History

Along the last 45 years, Grupo Alacant has continued to preserve the authentic artisan ice cream tradition becoming the Spanish ice cream market leader

1972

Helados Alacant was founded by 35 astisan ice cream makers

1978

Launch of the first ice cream for diabetics.

1992

New manufacturing plant opens in San Vicente del Raspeig

1994

We start supplying products to Mercadona

2001

Construction of a chilled silo with capacity to store 11.500 pallets

2009

Purchase of the slush factory in Murcia

2009

Market leader by litres sold

2011

Our R&D+i and services department become a separate company

2012

Installation of an environmental cogeneration plant

2017

Socila commitment: waste transfer agreement

The best raw materials

We supply creamy and tasteful ice creams prepared with the best raw materials. Our commitment towards product quality is fully evidenced by our carefully selected ingredients.

Sales leaders within the Spanish market

At Grupo Alacant we work hard daily to provide innovative top quality solutions to satisfy the customers taste and requirements. Thanks our efforts we are leaders in the Spanish ice cream market remaining unchallenged since 2009.

+58
million ice cream litres sold
+90
million turnover during 2017*

* Data obtained from 2017 year end figures

Ice cream manufacturing plant

Alicante

Slush manufacturing plant

Murcia

Our commitment towards quality and innovation

From the beggining, innovations has been one of our company key pillars. Today, every organisation is required to innovate in order to remain competitive and create added value for their customers and staff. At Grupo Alacant, we demonstrate our commitment towards innovation with our KH ALACANT INNOVA subsidiary, a firm created with the sole purpose of promoting research in the creation of new and improvement of existing products while optimising the production processes.

In regards to health and safety and Quality, our ongoing commitment has become part of our production process with the implementation of our Alacant Full Quality Model. All our production plants are IFS certified.

Grupo Alacant worldwide

Grupo Alacant has expanded to several countries outside our borders. We develop innovative products that adapt to the needs and tastes of the most varied and demanding customers worldwide.