Founded in 1974 in Germany by Joseph Wilhelm, Rapunzel started importing dried fruit and nuts from Turkey in 1976.
The company sells to Germany and other countries in Europe through 5.000 different organic stores.
Rapunzel opened a consultancy office in 1986 in İzmir and have since been carrying out crop processing activities in an 8.500 m² area which includes administrative offices, freezing units, fumigation tents, cold storage rooms, processing areas, social facilities and water treatment units. The area has been in use since 1997 in Ören / Kemalpaşa near İzmir. Rapunzel, which annually produces 3.000 tons of organic products, produces over 40 varieties of products with approximately 600 organic farmers.