In 2015 NOVOFRUCT SK, s.r.o. has celebrated 40-th anniversary of existence of canned food production in Nové Zámky.
Historical roots of canned food production in Nové Zámky reach into year 1928, when the pepper mill with artificial drying plant has been built.
In 1975 a new cannery with area of 22,5 ha was built. That time, it was the biggest cannery in Central Europe.
Until 1980 it was an establishment of Slovlik Trenčín national company and from 1-st of January 1980 was registered as NOVOFRUCT.
After 1989 the stagnation period begun, when after 2 unsuccessful attempts to privatize the company it became bankrupt.
In 2000 within bankruptcy proceedings the areal and the cannery with all technology was bought by NOVOFRUCT SK, s.r.o.
On the occasion of 40-th anniversary of existence of canned food production in Nové Zámky 13-th of May 2015 the company organized a press conference, which took place in Austria Trend Hotel in Bratislava. On the conference participated the managing director of the company Mr. Ing. Pavol Uhrin, eminent persons of Slovak public and commerce life as Ing. Bohumila Tauchmanová in representation of trade association, director of Quality from our regions project, such as Ing. Jarmila Halgašová, director of Chamber of Food of Slovak Republic. The anchorman of the event was Mgr. Vlado Vondrák. The press conference with attendance of more than 40 journalists had a huge success.
Celebration of 40-th anniversary of existence of canned food production in Nové Zámky – May 2015
As an acknowledgement for the long-life cooperation has NOVOFRUCT SK, s.r.o. invited its business partners to unique musical Jesus Christ Superstar.
For staff members the company organised on May 29-th 2015 a majestic gala event with cultural programme. To this event accepted the invitation also the ex-president of Slovak Republic Doc. JUDr. Ivan Gašparovič, CSc., mayor of Nové Zámky Mgr. Art. Otokar Klein, and prominent personalities of Nové Zámky.
Employees were awarded with commemorative medals prepared for the 40-th anniversary during the ceremony by managing director Ing. Uhrin. Among awarded persons there were not only recent but also retired employees.
Gist of the matter was the performance of prominent artist Pavol Hammel.
Thanks to all our fans, who buy our products because only thanks to you we can be here for more than 40 years!