Atlantic Area Healthy Food Ecosystem

Atlantic Area Healthy Food Ecosystem (AHFES) is a European project funded by the Atlantic Area programme. The project aims to improve the overall competitiveness and growth of SMEs in the value chain of healthy food & lifestyles by contributing to enhancing a transnational innovation ecosystem that helps SMEs access knowledge, partners and markets and align their products and services to consumer needs and expectations.  The project supports a sustainable growth of healthy food & lifestyle sector and SMEs by achieving a quadruple helix ecosystem (public authorities, industry, academia and citizens) in support of SME competitiveness.  Food or drink producers are able to access fully funded training, resources and support services to help develop healthier products.