Kurskaya poultry factory, which is part of Russian meat producer, Cherkizovo Group, was praised at the international food industry exhibition during Berlin’s Green Week. It won three gold medals and the governor of the Kursk region, Alexander Mikhailov, presented the award for the best agricultural business. The Governor gave medals and diplomas signed by Nikolai Fyodorov, the Minister of Agriculture for the Russian Federation, to the executive director of the Kursk poultry factory, Nikolai Soloviev.
"All Cherkizovo Group’s products are high quality, which has been confirmed by the various awards that they have won,” said Alexander Kostikov, Head of Cherkizovo’s Communications and Investor Relations Department. “Posolskie Wings, Lyubitelskaya shin and Naslada frozen fillets were considered the best frozen foods at Green Week. We are very pleased that our products have received recognition at the one of the most important agricultural fairs.”
Petelinka, one of Cherkizovo Group’s flagship brands and the best-selling chicken product, has entered into partnership with the iconic GUM Ice Rink, which opens annually on Red Square. This year, visitors will have an opportunity to take a break in the cozy Petelinka cottage and take photos next to a Christmas tree standing on chicken legs.
Cherkizovo Group employees have held a volunteer event supported by the Ray Foundation for Helping Homeless Animals. They brought food, medicines and other useful supplies to two Moscow shelters and helped with dog walking.
Cherkizovo Group’s chicken and turkey products have once again been awarded the annual Product of the Year title, with flagship brands Petelinka and Pava-Pava winning two categories of the award.
Cherkizovo Group, Russia's largest meat producer, is taking part in Our Brand, an international food festival in Ufa. The Company showcased its products during a tasting session at its stand.