Frías Nutrición – Spanish leader in production and distribution of plant-based food and beverage.

type Current Investment

Date 2019

Business Description

  • Frías Nutrición is the Spanish leader in production and distribution of vegetable beverages (oats, soybeans, almonds, coconut and rice), broths, creams and other healthy products, for the Private Label segment.
  • Founded in Burgos in 1919, Frías carried out a successful business transformation from dairy products to plant-based food & drinks and currently enjoys a solid relationship with all leading retailers in Spain.

Value Creation

  • Transition from a family-owned business to an institutionalized Company.
  • Reinforcement of the management team through the incorporation of new key members and industry experts.
  • Improvement of R&D capabilities to develop new products in adjacent plant-based categories.
  • Expansion of manufacturing facility to increase production capacity and improve efficiency.
  • Analysis of inorganic growth opportunities to strengthen leadership in Spain and/or to increase international presence.