Innovation is a key component of our corporate strategy and culture; it plainly occupies its prominent place in the group’s growth. This dedication to innovate is one of the main reasons why INNATIS is the biggest private pure-apple-player in France today.
We believe that R&D towards new varieties, but also new farming, storage, packaging, and transport techniques are essentials so that we can quickly evolve and build upon what we already have accomplished in a fast paced and competitive industry. We cannot afford to loose our leadership position in todays world, which is why important research and development budgets are allocated everywhere throughout the channel.
Our deep knowledge of apple varieties, their genetic, their behavior, and our mastery of (cold) storage and packaging methods rely on important acquired techniques, coming from numerous years spent researching and innovating to remain one of the most relevant actor of the sector.
All of our orchards are labelled Vergers Ecoresponsables. It certifies that our orchards are adhering and respecting the Integrated Pest Management (IPM) charter.
Drip feed mechanism
Reflecting canvas & hail net
Water-driven pre-grading tool
Optical & laser triage for sorting
Young HoneyCrunch orchard with anti-freeze mechanism
Cold storage – controlled atmosphere
Sample red flesh apple