About us

A traditional and quality canning company based in Slovakia

The canning industry has a longstanding tradition in the region under the Tatra mountains. The first written record dates backs to1931. Following the nationalization of the former enterprise TATRA-tovaren the period of changes in the production program began. The product line expands into meat spreads, refreshments for travellers and ready-made meals.

We launched the first production of the well known spread PALI in September 1984; the best-selling spaghetti sauce in Slovakia up to this dayMORCA-DELLA was created in March 1985. These products contribute to the profit of the company TATRAKON which currently exceeds 9, 000, 000 EUR per year.

The assortment includes meat cans, vegetable and fish spreads, ready meals and cereals.  In addition to classic products, one can find premium series in the company assortment.

The company has in the last year re-invested considerate amounts of money to modernise the production facilities, improve the technologic process and to innovate production. In 2001, the TATRAKON spol. s .r.o., Poprad became the holder of the EN ISO 9001: 2000 Certificate, including the design and development. Upon accession to the European Union, the company met strict requirements and was assigned an identification number SK611ES for purposes of production of pasteurised and sterilised meat products in hermetically sealed packaging, their storage and placement on the market. In the year 2007, the company became the winner and was awarded The National Award of the Slovak Republic for quality according to EFQM Excellence Model. The health safety of products is one of the key objectives of the company. In the year 2017, TATRAKON obtained the IFS Version 6.1 Certificate (International Food Safety). The re-certification audit was carried out in TATRAKON in December 2017 in accordance with EN ISO 9001:2015 standard, and the company obtained the certificate valid for an additional three years.

In year 2018 was company awarded by the Best Buy Award in the category “spreads” for the highest quality products at the best price. The TATRAKON promotes agriculture within animal and plant commodities by purchasing especially domestic materials. The aim is to satisfy the needs of the agro-food market concerning safety, quality, origin and tradition of material and products.