Growers & Soures

STC offers the customer a complete range of fresh vegetables and fruit. Part of our products is supplied by our growers. Together with the grower we determine the strategy towards the end customer. All STC growers supply the best quality under their own brand.

Tomato grower Kester from Honselersdijk

Fresh From RED-KES

Tomato grower Kester is a true Westland family business, with more than 70 years of experience in growing tomatoes. With much enthusiasm and passion, Theo Kester Sr and Theo Kester Jr have developed the nursery into an innovative greenhouse farm of over 7.5 hectares. The farm grows the Merlice, a large truss tomato. The harvesting period is between mid-March and the end of November. Kester holds a Global GAP certificate. Food safety is a priority.

StC gives advice to the family business and helps it market the large truss tomatoes. The premium brand is called Red-Kes. This brand has been developed and positioned in the market in partnership with STC. STC holds the exclusive right of the Red-Kes brand.

Tomato grower Kester from Honselersdijk

Fresh From RED-KES

Tomato grower Kester is a true Westland family business, with more than 70 years of experience in growing tomatoes. With much enthusiasm and passion, Theo Kester Sr and Theo Kester Jr have developed the nursery into an innovative greenhouse farm of over 7.5 hectares. The farm grows the Merlice, a large truss tomato. The harvesting period is between mid-March and the end of November. Kester holds a Global GAP certificate. Food safety is a priority.

StC gives advice to the family business and helps it market the large truss tomatoes. The premium brand is called Red-Kes. This brand has been developed and positioned in the market in partnership with STC. STC holds the exclusive right of the Red-Kes brand.

Aubergine grower Zwinkels from Monster / ’s-Gravenzande

Aubergine grower Zwinkels has a modern production greenhouse of more than 7 hectares. The business is led by two generations: the father and a daughter and son. The nursery is constantly striving for optimum quality and maximum shelf life. It is equipped with the latest production methods and operates according to food safety standards, such as the Global GAP.

Everything has to be perfect at this family business! The product’s flavour, shelf life and presentation. All these aspects get their full attention! A lot of time is spent on finding the right plant material. They are continually in discussion with seed suppliers, so that they select the best varieties!

STC gives advice to the business and helps it market their aubergines. We join the grower and the end customer at the table. This means the best strategic choices can be made. The premium brand is called Méditerranée This brand is only available from STC.

Aubergine grower Zwinkels from Monster / ’s-Gravenzande

Aubergine grower Zwinkels has a modern production greenhouse of more than 7 hectares. The business is led by two generations: the father and a daughter and son. The nursery is constantly striving for optimum quality and maximum shelf life. It is equipped with the latest production methods and operates according to food safety standards, such as the Global GAP.

Everything has to be perfect at this family business! The product’s flavour, shelf life and presentation. All these aspects get their full attention! A lot of time is spent on finding the right plant material. They are continually in discussion with seed suppliers, so that they select the best varieties!

STC gives advice to the business and helps it market their aubergines. We join the grower and the end customer at the table. This means the best strategic choices can be made. The premium brand is called Méditerranée This brand is only available from STC.

Sources

STC has a large network of producers for a broad range of products. Greenhouse vegetables, vegetables in the open ground or citrus fruit: we know the growers who are reliable and grow their crops according to the strictest standards. By choosing the Netherlands, Spain and Morocco as the most important production countries, the supply lines remain short. This means you have one point of contact for a complete package. All year round!

Sources

STC has a large network of producers for a broad range of products. Greenhouse vegetables, vegetables in the open ground or citrus fruit: we know the growers who are reliable and grow their crops according to the strictest standards. By choosing the Netherlands, Spain and Morocco as the most important production countries, the supply lines remain short. This means you have one point of contact for a complete package. All year round!