The company history of efko is shaped by people who showed foresight. In their courage to make trend-setting decisions for the future, there is a great responsibility for all who follow them.
We are convinced of the founding idea of efko, to provide people with the best fruit and vegetables.
Foundation of „BAST“ – Bezirksabgabestelle für Gartenbauerzeugnisse in Eferding – by a couple of farmers of the region.
The „Znaimer Konservenfabrik Karl Rosenberger KG“ created a subsidiary and started the production of processed vegetables and fruits in Eferding/Hinzenbach in 1943 – at the current headquarter of efko.
The Gartenbaugenossenschaft bought the production facilities from Rosenberger KG in Hinzenbach.
Change of the company name into „Gartenbaugenossenschaft Konservenfabrik (efko) GmbH“.
Foundation of „efko Frischfrucht und Delikatessen GmbH“ (51 % participation of the shareholder Raiffeisenlandesbank OÖ).