The Supplier Projects/Innovations of the Year Awards are focused on celebrating the most recent greenfield, brownfield or plant extensions by suppliers of equipment, packaging, ingredients, laboratory and food safety, industry services etc to Africa’s food industry

As more and more food manufacturing companies invest in Africa to meet rising demand, local and international suppliers are coming in to build local capacity in the Continent to build their own capacity to meet the needs of the food companies.

This Award celebrates some of the most outstanding projects by suppliers to the food industry, with a particular focus on the new facilities’ impact on the broader industry, sustainability and safety.

Supplier Project of the Year Awarded to the most outstanding greenfield or brownfield factory or plant extension by a supplier to the food industry that stands out for its application of new technologies, efficiency, sustainability (water, waste, energy) and safety credentials; plus impact on the food industry in the region.