Port International, one of the leading importers in the fruit and vegetable industry, has entered into a pioneering partnership with the international climate action NGO WRAP, the IDH, and other businesses to support and co-finance a collective action project aimed at promoting sustainable water management, advancing into water stewardship in Southern Spain. The project is led in Spain by local experts of Good Stuff International with the initial focus on the regions of Doñana and Murcia, where the risk of water scarcity is particularly high.
Just a few months after the official launch of its Exclusive Partner Programme, Port International is pleased to announce a strong increase in partners, a development which takes its producer and logistics network to a new level.
The company Port International and Hof Röhrkasten farm present a video which showcases their successful asparagus, strawberry, and blueberry production. The two companies have been working closely together for many years and are suppliers of high-quality fresh fruit and vegetables in Germany. Hof Röhrkasten is part of Port International’s Exclusive Partner Farming programme and produces […]
Port International and Zeiler Hungária give insights into their sustainable cucumber production The direct importer of fresh fruit and vegetables Port International and the Hungarian cucumber producer Zeiler Hungária are connected by a long-standing partnership. What makes the production facility so special and distinguishes this collaboration is reported by the two Managing Directors André Lüling […]
Karlsson Port has been Managing Director of Port International Bananas GmbH as well as Port International Organics GmbH since first of October 2022. With his entry into the management, the family tradition of the company is being continued in what is now the 6th generation. With immediate effect, Karlsson will steer the fortunes of the […]
Since the first quarter of 2022, the direct importer of fresh fruit and vegetables Port International is now an official member of SIFAV (Sustainability Initiative Fruit and Vegetables). The initiative’s purpose consists in actively contributing to a more sustainable supply chain for fresh fruit and vegetables regarding its economical, ecological, and social aspects. The focus […]
Starting this week, the direct importer of fresh fruit and vegetables Port International presents its revised corporate design. This includes the logo as well as the colours of the group of companies and all its subsidiaries (European Sourcing, Bananas, Organics, Fruit and Dutch Growers). As part of the design relaunch, the company’s website also shines […]
For the second time in a row, BE CLIMATE is supporting Veganuary. The brand for climate-neutral fruit and vegetables motivates people to try a vegan diet and by doing so, experience the many positive effects on our bodies and the environment. Once again this year, well-known companies such as Edeka, Ikea and Burger King take […]
From the end of November, Port International will be selling strawberries of the LEYRE® variety, thus expanding its premium range in the berry segment. Port International imports the aromatic fruit with special characteristics exclusively for the DACH region from Greece and, as of February, also from Spain (Huelva). The variety impresses with its exquisite taste […]
Last week, the winners of the Sustainability Heroes Awards 2021 were declared at a digital conference organised by DQS CFS (German Association for Sustainability) and DGQ (German Association for Quality). Port International GmbH triumphed in the category “Carbon Footprint”, holding its ground against several notable companies. The award, created in 2015 and presented annually, honours […]