The founder of the company Dmitry Galaganov defended his MBA thesis project of the Ural-Siberian Institute of Business on the topic “Organization of a company for the collection and processing of natural products.”
Dmitry and a team of like-minded people have launched a site for processing natural honey in the city of Berezovsky.
We organized our own apiaries in Altai.
Completed the formation of a distribution network – 96 partners from Kaliningrad to Petropavlovsk-Kamchatsky.
We closed the beekeeping department, deciding to focus on working with beekeepers and choosing the best honey from all regions of the country. Since this year, we have organized systematic honey expeditions to select honey right in the apiaries. Took part in the largest food exhibition in the world ANUGA Cologne.
Export deliveries started, the first containers with honey were sent to the USA and the UAE.
The first to offer and implement the “Honey Fair” in stores. Over the next years, “Berestovskaya Honey Fair” was held and enjoyed success in “Auchan” and other large retail chains.
Launched a confectionery business: the production of healthy sweets with honey. We released the first honey-based sweets – Medofets.
The first honey producers began to cooperate with the OZON online store
Exports have begun to increase actively: China, Taiwan, Hong Kong, and the United Arab Emirates.
We merged two production sites, honey and confectionery, and put into operation the Berestovskaya Factory of Natural Products in Zarechny.
Development of the direction “Corporate gifts”
After checking the Russian quality system of honey “Berestov A.S.” received the first place in the rating of the quality of Russian honey.
Developed and donated to the industry community Methodologies for the selection and testing of high quality honey. We have created a system to control the purity of honey from antibiotics.
We presented our products at international exhibitions: “ISM” Germany “WorldFood Moscow” Russia, “Seal China” Shanghai, “ProdExpo” Russia. We released a range of new products: a number of rare varieties in the collection “Selected”, “Craft honey”, “Med-souffle”.
The Scientific Research Institute of Honey and Bee Products was established.
According to the results of research of the honey market in 2020, only honey of the “Berestov A.S.” awarded the quality mark.