Calavo Growers Mergers and Acquisitions Summary

Food Company

Calavo Growers has acquired 5 companies, including 1 in the last 5 years.

Calavo Growers’ largest acquisition to date was in 2003, when it acquired Maui Fresh International for $5M. Calavo Growers has acquired in 2 different US states. The Company’s most targeted sectors include food (80%) and distribution (20%).

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M&A Summary

  • M&A Total Activity5
    • M&A Buy Activity5
  • Total Sectors Invested 2
  • Total Countries Invested 1

Calavo Growers, Inc.

1141A Cummings Road,
Santa Paula, California 93060
United States,
(805) 525-1245

Calavo Growers, Inc. procures, prepares, markets, and distributes avocados and other perishable foods and the preparation and distribution of processed avocado products. Through its two operating facilities in Southern California and two facilities in Mexico, Calavo sorts and packs avocados procured in California and Mexico and prepares processed avocado products. Calavo Growers was formed in 1924 and is based in Santa Paula, California.

M&A Summary

Buy vs Sell

Year ≤ '16 '17 '18 '19 '20 '21 T
Buy (0.2/yr) # 4 - - - 1 - 5
vol $5M $5M
Sell (0.0/yr) # - - - - - - 0

Most Recent M&A

Company Date Value Type
SFFI Company, Inc. 2020-01-21 - Add-on Acquisition
Vernon, California
Renaissance Food Group LLC 2011-05-26 - Add-on Acquisition
Rancho Cordova, California ·
Hawaiian Sweet Inc. 2008-05-20 - Add-on Acquisition
Santa Paula, California
Hawaii Pride, LLC 2008-05-20 - Add-on Acquisition
Keaau, Hawaii
Maui Fresh International, Inc. 2003-09-04 5M USD Add-on Acquisition
Anaheim, California
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M&A by Sector

Sector Buy # Value Sell # Value
Food 4 (80%) - - -
Distribution 1 (20%) 5M (100%) - -
Total 5 $5M - -

By Geo

State/Country Buy Value Sell Value
United States 5 5M - -
  California 4 5M - -
  Hawaii 1 - - -
Total 5 $5M - -

Deal Values

buy # Total
< $100M 1 $5M
Largest Maui Fresh International, Inc.
$5M (2003-09-04)

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