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20 Mar 2022

World Food Innovation Awards 2022 winners revealed!

World Food Innovation Awards 2022 winners revealed!

Day One of IFE saw the winners of the World Food Innovation Awards unveiled on the show's Future Food Stage, presented by Jonathan McGowan and Antonia Garrett-Peel from FoodBev Media and IFE Event Director Philippa Christer. 

McGowan commented on the high level of entries across the board and congratulated all the winners, plus a number of highly commended entries. 

Best Artisan Product

Cacao Barry - WholeFruit Chocolate Evocao

Highly Commended: Cheebab - Cheebab The Original

Best Brand Marketing

Boxed Water Is Better - Boxed Water™

Highly Commended: THIS™ - THIS™ Changes Everything

Best Brand/Brand Extension

Hunt and Brew - Single Origin Dairy milk through coffee company lens

Best Children's Product

Sprout Organic - Plant Based Infant Formula

Best Convenience Innovation

Rice In Action - Self Heating rice meal

Best Convenience Packaging

TIPA Corp - Home Compostable Fully Transparent Laminate

Best CSR/Sustainability Initiative


Best drink concept, sponsored by EXBERRY

Good Rootz - SAPINCA

Highly Commended: Liberation Cocktails - On-tap

Best food concept

Frostkrone Food - Ready to Eat

Highly Commended: All is Good - Healthy, Nutritious Food processed using the Mildtech Technology

Best Foodservice Initiative

Quorn - (ChiQin)

Highly Commened: Float Foods - OnlyEg Patties

Best Functional Product

Zeno Functional Foods - SOBAR

Best Health or Wellness Drink

Kabocha Milk Co. - Kabochamilk

Best Health or Wellness Food

Float Foods - OnlyEg White

Highly Commended: I am Nutri - QUINOA MALT THICK DRINK

Best Healthy Snacking Innovation

Borna Foods Ltd - Fibre-packed vegan trail mixes

Highly Commended: Daily Crunch - Sprouted Almonds

Best Indulgence Product

TSC Food Products GmbH - Baileys Dessert

Highly Commended: ALDI - exclusive liveGfree Gluten Free Holiday Donuts

Best Ingredient Innovation

Perfect Day - Animal-Free Milk Protein

Best Low-or-no Product

The Naked Collective - So.Beer


Best Natural Food or Organic Product


Highly Commended: Sozyë - Noya Sauce

Best New Business


Best Packaging Design

Boxed Water Is Better® - Boxed Water™

Best Plant-based Beverage

Kabocha Milk Co. - Kabochamilk

Best Plant-based Food Product

The Plant Based Seafood Co. - Mind Blown Dusted Scallops

Best Snacking Innovation

Frostkrone Food Group - Ready to Eat - Curry Mango Snacks

Highly Commended: Superfoodio Limited - Peanut Butter Buttons

Best Special-edition Product

Brownes Dairy - Seriously Novelty Flavoured Milks

Best Technology Innovation

THIS - FAT 2.0™


Key Partners


Media Partners

Insight Partner

Charity Partners