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La pesadilla de las patatas fritas en Bélgica
June 01, 2020
Continúa el drama nacional que supone la falta de consumo de patatas fritas en Bélgica.
INTERPOM 2020 on New Trade Show Days
May 28, 2020
Theme: ‘Let’s connect the potato chain in the post-coronavirus world’. 2020 will go down in history as 'the year of the coronavirus pandemic'.
Belgians urged to eat fries twice a week as coronavirus creates massive potato surplus
April 28, 2020
Belgians are being called upon to eat fries at least twice a week as more than 750,000 tons of potatoes are at risk of being thrown away.
Belgian potato sector grows again in 2019
April 13, 2020
Last year, despite the difficult growing conditions as a result of the extreme heat and drought during both the 2018-2019 and the 2019-2020 seasons, the Belgian potato-processing industry once again improved the record for processed potatoes.
Coronavirus: Belgian fries begin to suffer
April 08, 2020
The ongoing coronavirus pandemic has dealt a blow to a, particularly Belgian market, as the country begins to see declining sales of the humble fries.
Vrije markt voor aardappelen ingestort door coronavirus
March 24, 2020
Due to COVID-19 the free market of potatoes has completely collapsed. The PCA/Fiwap and the Belgapom price quotation has been suspended because of a lack of transactions on the free market of potatoes.
Artist impression of new production site for Mydibel (Chilled French Fries)
October 01, 2019
The Service Public de Wallonie has granted a building permit for 'Mydibel Fresh', a new plant in Mouscron for the production of chilled french fries. The construction of Mydibel Fresh is part of the company’s strategy of sustainable development.
Dutch Potato Processing company Aviko builds greenfield french fry factory in Belgium
September 14, 2019
Dutch-based company Aviko, one of Europe’s biggest producers of fresh, frozen, dried and specialty potato products, has announced a major investment in its production capacity in Poperinge, Belgium.
An international fair at the heart of the Belgian potato sector.
September 02, 2019
On 4 and 5 September the international potato fair PotatoEurope 2019 will take place in
Tournai. That the fair continues to grow is demonstrated by the fact that there are almost
20% more exhibitors from 17 different countries.
Waterleau announcing New Shareholder
August 13, 2019
Waterleau Group NV has successfully executed an important capital increase which secures the ambitious plans of the company for the future.