Who are we?
Importhaus Wilms is Germany’s most successful marketer and distributor in the food sector. We are part of the Zertus Group based in Germany and the UK. With its 2000 employees, the Zertus Group produces and markets high-quality food and beverages, including its own brands such as BioZentrale and Dextro Energy.
For over seventy years, we have been successfully, innovatively, and passionately connecting (food) brands and retail from our locations in Walluf, Alzey, and Dachau. Clear added value on both the manufacturer and retailer side is always at the centre of our services. In specific terms, this means we take care of all the sales, logistics, and marketing tasks involved in the complex marketing process – making us a total solution provider.
In short, we are experts in sales, logistics and brands – for the food and non-food sectors alike. With a wealth of experience and creativity, we have been successfully establishing brands on the market for over seven decades. We currently have more than 30 partners in our portfolio.Karl Henecka - Managing Director
Close to the market, new ways into marketing
Thanks to our dense distribution network with over 100 employees, our high-performance logistics centre, and our extensive marketing expertise, we are very close to the market and to consumers. Our routes are short, we are fast and flexible. And that’s how we respond to the individual needs of our partners, from start-ups to multinationals. We are partnership-based, sincere, and human in our relationships, both internally and externally. We have been serving many of our brands for decades.
Our products regularly win industry awards in many categories and are usually market leaders. This is all thanks to our highly sustainable brand and customer care, new and creative ways of marketing, and our extremely committed employees.To our services
Gegründet durch Karl Heinz Wilms als Importhaus Wilms & George GmbH in Wiesbaden
Umbenennung in Importhaus K.H. Wilms, Wiesbaden
exklusiv Vertrieb der Marke Fisherman’s Friend in Deutschland
Meilenstein im Vertrieb
77 Marken im Vertrieb: 71% Süßwaren, 27% Feinkost, 2% Alkohol-Spezialitäten
Importhaus Wilms wird Unternehmen der Zuckerraffinerie Tangermünde, Hamburg (heutige Zertus-Gruppe)
Bau des Warenverteilzentrums in Alzey – in dem voll automatisierten Logistik- und Warenverteilzentrum stehen 20.000 Euro-Paletten nach CCG1-Standard zur Verfügung.
Umzug nach Walluf
Der Sitz der Verwaltung wird nach Walluf verlegt
34 Marken im Vertrieb: 35% Süßwaren, 65% Feinkost
What makes us stand out as an employer?
Our guiding principle is clear: "Everything we are, we owe to our employees!"
A cooperative partnership, a great team, a varied daily routine - just three important “soft facts” for choosing the right employer!