Fresh Supply Chain

Montague Fresh manages the product’s journey from ‘paddock to plate’.

Our involvement in ensuring correct growing techniques right through to unique marketing strategies that drive customer demand, ensures delivery of only the best fruit to our customers.

Montague Fresh provides sales, marketing, packing and distribution services to Montague Orchards and to our network of over 400 Australian Apple, Pear and Stonefruit Growers.

Sales and Marketing

The Montague Fresh sales team are proud of our established relationships with the major retailers in the Australian Produce Industry. Our team work closely with our customers to coordinate promotional campaigns and drive category growth.

The fresh team are also active globally; developing strong relationships with growers, breeders, marketers and retailers. We are one of the founding members of the International Pome Fruit Alliance (IPA).

Montague Fresh Marketing provides innovation through new product development, brand development and successful marketing and promotional campaigns. Montague Fresh has recently proved its marketing capabilities through the introduction of new varieties and brands such as Jazz™, Black Diamond®, Honey Cot® and Eve™.

Packing & Distribution

The Montague Fresh state of the art packing facilities include an apple grader, a stonefruit and pear grader and pre packing facilities at Narre Warren North and Montague Fresh (QLD). The latest addition to our packing business is an apple grader which includes both external and internal defect sorting equipment providing consumers with a quality guarantee. The internal inspection equipment is the latest technology in apple sorting to be introduced to Australia.

Distribution provide two main functions to the business; logistics for stock movements both domestically and globally and Quality Control (QC) assessments of all incoming and outgoing product.