Reported First-Hand with Photos: Saifuddin Ismailji


See you 20 – 23 September 2023 

Your route to the entire Southeast Asia food & beverage ingredients industry
Dates: 9/20/2023 – 9/23/2023
Venue: BITEC, Bangkok, Thailand

Thailand Convention Exhibition Bureau (TCEB) opened the doors to Food Ingredients (FI) – Asia’s prime event at the Queen Sirikit National Convention Center (QSNCC 5 – 7 October 2022) Bangkok, gathered Food and Beverages (F&B) professionals on one platform. FI-Asia exhibition and Conference showcased the present and future of F&B Industry and the buyers and trade visitors indulged into a stimulating experience tasting and deriving knowledge based event.

About 500 exhibitors interacted with some 21,000 buyers and attendees from 40 visiting countries. The exhibitors at the show presented their food ingredients and nutraceutical products focused on Plant-based food and onsite, sampling of this future diet comprised of pant-based meat (prawn, beef, chicken), desserts including chocolate and food colors and flavors. According to Food Trend Specialist, Innova Market Insight in a forecast suggested 82% Annual Average Growth in food and beverage, 40% of consumers choose plant-based alternative “because it is good for the planet”. 2 in 3 APAC consumer say, “I am open to consume food that have been produced using new food technologies”.  Consumers increasingly value the functionality, freshness, authenticity of local food.

Some of the exhibitors with whom we discussed or tried and tested samples of beverages like collagen drinks, a variety of tea, coffee and fruity flavored drinks, desserts (cakes, pan-cakes, brownie), cooked food (plant-based and natural to organic), vitamin supplement like root extract powder (red ginseng, marine plant and algae based). Fi Asia – Thailand 2023(Bangkok) – Your route to the entire Southeast Asia food & beverage ingredients industry — showsbee.com

Grace Biotech (Taiwan) exhibited at the show as the Best Nutrition Shake and Functional Beverage ODM Partner. Target Groups:

-Nutritional support for vegetarians.

-People under weight management

-Healthier option for snacks and meal supplements (protein enriched).

According to Grace Biotech, their Functional Beverages of premium ingredient choices promotes energy and immunity boost, Joint support, Liver protection, Cardiovascular support, Gastro-intestinal health, Ocular health, Memory enhancement.

Aaron Huang Sales-Marketing gracebiotech.sales@gracebiotech.com  M+886-22697-1936  www.gracecbiotech.com

Dr. Qi Jia CEO, UNIGEN Inc.


Unigen Inc. assures scientifically proven ingredients from nature that administer relief. Univestin (clinically proven to support joint comfort, enhance flexibility as fast as 3 days), Attenutin (vitamin C and zinc – clinically proven to support respiratory and lung function and support innate and adaptive immunity), Loesyn maintain healthy glucose level.

Other ingredients to support a healthy life is listed at: Ingredients Overview – Unigen

Dr. Qi Jia, Ph.D., has been named President & CEO, Unigen, Inc., effective August 1, 2021. Dr. Jia has worked for the company 25 years since Unigen’s inception in 1996. qjia@unigen.net, www.unigen.net

Chaijinda (Thailand) 30 years specialist making high quality Seasoning powder introducing crab powder seasoning in its wide range. Phacharawan (Ploy) Klinchaem, Marketing sales@chaijindaseafood.com 

Nova (Malaysia) Bakery products with ingredients that helps to slowdown digestion, a remedy to avoid chronic disease. Products for sampling included bran bread, Red-bean tart, Pineapple tart, jams, peanut butter. On the nutri supplement section, Nova’s new products on display were Hepa-P for liver health, Zarthrimin Pro Flex and herbal remedy treatment for joint pain. Business Development Executives Patrick Chiang +6019-2839176/ Emmett Wong    novainternational@nova.com.my 

Kornthai (Thailand) Ingredients for collagen drinks, sala (snake fruit) flavored drinks, Co-Leit 3-in-one coco drink in sachet. Marjorie Duke Export Sales Manager export@kornthai.com  

Bio Veggie Chiang Mai Thailand Production at the factory in Chiang Mai. Beverages and chicken products. Viriya Porntaweewat MD +66(81)7322331 viriyapt@gmail.com www.bioveggie.net

Eatwell Thailand Palatyne Sugarcane based bio sugar (Sucrose added) low calorie and 3X the taste of sweetener. Available at Lotus, Golden Place malls and online at (subject to change in price) Baht 190 per half kg. Sales (Tony) Sukomol kittiphan_s@rajburisugar.comwww.eatwell.co.th    

Marnys Spain Europe’s #1 Drinkable vital + Beauty products +34-968515080 Dir. Joaquinn  jcarrion@marnys.com www.marnys.com

Reported First-Hand (Compiled) By: Saifuddin Ismailji

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