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iba award

iba award

For the third time running, the iba award was presented by the specialist magazine Backtechnik Europe at the World Market for Baking in Munich.  This international prize for innovation is awarded for technological solutions that are shown for the first time at iba, and which provide significant improvements – both from a quantitative and qualitative aspect - for line production in large scale operations. 


The winners of the award were determined by an independent panel of judges made up of scientists, practitioners and trade journalists. All solutions submitted were be examined by the judges at the trade fair on 16.9.2012, the first day of the iba. The award ceremony was held on 17.9.2012. All award winners were featured in detail in the iba report issued on 18.9.2012 by the Back Journal Verlagsgesellschaft in the second edition of the current iba newspaper. 


iba trophy

For the fifth time running, the renowned iba trophy is to be presented to exhibitors at the iba by the BackMedia Verlagsgesellschaft as an award and recognition for innovative developments and solutions for the baking trade.  Come and use this opportunity as an exhibitor of showing off your latest developments.

It is aimed at exhibitors whose innovative developments or improvements of existing solutions support the baking trade in the areas of

  • product quality
  • energy saving
  • cleaning and hygiene
  • rationalisation and
  • presentation of goods

and contribute towards advancing the baking trade.

The qualified panel of judges, which is made up of master bakers and scientists, will draw up a short list in the event that more than 20 applications are received.  The final decision as to who shall receive the award will be made at iba 2012 by 18th September 2012, once all entries have been inspected.  In principle the number of trophies is not restricted.

Award ceremony:
When: 19th September 2012 at 11.00 am
Where: the award will be presented by Peter Becker, president of the German Bakers Association (Zentralverband des Deutschen Bäckerhandwerks), t the German Bakers Association stand