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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…

American news article on Organic Denmark News

American news article on Organic Denmark

Sometimes we reach people through their heads, or through their hearts, or through their stomachs-we're winning them over one at a time by feeding them facts, good experiences, and good food," says Paul Holmbeck, director of the nonprofit Organic Denmark.Sometimes we reach people through their heads, or through their hearts,…

Global demand for organics increases News

Global demand for organics increases

Denmark still takes the lead when it comes to the consumption of organic food, but also globally, the demand for organics rises. Forecasts of the Danish organic food export are therefore very favourable, Organic Denmark evaluates. Right now, about 30 Danish organic companies are on their way to the world's…

Organic products from Denmark represent innovation and experience News

Organic products from Denmark represent innovation and experience

Professional, innovative and highly experienced - these are the attributes of the Danish producers that will participate in this year's BioFach trade fair, the world's leading trade fair for organics, which will be held from the 12th-15th February 2014 in Nuremberg, Germany.Professional, innovative and highly experienced - these are the…

Boom in the Export of Danish Organic Products News

Boom in the Export of Danish Organic Products

New numbers from Statistics Denmark show that Danish organic products set a record for the seventh successive year. This means that the export has quadrupled in this period. Organic Denmark estimates that the massive growth will continue in the coming years, where export markets outside Europe will play an increasing…

Danish organic companies participating at ANUGA News

Danish organic companies participating at ANUGA

From 5th to 9th October everybody in the food industry is looking towards Cologne. In these days the food fair ANUGA takes place, the fair is the world's largest fair for food and beverage. 12 Danish organic companies are participating at Danish joint-stand, which is organised by Organic Denmark and…

German newspaper ”Die Welt” will bring a portrait of the organic Denmark. News

German newspaper ”Die Welt” will bring a portrait of the organic Denmark.

In the weekend of 31. August and 1. September, the German newspaper ”Die Welt” will bring a portrait of the organic Denmark.The German newspaper will visit a number of organic spots in Copenhagen accompanied by the chairman of the organisation Organic Denmark, Per Kølster. The appendix will describe how the…

First Michelin restaurant awarded organic eating label News

First Michelin restaurant awarded organic eating label

GOLD FOR RESTAURANT RELÆ: First Michelin restaurant awarded organic eating label The Organic cuisine Label - Det Økologiske Spisemærke - is found at more than 400 eating venues in Denmark, and now the first ever Michelin restaurant can boast the label. On 19 May, Restaurant Relæ was presented with the…

Continued growth in organic food sales News

Continued growth in organic food sales

Sales of organic foods saw a 0.5% increase in 2012 according to new figures from Statistics Denmark. Revenue from organic products has thus grown by 18% throughout the financial crisis. Danes know that organic products offer good value for money, believes the chairman of Organic Denmark.Sales of organic foods and…

Danish organic producers ready for international food service News

Danish organic producers ready for international food service

Organic producers are looking increasingly to extend their exports to international canteens, restaurants and other catering operations. This is the assessment of Organic Denmark's Export Manager, who last week spearheaded a Danish export drive at the world's largest organic trade fair, BioFach in Germany.Nineteen Danish organic companies have just got…