Agroberries, a vertically integrated producer and marketer of berries, with a best-in-class portfolio of proprietary and exclusive berry genetic varieties, acquired a minority stake in BerryWorld's EMEA and APAC businesses. The transaction will provide BerryWorld, a global marketer of berries and fresh cut fruit, with a solid foundation for growth with a diversified global footprint spanning across the entire value chain.
BerryWorld's largest shareholder Argent, who supported the company's growth since it was founded, has welcomed Agroberries' investment and is excited about this next phase of growth.
Jorge Varela, Co-Founder and CEO of Agroberries, highlighted: “I’m excited about the possibilities arising from this investment; it will enhance our global reach and broaden our exposure across berry categories.”
Adam Olins, Founder and CEO of BerryWorld added: “Our respective organisations share common values, culture and a commitment to sustainability, and we are confident about the possibilities that Agroberries’ investment opens for our growers and customers, in a constantly evolving market environment.”
For more information:
Exportadora e Inversiones Agroberries S.A.
Alonso de Córdova 4125, piso 8
Vitacura, Santiago - Chile
Tel: +56 (2) 3251 1710