Opening Event: Meat, Fish & Plant-Based Pilot Plant

Press Event on June 9th


Press Event
Meat, Fish & Plant-Based
Pilot Plant Opening


Zandvoortstraat 49
2800 Mechelen - Belgium


June 9th, 2022 - 10:30

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About the press event

IMCD Food & Nutrition is committed to supporting its customers and suppliers to drive innovation in a trends-led and sustainable way. Therefore, on the 9th of June 2022, IMCD will open its doors for the official inauguration of its new Meat, Fish and Plant-Based Pilot Plant, a remarkable expansion of the EMEA Centre of Excellence in Mechelen. 

By setting up this Pilot Plant, IMCD experts have created a facility that offers food manufacturers a reliable technical resource to help accelerate their product development process within the plant-based alternatives – a market expected to reach more than 77 billion U.S. dollars in 2025 according to Statista. 


Check out the agenda of our event:


  • 10:30 to 10:45 – Welcome & introduction

  • 10:45 to 11:10 – Application Lab tour 

  • 11:10 to 11:30 – Sensorial experience

  • 11:30 to 12:00 – Tasting session prepared by Chef Colin Wheeler-James

  • 12:00 – Lunch with our Food Experts (optional)

Thank you for your presence! Download the press release clicking on the button below:

Check out our event guests:

Gilles Donneaud

IMCD - Category Director Nutrition EMEA & Business Unit Manager France

Wanlin Koh

IMCD - APAC Technical Manager

Fanny Letexier

IMCD - Regulatory Coordinator


IMCD - Food Technologist Nutrition