OUR HISTORY

1985
Building the bases
During first years we were centered in learning about field, agricuture techniques and growing methods of our geographical area, Region of Murcia, in south-east Spain.
1985
2002
Starting a business adventure
We always knew what we wanted for the future of our company. From the idea of offering high quality products, with the flavours of our land, Frutas y Verduras El Monarca was born. We specialized in the growing of melon, mainly piel de sapo melon.
2002
2012
Moving towards sustainable growth
Once the company reached enough level of maturity, we centered our efforts in making it rise. To do so, we defined principles based in product quality and personalizaed customer service. During those years we also increased our product range with honeydew melon and artichoke.
2012
2018
Investing in technology and infrastructures
Una vez consolidado nuestro modelo de negocio, decidimos dar un salto y construir unas instalaciones totalmente nuevas, modernas, y equipadas para cumplir con las necesidades de nuestros clientes y para mantener el producto en condiciones óptimas durante todas sus etapas. When our business model were consolidated, we decided to take a leap building new modern and equipped facilities in order to meet the needs of our clients and mantaining the produce in optimal conditions through all the stages.
2018
2019
looking at future without forgetting our roots
Everyday we continue advancing, expanding our market, through our principles of quality and customer service. We have grown exponentially thanks to the confidence of our clients every season, which allow us continue advancing and improving every single day. In recent years we have increased our product catalogue, adding new varieties of artichoke and melon, and also new products, like watermelon.
2019

OUR TEAM

Commercial Department

JOSÉ ATANASIO
Commercial Manager

elmonarca@elmonarca.es - +34 677 41 16 23

Communications and CSR Department

LENY SÁNCHEZ
Communications Manager

comunicacion@elmonarca.es - +34 659 11 40 96

Information Technology Department

christian ros
IT Manager

informatica@elmonarca.es - +34 659 11 40 96

Administrative Department

cristina martínez
Financial Manager

facturacion@elmonarca.es - +34 631 74 27 28

maría muñoz
Financial Assistant

facturacion@elmonarca.es - +34 631 74 27 28

Quality Department

francisco tovar
Quality Manager

calidad@elmonarca.es - +34 608 74 05 23

tania sánchez
Quality Assistant

auxiliarcalidad@elmonarca.es - +34 660 927 249

Shipments department

Antonio Sevilla
Order processing

pedidos@elmonarca.es - +34 615 25 82 24

Cristina Sánchez
Order processing

pedidos@elmonarca.es - +34 615 25 82 24

Transport Department

GEORGIANA NECULAI
Transport Manager - Commercial Delegate foor East Europe

transporte@elmonarca.es - georgiana.export@elmonarca.es - +34 606 53 64 49

Human Resources Department

Primi López
Human Resources

rrhh@elmonarca.es - +34 968 85 53 10

OUR FACILITIES

Early 2018 we moved to our new facilities in Balsapintada, located in Fuente Alamo (Murcia), Spain. We have a new packhouse certified according IFS Food, GlobalG.A.P. and BRC Food. In addition, a sector of our packhouse is able for organic production, according to the certification of The Organic Farming Council of the Region of Murcia.

OUR BRANDS

We commercialise our produce through several brands.
Every single brand has its own personality, but them all preserve the essence of El Monarca

EL MONARCA

Is our brand by excellence, is has the character of the company in its name and design. Our El Monarca melons are dressed with golden Sun rays.

UNIQUE by Monarca

Our Unique melons and watermelons are an ode to natural beauty, to those unique and unrepeatable  elements we find in each nuance of flavour.

MES TROIS SOLEILS

With Mes Trois Soleils (The Three Suns) we are pretending to make senses travel through  this presentation that evoques summer sunsets.

RIQUISSIMO

Our riquissimo melons are our commitment for the natural taste, with fresh and vivid colors in their presentation.

ORANGE CANDY by Monarca

Orange Candy by Monarca is the brand of our Premium melon of the variety Orange Candy. This melon stands out for its intense sweet flavour. It is orange inside and yellow on its peel.