News and Publications

19 Jan, 2021
The Avril Group announces the appointment of Antoine Prevost as Chief Operating Officer, effective January 1, 2021. Reporting to Jean-Philippe Puig, Chief Executive Officer, Antoine is a member of Avril's Executive Committee.
11 Jan, 2021
- The Avril Group is reorganizing its stakeholdings and has entrusted Lesieur Cristal, its Moroccan subsidiary, with expanding its consumer goods activities in Africa. This operation aims to accelerate Avril’s growth and reinforce its international presence, in line with the priorities of its strategic plan.
DSM and Avril complete creation of joint venture to develop plant-based protein
15 Jul, 2020
DSM and Avril complete creation of joint venture to develop plant-based protein
30 Apr, 2020
Financial resuts for 2019: Avril confirms its recovery and is pursuing its growth to serve development of the sector
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12 Mar, 2020
Committed to the transition towards alternative eggs and mobilized to ensure a sustainable future for the French egg sector, MATINES has presented plans for changes to the industrial organization of shell egg packaging and to its administrative and commercial activities.
14 Feb, 2020
Saipol, a subsidiary of the Avril group, announces the launch of OleoZE, a new service for purchasing sustainable French oilseeds from farmers and collecting organisations. For the first time, the purchase price of seeds will enhance, via a "Carbon credit", the efforts undertaken by rapeseed and sunflower producers to reduce greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions and develop carbon storage on their farms. The development of Saipol's renewable energy sales is the lever that allows it to better promote soil conservation farming practices.
05 Feb, 2020
IBM (NYSE: IBM) and the Avril Group, the French market leader in the vegetable oil and protein industry, as well as the owner of the leading fresh egg and oil brands, Matines and Lesieur, among others, today announced that Avril has joined IBM Food Trust, a blockchain-enabled global ecosystem for the food industry.
03 Feb, 2020
The Avril group announces the appointment of Xavier Dorchies as Chief Operating Officer of Sofiprotéol, its subsidiary dedicated to financing companies in the agricultural and agri-food sector. Xavier joins the Comex of the Avril group.
30 Jan, 2020
• "L’Italiano" has hit the market – the new extra virgin olive oil with a traceable supply chain and geopositioning of its mills. • So what’s next? Investment, with the development of olive grove in Tuscany and southern Italy, and our first supply chain contracts with POs. • Oliver Delamea, General Manager of the Avril Vegetal business line: we want to make the Costa d’Oro brand a global benchmark in the high-quality olive oil market.
29 Jan, 2020
The Avril group announces the appointment of Hélène Taboury to the position of Group Communications Director. As part of this newly created function, she manages external communication and internal communication, and reports to Jean-Philippe Puig, CEO of Avril.