Last May 16 to 18, the Export Department represented the company in the recent International Food Exhibition (IFEX) held at the newly constructed SMX Convention Center in Pasay City. The exhibition demonstrated the different unique products from the Philippines that have been presented for the entire world to see. It was a congregation of different established Philippine food manufacturers, as well as numerous small and medium enterprises showcasing the best of what the Philippines has to offer.
This year’s feature presentation paraded many unique, mouthwatering and delectable food items, specifically items from Bohol, Cebu, Negros Oriental and Siquijor. The Central Visayan region offered very distinctive products not easily found anywhere in the world and won the inspiration and awe of numerous international buyers that visited the exhibition.
Almost 300 companies from different regions in the Philippines joined the exhibition, and among those who joined are the Philippine Biscuit Group, headed by Ms. Liza Guinto (First Choice Food Corporation), and composed of Monde Nissin Corp., Monde M.Y. San Corp., First Choice Food Corporation, Dealo Koffee Klatch, La Pacita Biscuits, Grand Alphatech International Corporation, Croley Foods Manufacturing Corporation and Laura’s. This is an assembly of different biscuit manufacturers, who have joined together to work to improve the biscuit sector of the Philippines, to be competitive in the international scene.