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Altena Potatoes is a sorting and packaging company of the brothers Joop and Kees Schouten, and Eddy, the son of Kees.

The company has existed for more than 60 years, and after all these years in Wijk and Aalburg since 2017 moved to the Veensesteeg 15 in Veen We buy potatoes in all growing areas of the Netherlands, but also in Belgium, France and Germany.

The potatoes are often picked up from the growers with their own transport, and sorted and packaged in Veen. This can be washed or unwashed depending on the destination.

For the A.G.F. wholesaler or supermarket the potatoes are delivered in plastic bags of 2, 2,5, 3 or 5 kg, just bags of 4, 5, 10, 20 or 25 kg, jute bags of 10, 15, 20 or 25 kg, this packaging can be delivered in containers, in boxes or on a pallet. Information about the various species can be found in the product information.

For peeling companies or cafeterias we deliver 25 kg bags, 1000 kg crates or in bulk. For export we supply potatoes in bags of 4, 5, 10, 20 or 25 kg, or jute bags of 10, 20 or 25 kg, whether or not washed. Also English weights, or delivery in Big-Bag’s is possible. We can deliver the potatoes in containers or at the port.

Altena has its own weighbridge up to 70 tonnes where incoming and outgoing loads are weighed. Other companies can also weigh day and night here and serve themselves.

For information you can contact Kees Schouten or send an e-mail via the contact page.