IFS Broker 3 certificate achieved...

We have passed the audit for the 2nd year in a row for the IFS Broker 3, and are now certified for another year!

Click on the image above for our renewed certificate...


Did you know that...

You can also eat the skin of the kiwi? Most people peel or cut the kiwi in half and then spoon it out. Although you will have to get used to the soft hairs ...


Discover new flavors...

For a long time there seemed to be no place for vegetables on the barbecue. Maybe as a side dish, in a salad, but that's it. But the tide seems to be turning slowly. In addition to the bell pepper and eggplant, vegetables such as fennel, artichoke and beets will also be seen on the grill.


Heat wave continues...

A heat wave that continues. Great weather for a barbecue with friends or family. Indispensable for a barbecue is of course a delicious watermelon! We currently import a lot of watermelons from Greece and Italy. If you are interested, do not hesitate to contact us!


Protocol continue work safe and...

GroentenFruit Huis published the protocol for safe and healthy working earlier this month. With, among other things, new information regarding workplaces, safe travel and ventilation. Check the GroentenFruit huis website for more information.
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Summerseason ongoing...

Despite the corona crisis, the summer season is going very well with products as watermelons, peaches, nectarines and plums. Very tasty and fresh from the land of our suppliers. This from countries such as Italy, Spain, Serbia, Macedonia or Greece. If interested, do not hesitate to contact us!

AGENCY    JUN 2020

New branch opened...

We have opened a new branch in Venlo;

Venrayseweg 118E
5928RH Venlo
The Netherlands


Did you know that...

you should not store Plums in the refrigerator. Plums are very sensitive to temperatures that are too low because this disturbs their ripening. You can keep ripe plums in the fridge for a few days!


2nd Campaign 'GroentenFruit Huis'

GroentenFruit Huis launches a second campaign video in May, in the quay of 'Are you looking after each other? We take care of your fruit and vegetables! '. This video shows the diversity and uses of fruit and vegetables and shows the origin of the products and the commitment of the entire sector. Check the GroentenFruit huis website for more information.
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Delicious Watermelon Salad

Refreshing, super simple, this kale, watermelon feta salad is packed with all the goodness. With its sweet and salty combination, it's the perfect side dish for your next BBQ.

TRENDS    APR 2020

Trend 'delivery at home'

An important trend that is now very popular is the home delivery of food. This especially now that all catering establishments throughout the Netherlands are closed and people can no longer eat at a restaurant. Many restaurants are forced to respond to this trend, in order to still earn income. As a result, many restaurants now also offer takeaway and delivery to their customers.



As with everyone, the coronavirus is of course also actual at our company. Due to the outbreak of this virus, we are forced to take the necessary messurements. Click on the image above to get more information about the coronavirus...


Campaign 'GroentenFruit Huis'

With the launch of the campaign: "Are you looking after each other? We take care of your fruit and vegetables!' the 'GroentenFruit Huis' demands attention for the deployment of employees in the fruit and vegetable chain. Check the GroentenFruit huis website or our social media pages for more information
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Did you know that...

there are more than 10 different types of lettuce? So there are many different types of lettuce. Some well-known lettuce varieties are: iceberg lettuce, Roman lettuce, arugula, cabbage lettuce, red lettuce, etc. Follow us on social media for more information and photos about our lettuce varieties!


Valentinesday 2020

Happy Valentinesday! Valentine's Day, officially St. Valentine's Day, is a day on which loved ones give each other extra attention with, for example, gifts, flowers or cards. Valentine's Day is celebrated on February 14. Pope Gelasius I proclaimed February 14 to the day of Saint Valentine in 496.


Start of the Capsicum season

In the month of February we sell a lot of capsicum, a beautiful vegetable that we sell in different colors. From the most-known colors red, yellow and green, to white, purple, lilac, mint green and brown capsicum. If you are interested in our products don't hesitate to call us. Our colleagues can tell you everything about our capsicum, +31 (0) 46 2060 200.

AGENCY    JAN 2020

New signage flags

Now that the wind gusts will decrease, we can raise our flags again. After the past few weeks with the gusts of wind, it was time to order new flags. Since the old ones were blown to pieces. We hung up the new flags and these are now visible to everyone who visits us or drives past our beautiful office.


Savory pie with cherry tomatoes

In general, savory pie is not well-known for being healthy. However, you can enjoy this delicious dough pie with cauliflower puree and cherry tomatoes!



Smets Food Trading B.V.
Vouersweg 95
6161 AG Geleen
The Netherlands
   +31 (0)46 2060 200



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