Kanaan company was founded in 1990 in Radikovci with the goal of food products’ production.The company was founded by the current owner and director Zvonko Popovic. In 2006 a new factory was built in the industrial zone Janjevci in Donji Miholjac, where it still operates.
Since 1990. Kanaan has developed into a respectable company with over 100 employees and a wide range of savory snack snacks. Kanaan is the leading manufacturer of snack products in Croatia. The product range consists of potato chips, salty sticks, puff corn with ground peanuts, flavored crunchy roasted corn and popcorn. Kanaan achieves most of its sales through the production of large chain stores’ private brands in Croatia and abroad.
Kanaan has a modern factory of 30,000m² which consists of two production lines for potato chips, two lines for puff corn with ground peanuts and a production line for popcorn with the total capacity of over 5.000t of finished products per year. Production operates according to the provisions of international food standards IFS, which sets requirements for food safety and quality. This gives greater security to retail chains that products they are selling under their private labels will be safe and high quality.
In 2013 Kanaan invested about €1.5 million in the construction of a new potato storage with the capacity of 8000t. The company has an organized personal raw materials' production and storage. In 2014 we invested over €1.5 million in the purchase and installation of new production lines for the potato chips production.
Our products have been recognized by customers as the products of very good quality and favorable price which is proved by our leading position in the chips and flips production on the Croatian market in spite of the presence of major European brands.
Kanaan products assortment consists of: Potato chips with different flavors, flips with peanuts, several types of flavored flips, diet flips, popcorn, pop-corn, sticks, pellets, etc. Kanaan products development department is constantly working to bring new products to the market according to customers' wishes.
Kanaan is currently the largest exporter of salty snacks in Croatia, and exports its products to Serbia, Hungary, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Macedonia, Slovenia, Slovakia, Sweden, Montenegro, Albania, Kosovo, Greece, Bulgaria and Turkey.
This year the company plans to open new business co-operation in foreign markets with the largest European retail chains, and introduction of new products, handcooked chips and popcorn chips.