FORTY-EIGHT new businesses in the Axarquia have been awarded the plaque of distinction ‘Sabor a Malaga’ (Malaga Flavour).
This title recognises their contribution and vital role in the agriculture and food producing industries in the province.
“We are rewarding their effort on entrepreneurship and business innovation,” said Elias Bendodo, mayor of Malaga Provincial Council, who presided over the awards at the headquarters of company Trops, the leading company producing and marketing subtropical fruits in Europe, located in Velez-Malaga.
Amongst the recipients of the prestigious brand are fruit and honey producers, wineries, meat companies, and also hotels and restaurants of the region.
“These business owners have made the most of the Axarquia natural and climatic features to create a high quality product thanks to their effort and dedication,” said Mr Bendodo.