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.
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.
• "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.
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.
Saipol, a subsidiary of the avril group, is accelerating implementation of its strategic plan in order to focus on the production of vegetable oils and sustainable energy from french agricultural raw materials
By 2025, 100% of the Group’s eggs and egg-based products will be produced using alternative methods. Avril is committed to supporting its partner livestock farmers so as to ensure a responsible and efficient transition.