Sales of Italian Cured Meats Rise Outside the EU

By Maëlle Alquezar Sales of Italian cured meats are growing abroad. Indeed, exports exceeded 138.440 tonnes, increasing by 3.8% in 2012, and have broken records in terms of value, growing by 7.2% to 1.116 million euros (i.e. £956 million). Exports outside the EU particularly contributed to this trend. While Italian cured meats exports increased by onlyRead More »

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La Befana – Meet Italy’s Answer to Mrs. Clause!

By Edoardo Martoni It is a well-known fact that Italians love to find any excuse to celebrate something. Throughout the year in Italy there are countless festivals, hosted by towns and villages up and down the country. I’ve heard of the Frog Festival, The Melon Festival and the Swamp Herbs Festival, to name but aRead More »

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Austerity Update: Italy Waits to Learn its Fate

By Mari d’Antonio, Online Marketing Executive at Wolfestone As Greece voted to keep a government committed to austerity measures, Europe breathed a sigh of relief and southern Europe began to see the light at the end of the tunnel. Italy, one of the countries hit by recession, has been through difficult times recently.  However, underRead More »

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