Our model is simple – by linking top growers’ produce with key markets, we ensure that every grade of fruit is placed with the most suitable market, providing the growers with sustainable returns for their crops.
At Core, we believe that business transparency is the key to building strong and long-term relationships with clients.
Through experience and understanding of the fruit industry, we are able to provide every client with smart, innovative solutions that are tailor-made to suit your needs.
Why partner with us?
First Hass Avocado from South Africa
Earliest export Cherries from South Africa (in October)
Our relationship with Citrogold gives our customers a head start with most new citrus varieties
10 Apples & Pears Packhouses packing exclusively for Core – approx. 92,000 tons (6 million cartons)
Apple, Pear & Stonefruit R&D programme with 5 evaluation blocks throughout South Africa
The farms are geographically spread across South Africa allowing us to support retail programs from early to late season
Industry leading position in Soft Citrus from South Africa, Spain and Morocco
We enjoy the high level of transparency that is evident in our dealings with the Core team. Their honest approach to business and the investment from their side foster real long-term relationships. In addition, their understanding of branding and marketing resonates with our brand and the expansion of our business.
We trust Core to take the best care of our fruit. It is wonderful to see our fruit on the shelves of leading international retailers.
The team at Core Fruit is passionate about fruit and understands the value of relationship building. As relationships are fundamental to the Pink Lady philosophy, it is one of the reasons why working with them is so enjoyable.