Dümmen Orange Acquires Quick Plug, a Cutting Compost Supplier

Dümmen Orange Acquires Quick Plug, a Cutting Compost Supplier

Quick PlugQuick Plug, a producer of stabilized sowing and cutting composts for the professional horticulture sector, became part of Dümmen Orange on Jan. 1 2017.

Quick Plug has developed a range of concepts for growers and propagators in the national and international horticulture sector. Quick Plug technology opens up opportunities for automation and robotization of several product groups and adds quality to rooted products. Over the last 12 years, the company has grown to become an international player, with customers around the world, including the Netherlands, Germany, Eastern Europe, the U.S., Mexico, Brazil, and Taiwan.


According to Dümmen Orange, the integration of Quick Plug technology means that both companies will be better placed to serve their customers. This also brings advantages from the plant health perspective. Further expansion into a business with a global presence is planned.

The directors of Quick Plug will continue to guarantee the company’s current level of knowledge and ingenuity and will be strengthened by the appointment of John van der Maarel, the new commercial director. His deep and extensive understanding of the market will provide a new stimulus for innovation and further expansion of services to customers.