Success Story: Pet Food Christian Knott

Success Story: Pet Food Christian Knott

“In Handtmann, we have found a reliable partner, who has never let us down.“

Well, I have to say that the machines are not cheap, but they are worth every penny.

Christian Knott (Owner Knott Pet Food)

Quality and reliable partners for decades of lasting success

Knott has been successfully producing all-natural, high-quality pet foodappropriate to the  needs of the species and focused on animal welfaresince 1984. In concrete  terms, this means that Knott processes all items
in their portfolio, such as fresh and frozen products, all-natural and without the use of additives. This successful concept has helped thecompany grow  to a production area of around 1,500 square metres todaywith state-of- the-art machinery, including Handtmann technology. Astaff of 25 qualified  employees produce a wide range of products undercertified production conditions  that also consider operational energybalance and protection of  the environment. Particular importance isattached to cleanliness and  hygiene through frequent cleaning anddisinfection. With  Handtmann production technology and service, thecompany sees the  aspects of premium quality, sustainability, versatility,best hygienic conditions  and first-class product quality met to itscomplete satisfaction.

“High-quality and appropriate to the needs of the species” is the company’s philosophy

100 % free from colourants. 100 % free from flavour additives. 100 % free from attractants. Knott Tiernahrung is uncompromising when itcomes to species -appropriate pet food. “It goes without saying that allthe products  we offer are free from chemical colourants, preservativesor attractants . Our dry chews are refined all-natural without additives,” confirms owner Christian Knott. This goes for all products in the diversified range.

In-house production of the entire product portfolio

The entire range of products offered by Knott Tiernahrung is producedin-house in its  production facilities. The offering is comprehensiveand versatile: “We produce  frozen meat, dry chews, and muchmore,” explains entrepreneur  and animal expert Knott. This varietyrequires flexible production technology,  which Knott has found inHandtmann filling and  portioning technology ever since the company was established. Processing many different feed materials, such as chicken, duck, rabbit, horse, turkey, venison, lamb, sheep, beef andpork is another  challenge. These materials are gently processed usingHandtmann vacuum fillers  and auxiliary devices and thus satisfy the high quality standards of Knott.

Based on trust

The trust that countless pet owners place in Knott’s high-quality pet foodis also based  on decades of faithful cooperation between Handtmann and Knott, which is always focused on quality and reliability.

In Handtmann, we have found a reliable partner, who has never let us down.

Christian Knott