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The A.. Pitenis Bros S.A. It is one of the largest production companies in the Greek food industry. The company founded in 1973 named "Agamemnon Pitenis". In December 1997, completes the creation of a new modern cuisine plant, with total area 14.000sqm and premises 3.000sqm in order to meet the new conditions of the domestic and international competition.

So, with longtime consumer confidence in company products and the familial form of entrepreneurial, managed year 2003 to produce over 100 different kinds with the most modern production methods and in accordance with all health and safety rules, based on traditional Greek cuisine.

In March 2003 organizes new headquarters - distribution company of its products in Tripoli, the 'ArkaFood ' - A.. Piteni & SIA EE, a comprehensive distribution network and reach the region of Peloponnese. The 2004 founds 'HHBT ' Hellenic Hepirus Bio-Technology R&D - A.. Piteni & SIA OE, a Biotechnology Research and Development company synergies of herbs in food, to penetration of the parent company in the Healthy Food Market. The 2009 enhances the movement of goods in Central Macedonia and a branch in Thessaloniki while 2010 spreads in Attica. Altogether, taking into account the independent distribution network in Western Macedonia, A. It Bros.. Piteni SA cooperates with more than 80 dealers to feed over 10.500 outlets worldwide.

From 2011 the company expanded its activities in new food line Gourmet launching on the market even higher quality and nutritional value as rows Pitenis Premium, Okeanos EXCLUSIVE, and others.

Finally, the company has been certified and applies the Assurance system & Quality Management "ISO - 22000:2005", which includes the System Risk Analysis & Critical Control Points “HACCP”, and Food Safety Systems British Retail Consortium “BRC” Global Standards and International Food Standards "IFS" Global Food Safety SYSTEM, and has received certification of its products from USA Food & Drug Administration “FDA”, after local checks, and permission for export in the countries of Russian Federation from Federal Veterinary. It is at a certification procedure for systems "Kosher "and "HALAL” Lawful certifications Middle East.

The A.. Pitenis Bros S.A. has awarded with the "Golden European Quality Award" between 15.000 production companies worldwide, with the "1st Panhellenic Prize & Praise Business Excellence " EOMMEX, and with "Young Entrepreneur Award" Chamber of Commerce Kozani.


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