Peruvian company Viru Group has acquired US frozen fruit and vegetable firm Superior Foods International. The Viru Group, based out of La Libertad, describes itself as the largest producer of canned and frozen fruit and veg in the South American country, from farm to fork.
Located in Watsonville, California, SFI supplies the retail and foodservice channels in the US with not only frozen fruit and veg but also herbs and value-added products such as pizza and pasta. Internationally, Superior Foods International sells into South America, Asia, including China, and Europe. Superior Foods International has been doing business with the Viru Group for more than a decade, according to a statement.