LEI food&drinks : Leading Producer of NFC Juices, 100% Pure Apple Juice

LEI Food & Drinks - Business News Japan

Poland is proud of the hundreds year tradition in the cultivation of apples and is largest supplier of apples in Europe. Apples are considered treasure and heritage passed from generation to generation.

LEI Food & Drinks orchards are constantly growing and strengthening the position on the international market. LEI food&drinks is a manufacturer and exporter of premium European food.

Large quantities of Polish apples are exported to the other countries of European Union, as well as Russia, which imports nearly half a million tons of apples annually. The main varieties are Idared, Champion, Jonagored, Gloster, Golden Delicious, Gala Royal and Must. Polish apples are also frequently used for the production of juices and concentrates.

LEI food&drinks specialize in producing 100% pure fresh NFC (Not From Concentrate) fruit juices. Unlike reconstituted juices, that are made from concentrate, NFC juices have unique nutritional and ecological characteristics kept thanks to using high quality cold pressing equipment. Subsequent mild pasteurization allows the juice to remain fresh for as long as 12 months.

With an annual production of 3 million tons (2019), Poland is #1 producer of apples in Europe. LEI food&drinks are proud of the hundreds years
tradition in apple production and are constantly growing and strengthening the position on the international market.

Very recently, LEI Food & Drinks has been recognized and awarded gold by Business News Japan Awards 2020, an international prestigious competition for food and beverages.


Awarded Gold by Business News Japan

LEI food&drinks juices are produced from fresh fruits, using the traditional method of cold pressing, and then mildly pasteurized. Thanks to this technology, their product maintains the flavor of fresh fruits and nearly all of the minerals and vitamins contained in them.

The natural apple juice is obtained from healthy and good quality apples, which are cold pressed. After that the juice is slightly pasteurized at a temperature of 80 degrees Celsius, allowing it to maintain all its nutritional qualities and keep freshness up to 12months.

LEI food&drinks juice contains a perfect set of antioxidants and vitamins. It helps to cleanse the body of harmful substances and regulate its activity. Their juices are produced in modern machine park, using the traditional methods of cold pressing, which allows to retain the nutritious values of raw fruits. They distribute NFC apple juice, that is 100% P U R E, or apple juice with the addition of other fruits.

Interview of Mr. Christopher Nowosad – Owner

Question 1: Do you already export to CHINA ? If yes, where ? If no, what type of importers & distributors are you looking for in CHINA ?

We do not export to Japan yet, but we have experience in the markets of the European Union, Hong Kong and Thailand. Proper selection of suppliers, the most modern production lines in the world and the team of the best people committed to their work result in products that are characterized by the highest available quality, often unreachable to others. Over the years our products have found appreciation among premium food consumers in Europe and Asia, providing model standards and quality. We are looking for importers in Japan.

Question 2: What is the most unique and qualitative part of your products, different from competitors ?

Sustainable packaging – CartoCan – environmentally friendly alternative to plastic packaging and aluminium cans. made out of carton and extra thin layer of aluminium. CartoCan is:

 lightweight – lower carbon footprint and lower energy use in recycling

– recycled – made in 60% from recycled maetrials

– recyclable – layers of the packaging – aluminium and paper, are easily recyclable.

NFC (Not From Concentrate) juice  is 100% natural with no added water or sugar or any other additive. LEI juice contains a perfect set of antioxidants and vitamins. It helps to cleanse the body of harmful substances and regulate its activity.

Question 3: When did you start to export your brand worldwide, and what is your development plan for the next years ?

We have been in the EU market for 10 years and in Asia market for 5 years. We supply hotels, restaurants, chains and small shops. Thanks to have warehouses in Hong Kong, we can realize customer orders on a regular basis. What’s more, we have a 2-year expansion plan for Singapore, Malaysia, Indonesia, the Philippines and Japan.

Thank you Mr. Christopher Nowosad for your time and answers !

Contact LEI food&drinks if you are interested in a product range or have any further questions email : leifood@leifood.com