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Slovenian trading company that sells food and agricultural products is willing to act as an agent to represent producers of blackcurrant plants from Germany and France.

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Garden and horticultural products
Retail sale in non-specialised stores with food, beverages or tobacco predominating


A Slovenian trading company, specialist in sales of food and agricultural products is upgrading its network of suppliers. Therefore, they are looking for suppliers of blackcurrant plants from Germany and France who would be willing to sell their products on the Slovenian market. The company is interested in signing a commercial agency agreement.



The company was established in 1992 as a small family business. Today they are one of main retail chains in Slovenia, ranked among the most fast-growing companies. Their main business is retailing fresh and semi-prepared food products, agricultural products, plants and other non-food goods. Their stores are recognized by consumers for quality products, low prices and skilled, friendly staff. With successful business and payment discipline, they are strengthening good business relations with their suppliers and providing good purchasing conditions. This is reflected in their low selling prices.

The company is interested in introducing a new product – blackcurrant plants. They are looking got suppliers of blackcurrant plants from Germany and France who would be ready to supply their agricultural products to them and this way start an active sales also on the Slovenian market.

The company is interested in signing the commercial agency agreement.

Advantages & innovations

Cooperation plus value: 
The Slovenian trading company has a rich commercial and expert knowledge in sales of fresh and semi-prepaired food products as well as in sales of agricultural products and plants. Through its own sales centres the company is covering a large part of the Slovenian territory. They are known for low prices, quality services and friendly, qualified staff.

Technical Specification or Expertise Sought

Cooperation sought: 
The product that should be supplied are the plants of blackcurrant type »Rosenthal«. The plants should grow into a strong and open bush with massive branches, the clusters should be long and soft, the strawberries must be large or even very large and of blue-black colour The plants must be resistable to the lower temperature.

Stage of development

Cooperation stage dev stage: 
Already on the market

Partner sought

Cooperation area: 
The company is looking for the suppliers of plants of blackcurrant from Germany and France who would be interested to expand their sales activities on the Slovenian market. They should be ready for a long-term cooperation for the common sales on the local market.

Type and size

Cooperation task: 
SME 11-50,SME <10


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France, Germany