South East Asia Business Awards 2022

38 APAC / South East Asia Business Awards 2022 , When it comes to our food, only the finest solutions should be accepted, but as standards rise ever higher, it takes real innovators to achieve this. We take a look at the team fromOrion Food Industries (M) Sdn Bhd, an internationally renowned company that has long challenged the status quo. In the South East Asia Business Awards 2022 fromAPAC Insider, the teamwere rewarded for their sterling efforts. We dig a little deeper to find out more. Established in 2007, Orion Food Industries has created an exciting new line of products that push the boundaries of how many people see food. Leveraging the science and art of how ingredients are used, the team are proud to offer a complete suite of products specialising in food coatings, sauce & soup and seasoning & marinades. The result is a thoroughly unique experience that has tantalised tastebuds since the company first opened its doors. Since inception, Orion Food Industries has been proud to commit to delivering consistent quality of food, with a variety of different tastes in a sustainable way. Ultimately, this is how the team think that they can ensure that their products continue to serve the needs of their customers. Often, this approach ensures that they don’t just satisfy their desires, but go above and beyond to secure new heights of success. The COVID-19 pandemic affected many industries, and the food sector was no exceptional. The global food chain was interrupted, causing significant inflation in raw material costs as well as delays in supply shipments. To stay ahead of these challenges has required the team to adopt an approach which is innovative and competitive. The addition of a dedicated R&D team to continuously exploring new formulations to best fit the changing needs of customers. They are regularly updated to ensure that they are satisfied with the new ideas that are being introduced to the market. Since the pandemic began, the team have seen numerous new opportunities, such as the increasing demand for frozen chicken products. Exploring new ways of working and shifting approach to provide support for businesses and customers alike has always been an essential part of how the team has thrived. This ability to react to changing situations is built into the very fabric of how Orion Food Industries operates. The team are renowned for their ability to collaborate with customers to develop sustainable food coating solutions resulting in better products for end consumers. Because many of their customers are also based in Malaysia, the team are able to offer a better lead time on development of new ideas, maintaining the freshness and quality of their incredible products. The future seems bright for this intrepid team, with Orion Food Industries looking at ways of expanding their reach to new markets. This expansion will begin with setting up the firm’s first overseas factory in the second half of 2022. Orion Food Industries’ CEO Mr Fred SO restate the team continue efforts in developing innovative and proprietary solutions, this time focusing on protein alternatives in order to stimulate the market. There are many other new product developments just sitting in the pipeline waiting for the right time for launch. When it comes to finding the ideal supplier, the work of Orion Food Industries is pushing the boundaries for their customers. When it comes to providing a way forward that makes a real difference to how we live and eat, this is the team to turn to. Orion Food Industries (M) Sdn Bhd is committed to ensure & promote a safe and healthy working environment for its employees, visitors and vendors. The management aims to attain the highest occupational safety & health performance by persistently and continually upholding the Group ESG ( Environmental Social Governance ) policy. Company: Orion Food Industries (M) Sdn Bhd Name: SO Kee Kok, Frederic Email: [email protected] Web Address: Premium Food Coating Supplier of the Year 2022