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The Company

Kromco (Pty) Limited is one of the larger deciduous packing facilities in the Western Cape. Indeed, the Company’s name is synonymous with fruit in the province. Its dedication to delivering quality fruit to local and international markets, coupled with a burgeoning social responsibility programme, makes Kromco a trusted brand.

The company has a consolidated supply base of around 20 fruit suppliers from the surrounding district. In addition to pears and apples, quality plums are also packed. There are excellent on-site storage facilities and 5 separate packing  lines which provide a high degree of flexibility to enable a quick response to changing market circumstances. Kromco supplies the United Kingdoms leading supermarket chains, controlling the quality of fruit from “the orchard to the table” through its Technical and Quality Department. Marketing is done in-house to ensure close cooperation with local and international markets.

The company’s packing facility is NOSA 4 star rated and is BRC accredited. More than 200 people from Grabouw and surrounds find permanent employment at Kromco while another 800 seasonal workers make their living at the Company. In terms of the South African government's Black Economic Empowerment process, the Company’s second largest shareholder is black and is also a member of the Board.