On 1 November, Jan Opschoor became the managing director at Prominent while also remaining the managing director at DOOR. Prominent is a cooperative made up of 29 tomato growers with a total of 365 hectares of tomato cultivation areas. Prominent's commercial activities have been handled by DOOR since this organisation was founded.



Jan Opschoor: 'Having a single executive board responsible for management will shorten the lines of communication and improve efficiency. I would also like to join the other two board members, the employees and the growers in building on a strong organisation that already exists.'

Under DOOR, five brands have joined their sales and marketing services: Prominent as a tomato specialist, Purple Pride (aubergines), Green Diamonds (cucumbers), and PapriCo and Sweetpoint (bell and sweet pointed peppers). This appointment will have no effect on the other four brands.

For more information:
Prominent
www.prominent-tomatoes.nl