ZON’s facilitating role
Providing the highest level of service, ZON guides and supports growers in supplying healthy and safely grown vegetables and fruit.
Together we are stronger, you benefit from the advantages of the collective
- Collaboration for the best result
The cooperative idea is central to ZON. Together we strive for an optimal result.
- Powerful network of growers
Make use of knowledge and expertise within ZON and from other growers.
- Strategic decisions
As a grower you are part of an organization. That is why you have a say in policy and you can participate in various working groups.
The best possible price for your product
- Excellent payout price
Whether you opt for account sales, clock sales through our modern digital patform or brokerage, ZON always strives for a good payout price.
- According to the highest quality requirements
The Quality Assurance department at ZON is specialised in food safety systems and residue and micro monitoring.
- Optimal pricing through choice of the right strategy
As a grower, you decide in consultation with the Product Manager about selling via the auction instrument for day trading, brokerage or account sales.
At ZON, payment is always made within 12 days after billing.
Since January 2022, ZON has had a SIG&F certification. Because ZON has this recognition, as a grower you can register activities and investments at your own cultivation company for the SIG&F programme.
Within ZON, agreements are the same for everyone within the various product groups. In addition, there is transparent communication about the costs.
ZON sales channels
- Auction Clock
The auction based on the clock takes place through our modern KOSMOS auction system (including the home-buying system) and is THE auction instrument for day trading. The range offered is supplemented during the winter months with products from Spain, Morocco and Turkey.
- Account sales
ZON identifies commercial opportunities and translates them into successful programs between growers and retail.
Purchasing through mediation is done through ZON's Product Managers. Each Product Manager is responsible for various products, so that you have a fixed point of contact for purchasing.
Prefer to sell your products through multiple sales channels? A combination is possible at ZON. Together we look at the best sales strategy.
Your personal Product Manager
- Is ready for you
Each Product Manager is responsible for various products. You are supported throughout the entire sales process by your personal Product Manager.
- Always acts in your best interest
As a grower, you choose account sales, clock sales takes place through our modern digital platform, brokerage or a combination in consultation with the Product Manager.
- Mediates with customers
The responsible Product Manager assists you in mediating with customers.
Sustainability and certifications
The Quality Assurance department is specialised in food safety systems and residue and micro monitoring.
ZON can advise on all fruit and vegetable certifications and also assist in obtaining and maintaining the certifications.
The Quality Assurance team consists of experienced advisors and works for both the affiliated cultivation companies and for their own organization. ZON is certified for BRC, IFS, QS, RIK, BIO and On the way to PlanetProof.
ZON is ready for you
ZON facilitates its members in various activities.
Get to know more about the possibilities
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