Canadian halal shoppers feel they are not being well served by either food manufacturers or major grocery chains even though the halal industry is worth some US$1.6 trillion a year.
Muslims manufacturers should lead the industry to grab whatever available opportunities and make the most profit from halal goods as the potential is truly staggering.
Halal is gaining a huge interest in the Mediterranean with the recent conclusion of 3rd Maghreb Food Exhibition (MAFEX), which took place from 11-13 December 2014 in the Moroccan city of Casablanca, Morocco.
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Bursa Malaysia should concentrate on becoming the London Stock Exchange (LSE) for Islamic finance and utilise the country's vibrant Halal ecosystem instead of looking to merge with LSE.
Experts say the new Socially Acceptable Market Investments (SAMI) Halal Food Index will be a bridge-builder for Islamic funds and for global non-Islamic investors interested in the emerging food sector.
The world’s first Halal Food Index was launched yesterday at The 6th World Halal Forum confirming the strong convergence between the Halal industry and Islamic finance.