The company

The company

GRUPO IREN has been developing its activity since 2008 and currently has positioned itself as a multinational company present in the Dominican Republic, Ecuador and the European Union. GRUPO IREN is currently one of the main distributors of organic and organic Fair-Trade bananas in Europe, with an annual volume of approximately 50,000 tons.

With presence in all steps of the process of this activity production, export, import and distribution, GRUPO IREN offers the client an integral alternative, with a work philosophy that promotes innovation and development from the producer to the consumer. A company that guarantees compliance with all international standards regarding organic agriculture and other certifications.

Our business philosophy is based on a sustainable and responsible model, both with people and the environment. We work tirelessly to provide the social and environmental initiatives necessary to improve the living conditions of workers, communities and the environment of our productive areas.

We care every day to innovate and improve in all our processes, developing a business with a great ethical commitment in our business relationships. With a clear vocation of long-term permanence, we aspire to be seen by our partners and customers as a reliable and lasting travel companion for many years to come.

• 2008 • Birth of the Grupo Iren company

• 2009 • Start operating in Dominican Republic

• 2010 • Organic Certification

• 2011 • First Spanish fruit company certified Fair Trade

• 2012 • Start operating in Ecuador

• 2014 • Coopabando joins with Grupo Iren

• 2016 • Creation of Grupo Iren Ecuador

• 2017 • Creation of Grupo Iren Dominicana

• 2018 • IFS Certification

Get to know the advantages of working with Grupo Iren

EXPERIENCE

We are the second generation of a family dedicated to banana commercialization.

NEARBY

We work closely with our producers in the Dominican Republic and Ecuador.

CONFIDENCE

We have a closed list of trustworthy producers, some of them partners in origin.

QUALITY

Our organic and fair trade bananas comply with the most demanding certifications in the market.

SOLIDARITY

Our solidarity project Dando Frutos contributes to improve the living conditions in our bananas origin countries.

DEADLINES

We are committed to making delivery on time and to the desired place.

FLEXIBILITY

We are constantly working to adapt to the required volumes and formats.

PRICE

We pride ourselves on being able to offer you the best price guaranteed with the highest quality.

SUSTAINABILITY

Our farms are based on sustainable and environmentally friendly agriculture.

FEMALE EMPOWERMENT

Our innovative We Are Femme seal guarantees that the purchased bananas have been produced by women in an environment that promotes their participation, development and empowerment.

WE LOOK OUT FOR A SUSTAINABLE AND RESPONSIBLE MODEL

for people and the environment.

WE LOOK OUT FOR A SUSTAINABLE AND RESPONSIBLE MODEL

for people and the environment.

Chicos jugando al baloncesto Dando Frutos

DANDO FRUTOS is a solidarity project of Grupo Iren that promotes the improvement of the most underprivileged classes social conditions in the Dominican Republic and Ecuador.

Distributing and consuming “Iren Social Responsible Banana” actively contributes to make possible sustainable changes in the lives of children and adults in our producing areas.

Trabajadora de We are femme

At Iren Dominicana we have developed the WE ARE FEMME seal as recognition to the important feminine presence in the cultivation of the banana in Dominican Republic. The seal that guarantees a banana produced by enterprising women at the same time that contributes to their empowerment and watches over their rights.