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Thomas Hatzikraniotis

«If you ever see your life's work in ruins and you determine to rebuild it with worn out tools, then you will be something, my child.»

                                                                                             Chatzikraniotis Thomas
President & Managing Director

The beginning of Development

The Company "Sons E. Chatzikraniotis - Flour Industry of Tirnavos S.A." was established in 1907 by Euripides Chatzikraniotis, who dreamt of building the first family stone mill.

Following a 103 year long constant presence in the flour industry, the company "Sons E. Chatzikraniotis-Flour Industry of Tirnavos S.A." is considered as one of the most important industries of its field.

Nowadays it is still a family business, having Mr Thomas Chatzikraniotis as its President and Managing Director, a founding member and head of the company, with an extensive entrepreneurial experience in the sector.

The Investment

Anticipating the intense competition, the company proceeded with the implementation of two investment projects for the modernizing of the flour industry, with the total investment coming up to 5.961.066,00.

The first project of the investment included new business premises, which housed the administrative services of the company and improvements and extensions of the existing mill building.

The new mechanical production equipment concerns the installation of two vertical production lines for the grinding of soft and durum wheat. The existing production line was modernized with new equipment, which replaced the old one and two separate production lines resulted from the re-organizing. According to the estimates of the supplier, the total production capacity comes up to 180 tons/24 hours.

The second project of the investment included the purchasing and installation of new, modern systems for the automatization of the processes and the computerization of the warehouses, including, of course the necessary software, for the extension and further improvement and modernization of the supply chain of the company at the premises of its plant.

Raw Materials

The most important raw materials are durum and soft wheat. The durum wheat comes from the Greek production, while during the last few years, soft wheat is imported mainly from Europe (France-Germany-Hungary) and America and Canada.

Activity

The activity of the company focuses on the production of various types of flour through the processing of durum and soft wheat and rye. Additionally, the company trades in special mixtures for bread making and corn flour. The products of the company address various types of clients, with most important the ones activated in the field of bread and pastry making.

Quality Policy

The company has substantiated and applies a Food Quality Assurance System in accordance with the demands of the EN ISO 22000:2005 standard, which includes all the activities which affect the quality of its products and the relations with the clients.

The Quality system is the tool for the development, improvement and further acknowledgment of the company on National and International levels and it also has the limitless support of the Management on issues of resources-means for its effective application and improvement.

Production

21 different types of flour are produced, capable of covering the increased demands of the modern market. The types of flour are characterized by their insurmountable quality and their high efficiency. They can be used in bread making, pastry making and the production of pasta.

Aims & Future

The short term aims of the company include the following:

  • High quality as the main characteristic of its products.
  • The systematic improvement of its operational and productive processes and the managerial systems, signal the efforts of the company for on- going improvement in all the fields.
  • Increase in the production, as well as the sales network for the coverage of a larger market share.
  • Bigger investment activity for the specialized production of flour, better quality and smaller cost.
 
 
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Sons E. Chatzikraniotis
Flour Industry of Tirnavos SA

Email: info@xkran.gr

 
 
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