Delivering high quality, premium fruit and veg.

An Introduction to Karsten UK

Karsten UK is The Karsten Group’s dedicated service provider in the United Kingdom. Its main focus is to coordinate a seamless logistical operation to transport the fruit from where it is harvested in South Africa to their customer base throughout the UK. Since February 2015 Karsten UK has also been operating from a second site in the United Kingdom, located at Turners (Soham) near Newmarket, Suffolk.

Karsten UK is located at Bowman’s Chilled Stores, a cold storage facility in Spalding, Lincolnshire, and is responsible for 
receiving, storing and distributing the product according to marketing requirements. The facilities also offer re-packing services.

Karsten UK undertakes all aspects of product management, including stock control, quality assurance, managing daily orders and the logistics functions required. Karsten UK delivers fruit directly from the point of arrival to the depots of customers, or by utilizing the Spalding facilities as a consolidation point for different category deliveries.

Our History

OUR ROOTS

Karsten UK is The Karsten Group’s dedicated service provider in the United Kingdom. Its main focus is to coordinate a seamless logistical operation to transport the fruit from where it is harvested in South Africa to their customer base throughout the UK. Since February 2015 Karsten UK has also been operating from a second site in the United Kingdom, located at Turners (Soham) near New

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Vision & Philosophy

OUR VISION

The Karsten Group strives to further optimize productivity in order to increase profits and to develop products and markets that will enable us to create jobs and employ more people during the year.
The Group is committed to building volume growth, increase value for all stakeholders, and using successes to the benefit of all.


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Please view the map below for our Worldwide locations

KARSTEN UK
Soham

KARSTEN UK
Spalding

KARSTEN
Holland

KARSTEN
Head Office
South Africa

“The Vision. The People. The Products.”

Latest News

Red Nose Day 2019

On the 14th March, a team from Karsten UK Spalding, along with other suppliers to Sainsbury's, took part in a Red Nose Day event in London. The event raise...

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Fruit Logistica 2019

The annual Fruit Logistica was held in Berlin, Germany from Wednesday, 06 February until Friday, 08 February. The Karsten Group was represented by represen...

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Jobs Fair 2019

Karsten UK, HR & Training Department attended a Jobs Fair at the Castle Sports Complex on Tuesday 5th March. Organised by South Holland District Cou...

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