In 1988 construction begun, so that 5 years later, in 1992 the owner Ljupcho Gjorgjevski founded the company MELNICA KADINO. At the beginning the capacity was small and limited to 18 tons of wheat processing in 24 hours. In the years to come, the organization grew, so that in 1999 it doubled its capacity to 40 tons of wheat processing within 24 hours. Nowadays, Kadino has modern milling capacity of 70 tons of wheat processing in 24 hours, also Тhe most up-to-date laboratory on the Balkans has been integrated into the company as to ensure the quality of its products, and it carries out analyses on the qualities of different types of wheat flours with complete solutions for the Mill-Baking Industry, Brabender (2008 technology).
Today, KADINO is a successful organization with 50 employees full time and 50 employees part time, with future plans to be a large international organization. Thanks to the constant high quality of the products, KADINO is developed into a leading manufacturer of mill, pre-baked, fresh frozen products in Macedonia. Today, the organization has a wide range of products, different types of wheat flour for different purposes and a variety of pre-baked and fresh frozen filo pies. With its own distribution network and regional organization throughout Macedonia, KADINO is continuously developing by improving technology and professional personnel.
In September 2007, MELNICA KADINO changed its name and registered as KADINO INDUSTRY GROUP (KADINO INDUSTRI GRUP) which owns Kadino Brand.
The company holds the ISO 9001:2008, HACCP system in accordance with the requirements of CAC/RCP 1-1969, 2003.
Story of the Burek and the Mini Burek
The origin of the Burek and the Mini Burek is from period of the Ottoman Empire. In 1498, when a Turkish baker named Mehmed Oglu left Istanbul and moved to Nish (R. Serbia) where he used this recipe to make this pie, Burek becomes traditional, most famous and favorite specialty on the Balkans.
KADINO INDUSTRY GROUP has greatly contributed to the Municipality of Ilinden. The company buys around 1/3 of its raw material from the local farmers. In quantity this represents 4000-5000 tons on a yearly basis. From the 50 employees, 25 are citizens of the Municipality of Ilinden.