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Dal 20 al 24 gennaio si è tenuta la 39ma edizione di SIGEP la fiera internazionale leader indiscussa nei settori della gelateria, pasticceria, panificazione artigianali e caffé. Quale migliore occasione per parlare di gelato, di estero e di strategie. Ne abbiamo discusso all’interno del convegno “GOING GLOBAL: Compre aprire una gelateria negli USA”...

IGourmet, the leading US gourmet food online store, is looking to expand its selection of authentic products from Italy, the founder and CEO of the company said in an interview. The whole notion of IGP and DOP has become more mainstream in the US. We are starting to incorporate DOP items and IGP products into our gift offering, because this is what...

1.500 incontri B2B con 600 imprese italiane, oltre 65 buyer esteri selezionati, 3.000 influencer e circa 450.000 appassionati ed esperti di cibo coinvolti in oltre 90 eventi: sono questi i numeri del progetto “True Italian Taste” che da due anni si pone l’obiettivo di educare i mercati di tutto il mondo al vero Made in Italy. La campagna è partita...

Author Josephine B. Pasquarello is pleased to honor her role model, Romania Pasquarello, in her book Love & Loyalty: An Immigrant Italian Mom Raising Her family Of Twelve In The Shadow Of A Mafia Crime. According to Pasquarello, “During my childhood, there was a show called Queen for a Day, which enshrined everyday women--mothers and wives--in thei...

C’era una volta… non iniziano così un po’ tutte le storie? Di solito le favole si, e anche se questa sembra una favola, in realtà è una storia vera: la storia di come un gesto d’amore e un cibo di casa siano diventati simbolo della cucina italiana nel mondo. Chi ha viaggiato un po’ se ne sarà accorto: fuori dai nostri confini nazionali, specialment...

My name is Matteo Ferramondo and I am a 12th grade Italian student at the George C. Marshall High School located in Falls Church, Virginia. In order to graduate my classmate Gianmarco Starke and I  have the requirement to organize and complete a volunteering project. We decided to organize a charity fundraiser for the students of the middle school...

In one’s seventy-fifth year, one comes to realize that much of one’s more vivid life experience is just history – if not myth – to most other (read: younger) people. As I do every year, I reflected on this again on Sunday, when the Eagles were presented with the Lombardi trophy, professional football’s highest award. The trophy has borne that name...

In this episode of The Italian American Podcast, we focus on the Italian American connection to Jazz music. We speak to singer Vanessa Racci about how her grandfather inspired her to embark upon a journey that has allowed her to connect with her heritage deeply through becoming Italian American Jazz performer. In our Stories Segment, I talk to Bill...

Congratulations to longtime NOIAW Member Linda R. Carlozzi, Principal, Jackson Lewis, who was recently named to the inaugural list of 100 Leading Women Lawyers in New York City by Crain’s New York Business. Linda is a Principal in the New York City, New York, office of Jackson Lewis. She joined the firm in 1997 and focuses her practice on traditio...

The National Italian American Foundation (NIAF) congratulates Hon. Basil Russo, NIAF Board of Directors Member and National President of the Italian Sons and Daughters of America (ISDA), on his recent honors from the American Nationalities Movement and the Cleveland International Hall of Fame. Russo was honored by the American Nationalities Movemen...

The region of Basilicata will be featured this weekend in the PBS show “Dream of Italy.” Host Kathy McCabe explores the stunning landscapes and culinary traditions of the ancient region also known as Lucania. McCabe tours the ancient Sassi of Matera, the towns of the Dolomite Lucani and meets up with Frances Ford Coppola at his resort Palazzo Margh...

Si rafforza l’asse tra Usa e Italia contro il terrorismo, per evitare che la Libia diventi la nuova base dell’Isis, sfruttando i flussi migratori per colpire l’Europa. Lo dice il ministro degli Interni Minniti, dopo gli incontri avuti a Washington con il segretario alla Giustizia Sessions, quello alla Homeland Security Nielsen, e il capo dell’Fbi W...