Exporter profiles

Lenswood flying high with apple exports

Exports have long formed a part of the Lenswood Cold Stores Co-operative Society’s business, but new apple varieties, innovations in the packing shed and new relationships with overseas customers are helping to boost the iconic South Australian business’ profile on the world stage. Even in the early days of the co-operative, soon after [...]

By |April 1st, 2017|Exporter profiles, Exporting, South Australia|

A winning path to exports

Success in business comes in many forms, the success at Hansen Orchards in Tasmania is not just a positive line in the balance sheet but also a motivated and passionate team of people working towards growing good quality fruit that can be enjoyed by people around the globe.  Howard Hansen, Managing Director of Hansen Orchards, [...]

By |December 6th, 2016|Exporter profiles, Tasmania|

Tassie Tigers roar into Asia

Andrew and Leeanne Scott of Scott Brothers in Tasmania have been doing their fair share of increasing Australia’s apple exports by sending shipments of their very own Tasmanian Tiger Fuji apples to Asia. Andrew Scott and his wife Leeanne walking through their orchard of Tasmanian Tiger Fuji apple trees in Geeveston, Tasmania. Exports [...]

By |November 5th, 2015|Exporter profiles, Exporting, Profile, Tasmania|

Exporting Rubigold apples to China

Dane and brother Brett Griggs of BW Griggs & Sons in Tasmania have successfully secured the sale of 120 tonnes of Rubigold® apples into China in 2015. Dane (left) and Brett (right) Griggs outside their packing shed in the Huon Valley with a box of their Rubigold apples ready for export. While Dane [...]

By |June 28th, 2015|Exporter profiles, Exporting, Profile, Tasmania|

Pear export enthusiasts – Chris and Mary Georgopoulos

Grower snapshot Mary and Chris Georgopoulos GV Indepentent Packers Pty Ltd Position: Business owners and managers Location: Shepparton, Victoria Fruit grown: Pears (‘Packhams’, ‘Williams’, ‘Corella’, ‘Buerre Bosc’ and ‘Josephine’), Apples (Pink Lady™, ‘Granny Smith’ and ‘Sundowner’), and stone fruit. Chris and Mary Georgopoulos have seen the full cycle of fresh fruit exports and believe that [...]

By |May 27th, 2014|Exporter profiles, Exporting|