“Pleasure in the job, puts perfection in the work”
he department was established in 2017. Research & Development refers to the research activities carried out by the department in order to upscale existing products and services towards the development of new products and services oriented to the European and global markets.
Via the European R&D department, the company develops and implement various European funded programs and initiatives. It also provides consulting services regarding the available European funding opportunities to organizations and SMEs.
with an extensive network of partners coming across different
sections and fields
all European challenges and opportunities
functional food products
new products and services
European mentality by exchanging all European good practices and values
new business opportunities at the European market
Development and implementation of various European funded programs and initiatives.
Specialized in the design of innovative and competitive projects and monitoring them thought out their lifecycle:
- identification of the appropriate sources of funding (EU funding scouting)
- identifying the appropriate call (calls scouting)
- project proposal development (draft idea, draft proposal, partners scouting, consortium’s finalization, proposal
- writing, budget allocation)
- proposal submission (hardcopy or electronically)
- project implementation
- Project management, coordination, monitoring, evaluation, dissemination, technical assistance, financial
- management, technical reports.
Updated directories, where are recorded:
- open and pending EU Funded programmes, with a brief description of the Specific Objective of the Call, and the deadlines,
- potential partners, already evaluated by the European Commission or NA,
- public bodies, NGOs, SME’s or VET centers,
- networks related to European initiatives and programmes,
- events, info days, brokerage, matchmaking, conference, symposiums, expo, b2b meetings (SME Instrument- AGRI – Rural Development).
- Master an effective approach to food innovation
- For innovation projects, we identify market opportunities, evaluate the technological-economic feasibility and estimate the needs facilitate the construction of a development strategy with the greatest chance for success.
- Developing new products, creating test products and industrializing the products that have been developed
- Define a new USP’s line of production
- Train our staff to lead R&D food projects
Provides consulting services regarding the available European funding opportunities to organizations and SMEs
- SMEs’ introduction to European funding tools
- Mentoring and coaching on strategic European planning
- European lobbying and networking
- Agro Food Hub, incubators, Clusters
- Development and finance consulting services for start-ups through accelerators, incubators, investors, equity funds, crowdfunding, etc.
- Optimization of existing products (material & intellectual). It proposes systems and methods for measuring the effectiveness and efficiency of products (processes, indicators, etc.) aiming their improvement.
- Development of international commercial and research collaborations with the aim of improving the overall competitiveness and outward orientation of the business.