Grup Fruiter Benissanet
Cooperative created in 1975 with 6 members and currently formed by 106 members, which has a staff of 6 permanent and 130 temporary workers.
Grupo Fruiter carries out the collection, packaging and marketing with its own brand of different varieties of sweet fruit (cherry, peach, nectarine, plum, apricot, Paraguayan, platerina) of collection during the months of April, May, June, July, August and September, with a turnover in the last campaign of 5.2 million euros.
The destination of 80% of the production is destined to different countries of the European Union. The rest is mainly positioned in the Catalan market as a local sale, in the main distribution chains present in the territory: Bon Preu, El Corte Inglés, Fragadis SL, Carrefour, Lidl ...
The use of the brand and logo is requested for the entire production of sweet fruit of the Cooperative, which represents an average commercial volume of 8,000 Tn collected in an area of 498 Ha. Quality is rewarded over quantity with an average yield of 16,000 Kg.