Merkez – production of Halal meat and meat products

Merkez Ltd. is the first company in Bulgaria that produces meat products without pork and pork impurities. The products are made from Halal meat special recipe. Merkez Ltd. is located in the town of Gotse Delchev – clean area.

The company started its activity in 1996 – began registrations, permits, construction of buildings, purchase of equipment. As to date Bulgaria does not produce this kind of sausages, the biggest challenge proved finding and developing recipes for sausages without pork and impurities. For this purpose, using the knowledge and experience of leading technologists in the meat industry in Turkey and the Netherlands. These sausages are something that is important for people who do not consume pork products, but also for people who want less fat in their food. For 20 years the company has established itself as a leading and trusted manufacturer of meat products and sausages without pork and pork impurities.

In 2006 the company moved its production to a new factory equipped with machinery and equipment that meet European standards. The factory covers an area of over 2000 square meters. The capacity of the factory is 15 tons per day.

It was developed and introduced technological documentation for the production of sausages. Strict rules on quality control. Hygiene meets all the requirements and standards imposed by national and EU institutions responsible for quality control of foodstuffs.

As the first and leading company in Bulgaria in producing Halal foods Merkez has developed strict rules to control meat and additives which are used in the production of all products. The meat is produced in its own slaughterhouse. Slaughter comply with all requirements for Halal slaughter.

Any additives that are added to products Merkez are Halal, which is certified by the relevant certificate.

In Merkez employs are more than 70 highly skilled workers.

The range of meat products includes over 200 different types:

  • All kinds of cuts of chicken and veal
  • All kinds of preparations from chicken and veal
  • Cooked sausages
  • Salami
  • Raw-dried hams and deli
  • Meat preparations – raw and roasted

We sells ours products mainly in Bulgaria and the European Union.