NEWS & EVENTS
CasaLuker - From bean to your business

POSTED: 2016-02-01
CasaLuker, a Colombian family business with over 100 years of experience in the chocolate market will soon begin to sell premium cocoa beans in 5kg presentations. These will be aimed at small-scale chocolate bar producers seeking to use a cocoa with unique characteristics for a differential product. Bean to bar is a new trend in the chocolate world where small chocolate producers buy cocoa beans to select and process according to their preferences and recipes.

PHOTOS


  • Luker Demo - Downey, CA


    Luker Demo - San Jose, CA


    National Restaurant Show


  • Altamira Food Show


    2014 DGF Mondial Competition


    2014 IBIE Show


  • CasaLuker, Colombia


    Catersource Expo 2014


    Bean to Bakery 2014
ifiGOURMET Acquires Marque Foods, Inc.

POSTED: 2015-10-30
GURNEE, Illinois, October 30, 2015 - ifiGOURMET, a leading importer of specialty ingredients and tools for professionals in the pastry, bakery, chocolate and confectionery segments, announced today that it has acquired the assets of Marque Foods, Inc. based in South San Francisco, California. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

UPCOMING EVENTS
National Restaurant Association Show
May 20 - 23, 2016 - Chicago, Illinois
ifiGOURMET Booth # 2042

NCA Sweets & Snacks Expo
May 23 - 25, 2017 - Chicago, Illinois

IDDBA
June 4 - 6, 2017 - Anaheim, California
ifiGOURMET Booth: Illinois Pavilion

RCI Annual Convention and Exposition
June 12 - 16, 2017 - Lombard, Illinois

FCIA Elevate Chocolate
June 24, 2017 - New York, New York

Summer Fancy Food & Confection Show
June 25 - 27, 2017 - New York, New York

IFT Food Expo
June 26 - 28, 2017 - Las Vegas, Nevada
ifiGOURMET Booth # 4271



VIDEOS


  • Necocli Stories - A Better Future


    Fino de Aroma Stories


    Necocli Stories - Fino de Aroma


  • Creative Decorating Competition


    So Good Magazine #12


    2014 Catersource Conference
Colombia's contribution to the world

POSTED: 2015-09-15
The research was undertaken in conjunction with CIAT and Yale University. Its results will allow Colombian cocoa farmers to produce better varieties of cocoa for the world. It will render Colombian cocoa more competitive in the international market.

INDUSTRY LINKS
American Culinary Federation
Fine Chocolate Industry
Institute of Food Technologists
International Cocoa Organization
International Dairy Deli Bakery Association (IDDBA)
National Association for the Specialty Food Trade
National Confectioner's Association
National Restaurant Association
Private Label Manufacturer's Association
The Bakery Network
World Cocoa Foundation


NEW 2016 CATALOGS

MEDIA LINKS
American Cake Decorating
Bake Magazine
Baking Buyer
Catersource
Dessert Professional Magazine
inStore Buyer
Pastry and Baking Magazine
Prepared Foods
Snack Food & Wholesale Bakery
So Good Magazine
Supermarket News
The Bakery Network
The Chocolate Life
The Connect Network
The Manufacturing Confectioner


Pastry and Baking North America
Step-by-Step Recipes
THE SWEET WORLD - NEWS AND VIEWS FROM THE INDUSTRY
So Good Magazine:
Industry and Science Working to Preserve Future of Cacao
Supermarket News
We Love When Supermarkets Partner and Highlight Local Businesses
Dessert Professional
Baking With Olive Oil
James Beard Foundation:
Pastry Chef's Take on Desserts and her #dessertworthy Trend
Bake Magazine:
Holiday Specialties
Bake Magazine:
Eight flavor trends to watch
Yahoo! Food:
17 Things to Know About Pastry Chefs
Baking Business:
Natural sweeteners have a long way to go
Baking Business:
Snack preferences differ between millennials, boomers
Dessert First:
Coconut and Mango Yogurt Cheesecake
So Good Magazine:
France updates its classic ice creams
So Good Magazine:
Jacquy Pfeiffer wins award for The Art of French Pastry
BuzzFeed Life:
25 Bakeries Around The World You Have To See Before You Die
Huffington Post:
The Ultimate Scientifically-Tested Guide To Baking The Perfect Brownies
Dessert Professional:
Material Handling: Quinoa
Dessert Professional:
Make Way for Millennials, Part 1


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