Dutch Ambassador Opens Royal Van Zanten’s Location in Colombia

September 12, 2019 Royal Van Zanten

Royal Van Zanten’s new location in Colombia is now officially open. This was carried out at the 4th of September by Jeroen Roodenburg (Ambassador of the Kingdom of the Netherlands to Colombia), Sjoukje Heimovaara (CEO, Royal Van Zanten), Andres Toro (owner, Colibri Flowers) and Augusto Solano (President, Asocolflores).

Danziger Colombia Creates Sparkling Chrysanthemum “Open Days” Event

September 5, 2019 Danziger

Danziger Colombia hosted an “Open-Days” event at its site in Vereda Pontezuela, Antioquia. During the event, growers, buyers and retailers were able to explore a wide portfolio of chrysanthemums along with a sneak peek of some new and innovative other crops. The event took place at the Danziger farm, which was established in 2014, set up as an R&D site, as well as an elite production site, to serve the local market.

Andean Greens and Foliage From Colombia at Proflora 2019

August 20, 2019 Proflora

Monochromatic and minimalist arrangements had gone out of fashion since consumers today are looking for bouquet and arrangements to have floral generosity and take risks in terms of colors, therefore foliage and greens are taking center stage in the world.

Index Fresh Partners With Growers in Colombia to Offer Fruit in U.S. Market

August 14, 2019 Index Fresh

“The Colombian avocados allow Index Fresh to build on the success that we’ve been developing for over a century. The Hass industry in Colombia is young and vibrant. There are very few trees in the country that are over ten years old,” said Giovanni Cavaletto, Vice President of Sourcing at Index Fresh.

Westfalia Fruit Launches The Biggest and Most Advanced Hass Avocado Processing Plant In Colombia

January 23, 2019 The TOMRA Group

Westfalia Fruit Colombia, a company of Westfalia Fruit, a South African leader in the supply of subtropical fruit, inaugurated on 18 January a new processing plant for Hass avocados in Sonsón, in the department of Antioquia, Colombia. The new facility is the largest and most advanced avocado processing plant in the country.