Gropper focuses on fresh products

The challenge: translating complexity into productivity

Otto Appel, Chief editor

The Gropper dairy company, with its headquarters in the German town of Bissingen, is an own brand specialist producing dairy products, fresh fruit juices and smoothies for trading companies all over Europe. The family-run Gropper company founded in 1929, has since evolved into a medium-sized dairy company with more than 720 employees. At the Bissingen site alone, milk, milk mix drinks, yoghurts, fresh fruit juices and smoothies are bottled across 15 filling lines.