(ANSA) – GENOA, 28 JUL – Orsero goes shopping in France, starting the purchase of two companies, always in the fruit and vegetable sector. Group among the leaders in Mediterranean Europe for the import and distribution of fresh fruit and vegetables, Orsero has announced the signing of two exclusive agreements for the acquisition of 80% of Blampin sas, the operating holding at the head of a group that is the first operator in France on the wholesale markets with 12 sales platforms for fresh fruit and vegetables, and 100% of Capexo, specialized in the import and marketing in France of a large basket of exotic fruit and vegetables under the Lilot brand fruits.
“With the completion of the acquisitions and the implementation of its strategic lines, the Orsero group will be able to significantly accelerate the growth of revenues and profitability and achieve a strong strategic positioning in the market in France in terms of size, range of products and coverage of sales channels” underlines a note from the Orsero group. For both transactions, whose closing is expected by the end of the year, there are medium-term business continuity agreements, confirming the key figures at the helm. “The two acquisitions represent an appreciable transformation of the group’s activities in France, a region in which Orsero had already completed the important acquisition of Fruttica in 2019 – explain Raffaella Orsero and Matteo Colombini, CEO of the Orsero group -. These operations will lead to a evident strengthening in the French market which, within the key countries of the group, is destined to reach a size of revenues equal to the Italian market “. (HANDLE).