In Spain, MJ is the leading supplier of organic vegetables for the supermarket chain El Corte Inglés.
La Mojonera. Distributor of organic vegetables, MJ Agroasesores, exported during the last year more than seven million products to a dozen countries in the European Union.
Peppers, tomatoes, aubergines, courgettes, sweet potatoes, beans, cucumbers, and chili peppers are some of the 100% organic products marketed in countries like Germany, Austria, France, Denmark, UK, Romania, Hungary, and Poland. Supermarket chains Edeka, Rewe, Carrefour, Alcampo, ATAC, CASINO, Systeme U, Monoprix, are some of the firms with which they operate.
In Spain, they the leading supplier of organic vegetables for the supermarket center El Corte Inglés. MJ has worked with the company for several years, and season after season they «increase the number of references, thanks to the quality and product segmentation that we offer» say the founders of the organization, Miguel Martínez and José Antonio García, both agricultural technical engineers.
«Over 50% of MJ Agroasesores staff are agricultural technical engineers,» explained the company. This is part of why they can meet the customer demand for increased product offering each campaign. «We advise the producer in every step: from the very first minute, when selecting the seed. During cultivation of the product, helping to execute proper techniques. To harvesting, packaging, and distribution.»
The company began as a consulting pioneer in the implementation of quality systems and organic farming, a service which they continue to provide and that helps monitor the whole process closely to ensure a high-quality final product, and guarantee 100% organic production.
Mj Agroasesores products adhere to the Regulation of Organic Agriculture (EC) No. 834/2007 and Glogal-GAP, IFS, and Biossuise, among other protocol. Their commitment to food safety is governed by the principles of food control, ensuring safety during production, raw material receiving, handling, packaging, and marketing, as defined by the Codex Alimentarius HACCP, ensuring and promoting the health of consumers.
The Almeriense company was founded in 2003 and has pioneered the implementation of quality systems for organic farming and distribution of vegetables ‘Bio’ in much of Europe. Their commitment to the development of sustainable agricultural model has made them a leader in Almeriense industry, and outside as well.
In the packing plant, located in the industrial area of La Mojonera, they operate with more than 30 unique products that are classified in ‘Bio’ and ‘Gourmet’ sections of major supermarket chains.