CEO of Thor Ice Chilling Solutions, Thorsteinn I. Viglundsson, attended the 13th IIR PCM2021 conference last September to present a paper written by the Thor Ice team titled “New Method of Processing Ice Slurry for Improved Chilling of Fresh Foods”. The paper describes the company’s unique ice slurry method and the patented IceGun® technology which is currently being applied in the processing of fresh poultry products.
In early November, Nefco – The Nordic Green Bank organised the COP26 side event “Demystifying the EU Taxonomy for Nordic SMEs” to discuss best practices and guidelines for companies seeking growth financing. The event, organised in cooperation with Green by Iceland and Business Sweden, discussed the EU taxonomy, what it means, how SMEs can integrate the taxonomy mindset in their operations and how understanding taxonomy alignment is important when seeking financing. Thor Ice Chilling Solutions was presented by CEO Thorsteinn I. Viglundsson, followed by engaging discussions with expert panelists.
Thor Ice Chilling Solutions will be presenting and taking part in the discussions online at the COP26 side event “Demystifying the EU Taxonomy for Nordic SMEs” on 11 November. This specific side event will focus on the EU taxonomy, what it means, and how small- and medium-sized companies can integrate the taxonomy mindset in their operations and its importance when seeking financing.
How can we address climate change by changing what we eat and how we produce food? Learn more by joining Thor Ice Chilling Solutions and other nominees for the Nordic Council Environment Prize 2021 in a discussion around solutions for ensuring sustainable food systems.
Thor Ice Chilling Solutions, supplier of unique cooling solutions for fresh food processing, is delighted to announce that it has been nominated for the Nordic Council Environment Prize 2021. Every year, the Nordic nations each select a nominee representing their country, a company or individual who has demonstrated exemplary efforts in environmental protection and conservation, sustainability and climate action.
Thor Ice Chilling Solutions, supplier of unique cooling solutions for food processing, is pleased to announce that it received a marketing grant from the Technology Development Fund at Rannís – Icelandic Centre for Research in its grant allocation this Spring.
EIT Food Fight Podcast has released a spotlight episode introducing Thor Ice technology and its potential to increase food safety. Thor Ice CEO, Thorsteinn Viglundsson, explains how the technology was developed and how it solves a major problem in poultry processing.
MBL – Morgunblaðið newspaper has published an article including an interview and photo of Thor Ice CEO, Thorsteinn I. Viglundsson, and Production Manager, Birgir Josafatsson, to celebrate the Iceland Ocean Cluster’s 10 year anniversary.
Thor Ice Chilling Solutions, supplier of unique cooling solutions for food processing, is delighted to announce that it received a 2 million EUR Fast Track to Innovation (FTI) grant from the European Commission, part of its largest research and innovation programme Horizon 2020.