History

1993

  • Foundation of Hortim International spol. s.r.o.
  • Hortim International is established with international capital participation of the leading Dutch company De Groot

1994

  • Creation of projects for the construction of a computer-controlled warehouse designed to maintain a constant temperature

1995

  • Premises of an area of 3 000 m2are constructed equipped with modern facilities for storage and ripening of bananas

1996

  • Cargo-Hortim s.r.o., domestic and international transportation company, was established

1997

  • Expanding business to the Slovak Republic.
  • Opening a branch in Prague.
  • Hortim International - Prague

1998

  • The Brno facility is expanded to an area of 8 000m2

1999

  • The Brno facility is expanded to an area of 15 000m2 with 16 ripening chambers and new packing technology.
  • Implementation of a new IS.
  • Opening a branch in Ostrava.
  • The company receives the prestigious Golden Ducat award, a valuable recognition of high-quality brands (more).

2000

  • Expansion of branches in Praha and Bratislava.
  • Opening a branch in Karlovy Vary.
  • ISO 9001 quality certification (more)

2001

  • Expansion of the branch in Karlovy Vary.

2002

  • Opening a branch in eastern Slovakia in Košice.
  • October 2002 – Hortim International was acquired by Fyffes plc

2003

  • Expansion of the branch in Brno with a petrol station

2006

  • Expansion of the branch in Brno by  8 000m2 (project completed by the end of 2006)

2007 Present

  • Our grown continues