Founded in 1938 in İzmir by Anthony Micaleff and being the first branded olive oil, Kristal Oil has been the first brand that produced olive oil and released the first packed olive oil to the market in Turkey. It also has been the first company that exported packed and branded olive oil abroad. Today, as a pioneer in Turkish olive oil market, Kristal Oil exports olive oil to more than 25
In the 1950s, while olive oil was mostly consumed in production regions of Aegean and Marmara, Kristal Oil has been the leading company in promotion of olive oil and in bringing forth olive oil consumption habits among Turkish people living in Anatolia.
In 2007, Arkas Holding became a partner of Kristal Oil and since then, Kristal Oil has increased its investments and production capacity even more. Kristal Oil has been conducting studies to increase both local and foreign market share.
Kristal Oil, still known in Anatolia as “Oil with the Steamboat” due to its logo, has been customers’ first choice for ages with its high quality products and maintaining reliance of customers.
Quality, Innovation, Trust
Since its foundation, Kristal Oil has adopted the “high quality product” and “flawless service” principles. Following the new technologies, Kristal Oil works in accordance with the ecological balances, in harmony with nature, and with the awareness of human health, at its plants built on 20.000 m2.
Hygienic production is one of the principal rules for Kristal Oil. It produces, packs olive oil without being touched and offers the products in glass bottles and tin cans which are the healthiest storage conditions for olive oil. Kristal Oil produces the products with the same flavor and excellence twelve months a year without compromising product quality. Kristal Oil is subject to National Olive and Olive Oil Council quality control program and plays an active role in participation of companies which offer high quality products, in this program. Kristal Oil that produces in accordance with national and international standards, owns TS EN ISO 9001 Quality and TS EN ISO 22000 Food Safety Management Systems certificates. All Kristal Oil products have Halal Food and Kosher certificates.