Eurogast thus increases Austria wide presence and closeness to the customer!
ZAMS/TIROL, 02.03.2023: Eurogast Austria is happy after the most successful year in the company's history with over € 500 million sales and a planned investment package of € 40 million. On 01.04.2023 Gastro Haring joins as the 11th member of the Eurogast Austria. With the regional gastros specialist from Großklein/Leibnitz district, the market presence in Austria is further strengthened, but at the same time the strategy of the owner -managed partners is consistently implemented.
“We are particularly pleased to record a very personal and regionally anchored partner like Gastro Haring in our middle. With the newly created market size and the largest location network in the food sector, we are able to be even closer to our customers. This is a personal concern for us and we are also faster, more flexible and personal than corporations! ”, Peter Krug, Managing Director Eurogast, is pleased.
“The customer is the focus of us with his requirements and wishes. The immediate proximity to the customer is a personal concern for us. We also follow these wishes when designing our wide range. From the region and from renowned manufacturers - this is the basis of our trade for us and with this approach we found a perfect partner in the Eurogast family! ”Said Manuel Haring, Managing Director of Eurogast Haring, to the synergies.
The managing Eurogast shareholders Mag. (FH) Alexander Kiennast and Mag. (FH) Franz Sinnesberger can only agree with this statement and emphasize: “Manuel Haring lives the same values as we do, and is therefore the perfect addition in the Eurogast family. We can also ensure our high quality standards! "
Customers from southern Styria and under Carinthia benefit from this merger and continue to enjoy the reliable quality of a family run company from the region. “Together we will offer the well -known flexibility and expertise, as well as our regional connection, for our customers. This makes us differ significantly from corporations, and you can feel that as a customer and as an employee- every day! ”Adds Peter Krug. EUROGAST HARING will have access to all digital solutions of Eurogast from 01.04.2023. "Our digital order applications, which are among the most modern in the industry, coupled with the largest shopping association in Austria, creates additional advantages for our customers!" Said Peter Krug.
Regional gastronomy competence in the south
Gastro Haring was founded in 1986 by Johann Haring in Großklein in South Styria, after 10 years an extension was carried out due to the positive business development and a new frozen hall was built. The family company currently looks after around 1,800 customers - from gastronomy to system catering to institutions and canteens in Styria and Carinthia. The aim of gastro Haring is the goal of gastronomy to system catering, as well as other institutions and canteens to offer the highest quality at a fair price-performance ratio with optimal service. At around 2500m², the company offers more than 8,000 regional and international articles. Gradually, the Eurogast own brands will now expand the range. All employees are incorporated into the Eurogast family and together you will be a perfect and reliable partner for customers in southern Austria, emphasize the managing directors.
We will all do our best to welcome our new family members to our ranks and enable them to make a smooth transition," said Krug.
Successful expansion course
After the integration of the Zeller Group in April 2022, taking over the AGM location in Bludenz by the family company Eurogast Grissemann, as well as the current connection of Gastro Haring, Eurogast is now represented with the largest location network in the industry. With this additional location in the south of Austria, Eurogast increases the presence across the country.
From April 1st, 2023, Eurogast Austria is an amalgamation of 11 private gastronomy wholesale dealers with 19 locations throughout Austria.
The company offers its customers over 36,000 products and employs more than 1,650 people. Eurogast spans the bow between regionality and international expertise. Through membership in the Europe -wide ECD network, Eurogast managed to win international companies as customers and to take a pioneering role in digitization and logistics. At the same time, thanks to the strong regional anchoring of the members, the company can perfectly meet customer requirements for regional products and sustainability.