On Wednesday 19 February 2020 international growers will have the opportunity to join the HortiContact Tour and see first-hand the latest developments in Dutch greenhouses.
This excursion is being arranged by Uniglobe Westland Business Travel, In Greenhouses magazine and the organizers of the trade fair HortiContact that takes place from Tuesday 18 to Thursday 20 February 2020 in Evenementenhal Gorinchem. The program broadly includes: visiting leading companies (specialized in cut flowers and greenhouse vegetables) and a visit to the trade fair, HortiContact.
The following companies will be visited:
Florensis is an innovative, second-generation family business that has proven its success over the years. We have been providing professional growers with new varieties and plant propagation material since 1941.
More than 2,000 devoted and skilled employees in the Netherlands, other European countries and throughout the world produce more than 1 billion young plants from seed and cuttings every year. We specialise in annuals, pot plants, primula, pansies, perennials and cut flowers.
We supply growers with an unrivalled assortment of more than 4,000 different varieties of flowers and plants of the very highest quality, in spectacular colour ranges and grown using the most innovative and, wherever possible, sustainable technologies.
Berg Hortimotive is a global supplier of internal logistics for the greenhouse, and is based in the epi-center of horticulture; the Dutch region of Westland. We are a manufacturer of pipe-rail trolleys, spray robots and other transport related products for the greenhouse. Working with a global network of service-partners we are determined to keep up the pace and to deliver smart solutions in close cooperation with our users. Armed with over 50 years of experience, a team of dedicated and ambitious people and clients located on every continent, we are highly capable to serve our clients in all steps of the customer journey.
Horticulture driven by Dutch experience!
Free of charge
Thanks to the support from various sponsors participation in the HortiContact Tour is free of charge.
International growers will need to arrange and pay for their own trip to the Netherlands and accommodation. However, participants can take advantage of CitizenM hotel Rotterdam discount arranged by the organizers. Transport during excursion will take place via coach. Don’t wait too long to sign up because the number of places is limited.
Please note: Suppliers, students and consultants are not admitted on the bus, likewise Dutch growers who are working in the Netherlands for a Dutch business.
More details on the exhibition HortiContact can be found on:
This is a global program. A definite program and the companies that will be visited will appear later.
Evenementenhal Gorinchem The Netherlands
Franklinweg 2, 4207 HZ Gorinchem