sets a new record News

The export of Danish organics sets a new record

The steep growth rate for Danish organic export continues to go upwards, shows new numbers from Statistics Denmark. In 2014, Danish companies sold organic products abroad for 1.721 million DKK, which is an increase of 12% compared to the year before. Organic Denmark expects that the organic export as a…

Danish professional kitchens set a new organic record News

Danish professional kitchens set a new organic record

According to new numbers from Statistic Denmark, private and public catering kitchens in Denmark bought organic products for 1.3 billion DKK in 2014. Hence, the numbers have approximately tripled since 2009.In Denmark, organic ingredients make up a continuous larger part of the thousands of meals that is served every day…

Experience innovative Danish Organic Companies at BioFach 2015 News

Experience innovative Danish Organic Companies at BioFach 2015

Discover the diversity and the great innovative spirit of Danish organic companies at BioFach 2015, the leading organic trade fair in the world. 18 Danish exhibitors are presenting their organic products at the joint Danish stand, which is organised by the Danish non-profit association Organic Denmark. The Minister for Food,…

25 years with the Danish organic label News

25 years with the Danish organic label

25 years ago, the first organic labeled (Ø-labeled) products arrived in the shops. The Danes have since then bought an increasing amount of organic products every year, making us today world champions in purchasing organic food products. Over the course of the last 25 years, the purchase of organic food…

Organic Denmark attends the world's leading trade fair for organic food, BioFach News

Organic Denmark attends the world's leading trade fair for organic food, BioFach

Organic Denmark organises the joint Danish stand at the trade fair BioFach on 11-14 February 2015 in Nuremberg, Germany.Organic Denmark organises the joint Danish stand at the trade fair BioFach on 11-14 February 2015 in Nuremberg, Germany.Here Organic Denmark hosts the joint stand for 19 Danish companies, that will present…

Joint Danish stand at Nordic Organic Food Fair

Joint Danish stand at Nordic Organic Food Fair

Organic Denmark attends Nordic Organic Food Fair in Malmö on October 26-27 2014. Here Organic Denmark is responsible for the joint Danish stand "Organic Denmark - Taste, Talent and Attitude" where 11 Danish and organic companies will display their products.

Organic Denmark hosts two press tours for foreign journalists News

Organic Denmark hosts two press tours for foreign journalists

Organic Denmark has hosted two press tours in Aarhus and Copenhagen for foreign journalists. The purpose of the two trips was to introduce new ways to promote Danish organics on our export markets.Press tour in JutlandOn the first press tour there were journalists from Germany, Sweden and Norway. The journalists…