Germen
History
Germen is one of the biggest cereal milling companies in Portugal, it was founded in 1991 as the result from the merging of two companies:Companhia Aveirense de Moagens S.A. and Sociedade Fomento Industrial Lda. Germen is one of the biggest cereal milling companies in Portugal, it was founded in 1991 as the result from the merging of two companies:Companhia Aveirense de Moagens S.A. and Sociedade Fomento Industrial Lda.

These two mills started their activity in 1920, but had their roots in existing milling companies from the nineteenth century.

Later, incorporating Sociedade Industrial de Vila Franca, a milling company based outside Lisbon, also family owned, Germen assumed its current identity, that trives trough generations. Germen's main business areas are the production of Wheat, Rye and Rice Flours for baking purposes and also Rice and Wheat Flour for Baby Food uses. In addition, we also produce various Composite Flours as well as Wheat and Rye Bran. Implanted in the North of Portugal, in Matosinhos, Germen has three lines for processing cereals completely independent, structured as follows:.

A line for wheat milling, with a grinding capacity of 17 ton. per hour;A second line for wheat ("baby food") and / or rye milling with a capacity of 3 tons. per hour and a third line for rice grain, with a capacity of 1.5 ton. per hour;

In addition to modern equipment, highly automated, with centralized control and computerized, Germen also has its own laboratory, certified according to NP EN ISO / IEC 17025 for quality control of all raw materials and finished products, very well equipped with specialized and experienced personnel.

The Company also has three quality and food safety systems implemented according to the normative references ISO 9001:2008, ISO 22000:2005 and British Retail Consortium (BRC) - Food Grade A, in addition to the european environmental compliance, since 2008.
General Contacts
  • Rua Joaquim Pinto, n 91
    4461-901 Senhora da Hora
    Portugal
  • Telefone: +351 229 577 140
  • Encomendas: +351 229 577 141/2
  • Fax: +351 229 530 766
  • Email: encomendas@germoagem.com
  • Coordenadas GPS:
    N:41 11' 16'' | W:8 39' 10''
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