Moscow, Russia – March 6, 2017 – Cherkizovo Group’s ‘Turkey salami’ and ‘Turkey ham sausage. Light menu’ ranked first and second, respectively, at Prodexpo’s Innovative Product contest in Moscow.
‘Turkey salami’ won in the ‘Innovation in ingredients’ and ‘Innovation in technology’ categories; ‘Turkey ham sausage. Light menu’ ranked second in the same categories. The products were manufactured out of Cherkizovo’s Hybrid Grade Maker turkey meat using only the highest quality ingredients and no soy. Both products are low in fat and have a balanced level of vitamins and minerals.
‘Salchichon’ smoked sausage and ‘Belgian-style ribs’ also won awards in the Retail Chains nomination. ‘Salchichon’is Cherkizovo’s premium product manufactured out of its own pork. ‘Belgian-style ribs’ is a new product, which is manufactured using traditional Belgian ingredients, including chocolate, beer and malt, with no artificial flavours.
Prodexpo is the largest food, beverage and raw materials exhibition in Russia and Eastern Europe. For over 20 years, it has played an important role in the development of Russia’s food industry.