Success stories

To understand how ZOUK's breeding programmes can work, take a look at the stories of our successful cooperations.

Tilkens Farm Fresh Fruits & Wolfcarius quality fruit (WFT) | Broadening the assortment in locally produced apples to counter import.

At their clients request, they were looking for a Belgian Gala, and eventually ended up at ZoukG1 (Gala ONE®). An early colouring and early maturing mutation from Gala Royal Beaut®.

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Colruyt Group | Bringing innovation to the Belgian apple product range

The goal of Colruyt Group was to sell more locally produced apple varieties. They however didn’t believe the right varieties were produced locally to fill up the portfolio of apple varieties in their stores. They visited multiple breeding programmes and made a selection of the most promising apple varieties. The samples of this selection were given to a taste panel of their clients: ZOUK32 came out on top.

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