The harvesting of the keith and kent varieties of mangoes in Ghana started at the beginning of December and we are now halfway through the season. The trees are still full of fruit and it is fascinating to see how much care and effort the industrious harvesters put to ensure that the fresh fruits arrive at the drying factory in good quality and conditions.
Infused Fruits | Dried Fruits | Poland
The last harvest of fruit in Poland came to an end with aronia and blueberries. Time for planning a visit at Frubella – our producer of natural infused dried berries.
Apples | Dried Fruits and Nuts | Harvest
Pascal Schwarz, Head of Food Industry traveled to Chile to visit our long-standing partner "Agro Cepia". "Agro Cepia" has been our exclusive partner for dried apple products from South America for many years. Whether apple cubes, slices or chips, with or without skin, AgroCepia produces the desired product according to the customer's requirements. Worth noting, is that the production is done only after the order has arrived so as to guarantee the best possible freshness. Requests for special varieties or shell colors can also be taken into account, thanks to a broad network of apple producers Agro Cepia works with.
Herbs | Saffron | the spicy blossom
In February 2017 the business of PINA DIAZ S.L was taken over by Saffron Packers S.L. in Spain. Therefore the tradition, passion and expertise of this very special product finds its continuity amongst new owners.
Nuts | pecan | biological
The Mexican family business ECO-GREEN is our new exclusive partner for organic pecans from Mexico. The company that is run by two brothers have been cultivating pecans in organic quality for many years.
Nuts | almonds | processing
Martin Brosi (Product Manager for nuts) and Pascal Schwarz (Head of Food) paid our new partner for Portuguese almonds AMENDOURO in Alfândega da Fé a visit.
Dried fruits | dried apples | conventional, EU organic and Bio Suisse
Due to the current harvest period of apples, we would like to introduce you to our long-standing partner VE.BA in Italy.
Coconut water is an old nutriment, which is highly appreciated by many peoples. Even as a sports drink, even among top athletes, it is becoming more popular, because it causes the resorption and the accelerated replacement of electrolytes and nutrients after any kind of physical exertion.
Dried fruits | freez dried berries | Conventional, organic EEC and BioSuisse organic
Our product manager, Heidrun Frommherz, visited together with some Swiss customers Van Drunen Farms in Serbia – one of Varistors long-term partners for freeze dried fruits.
Dried fruits | Worlée Natural Raw Materials | organic and conventional
Heidrun Frommherz, our product manager for dried fruit is informing about her visit at Worlée – our sister company in Hamburg. Worlée supplies organic and conventional products, which includes following portfolio: Dried fruit, herbs and spices, dried vegetable, tea, nuts and sweeteners.
Spices | Cinnamon | Crop harvest
Willy Burkhalter, our product manager for Herbs and Spices visited our longstanding partner for organic spices, Biofoods Ltd in Sri Lanka.
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