Fairfruit Hongrie

On the shores of Balaton Lake

Fairfruit Hungary has a packhouse surrounded by a plantation of 200 hectares located in an exceptional setting on the shores of the famous Balaton Lake.

Apricots and cherries are the leading products of this production area. Associated with the packhouse located in the north of Hungary in  Boldogkőváralja these two production sites offer all together around 4’300 tons of stone fruits per year. Its main customers are in Hungary, Austria, Switzerland, Germany and Poland.

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HISTORY

Fairfruit Hungary was created to enhance the image of Fairfruit Group from its customers, but also to ensure the security of the activities of the production sites in the pursuit of excellence set by the group. The Balatonvilágos packhouse was built in 2004. But Balaton Fruit Kft. exists since 1998 and was the founding company.

Fairfruit Hungary supervises the production processes, quality management and trading of all fruits produced by the partners on the Hungarian territory. This is to the guaranteed compliance with customer requirements and consumer loyalty to the Group products.

It is a company with an international focus. While relying on traditional skills, a professional team and a desire to develop the local community, it seeks to expand into the European market and wishes to promote the Hungarian competence for apricots production.

PRODUCTION AND MARKETS

The annual production site has about 1’500 tons of fruit. These are mainly apricots from June to September, but also plums and cherries.

Fairfruit Hungary has about forty producers grouped around the Gyümolcsért Kft partner.

The Gyümolcsért Kft packaging centers, with their 6’000 m2 of total area, are equipped with sorting machines and packaging lines which can pass 200 tons of fruits per day. The cold rooms of these production sites reach a maximum capacity of 1’200 tons storage.

The target markets are Hungary, Switzerland, Poland, Austria and Germany.

Annual Production : 1’470 tonnes d’abricots sur 200 hectares. 20 tonnes de cerises sur 2,5 hectares

PRODUCTION SPECIFICITIES

Quality management and quality control are essential in our strategy. We are committed every day to meet the requirements of the BRC and TPPS standards. The Fairfruit producers partners practicing sustainable agriculture and are GlobalGAP standard certified.

The packaging center can store 500 tons of fruits in a total cold area of 825m2. It is equipped with two grading machines and two punnets machines.

PARTNERS

Fairfruit Group works with its partner GYÜMOLCSERT KFT. You can find more information on the partner website  (www.gyumolcsert.com).

 

Balaton Fruit Kft. is also a Fairfruit Hungary partner. This is the first group of producers in Balaton which allowed Gyümölcsért creation later then Fairfruit Hungary.

BRANDS

Brands offered by this subsidiary are “FRUIT & FUN” and “Gönci”. For fruits of good quality they are selected in the filed for their sweetness and intense color.

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