MERCASA, foodservice leaders

Mercasa is the Spanish public company that serves the entire food chain, especially at the fresh food wholesaling stage through the Mercas Network, as well as in the retail market, by modernising municipal markets and committing to innovation.

Technical assistance, consulting and technological innovation as part of its commitment to food safety, traceability, social responsibility and sustainable development, both nationally and internationally.

Spain’s 23 Food Units in figures:

  • 3,100 wholesale and complementary services companies
  • 4 million tons of food sold
  • Turnover of €12,700 million
  • 50% of the fresh food consumed in Spain comes from Mercas

Mercasa is national and international leader in the modernisation and implementation of retail markets, a grouped, fresh food commerce format that is highly valued by consumers. It encourages innovation in all commercial retail formats, including the most progressive e-commerce options.

Specialists in projects, studies, architecture, engineering, innovation, agri-food development, R&D&I, distribution, logistics, design, management and commercial promotion, marketing, training and food safety.