Henk Hoogwegt founds a dairy exporting company in the Netherlands. It grows and grows – and one day becomes the largest privately held supplier of dairy products in the world.
Hoogwegt makes its first international acquisition. Today, Hoogwegt is active in over 130 countries, and has offices all over the world.
Establishment of Hoogwegt Milk. Initially, we only focus on the Benelux countries and Germany. In 2004, we expand our operation to the entire EU.
Hoogwegt Milk obtains a SKAL Organic Certificate, which proves that we meet the requirements for the wholesale of organic dairy products.
Hoogwegt celebrates its 50th anniversary. Determined to keep adding vision and value to our customers’ business for many decades to come.