Portfolio companies

 

Contronics Engineering

Contronics offers retailers and other players in the food sector a solution to reduce food waste through the use of ultrasonic humidifiers (“Dry Misting”). Dry Misting has proven to be an effective solution to preserve and hydrate fruit and vegetables, thereby improving freshness and significantly reducing waste. Contronics is currently active in 30 countries. Through its specialist knowledge, inhouse R&D capabilities, international presence and long track record as engineering company, Contronics gained a competitive advantage in its sector.

Perfect Plant Deal

Perfect Plant Deal, located in Bleiswijk (The Netherlands), provides international e-commerce players with e-fulfilment solutions for the online sales of trees and plants. In its modern distribution centre, more than 2 million fresh plants are delivered annually from a broad network of growers. The plants are checked for quality, packed in customised boxes and shipped directly to consumers in 14 different European countries.

Bion

Bion is specialised in the development, sales and marketing of specialty fertilisers and bio-solutions for turf, horticulture and agricultural crops under its own brand name, targeting customers globally. The products of Bion are supporting the fast shift towards more sustainable growing practices. Bion is based in the Netherlands and the company has local operations in Belgium, Spain and China.

Taks Handling Systems

Taks Handling Systems, located in Etten-Leur (The Netherlands) develops, builds and installs complete harvest processing solutions in packaging halls for greenhouse vegetables and fruit worldwide. Taks acquired Berkvens Greenhouse Mobility in November 2020. Berkvens develops and produces scissor lifts, harvest trolleys and AGV for the greenhouse. Together Taks and Berkvens can offer complete turnkey solutions to growers.

Frigilunch

Frigilunch, located in Veurne (Belgium), develops and produces frozen ready meals since 1970 for European retailers and foodservice clients. The company offers both private label and branded products (Frigilunch, Vers aan Tafel and Delimeal). In addition, Frigilunch facilitates the delivery of meals at home in Belgium and the Netherlands.

Anur Halal Food

Anur Halal Food (NL) is a market leader in the sales of fresh and frozen premium halal food products.

The company sells its products through ethnic retail shops, supermarkets and the foodservice channel with its premium brands Anur, Wahid and Ikbal.

Enrico-Glasbest

Enrico-Glasbest is a distributor and producer of (Mediterranean) ambient foods products, brands, private label and co-making in glass. The company provides quality niche products such as toast, olives, pesto, vegetables, sauces, mayonnaise, peppers and other products. Own brands include Jean Bâton and Bertolli.

PB tec

PB tec is a Maasdijk (NL) based developer, assembler and installer of technological solutions to the horticulture sector.

The company provides high-tech greenhouse equipment globally, improving horticulture companies’ efficiency and yield.