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ALTHO is a potato chip manufacturer originating in Brittany, France. The company offers Bret's branded chips and in addition focus strongly on private label brands.

In fact, the company claims to manufacturer for almost all of France’s supermarket distribution’s brands The company currently operates three production plants, the original plant in Brittany, a second plant in Pouzin ( Ardèche ), which began production in April 2014 to strengthen its commercial presence in southern France. The third production site is located in Tentugal, Portugal.

The company offers potato chips in an enormous range of flavours and offers also potato chip manufactured from organically grown potatoes.

In 2019, ALTHOS employed 309 employees year-round and up to 400 in high season. For 2015 an annual turnover of 95 million euros was mentioned.

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News for this Company

The future site, in the foreground and the historic site, in the background, in Pontivy.
December 10, 2023

French potato chip company Altho Brets will invest EUR 100 million in its second factory

The Breton potato chips manufacturer, which markets its Brets brand in particular, announced about its investment EUR 100 million (USD 107.7 million) in its new factory project on its historic Pontivy site.
WELTEC builds biogas plant for Potato Chips Manufacturer ALTHO in France
September 17, 2019

WELTEC builds biogas plant for Potato Chips Manufacturer ALTHO in France

Recently, biogas plant builder WELTEC BIOPOWER completed a biomethane plant for ALTHO, a French manufacturer of potato chips in St. Gérand, Brittany.