Celebrate your distinctive and ground-breaking ingredients
Food Matters Live introduces…
The Future Ingredients competition
The Food Matters Live first-ever Future Ingredient competition has been designed to recognise the innovation in the ingredient sector and celebrate ingredients that are truly distinctive and ground-breaking.
We are looking for outstanding new ingredients that support innovation across the global food and nutrition sectors, and which can make a significant impact on mainstreaming nutritious, sustainable and healthy diets.
If this sounds like your ingredient(s), this competition is perfect for you.
Whats the winning prize?
A video interview to be shared on the weekly Ingredients newsletter from Food Matter Live, our website and YouTube channel.
A live winner’s podcast that reaches over 75,000 listeners worldwide via our popular Table Talk podcast.
Food Matters Live website
An opportunity to be listed in the Food Matters Live website for at least six months benefiting from the growing reach of our international food and drink community.
Winner marketing collateral to be used on digital and packaging.
What are the criteria?
You are a supplier of natural, better for you, functional and sustainable ingredients
You’ve launched a new ingredient into the UK or EU markets since January 1, 2020
You can demonstrate your ingredient’s nutritional, sustainable, or functional credentials
Your shortlist benfits
A dedicated digital showcase on the Food Matters Live website, reaching tens of thousands of industry professionals who use Food Matters as a key resource to identify the latest and most innovative products and ingredients
An opportunity to virtually pitch your ingredient to an esteemed judging panel of industry experts and the chance to be considered the gold, silver or bronze winner
One complimentary ticket to our Food Matters Live event on the 16th & 17th of November including access to 1-2-1 meeting requests from food, drink and nutrition Innovation & Insights live programme
Social media support reaching over 20,000 followers across LinkedIn, Twitter and Facebook*
What are your judges looking for?
Unseen insights from your esteemed Future Ingredients Competition judging panel
Nick Bennett reveals what he is looking for in this year’s winner, with some predictions for the ingredients industry as a whole. Continue reading to discover whether or not your ingredient holds the ability to meet the growing industry trends predicted to be on the rise.