Every year PAIN D'OR exhibits in the biggest international food shows which are very important both for the company's image and export.
Some of the trade shows in which PAIN D'OR participates:
ANUGA, Cologne,
SIAL, Paris
Fancy Food Show, New York
IFE Food and Drink, London
PLMA, Amsterdam


Pain DOr sponsors a number of sports events organized by AmCham, BBFL and others. The company representative teams have occupied the first ranking places several times in the ski and tennis tournaments

Corporate Social Responsibility

PAIN D'OR is a socially active company which does everything within its power to help schools, kindergartens, orphanages and hospices.

PAIN D'OR maintains a long-standing company tradition by inviting 250-300 children from the orphanages to a Christmas party. Apart of the special program, delicious food, dances, songs and many, many presents, PAIN D'OR always prepares nice surprises for them, such as Santa coming down from the skies riding . . a Helicopter or a balloon.
At the pictures bellow: Christmas party for 300 children from orpanages; Santa Claus arrives in Pain DOr by helicopter; Christmas party for orphans

Apostolic Nuncio to Bulgaria Giuseppe Leanza (left) was among those who welcomed Santa Claus at PAIN D'OR.

On the occasion of Christmas and Children's Day, together with Patilanci, the company participates in initiatives for disability children and orphanages.

Best children's painting competition has been announced in many Sofia schools and a lot of awards have been presented to the participants.

The Executive Director of PAIN D'OR Mr. Antoan Iskandar accepts the charity award from Mr. Neil Buhne, UNDP Resident Representative for Bulgaria.

Every year PAIN D'OR sponsors the annual football kindergarten tournament in Sofia, organized by the Children Football Club "Lavcheta".

PAIN D'OR supports various cultural and sports events for children, focused on their skill development. The last PAIN D'OR Street Basketball Children Championship attracted more than 150 teams.

PAIN D'OR sponsors a number of sports events, as well - the annual bicycle tour of Bulgaria, sports dance tournaments, football games and others.

Social Events

On the 24th of May, 2002, "Pain D'Or" president, Mr. Antoine Iskandar was granted the cherished opportunity of an audience with His Holiness, Pope John Paul II. Mr. Iskandar received the blessings of His Benevolent Holiness upon himself and his factory.

St. John Paul II blessing Pain D'Or bakery: "The lord is my sheperd; there is nothing I shall want"

In October 1998, Mrs. Hillary Rodham Clinton first Lady of the United States of America visited PAIN D'OR, where she presided over a Round Table Conference "The role of the woman entrepreneur and the challenges she meets daily". We are very proud of what Mrs. Clinton said about our factory:
"I've never been in a cleaner and a better-smelling factory."

On 29.01.2003 the United Nations Secretary-General Kofi Anan launched the Global Compact Initiative of the United Nations. Mr. Antoine Iskandar was invited to deliver a speech. For more information about the initiative please visit:

PAIN D'OR takes part in many other events and activities organized by UNDP.

HRH the Prince of Wales honoured PAIN D'OR by presenting the Code of Ethics of the Bulgarian Business Leaders Forum, a branch of Prince Charle's International Business Leaders Forum, on March 13th 2003, to the Executive Director Antoine Iskandar.

As a member of BBLF PAIN D'OR is an active participant in the initiatives organized by the Bulgarian Business Leader Forum committed to the basic principles of business ethics.

PAIN D'OR participates
regularly in the environmental initiatives of Sofia Municipality, as well as in socially useful causes:
- Sofia spring cleaning
- Maintaining and asphalting the streets in the neighborhood

The company supports the Breast cancer initiative and takes part and in its annual activities.

PAIN D'OR takes an active part in the International Women Club activities, as well.

PAIN D'OR stores:
You can find the company products in most of the food store chains, as well as in:

Maria Luiza Blvd

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