Freskon Trade Show
5 of the most important and pioneer companies of the Greek fresh produce sector are going to participate in the “1st Green Vegetables & Asparagus Congress”, which will take place on Friday 22 & Saturday 23 April during the “International Trade Show For Fresh Fruits & Vegetables”, which will be held in Thessaloniki, Greece.
HAIFA CHEMICALS LTD., a world leader in the production of Potassium Nitrate, specialized fertilizers and industrial chemicals, is the Big Sponsor of the Congress.
BAYER HELLAS A.G., a global enterprise with core competencies in the Life Science fields of health care and agriculture, is the Sponsor.
NOVACERT S.A., the largest consulting company in agriculture, food and environmental industries, in Greece, PREPAC S.A., a company specialized in packaging of agricultural and industrial products, and DAIOS PLASTICS S.A., a company focused exclusively in the production of specialized films for agricultural applications, will be the Supporters of the Congress
HAIFA CHEMICALS LTD.
Haifa was founded in 1966 and is a world leader in the production of Potassium Nitrate, specialized fertilizers and industrial chemicals.
Via its subsidiaries & affiliated companies the Company has developed a global network of promotion, sale & distribution with a presence in more than a hundred countries worldwide.
The main product is the potassium nitrate which constitutes the basic ingredient for the main range of fertilizers under the Trade Mark Multi-K®, in the 100% watersoluble ranges of complex (NPK) fertilizers Poly-Feed® enriched with secondary elements and/or minerals, ideal for nutrigation and foliar application, as well as for the pioneering range of granular (NPK) fertilizer TurboK which is consisted of 7 micro elements free of chloride & sodium.
The range of high consumption products of Haifa is completed by raw materials of fertilizers and the range of control release fertilizer such as Multicote® & COTEN®.
The Company presents stable inspired innovative solutions that are brought in the front ground to meet successfully the challenges of farming in an continuously evolving world.
Haifa’s solutions are planned for & developed in order to improve the crops’ nutrition, to strengthen the effectiveness of the application and to maximize the financial benefit of the farmers, while simultaneously much effort is constantly put into minimizing the adverse effects to the environment.
BAYER HELLAS A.G.
Bayer is a global enterprise with core competencies in the Life Science fields of health care and agriculture. Its products and services are designed to benefit people and improve their quality of life.
At the same time, the Group aims to create value through innovation, growth and high earning power. Bayer is committed to the principles of sustainable development and to its social and ethical responsibilities as a corporate citizen.
In fiscal 2014, the Group employed around 119,000 people and had sales of EUR 42.2 billion. Capital expenditures amounted to EUR 2.5 billion, R&D expenses to EUR 3.6 billion. These figures include those for the high-tech polymers business, which was floated on the stock market as an independent company named Covestro on October 6, 2015.
NOVACERT was founded in 2001 and currently is the largest consulting company in agriculture, food and environmental industries, in Greece.
The company offers its clients integrated solutions and innovative services, by applying the state-of art- marketing methods and communication strategies, while helping them to produce high value-added products and services.
The expertise combined with the high quality of the services provided by NOVACERT, has placed the company in a leading position regarding the management and implementation of marketing and promotion programs for fresh and processed agricultural products, to the EU and third countries, as well as in the field of integrated crop management, development, application and implementation of management systems and quality assurance standards.
PREPAC was founded in 1982 as a personal company and directly took action in packaging of agricultural and industrial products. In 1999, was transformed in a S.A., and expanded its activities to cover a wide range of packaging machines and consumables that resulted the inevitable increase in manpower, material resources and expertise.
PREPAC S.A. provides full technical support throughout Greece. The philosophy of the company is to provide customers a complete range of packaging machinery and materials.
DAIOS PLASTICS S.A.
Daios Plastics S.A. was founded in 1974. Within a short period of time the company focused exclusively in the production of specialised films for agricultural applications.
According to the company’s philosophy of growth and innovation it has launched several products in the market which offered solutions to the problems that the farmers faced.
Listening to the needs and requirements of the market and its customers the company continues to invest to its most important advantage: the production of ideas, integrated solutions and methods having as a sole goal the improvement of the quality and the increase of the farmer’s income.
Popular and effective beyond expectations, “FreshCon Market”, the most important trade event regarding the promotion of fresh fruits and vegetables sector returns for the fourth consecutive year, sponsored and organized by FROUTONEA magazine.
8.5% increase in visitor numbers at Freskon Over 22% increase increase in the number of trade visitors
Up to this moment, 15 supermarket chains have confirmed their participation in “FreshCon Market 2018” which will be held in Thessaloniki, on Friday 27 and Saturday 28 of April, during the third “International Fresh Fruits and Vegetables Fair – FRESKON”.