Website completion anticipated in 2023
Investor-backed Greenfood Group in Sweden, a producer of contemporary fruit and greens, sandwiches and wraps, is constructing a brand new manufacturing facility and logistics centre to assist its progress in Europe.
The 44,000 square-meter plant shall be based mostly in Helsingborg, a city in Sweden’s southern province of Scania, and can, in accordance with a press release, be “considered one of northern Europe’s largest centres for sustainable and wholesome meals innovation, manufacturing and distribution”. Work on the positioning is already underway and the undertaking is predicted to be accomplished within the second quarter of 2023.
Greenfood was based in 2015 via the merger of Picadeli and STC Greenfood, and was acquired the next yr by Stockholm-based private-equity agency Nordic Capital. The corporate additionally produces salads and different vegan merchandise for retail, comfort shops and the HoReCa channel.
It generates gross sales of SEK5bn (US$594.7m) and provides its home market in Sweden and in addition Denmark, Germany, the Netherlands, Spain and France.
David von Laskowski, the president and CEO of Greenfood, mentioned the corporate is working with building agency Skanska Fastigheter Göteborg to construct the positioning.
He added: “The ability is considered one of Greenfood’s largest investments so far. In partnership with Skanska, we’re making a meals ecosystem, a specifically tailored, state-of-the-art, and environmentally environment friendly, meals and logistics centre that enables us to proceed to develop in Europe, enhance our volumes and develop our vary.”
The city of Helsingborg is the Nordic area’s largest port for fruit and greens, and provides round 90% of the consumption in Sweden.