NL: Leo de Kock celebrates 100 year anniversary

On Saturday October 1 Leo de Kock & Zn. B.V. celebrated its centennial. An ivory anniversary that was celebrated with a big party at the company in Purmerend. Guests from the world of potatoes, contacts and family of founder Leo de Kock, were received for a festive reception. The programme was lead by ringmaster Marit van Bohemen. After a friendly welcome to all the guest, Mariska Werring, marketing manager at Leo de Kock spoke. She took a look at the company’s past, but mainly looked forward. This was followed by various speakers who reflected on this special milestone. Jan van Hoogen, director of Agrico, proudly spoke about the subsidiary and his faith in the future. More