The gates of the wholesale market in Dortmund. The wholesale market exists since 1952 and was privatized in 1976. Opening times: Mo - Sa; 03:00 a.m - 11:00 a.m. Großmarkt Dortmund eG Heiliger Weg 60 44135 Dortmund
The market halls of the market companies on the wholesale market. On more than 58,000 square meters are 28 companies located.
The products of the market companies are ready for sale. The catchment area of the wholesale market includes large parts of the Ruhr area Westphalia and the Rhineland.
"Matthias Hartmann from "Matthias Hartmann Fach-Großhandel GmbH" sells fruit, vegetables and exotics. Among his clients are catering companies, the retail and local farmer's markets."
"Matthias Hartmann is selling apples from German producers and club brands like "Jazz"."
"Hartmann's fresh and juicy tomatoes. The brand "Monna Lisa" is among his top sellers."
Michael Hartmann attaches great importance to the quality and origin of his products.
"Ugur and Ismail Özkadi: Son and father are running "KADI Fresh Obst & Gemüse GmbH"."
Kadi Fresh imports goods from all over Europe.
Like delicious Hass avocados from Spain.
"Or as clementines of the brand "Usia" from Spain. Usia is growing citrus fruits, clementines, oranges, kaki and many other fruits."
Ugur and Ismail Özkadi are selling also club apple brands.
The range of the wholesaler covers a wide spectrum of different brands.
KADI also has a modern cold storage for its products.
"Tobias Krabe proudly presents the goods of the "van Wylick GmbH"."
"One of van Wylick main items are "fyffes" pineapples..."
"... and bananas of several major brands, such as "Bonita" and "Chiquita"."
The wholesaler is also selling exotic fruits like watermelons.
van Wylick's product range also includes various kiwi brands.
"van Wylick's apples are mainly from the area "altes Land". The wholesaler is also selling club brands like "Pink Lady", "Jazz" and "Honeycrunsh"."
"Fresh lemons from Spain of the trademark "tobsine" are also sold by van Wylick. Besides lemons, tobsine also offers oranges, clementines and grapefruit."
van Wylick offers a wide selection of citrus fruits.
"The next company on Dortmund wholesale is "Heinz Stock & Söhne GmbH". Since 1989, Martin Stock is the managing director of the wholesaler."
"Founded in the 60's, the company is since many years on the wholesale market. The main products are clementines and oranges of the brand "Der Flieger"."
Heinz Stock & Söhne GmbH sells mainly seasonal articles.
"The company gets its products from Germany, Spain, Italy and Holland. For example, "Bonny" tomatoes from Spain."
Martin Stock also sells Italian pears from Mario Braghiroli.
"Red plums from the brand "Fortune" are traded by Heinz Stock & Söhne GmbH."
The merchant gets his apples during the season from Germany.
Fresh locally grown kohlrabi is good in demand.
Taylan Akzorba is presenting the goods of SET Lebensmittelgrosshandel GmbH.
The company is now since four years at the Dortmund wholesale market.
The wholesaler is receiving his goods directly from the grower.
A major customer of the merchant is the gastronomy. Restaurants mainly buy mushrooms, bean sprouts and large carrots.
The product range of SET Lebensmittelgroßhandel GmbH includes many exotic fruits.
Many of his goods, the wholesalers receive from Italy or Spain. Among other things, he offers a wide range of citrus fruits such as tangerines, lemons and oranges.
Latest new in the range: Dutch cucumbers...
... and Dutch tomatoes.
"One of the wholesaler on German wholesale is "Carl Bleyert Handels-GmbH". He is selling Table potatoes, seed potatoes and onions."
The company is one of the oldest companies on the wholesale market.
Bodo Ohm is the oldest customer of Carl Bleyert. He buys the goods of Carl Bleyert since more than 36 years.
The wholesaler recieve his goods from Luneburg Heath, the Pfalz and the Soester Börde.
"Junior manager Mustafa Aksoy of the Marlene Meya GmbH is presenting their fresh paprika from "La Exquisita"."
The wholesaler is receiving his goods from Europe and from overseas.
"The flagship brands from Marlene Meya are the brands "unicorn"..."
"... and the citrus brand "Safta"."
The company is represented since 1952 on the wholesale market and was acquired by the family Aksoy in 1994.
The two traders are happy about the fresh products that are offered by Marlene Meya.
Among its customers are mainly market customers, supermarkets and small privately owned supermarkets.
Fresh vegetables are in high demand. Just like the beautiful artichokes of Marlene Meya...
... or the fresh and flavorful garlic.
"Ismail Erger is working for "Gebrüder Gottschalk Obst und Gemüse Import"."
"Some of the popular brands of the company are including for example apples from "Mylord"..."
"... Oranges by "Rosita", Clementines of "Rothkelchen"..."
"... and Juice oranges of the brand "Aroma"."
The wholesaler is long established. The company itself exists since over 100 years.
The wholesaler is offering his customers a large product range.
Also mushrooms can be purchased from Gebr. Gottschalk.
The proportion of products of the wholesaler is 50 percent of fruits and 50 percent of vegetables. Here we see the fresh cauliflower of the wholesaler.
The Wilhelm Goebel KG deals with fresh fruits and vegetables, exotics, herbs, nuts and convinience products.
"Managing director Egbert Romberg is proud: Wilhelm Göbel KG is the only wholesaler in Dortmund that is selling the organic primordial banana "Uurú". The "original" Banana is from Ecuador and has a unique taste and skin. The Uurú is a brand of Internationale Fruchtimport Gesellschaft Weichert GmbH & Co. KG."
Romberg receive his products mainly from Belgium, the Netherlands, France and Germany.
The wholesaler has been one of the first on the wholesale market. A major strength of the Göbel KG is delivering its products to its customers.
The traditional company exists since around 90 years.
Leek and courgettes are very popular products of Egbert Romberg.
Wilhelm Göbel KG also offers fresh garlic to his costumers.
Egbert Romberg and the Wilhelm Göbel KG is also offering a wide range of citrus.
Ismail Kurmaz is working for Tekin Import GmbH. 90 percent of Tekin's costumers are Turkish.
Tekin Import GmbH is in business since 34 years. They were the first Turkish wholesaler on Dortmund wholesale. A typical Turkish product is the pomegranate.
One of the most frequently purchased product of Tekin are sweet point peppers from Turkey.
The importer receive his products through an intermediary in Venlo.
The share of traded goods is approximately 40 percent fruits and 60 percent vegetables.
"The Turkish merchant is selling bananas of the brands "Fyffes" and "Bonita"."
Ismail Kurmaz and Alaadin Kelleci are happy to work for Tekin Import.