Agros Nova

Headquartered in Warsaw, Agros Nova is a top three player in all three of its operational business segments, comprising fruit and vegetable reserves, ready-made food and non-carbonated beverages.

The company operates its manufacturing plants in central Poland, offering a wide range of quality products to all major retail outlets across the country.

Agros Nova is the market leader in both the fruit and vegetable preserves and ready-made food segments including jams, ketchup, tomato paste, sauces, ready meals, soups and frozen foods. The company also ranks third in the non-carbonated beverages market including juices, nectars and fruit drinks.

Value creation strategy
  • Organic growth via leveraging the portfolio of strong consumer brands
  • Operational improvement
  • Buy and build opportunity to consolidate the market
Investment history
  • Acquired in August 2010
  • Agros Nova's preserves and ready-made food businesses which include Lowicz, Kotlin, Krakus, Wloclawek and Fruktus brands, two factories in Lowicz and Wasosz as well as related private label products sold to Maspex in July 2015
  • Additionally, Maspex acquired non-carbonated beverages brand Tarczyn and functional products brand Dr Witt
  • Remaining parts of Agros Nova's non-carbonated beverages segment, including brands Fortuna, Garden and Pysio, was sold to Polmlek Sp. z o.o in October 2015
Country

Sales

244 million euro

Press releases
IK Investment Partners to sell remaining parts of Agros Nova
IK Investment Partners to sell Agros Nova
IK Investment Partners acquires majority stake in Agros Nova, a leading diversified food & drink company in Poland
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