January 31, 2020

Inter Expo Center - Sofia, Vitosha hall

IntelFresh – the Bulgarian fresh produce forum, will gather top fruit and vegetable growers with the largest retail chains, Bulgarian and foreign wholesalers, processors, technology and service providers for third consecutive year.

Every visit to a retail chain store is a special and inspiring moment for the InteliFresh team. We more and more often recognize the presence on the shelves of InteliFresh participants - offering high-quality fresh produce, packaged according to the latest market standards. This means InteliFresh is fulfilling its mission – to show Bulgarian producers the path towards increasing sales and profit growth. To create an environment for business dialogue, sustainable partnerships and entrepreneurial satisfaction for all market players – from the farm to the fork. 

InteliFresh 2020 will provide its visitors with market insights, fresh ideas for the production side and an ever-growing supply of excellent quality F&V.

InteliFresh 2020 - All the key players will be there. And you?


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For more information, do not hesitate to contact us via office@inteliagro.bg or +359 899 911 597.


InteliFresh 2020 is sold out. Registration is closed.

Thank you for the huge interest and we are waiting to see you at InteliFresh 2020!


08:45 h: Registration and coffee

09:40 h: Official opening. Greetings from Mr. Arie Veldhuizen - Agricultural counsellor at the Embassy of the Kingdom of the Netherlands

09:50 h: „Challenges facing Bulgarian F&V sector” – a panel discussion with Angelos Georgiou (Nielsen), Gabriela Baranska (Aron), Ivaylo Pehlivanov (Diva Agro), Hristo Kumchev (Agroproduct Group) and Michele Santorelli (Kuminiano Fruit/Santorelli). Panel moderator – Nikolay Valkanov (CEO, InteliAgro)

10:35 h: Profitable market niches in Europe” - Piet Schotel (Fruit Consultancy Europe, the Netherlands)

10:55 h: The new fruit varieties trending on the marketClaudio Tiselli and Stefano Conti (Salvi Vivai, Italy)

11:15 h: "Packaging of the future: One step closer to consumers and retailers – Zvezdelina Lacheva (DS Smith Bulgaria)

11:40-13:00 h: b2b meetings


Business lunch 13.00 – 14.00 h


14:10 h: „Economics of greenhouse production – the business behind the models“, Cindy van Rijswick (Rabobank, the Netherlands)

14:35 h: „New vegetable varieties that conquer the market“, Kamil Toth (Rijk Zwaan, the Netherlands)

15:00 h: „Technologies helping melon and potato producers" - NIK Electronics

15:10 h: „Opportunities for cherry and plum production for processing industry“ – Michele Santorelli (Kuminiano Fruit/Santorelli)

15:20 h: „New hazelnut orchards project in Bulgaria“ – Michele Santorelli (Kuminiano Fruit/Santorelli)

15:30 17:00 h: b2b meetings


ARIE VELDHUIZEN ARIE VELDHUIZEN Embassy - Kingdom of the Netherlands
Cindy van Rijswick Cindy van Rijswick Senior researcher, Rabobank
Michele Santorelli Michele Santorelli CEO, Kuminiano Fruit
Piet Schotel Piet Schotel Owner, Fruit Consultancy Europe
Zvezdelina Lacheva Zvezdelina Lacheva Sales Manager, DS Smith Bulgaria
Tóth Kamill Tóth Kamill Retail account manager at Rijk Zwaan, Hungary
Angelos Georgiou Angelos Georgiou Retailer Services Group Account Manager, Nielsen
Hristo Kumchev Hristo Kumchev Manager, Agroproduct Group
Stefano Conti Stefano Conti Salvi, Italy
Gabriela Baranska Gabriela Baranska Manager, ARON
Ivaylo Pehlivanov Ivaylo Pehlivanov Diva Agro


Inter Expo Center

Adress: 147 Tsarigradsko shose Blvd, 1784 Sofia, Bulgaria

Phone number: +359 2 965 5220


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InteliFresh is organized by InteliAgro Bulgaria

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