Traditional biscuits on the radio

As some of you already know, in 2014 Birba was awarded the Girona Excel·lent quality seal which is presented by Girona Provincial Council and the Chamber of Commerce to promote the best products in Girona province. Specifically, the award-winning product was Ametllats, one of the firm’s flagship products as it is one of our most…

Camprodon or “The Biscuits Town”

On 15 February we had the chance to take part in RTVE’s España directo TV programme which was visiting the Camprodon Valley. It covered the Ripollès foals, the snowy mountains and the fact that Camprodon is known as “The Biscuits Town” owing to its hundred-year-old biscuit-making tradition.     The programme’s reporters went with Mimi,…

Birba from Fair to Fair

Following a 2017 crammed with work and biscuits, it was time to kick off the new year with new-found energy to ensure that 2018, the year when we are celebrating our 125th anniversary, will also be chock-full of plans and delicious biscuits. On 18 January we grabbed our bags to head to the other side…

Our double bank holiday at Camprodon

  During the double bank holiday period this December, while some people opted to stay at home and others enjoyed the start of the ski season Birba was at the Purísima de Camprodon Fair, held this time round on 8-11 December and which has already become a must at this time of year. Lots of…

The sweet touch of Birba

When Christmas is getting near we have a date: the “Pedra d’Agramunt Nougat and Chocolate Fair” in Lleida is one of the leading food events in the cakes and pastries industry in Catalonia and has been held every year since 1988. Originally it was a nougat market for the area’s characteristic product, but it was…

Another year at Anuga

  Once again Birba has joined thousands of food firms at the world’s largest fair for the industry: Anuga. As we do for each edition of the event, which is held every two years, we went to Cologne in Germany to publicise the quality and variety of our Birba biscuits abroad. After five packed days…

The route that goes through Birba

Last June Birba had the chance to take part in “País en ruta”, an online magazine programme which tours Catalunya’s towns to report on the province’s treasures.   This time round the programme looked at the town of Sant Joan de les Abadesses and talked about its cultural options, recreational activities and cuisine. Birba, which…

Fun Birba facts

  Recently and thanks to one of our customers, we discovered Birba Biscuits feature in a film made by Narciso Ibáñez Serrador in 2006 entitled Blame, which is part of a series of movies called “Films to Keep You Awake”. In the film, a girl finds a box that she takes with her everywhere and…

The Free From Food Expo

The Free From Food Expo, the international fair for ‘free from’ products par excellence, took place on 8-9 June in Barcelona. The event attracts companies showing their products as well as suppliers and buyers. Lots of ‘free from’ food companies came along to this fifth edition of the fair and there was a wide variety…