Facts & Figures

Zentis GmbH & Co. KG in numbers.

company

Zentis GmbH & Co. KG

Founded

1893

Head office

Jülicher Straße 177,
52070 Aachen (North Rhine-Westphalia)

Executive management

Karl-Heinz Johnen (Marketing and Sales, Human Resources, Logistics and Research & Development)
Norbert Weichele (Finance, Production, Engineering, Purchasing, Quality Assurance and Management, IT/Organization)

employees

2,137 (annual average, 2019)

Export rate 2019

61%

Group revenue

Approx. 670 Mio Euro (1 January - 31 Dezember 2019)

Zentis produces products in the following four areas:

  • Fruit preparations for the dairy industry
  • Fruit preparations for the non-dairy industry (e.g. bakery and confectionery industry)
  • Sweet spreads (gourmet jams, jellies and sweet cream spreads for retailers and large-scale consumers)
  • Confectionery products (marzipan, chocolate and cereal specialities for retailers and industry)

Strong brands for the end consumer:

  • 75% Frucht, 50% weniger Zucker (fruit spreads)
  • Original Aachener Pflümli, Original Aachener Pflümli Zimt (plum jam)
  • Nusspli, Belmandel (sweet creams)
  • Traditional seasonal marzipan, MyCorn cereal snack

Group revenue

Production sites/Subsidiaries:

Germany, Aachen

Zentis Aachen GmbH & Co. KG
(The plants in Aachen are specialized in the production
of fruit preparations, jams and sweet creams as well as
in the production of confectionery, 857 employees)

The plant in Eilendorf specializes in the production of marzipan, chocolate and cereal specialties.
(175 employees)

Zentis Logistik Service GmbH
(There is a fleet of 39 trucks specialised in food logistics
for fresh and frozen foods, 140 employees)

hungary, Drégelypalánk

Zentis Hungária Bt.
(The production facility in Drégelypalánk
produces fruit preparations for the dairy,
ice-cream and bakery industries.)

poland, Zelków

Zentis Polska Sp. z.o.o.
(The production facilities in Zelków
produce fruit preparations for the dairy,
ice-cream and bakery industries.)

USA

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, Zentis North America LLC
(Produces fruit preparations for the dairy, ice-cream
and bakery industries)

Plymouth, Indiana, Zentis North America LLC
(Produces fruit preparations for the dairy,
ice-cream and bakery industries)

russia, Khimki near Moskau

OOO Zentis Russia
(Specialises in product development and distribution
of fruit preparations for the Eastern European market
and sells fruit preparations for the dairy, ice-cream,
bakery and confectionery industries in Moscow and Raos.)