BRIEF HISTORY
 
Established in 2005, AKCELEP Cannery operates at an outdoor area of 34 thousand square meters and an indoor area of 7 thousand square meters. Since its establishment, AKCELEP GROUP has been gradually expanding its product range and producing canned foods, various sauces and roasted products at international standards and quality.

Exporting to the largest supermarket chains and food industries in 35 countries all across the world, AKCELEP proceeds with its steady growth with its planned new investments and has increased its production capacity by 50% in 2022.
MANIFESTO

Our primary mission in our Akcelep family, which has been continuing its agricultural activities and production with pioneering practices since 2000 is to minimize the effects of global climate change, to inform our stakeholders about the issue by acting with environmental awareness and to ensure sustainability by disposing of all sorts of wastes by optimally minimizing their hazard for the environment.
OUR ENVIRONMENTAL POLICY

To fulfill the requirements of the legal legislation related to the environment and other obligations to which it is subject. To ensure that the consumption of natural resources is minimized during the execution of our processes. To ensure that the efficiency of the processes is monitored and the wastes generated are minimized. To ensure the separation of the wastes generated and the recovery of the recyclable ones.
To dispose of hazardous wastes in accordance with legal requirements and with minimum environmental impact. Working with public institutions, environmental NGOs, customers and suppliers for environmental protection. To offer training and inform our employees on these issues for the purpose of raising social awareness regarding the protection and preservation of the environment
OUR GMO POLICY

Genetically Modified Organism (GMO) is not used in any raw materials, auxiliary materials and additives we use in the production process of our products.
In accordance with the applicable laws of our country laws, the use of GMO-containing substances in foodstuffs is prohibited. As a corporation, we support the implementation of GMO law. In the products we export, we state that there should be no GMOs in accordance with our specifications and we receive declarations from our suppliers on this issue.
We undertake that all our endeavors and processes on GMOs comply with the Regulation on Genetically Modified Organisms and Products of the Turkish Food legislation and also with the Regulations of the European Union (EC) No 1829/2003 and (EC) No 1830/2003.

OUR PRODUCT GROUPS

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PICKLE   |  SAUCE   |  ANTIPASTI   |  MEZZE   |   HUMMUS   |   CHUTNEY   |  TAPENADE   |   BRUSCHETTA

BRANDS

AREAS OF
ACTIVITY

ENVIRONMENTAL AWARENESS & WASTE MANAGEMENT

By ensuring that all sorts of wastes are optimally minimized at source, we contribute to the recycling chain by separating them into classes, conveying them to the relevant disposal organizations and storing them in appropriate areas during this process. Within the scope of the ongoing “Zero Waste Project”, improvement processes we undertake, we are trying to raise the environmental awareness of our entire Akcelep family with our recycling bins placed in the relevant areas. Moreover, for the purpose of supporting the environment by generating energy, we have included the investment for the solar panels to be built on the roof of our facility within our 2022 plans.
CONTRACT AGRICULTURE
 
Our Agricultural Procurement team, providing technical support to the farmers with who we perform contract, provides the required information and the products are maintained under control at every stage of production with the philosophy of safe food from field to table. Although pesticides, which are inevitable to be used in agricultural productions due to climate change, have protective and yield-increasing effects on the product, they also have harmful effects on the ecosystem if their use is not restricted. In this context, we follow the relevant processes of all our farmers by acting with environmental awareness, and we also verify these uses with pesticide analyzes that we have performed in accredited institutions.

QUALITY


To ensure that our entire products we produce are safe, high quality and in compliance with the applicable law. To fulfil the requirements and expectations of our customers in a timely manner in accordance with the legal regulations by prioritizing their satisfaction and thus to ensure continuous customer satisfaction. To follow innovations and sectoral developments in order to ensure continuous development. To provide trainings to our employees. To increase our ability to produce safe products having the desired quality by cooperating with our suppliers, Not inflicting harm to the environment while performing our productions and not to avoid any cooperation with all relevant parties in this regard. To provide a peaceful, safe environment for our employees, to support teamwork and to adhere to ethical values. To carry out effective studies and controls to manage the authenticity risks in the procurement process of all our inputs in order to provide safe and reliable products to our customers. To carry out our work with our suppliers and customers within the framework of ethical trade rules, to work in collaboration with them for long years and to grow together.

R&D AND PRODUCT DEVELOPMENT

Our Agricultural Procurement team, providing technical support to the farmers with who we perform contract, provides the required information and the products are maintained under control at every stage of production with the philosophy of safe food from field to table. Although pesticides, which are inevitable to be used in agricultural productions due to climate change, have protective and yield-increasing effects on the product, they also have harmful effects on the ecosystem if their use is not restricted. In this context, we follow the relevant processes of all our farmers by acting with environmental awareness, and we also verify these uses with pesticide analyzes that we have performed in accredited institutions.

OUR CERTIFICATES

EARLY DIAGNOSIS SAVES LIVES

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A certificate of appreciation was presented to our Member of the Board of Directors, Deniz Celep, by the Mayor of Menemen, Aydın Pehlivan, for our support in the cancer screening project, which was started in Menemen with the slogan “Give Time to Life”. Thanks to the support and dedication shown by all of us as Menemen District Governorate, Provincial Health Directorate, Menemen Turkish Women’s Union Menemen Branch, Dance with Cancer Association and…

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2E AGRICULTURE AND FOOD PARTNERSHIP

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Akcelep Completed the Acquisition of Majority Shares of 2E Tarım ve Gıda.

With the acquisition of 2E Tarım-Gıda, Akcelep will take its role as an important player in Turkey and foreign markets one step further.

Akcelep stated that they made an important investment in this field with the purchase of 2E Tarım-Gıda, one of the leading food companies producing sauces and master blends. First of all, the majority shares of 2E Tarım-Gıda were purchased from the existing shareholders, as the next step, the company’s capital increase was made in cash, and finally, investments were started to be covered entirely from equity.
 
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LET THE DIFFERENCE BE YOUR STRENGTH

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Coordinated by the Izmir Commodity Exchange, TOBB Izmir Women Entrepreneurs Board’s “Learn with My Compass, Improve, Go Forward, Share; Let the Difference be Your Strength!” The Mentoring Program was completed. Our Vice President Ms.Deniz Celep, who took part in the program as a mentor, was given a certificate of appreciation at the ceremony.
The aim of the program is about helping people (mentee) who are at the beginning of their career in the field of entrepreneurship by successful and experienced women (mentor) who are experts in their fields.
In addition…

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WE INFORM THE YOUNG GENERATIONS

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Akcelep continues to inform young generations. Our vice president Ms. Deniz Celep attended the Innovative Agriculture Training Camp held in Izmir as a speaker. In the organization that the sustainability innovative studies in food and agriculture and many topics were discussed, there were Agricultural Engineering, Food Engineering, Chemical Engineering and Forestry Engineering, Master’s and Doctorate students. As Akcelep, we are aware that the young generations are our future. Therefore, we will continue to share our knowledge to contribute to their development.
 
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Akcelep Pamuk Gıda Tar. Ürün. Teks. ve Turz. San. Tic. İth. İhr. Ltd. Şti.
 
Ulukent Sanayi Bölgesi 10013 Sokak No:5
Ulukent – İZMİR / TURKEY

+90 232 833 23 75
+90 232 833 25 55
akcelep@akcelep.com.tr