The Groundbreaking Ceremony for Danespo's new development and research facilities and headquarter has been held

On Monday 22nd of January, the Mayor of Vejle Municipality Jens Ejner Christensen has performed the groundbreaking ceremony for the construction of Danespo’s new Research & Development Facilities and headquarter. The breeding facilities are expected to be ready for the R&D Department in early August. The headquarter will be ready to move into in October

Mayor Jens Ejner Christensen was pleased with the invitation to the groundbreaking ceremony. - I am sure that Danespo, with the new buildings, will create some amazing frames for the development environment, which will ensure that it is also in the future will be Danespo that will create the future potato plants, says Jens Ejner Christensen.

The groundbreaking ceremony marks the start of an exciting project, which Danespo has been working on for a long time. The new construction will first and foremost ensure the continued development in the breeding of new potato varieties. Subsequently, the new frames will also contribute to creating even stronger synergies in the organization.

- We are very pleased that we can celebrate the groundbreaking ceremony for our new building site today. It is important that we continue to focus strongly on developing new potato varieties that form the foundation of our business development. We always have to be at the forefront and have new varieties on the way so we can be competitive both in Denmark and in the rest of the world. At the same time, we look forward to bringing the organization more together physically so that we can achieve an even higher degree of business leading synergies across our various departments. In addition, we are pleased to contribute to Vejle Municipality's continued development with a strong food cluster, says Jens Holstborg, Managing Director of Danespo.

For further information, please contact:
Jens Holstborg, Managing Director of Danespo, tel. +45 40440747 or


The Groundbreaking Ceremony for Danespo