Honibe Honey Drop from The Honey Pantry is the winner of the Global SIAL d’Or awarded at SIAL, the world’s largest food tradeshow held in Paris, France.
According to Island Abbey Foods Ltd., Honey Drop was also named as best new product 2010 in the ‘Sweet – Grocery’ category and was the winner of the ‘Country Award – Canada’ as the highest scoring Canadian product for 2010 in the preshow awards in May.
The Honey Drop is the world’s first 100% pure dried honey cube for sweetening tea and coffee.
SIAL (Salon International de l'Alimentation) is the world’s largest food tradeshow. The SIAL d’Or Awards recognises nine of the world’s most innovative and successful new product launches made after November of 2008.
The SIAL d’Or Awards are judged by a panel comprising of 30 judges from 30 different countries. The Global SIAL d’Or is awarded for the best new food product to come to the market in the last two years. The selection was made from a product field of over 250 of the world’s best new food products.
John Rowe, President of Island Abbey Foods Ltd says that winning the Global SIAL d’Or award for their Honibe Honey Drop is a phenomenal accomplishment since the Awards are considered the Oscars of the food world.
He adds that the award acknowledges, on a global scale the true innovation of their Honey Drop and the technology used to create a 100% pure dried honey cube with no additives or preservatives of any kind.