On 28 January 2009 in Sheraton hotel in Sofia, Mrs. Sonya Stoyanova owner and Manager of Karmela, received a prize from the program “Produced in Bulgaria” and Russian business club.
For the second year Karmela participated in the world’s biggest international forum for confectionary producers - ISM fair (International Sweets and biscuits fair). This year the event took place from 1 to 4 February in Cologne, Germany.
On 5 March 2009 in children’s ward of the main Hospital in Veliko Turnovo was open entirely renovated and furnished VIP hospital room.
From 18 to 20 June 2009 for the second year in Istanbul an international fair for sweets and chocolate goods named Sweet Eurasia took place. The motto of the fair is Eat sweet, talk sweet.
Newspaper Dnevnik, 11.05.2009, supplement Business Software
Bulgarian newspaper Pari (Money) published a list with fast growing Bulgarian companies. This list is based on real data for sales growth.
Sweets Middle East 2009 is an international exhibition for sweet & confectionery, bakery, snack food, and ice-cream industry.