Best fruit and vegetables? Perfection of performance? Top quality? Natural without compromise? Of course! For this Hortex has been famous for years!
However, in order to create truly unique things, something else is needed… commitment, imagination and passion for creation. This is the only way to create products with great taste!
Creating juices, nectars and drinks with exceptional taste is like a journey into the unknown… A journey in search of the best fruit and vegetables, the tastiest varieties, new flavour combinations and compositions. This is how our juices are made – the secret of their taste lies in the commitment, imagination and passion for creation. In the HORTEX offer, everyone will find their favourite flavour – whether it be unique 100% juices, delicious nectars or refreshing drinks.
Economic Centre of Horticultural Cooperatives of the Republic of Poland [Centrala Gospodarcza Spółdzielni Ogrodniczych Rzeczpospolitej Polskiej] is established, transformed in 1949 into Centre of Horticultural Cooperatives [Centrala Spółdzielni Ogrodniczych] (CSO).
The Foreign Trade Enterprise (PHZ) “HORTEX” is founded whose name is derived from two words – “hortus” – garden and “export”.
In 1970s Hortex is one of the main suppliers of agricultural and food products in Central and Eastern Europe.
In mid-1980s Hortex becomes the world leader in the production of fruit juice concentrates, especially apple juice concentrate
Hortex launches the first aseptic filling line for juices in carton packaging in Poland at its plant in Góra Kalwaria
The enterprise starts its business as Hortex Holding Joint Stock Company [Hortex Holding Spółka Akcyjna]
Hortex plants obtain the Integrated Management System certificates
The Argan Capital investment fund purchases the company from its former owners
2018 Mid Europa Partners, a leading private equity fund investing in Central and Eastern Europe buys shares in companies responsible for the production, sales and marketing of juices, nectars and beverages, frozen fruit and vegetables and concentrates from Argan Capital.
purchase of Jurajska SA
Hortex Sp.z o.o. together with Jurajska SA employs around 800
employees. During the purchasing and processing of vegetables and
Fruit (July-December), this number increases due to hiring
In order to ensure the best efficiency, we concentrated our production
in two specialised modern
processing plants. Juice production is carried out in
the plant in Przysucha near Radom, while mineral water is produced in Postęp. We also take care of distribution and availability
of our products, since we want to be as close as possible to our
As a result, our products can be purchased in all types of
shops selling foodstuffs
This wide distribution is possible owing to:
– cooperation with specialised distributors
operating throughout the country and leading
– in-house sales force covering all channels
– traditional retail (retail outlets)
– modern sales channel (discount chains,
convenience, super- and hypermarkets)
– HoReCa market (professional catering market –
restaurants, bars, canteens and other