Calavo Growers Inc. (NASDAQ: CVGW) was founded in 1924 and landed on Nasdaq in 2002. It is headquartered in Santa Paula, California, and has 2,064 full-time employees. It is mainly engaged in the processing of avocados, tomatoes, papaya and other agricultural products. Sell to food distributors, wholesalers, supermarkets, convenience stores, restaurants, etc.
Calavo Growers (CVGW):
Calavo Growers, Inc. is an international consumer products and agricultural product company and a member of the California Avocado Industry Association. The company distributes avocados and other fruits as well as fresh food processed from them to restaurants, stores and individual customers in lockable packaging. The company operates through three divisions: Fresh Products (Fresh Products), Avocado Foods (Calavo Foods), Renaissance Foods or Renaissance Food Group (RFG).
- Fresh products department: Distribution of fresh produce such as avocados, Mexican avocado processing, and various other fruits and vegetables, including tomatoes, papaya, pineapple, etc.
- Avocado Food Department: Procurement, production and sales of pre-packaged products, including guacamole, corn chips, salsa, etc.
- RFG department: production and sales of fresh-cut fruits, ready-to-eat vegetables, recipe-ready vegetables and cooked food products.