As of May 1st, Saphir BV our warehouse and distribution business purchased as part of the CoolFresh International acquisition last year has been sold to LCL Logistics BV.

Jupiter CEO and Joint MD Mark Tweddle said:

“It allows us to focus on our core business as a grower, importer and distributor of fresh produce worldwide, simultaneously maintaining a first-class distribution service operation in the hands of our number-one global logistics service provider, LCL.”

A seamless ongoing supply

Our global supply chain will remain unaffected as all staff currently employed by Saphir BV will transfer to LCL Logistics BV. LCL will continue to provide the warehousing and distribution service for Jupiter Group Europe BV ensuring a seamless ongoing supply to our customers.

Find out more

To read more on our continued focus on our core business as global grower you can access the news area on our website including the very latest on our South African citrus, our work in global communities and the health benefits surrounding our great quality fresh produce.

The Jupiter Group is a leader in the global fresh produce market. Ranked 17th in the 2020 The Sunday Times HSBC International Track 200, Jupiter grows and supplies new and traditional varieties of grapes and citrus alongside melons, pineapples, limes, avocados and kiwi.

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