It all comes down to agriculture!
Inspired by his grandfather’s potato and pig farm and equipped with a strong work ethic and structured education, Mark chose to pursue the agricultural route following his school years.
Mark’s further education at Harper Adam’s University College opened multiple doors to his future and the Jupiter brand. He met Yvonne, a beef farmers daughter and now integral part of the business and went to work for PDM Produce where he met his business partner Phillip Maddocks.
A few years down the line with a bundle of experience under his belt Mark started the Jupiter story. And so it began…
Our story so far
Purchase and ownership of 2100 acre citrus farm
Exclusive grape supply and new variety joint venture signed with Torrero Spain
Master license for seedless lemon and yellow kiwi varieties
Argentina and Turkey offices opened
Hong Kong and Russia offices opened
Ranked 17th in The Sunday Times HSBC International Track 200
Awarded a place on the Department of International Trade “Great” Campaign
Secured JV farm of 1125 acres in Morocco
Gained the master license for ARRA varieties in India
Exclusive license for Culdevco varieties of grapes and plums for Greece
Ranked 22nd in The Sunday Times HSBC International Track 200
Cool Fresh BV acquisition bringing limes, melons and pineapple into our supply