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Participation as exhibitors Anuga Fair Cologne 2009
Greek pavillion hall 10.2 H041
Creta region
Processing and exporting olive oil products

About us


Our Vision

The uniqueness & excellence of our products, in combination with our continuous research for development and innovation is our commitment for the future..

Philosophy and strategy

Our high sense of responsibility makes us create Supreme quality products with respect to our customers & the final consumer.

  • Natural products without any preservatives from the famous Cretan olive tree.
  • Olive oil products from strictly selected Cretan olive groves to maintain high quality for every crop.
  • Traditional methods of cultivation in combination with a modernized production equipment.
  • To satisfy and update our customers.
  • Our competitive prices - financial benefit to our customers.
  • Advertising and promotion for every state we export.
  • We are a family company close to our customers.
  • We ensure ethical working practices.
  • We develop our business with respect to the Cretan region & the environment.

Company profile

Our company, CH. GIANNOULIS S.A., is one of the oldest olive oil processing, standardization and exporting companies in Greece.

We were established on 1969 in Crete, an island famous for its high quality extra virgin olive oil, which has been the main agricultural product since the ancient years.

Today, our company is the last stage of expansion of a long family tradition in olive oil. A tradition which goes back more than five decades and its roots are lying in a small mountainous village of Crete..

CH. GIANNOULIS S.A. owns one pomace olive oil extraction plant, as also an olive oil refinery plant and a processing production line, located in Crete. Furthermore, we own a pomace olive oil extraction plant, located in Dodecanese.

We have a production capacity of 10.000 tons of bottles and tins per year. Our high quality standards and our 50 – year – experience in olive oil trading characterizes our strong presence in the market of olive oil products.

Our extra virgin olive oil comes from strictly selected regions of Crete only, employing the same methods of cultivation and harvesting – an unaltered tradition bequeathed from generation to generation.

We are the producers of our pomace olive oil, which is characterized by a green clear colour, which guarantees its high quality.

Nowadays our company produces a great variety of products covering all the different qualities and quantities of olive oil products in the market.

For our extra virgin olive oil and for our olive pomace oil we use a number of different packaging materials starting from 0.5lt, 0.75lt and 1lt glass bottles, 1lt, 2lt pet and of course 1lt, 2lt, 3lt, 4lt and 5lt tins, under our brand names or under a private label for retailers and wholesalers.

In addition we can provide bulk extra virgin olive oil and pomace olive oil, filtered or not, in flex tank, metal barrels and small pet tanks with max capacity 1000lt.

Our refining and packaging factory works under the most recent E.U. legislations and regulations concerning the olive oil products and in accordance with an ISO 22000:2005 quality standard that has already been established. We are also certified by KOSHER certificate.

More, the company has passed the inspection of the FDA USA organization January 2015, with great success.

Most advanced hygiene measures & a full series of chemical & organoleptic controls are applied daily in order to secure top quality for our products.

All the above, plus our great experience in olive oil processing and exports, guarantee that our products enjoy the highest quality to ensure that such an excellent product as the olive oil, can be available to all consumers throughout the world, giving them the opportunity to enjoy its nutritional and health benefits.

Our company contacts business on a global scale. It shows a great exporting activity for both packaged and bulk extra virgin olive oil and pomace olive oil products. European Union, U.S.A., Canada, Australia, Hong Kong, Japan, China are some of our products’ destinations.

Our prices are competitive according to our high quality standards, but also, our prices can be flexible enough according to the commercial needs of our customer..

Our marketing policy is focusing in entering new markets and establishing new collaborations that can lead us to successful results. For that we are always available to any questions regarding our products and our services.

With Honours

Ch.Giannoulis Family

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