Food

Discovering Tokaj: A Trip to the Storied Hungarian Wine Region

At the end of August, FB International’s partner, Rick Perry, was invited on a trip to Budapest and the Tokaj region of Hungary to learn firsthand about the history of wine-making in the region and what makes Tokaj “terroir” so special. Rick’s account of his trip is featured below as are a selection of photos[…]

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Food Safety & Knowledge Sharing Across Industries: An Interview with George Walker

Food is one of our basic needs. In 2015, the U.S. food retail industry was valued at $5.75 trillion (Statista) and just two years prior the USDA estimated that the average American family spends about 10% of their income on food. Since 2012, FB International has been working with George Walker, a seasoned food-industry consultant,[…]

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Hungarian Wines Proving Popular in Florida

FB International LLC has been working with New Wines of Hungary, a consortium of wines from the Tokaj region of Hungary, to help them augment their presence in the American market. Our Florida-based partner, Rick Perry, has been organizing wine tasting events in the community. Click here to read about the Crawfish Boil where Rick[…]

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E.U.-Funded Trade Mission Closes as Whirlwind Success

During the week of June 18 – June 22, ten French and Spanish companies descended on the Windy City to learn more about the American market and to explore local business-to-business collaborations based on partnerships and trade. These companies are part of the RYME+ program, a European Union-funded consortium for the internationalization of innovative small[…]

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Delicious Hungarian Wine Review from Florida

We’ve been working with New Wines of Hungary, a consortium of wineries in Hungary’s Tokaj region, for over a year. Recently, one of our partners, Rick Perry, in Florida received samples of several wines and brought them to a local event. Rick’s feedback below shows the quality of Furmint wines – and it is a[…]

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