We are so grateful to the many sponsors that are supporting food entrepreneurs in bringing innovative ideas to the family table around the world.
For more than a century, the people of Archer Daniels Midland Company (NYSE: ADM) have transformed crops into products that serve the vital needs of a growing world. Today, we’re one of the world’s largest agricultural processors and food ingredient providers, with more than 32,300 employees serving customers in more than 160 countries. With a global value chain that includes 428 crop procurement locations, 280 ingredient manufacturing facilities, 39 innovation centers and the world’s premier crop transportation network, we connect the harvest to the home, making products for food, animal feed, industrial and energy uses. Learn more at adm.com.
National Foodworks Services (NFS) is thrilled to co-sponsor the Food Innovation Challenge! As a world-class food processing and innovation hub in the heart of Central Illinois, NFS is well placed to be an invaluable asset to the food entrepreneur. With ample production space, FDA approved kitchens, state-of-the-art food processing machinery, and centralized access to shipping routes throughout the nation – NFS will be joining ADM and the Food Innovation Challenge winners to develop, perfect, and produce exciting new food products for the consumer. NFS owners Tony Caccomo and Jim Milano bring decades of real estate development and food processing expertise to the contest and look forward to sharing their knowledge and insights as the challenge progresses. Learn more at nationalfoodworks.com.
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