Roler products include burgers
Grupo Empresarial Costa, the Spanish company behind meat processor Costa Food Group, has snapped up Roler, a local supplier of products from burgers to sausages.
Roler has two production facilities, one in Peraleda de la Mata in western Spain and one in Terrassa, a city near Barcelona where the company is headquartered. The company, which according to Grupo Empresarial Costa has annual sales of EUR 85 million (USD 101.2 million), markets a range of products that include meatballs and carpaccio.
Jorge Costa, CEO of Grupo Empresarial Costa, said: “The integration of Roler expands our current product offering with a wide range of fresh products with added value. This is an important step that encourages us to continue growing as it is one of the steps . ” the most modern and innovative companies in our industry. “
Grupo Empresarial Costa is not only active in food, but also in industries such as automotive and real estate. The company’s agri-food business is handled by the meat holding Costa Food Group, which Roler is now joining and which has expanded the business through mergers and acquisitions in recent years. Last year Grupo Empresarial Costa invested in the Spanish poultry supplier Grupo Aviserrano. In 2019, Grupo Empresarial Costa bought the Spanish pig products supplier Embutidos la Nuncia
The deal for Roler involves around 500 employees, bringing the Costa Food Group’s workforce to 4,500 and forecast sales this year to EUR 1.75 billion.