Kennemervis Groep, Netherlands-based fish processing company, has announced the acquisition of Bobeldijk Food Group, for an undisclosed sum.
Based in Netherlands, Bobeldijk Food Group is a manufacturer of vegetarian and vegan products, owner of the plant-based meat alternatives brand Vegafit.
According to sources, the acquisition will support the growth of Bobeldijk Food Group’s presence in the plant-based product market.
Eugene Scholten, CEO of Kennemervis Groep said: “We see around us that consumers, markets and customers are constantly on the move. We want to continue to respond optimally to this and see good opportunities in growing Bobeldijk Food Group as part of the family of Kennemervis Groep companies”.
Remko Vogelenzang, director of Bobeldijk Food Group added: “We are very pleased with the transaction with Kennemervis Groep, which enables us to take advantage of the knowledge of sales markets within Kennemervis Groep. As part of Kennemervis Groep, we have the opportunity to significantly accelerate our ambition for international growth”.
Sources: KVG Press Release