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Fi Innovation Awards and the Startup Innovation Challenge

Celebrating innovation

The Fi Innovation Awards and the Startup Innovation Challenge are designed to encourage, honor and celebrate companies and professionals who invest time and resources in R&D recognizing and stimulating innovation, not only for our industry, but also for the end consumer. It is the great gathering of all players in the F&B industries.

In 2023, the Fi Innovation Awards and Startup Innovation Challenge introduced a new category: Sustainability Innovation, reflecting the growing investment in ESG and to promote environmentally, economically and socially sustainable practices in the food and beverage industry.

The numbers
Awards results
  • 33
    registered products and ingredients
  • 4
  • 3
    days evaluation committee
  • 20
    finalist innovations
  • 12

Why your company needs to be here

1 Create new business opportunities

2 Position your brand in front of professionals and companies that value investing in innovation

3 Support startups with innovations that help disrupt the marketplace

4 Network with a select group of key industry influencers

Interested in sponsoring the awards?
Take a look at the categories from 2023
Most Innovative Ingredient

1st, 2nd and 3rd place prize awarded

Most Innovative Product

1st, 2nd and 3rd place prize awarded

Sustainability Innovation

1st, 2nd and 3rd place prize awarded

Moments from last year
smiling winners
group of winners


Attend this year

Attend this year

Be amongst the future tastemakers

Exhibit this year

Exhibit this year

Shape tomorrow's tastes.

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