Products that are a result of innovation, retro-innovation (such as oxymelo, which is based on an ancient Greek recipe), research, and state of the art technology (olive snack pack).
To create ongoing partnerships
A joint venture with an agricultural cooperative—the first such partnership in Greece—which rewards farmers producing top quality products through a profit-sharing scheme. The Greek Prime Minister called this “a case study on excellence”.
Stable, long-term relationships with our suppliers and trading partners.
A fair reward policy to our associates and suppliers, one price list to all our trading partners, throughout the world and regardless of size.
To pursue excellence via innovation
Lead the market by anticipating consumer needs and introducing new, authentic Greek experiences that are commercially successful without compromising our values
Investing in research & development—as well as embracing time-honoured methods—to create new products along with new ways to offer traditional products.
As recognition to Gaea’s overall efforts in promoting excellence in the olive oil world, Aris, Gaea’s founder & C.E.O. was proclaimed visiting Academic at “Academia dei Georgofili” by the oldest Agricultural University in Europe, in Florence Italy.
To care about our community & our environment
The first oil olive in the world with a carbon-neutral footprint.
The first consumer product in Greece with a carbon-neutral footprint.
The first olives in the world with a carbon-neutral footprint.
The first olive oil range in the world to calculate its water footprint.
The Vranas Museum – Olive press in Lesvos (a monument of great historical & sentimental value) and supporting humanitarian causes such as the “Chefs for Humanity”.
To create wealth through sustainable growth by becoming
A fast-growing, leading Greek brand in the global market, according to Nielsen data
A shining example and a glimmer of hope amidst the Greek economic crisis
To promote consumer health & well-being through education
Eight out of ten studies on the Mediterranean diet proclaim the Greek Med diet, as the healthiest diet in the world.
Collaborating with cooking schools, Omega 3 and Chefs & nutritionists.
Teaming up with famous Greek-American Chef Cat Cora to familiarize the American consumer with the Greek Mediterranean diet.
To support team member happiness and excellence
Adhering to ethical working practices, as proven by SMETA (Sedex Members Ethical Trade Audit) Best Practice Accreditation by Bureau Veritas
Providing a safe and rewarding working environment at a time of economic crisis.