Steve Evans, MD of Freshtime, which supplies chilled, ready to eat salads, snacks, prepared vegetables and sandwich fillers to retailers, says you can learn a lot from what people like in their salads today.
Rising M&A across the sector is being driven by changing tastes as consumers continue to become more health aware and conscious of how their food is sourced. This is resulting in an increased number of higher-end and niche product deals.
found an investor with values that are fully aligned
We have been working closely with John and his team on this transaction over the past year. In Volpi Capital, Clearwater International found an investor with values that are fully aligned to Version 1’s core values and we believe that Volpi is an excellent fit for the next phase of the company’s growth. We would like to thank the Clearwater team for negotiating a strong result for the shareholders and for working tirelessly to ensure the transaction completed on time.