“Together, Agrolab widens the southern and Eastern-European expansion in the food and agricultural testing market. Located in key locations in Greece, Cyprus, Bulgaria and in a few days also Turkey (Antalya), the state-of-the art facilities enable the optimal proximity and service to our customers emphasizes Abgar Barseyten, CEO Tentamus Group. “It is an exceptional opportunity for both Groups to utilize their synergies to grow the Network and widen our joint presence well beyond what could be achieved independently”.
Thymis Efthymiadis, Vice President of the Redestos Group and CEO of Agrolab RDS is thrilled: “it was our goal to win an international strategic partner who follows a similar entrepreneurial spirit as we do. With Tentamus we found exactly that, which enables us to grow even faster now and support our customers’ needs and wants locally and globally. Joining the worldwide laboratory network of Tentamus opens new opportunities for us and our customers alike. We are delighted and excited about the journey ahead.”
Agrolab is a market expert supporting global retail, local producer, exporting businesses in any aspect of food, agricultural and environmental testing services. Reaching from residue to waste-water analysis, Agrolab is a full-service provider. Agrolab is uniquely positioned to provide its current and future customers an array of inhouse expertise, a widened network and resources to support their every requirement.
About Agrolab RDS
Agrolab is an independent and fully accredited food and agriculture laboratory, including ISO 17025. Headquartered in Thessaloniki and close to 140 highly dedicated professionals provide a full scope of services. Agrolab was established as an independent testing laboratory from the Redestos Group over 25 years ago, enabling it to offer a wide range of testing services including microbiological, chemical, instrumental, molecular, sensorial and hygiene testing and audits. Further information and detailed testing services can be found at https://agrolab-rds.gr
Tentamus Group GmbH was founded in 2011. Tentamus is a global product and safety group with a core presence in Europe, UK, Israel, China, Japan, India and the USA. Accredited and licensed Tentamus Group tests, audits and consults on all products involving the human body (food & feed, pharmaceuticals & medical, agrosciences, cosmetics, agriculture & environment and nutraceutical & supplements). Tentamus Group is represented in over 65 locations worldwide. More than 2,500 highly-trained staff members work in over 2.5 million square feet of laboratory and office spaces. For further information please visit www.tentamus.com.
Tentamus Group GmbH
An der Industriebahn 5
Telefon: +49 (30) 206038-230
Telefax: +49 (30) 206038-190
Director Business Development & Marketing Tentamus Group
Telefon: +49 (30) 206038164
General Manager Agrolab RDS
Telefon: +30 2310 797479