At the end of calendar year 2017, the Emsland Group has completed several successful certifications and revision requirements in the IMS. As a result, the first-class quality of our products and services can continue to be ensured at all production sites within the Group.
In 2017 too, we would like to use the Emsland News to inform you about the latest developments at the Emsland Group.
Food ingredients Europe is a must-participate trade fair for the Emsland Group. As with other years, this year’s trade fair can again be regarded as a complete success. The Emsland Group put up a confident and professional showing at its stand, which featured many innovative products over an expansive and open-plan exhibition space.
Emsland Group received excellent results at CDP 2017 Supply Chain Climate Change.
Food Ingredients Europe (Fi Europe) is a must for all manufacturers in the food and beverage industry. This year, the trade show will take place in Frankfurt am Main from November 28 to 30 and will be the biggest so far with a record number of exhibitors and new areas.
People’s awareness of healthy eating is increasing. Protein-rich foods provide important nutrients for the human body and ensure the maintenance of elementary functions. Plant-based proteins have long presented a good alternative to animal protein sources for a protein-rich diet. Peas have been increasingly moving to the forefront as a healthy source of protein.
The Gulfood Manufacturing the most important trade show in Middle East for the food industry. Emsland Group has again taken advantage of the opportunity to contribute as an exhibitor to the Gulfood Manufacturing exhibition, which is specially tailored to the supplier industry.
With several new product innovations Emsland Group is attending at this year’s Gulfood Manufacturing, taking place in Dubai. Since 2009 Emsland Group is a continuous exhibitor at this show.
During the visit of the SPD Bundestag representative Dr Daniela De Ridder, the SPD Landtag representative Gerd Will, the SPD Local Association Chairman Johannes Spykman and the mayoress of Emlichheim Daniela Kösters, the delegates discussed the company and the future prospects for the regional and international economy.
The Emsland Group can look back with great satisfaction at its very successful participation in the “Grafschafter Messe für Ausbildung und Beruf” vocational trade fair in Nordhorn. The Group presented itself with a new stand and trade fair concept.
After very successful events in the last 4 years, round five begins on September 7th with the “2017 Worlds of Work” trade fair. The training and career trade show in Grafschaft is guaranteed to provide attendees with more information and a clearer picture of the regional job market.
In the series “Wie geht das?” NDR (the North German Broadcasting Group) follows up on everyday matters of interest to find out how things work. As part of their reporting agenda, which pursues specific themes and offers interesting glimpses behind the scenes, the editors and camera team were recently also guests of the Emsland Group.
The Emsland Group had good reason to be excited about their very important guests end of July 2017. The following CDU State Parliamentary Group representatives traveled to Emlichheim to visit Emsland Group’s main plant:
On August 1st, 2017, Emsland Group welcomed all of its new trainees to its Emlichheim location. All 12 available training positions here were filled. In his welcoming talk, Udo Hinkelmann, Executive Director of the corporation, said that this is a very positive sign.
On the evening of Thursday, July 27th, 2017, a successful barbecue gathering once again took place at the premises of Emsland-Stärke GmbH in Emlichheim. Management invited all the staff of Emsland-Stärke GmbH and Emsland Food GmbH in Emlichheim as well as the employees of Emsland Logistics GmbH & Co. KG to the event.
The relevance of high quality and, above all, safe foodstuffs among today's consumers is higher than ever. That is why the FSSC–Standard (Food Safety System Certification 22000) plays such a decisive role in the safe manufacture of foodstuffs and food ingredients, and has now also gained international significance.
On his tour through the parliament election districts in Lower Saxony, Prime Minister Stephan Weil will also be visiting Emlichheim on July 26, 2017, where he will visit the main headquarters of the Emsland Group.
Emsland-Stärke GmbH in Emlichheim has paid potato farmers more money than originally planned for last year’s harvest. The Group is hoping for enough rain in the coming weeks to ensure that this year’s harvest will also be a good one.
The Emsland Group will once again present its product highlights at this year’s “KlärschlammTagen” of the DWA. We offer natural flocculants based on regionally-produced potato and pea starch.
Also this year, the Emsland Group invited both, girls and boys, to participate in the traditional "Girls’ Day". This year around 40 guests came to the headquarters in Emlichheim to gain an interesting insight in the professional life.
As a global leader in dehydrated potatoes Emsland Group supporting the market growth for high quality potato flakes. That’s why Emsland Group is presenting its wide range for snack products also this year, beginning with the SNACKEX, taking place in Vienna, Austria.
Meeting up the rising trend of gelatin free and protein enriched products, Emsland Group has introduced a new confectionery concept: a Jelly Bar. The ingredient supplier has created a transparent, flexible, elastic fruit-bar produced by an extrusion – or molding process.
On January 25, 2017, over 300 shareholders gathered in Meppen for this year’s annual general meeting of the holding company Emsland-Stärke AG.