Fi Innovation Awards Shortlist

All finalists selected by our Jury will pitch their entry to the panel of judges on Monday, 02 December 2019.

The winners from each category will be announced at the Fi Innovation Awards Ceremony at the end of the first show day on Tuesday 3 December 2019!

Clean Label & Natural

Clean Label icon

The best clean label ingredient or process in terms of sensory and physical properties or application costs.

Chr Hansen logo
hi food logo
koopmans logo

Chr. Hansen A/S


Royal Koopmans

Diversity and Inclusion

Fi Innovation Awards - Finalist - Diversity & Inclusion icon

An organisation/project that creates a work environment that offers equal opportunities for all employees irrespective of their gender, race, religious background, sexual orientation, and physical or mental ability.

CP kelco logo
iff logo
Shettrade logo

CP Kelco

International Flavors & Fragrances (IFF)

International Trade Centre, Empowering women to Trade Programme

F&B Categories

FB Categories Medal Icon

An innovative ingredient or process in terms of sensory and physical properties or application costs in any of the following four categories in the F&B Industry: Dairy, Bread & Bakery, Beverages, Confectionery & Snacks.

DuPont logo
Griffith Foods logo
PB Leiner logo

DuPont Nutrition & Biosciences

Griffith Foods

PB Leiner

Food Tech

Food Tech Medal Icon

An innovative processing or packaging technical solution or service for food ingredients or finished products.

Brace logo
Corbion logo
interfood logo

BRACE GmbH - Chemie - Plastics - DataSystems - Esthétiques




Functional Medal Icon

Development of the best ingredient or application in terms of proven functional properties beyond basic nutritional value

AAK logo
Bunge Loders Croklaan logo
Chr. Hansen A/S logo


Bunge Loders Croklaan

Chr. Hansen A/S

Future of Nutrition Award

Future of Nutrition Medal Icon

Active contribution to and support of pioneering ideas or educational initiatives likely to disrupt accepted foodsupply systems

(beyond 5 years).

AAK logo
Arla logo
Nueva logo
VNF logo


Arla Foods Ingredients

Nucaps Nanotechnology, S.L.


Organic Champion Award

Organic Medal Icon

Improvement of traceability, growth of product lines, cost-savings or any other innovative ways contributing to the availability of organic products in the F&B industry.

Diana logo
Toshev logo
Tradin logo

Diana Food

Panteley Toshev Ltd.

Tradin Organic B.V.


Plant Based Medal Icon

The most innovative plant-based ingredient or consumer product that helps the customer easily replace a similarly used animal-derived product without compromising on quality.

dohler logo
fiberstar logo
vaneeghen logo

Döhler Group

Fiberstar, Inc.



Protein Medal Icon

An innovative protein ingredient or process in terms of sensory and physical properties or application costs.

Arla logo
Ebro logo
ICL logo
Kerry logo

Arla Foods Ingredients

Ebro Ingredients

ICL Food Specialties



Reformulation Medal Icon

The best solution (natural or synthetic) for increasing fibre content or reducing salt, sugar or fat whilst maintaining or enhancing the sensory (flavour, texture) and physical properties of the ingredient replaced without increasing application costs.

Griffith Foods logo
Taura logo

Chr. Hansen A/S

Griffith Foods

Taura Natural Ingredients

Sustainability Champion Award

Sustainability Medal Icon

A measurable sustainability strategy that champions environmental or social sustainability in the F&B industry.

ADM logo
palsgaard logo

Archer Daniels Midland Company