This strategic transaction represents an important step in Inventure Foods' ongoing strategic and financial review process to maximize shareholder value.
September 13, 2017
Inventure Foods, Inc., Phoenix, Ariz., announced plans to sell its frozen business, including the Rader Farms and Willamette Valley Fruit Co. brands, frozen fruits, vegetable blends, beverages and frozen desserts business to Oregon Potato Co.
The combination with Ardo’s leadership in sustainable agriculture, quality processing and product innovation capabilities will allow VLM Foods to accelerate its market penetration and provide Ardo with a strong North American platform.
September 6, 2017
European frozen food processor Ardo acquired a majority stake in VLM Foods, Canada, and a controlling stake in Compañia Frutera La Paz S.A., a Costa Rica-based frozen pineapple producer.
FSC is said to maintain one of the largest distribution networks in India supported by technology-enabled, state-of-art distribution centers.
August 24, 2017
Future Supply Group's integrated logistics solutions company, Future Supply Chain (FSC), strengthened its temperature-controlled services with an inclusion of 144 reefer trucks and 7,423 pallets for fruits, vegetables, dairy products, etc.
The study, conducted within CARVE's public-private partnership, shows that using frozen foods might reduce consumers’ food waste.
August 4, 2017
Consumers create less waste from frozen vegetables, potato products and berry fruit than from fresh or alternatives in cans or jars, according to a study by Wageningen University & Research, The Netherlands.