Meet us at the V Congreso Internacional de Frutos Rojos in Huelva
18 June 2019

Once more, we will be showing up at the V Congreso Internacional de Frutos Rojos organised by Freshuelva, June 19-20 in Casa Colon (Huelva). To get to know about our recently launched berry varieties and some others that will be coming up soon you can meet our Sales and technical team at Planasa’s booths 4-5, located in the […]

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Planasa opens a new strawberry  and raspberry plant nursery in Mexico
17 June 2019

Planasa has recently inaugurated the farm ‘El Esfuerzo’ in Dolores Hidalgo, Mexico, a new strawberry and raspberry plant nursery that will create 800 direct jobs in this area. With these new facilities and more than 1,500 hectares worldwide, Planasa consolidates its leading position as one of the largest berry plant nurseries in the world. With […]

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Planasa appoints Lope de Hoces as its new CHRO
29 May 2019

Planasa has recently appointed Lope de Hoces Íñiguez as its new Chief Human Resources Officer (CHRO). He will be part of the executive committee of the group, chaired by Alexandre Darbonne (CEO). Lope de Hoces holds a degree in Law from the Complutense University of Madrid and an MBA from IESE. He also has extensive […]

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Bruno De Oliveira joins Planasa as EMEA Head of Operations
27 May 2019

Bruno Miguel Rodrigues de Oliveira has recently joined Planasa as new EMEA Head of Operations. Bruno De Oliveira has more than 20 years´ experience in managing roles within the agricultural sector. He began his international career in United Kingdom and since then he has held different head-level positions in African countries such as Senegal, Kenya and […]

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Tesco CE technical and commercial managers taste Planasa’s berries
21 May 2019

Five representatives from Tesco Central Europe (Tesco CE) – Hungary, Poland and Czech Republic- have visited Planasa’s facilities in Huelva together with members of Daifressh technical and commercial team to taste Planasa’s new berries. The group was formed by Jacoba González, Santiago Gregori, Daniel Esteve and Francisco Rodilla, from Daifressh and by Péter Perendi, Janos Hidvegi, […]

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Planasa’s blueberry varieties grab the attention of UK Morrisons
30 April 2019

UK supermarket chain Morrisons representative Maria Pereira has visited Planasa’s R&D facilities in Huelva (Spain) to check out the new blueberry varieties that will be launched next autumn (October 2019). After seeing the programme and tasting the six blueberry varieties, techincal manager at source Maria Pereira was amazed by the shelf life and crunchiness of […]

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Darvador, 100% male asparagus. Early, uniform and productive.
29 April 2019

DARVADOR® Darvador is an extra early and 100% genetically male variety developed by Planasa. It can be cultivated in white and green forms and can gain around 10 days compared to other early varieties. Homogenous, productive and very attractive for end consumer. Plant Erect and very strong plant. Very high branching. Resistance to environmental and soil diseases […]

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UK IPL checks out Planasa’s berries for Asda supermarkets
24 April 2019

A group of representatives from the UK company International Procurement & Logistics (IPL) has visited Planasa’s R&D facilities in Huelva (Spain) to see the upcoming berries for Asda supermarkets. The expedition was formed by IPL technicians Carolina Carral, Barrie Jones, Ines Gardé, Ross MacDuff and Liam Richards. During their visit they were able to see the new […]

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Planasa France obtains the ZPR label and enters the market of Zero-Pesticide Residue asparagus
22 April 2019

In 2019, the whole asparagus production -around 1,300 tons- will be commercialized by Fruidor (Planasa’s commercial partner) as Zero-Pesticide Residue (ZRP) and a part of the asparagus produced by Planasa France will be marketed under this recently obtained label, which is part of the group’s commitment to integrated farming. After the asparagus, also Planasa’s blueberries […]

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