New Frontiers in Food

In this COSME project, Food Valley NL and the cluster organizations in Belgium, WagrALIM and in France, Vitagora and Valorial will develop a joint internationalization strategy, a smart strategy based on an original combination of various interconnected specializations. Together we aim to enhance the competitiveness of the SMEs in the clusters, to encourage the development of emerging industries in Europe and to access emerging markets more easily.

Three complementary value chains that represent great opportunities of growth for member companies at an international level has been defined:

• the market of connected food
• the market of functional food and healthy ingredients
• the market of processed food product.

Mission: serving and exploiting major societal challenges of Europe2020 and of Horizon2020 – the consumer wellness and health and the building of tomorrow’s economy and enabling members of the clusters, the SMEs to be stronger and more competitive in markets outside Europe.

New Frontiers in Food