Pioneer Food Group Overview

  • Founded
  • 1997

Founded
  • Status
  • Acquired/​Merged

  • Employees
  • 10,000

Employees
  • Latest Deal Type
  • M&A

  • Financing Rounds
  • 4

  • Investments
  • 6

Pioneer Food Group General Information

Description

Pioneer Food Group Ltd produces and distributes a range of branded food and beverage products to wholesalers, retailers, and customers. The company primarily operates across South Africa and has three main divisions: essential foods, which manufactures wheat and corn products, packs rice, beans, and other dried vegetables, and has large bakery operations; groceries, which produces cereals, baking products, dried fruit and nuts, processed salads, and juices; and international, which manages the export business via two channels, Africa and rest of the world. The brands the company produces include Weet-Bix, Liqui-Fruit, Ceres, Sasko, Safari, Spekko, and White Star.

Contact Information

Ownership Status
Acquired/Merged
(Operating Subsidiary)
Financing Status
Corporate Backed or Acquired
Primary Industry
Food Products
Other Industries
Beverages
Parent Company
Primary Office
  • Management Office, Glacier Place
  • 1 Sportica Crescent
  • Tygervalley, 7530
  • South Africa
+27 021 000 0000

Want detailed data on 3M+ companies?

What you see here scratches the surface

Request a free trial

Want to dig into this profile?

We’ll help you find what you need

Learn more

Pioneer Food Group Valuation & Funding

Deal Type Date Amount Valuation/
EBITDA
Post-Val Status Debt

This information is available in the PitchBook Platform. To explore Pioneer Food Group‘s full profile, request access.

Request a free trial

Pioneer Food Group Comparisons

Description
Primary
Industry
HQ Location
Employees
Total Raised
Post Valuation
Last
Financing
Details
Pioneer Food Group Ltd produces and distributes a range of branded food and beverage products to wholesalers, retailers,
Food Products
Tygervalley, South Africa
10,000 As of 2020
000.00
0.00 0000-00-00
000000&0 000.00

000000

didunt ut labore et dolore magna aliqua. Ut enim ad minim veniam, quis nostrud e
0000 00000000
Saint Albans, United Kingdom
0000 As of 0000
00.000
00000000000 00.000

000000

elit esse cillum dolore eu fugiat nulla pariatur. Excepteur sint occaecat cupida
0000 00000000
Oak Brook, IL
00000 As of 0000
000000000
Add Comparison

PitchBook’s comparison feature gives you a side-by-side look at key metrics for similar companies. Personalize which data points you want to see and create visualizations instantly.

Request a free trial

Pioneer Food Group Competitors (56)

Company Name Financing Status Location Employees Total Raised Last Financing Date/Type Last Financing Amount
Premier Foods Formerly PE-Backed Saint Albans, United Kingdom 0000 00.000 00000000000 00.000
000000000 00000 Corporation Oak Brook, IL 00000 000000000
000000 Corporation Paris, France 00000 00.000 000000&0
0000000 Corporation Harrison, NY 000000 00000000
000 00000' 0000000 Corporation Ridgefield, CT 000 000.00 00000000 000.00
You’re viewing 5 of 56 competitors. Get the full list »

Pioneer Food Group Executive Team (6)

Name Title Board Seat Contact Info
Tertius Carstens Chief Executive Officer
Felix Lombard Chief Financial Officer
Martin Neethling Business Executive, Groceries
You’re viewing 3 of 6 executive team members. Get the full list »

Pioneer Food Group Board Members (8)

Name Representing Role Since
00 000000 Pioneer Food Group Independent Non-Executive Director & Chairman, Risk Committee 000 0000
000 000000 00.0 Pioneer Food Group Independent Non-Executive Director & Chairman, Social & Ethics Committee 000 0000
0000000000 00000-0 Pioneer Food Group Board Member 000 0000
000000 00000000 Self Non-Executive Director 000 0000
00000000 00000 Self Chairman, Nomination Committee 000 0000
You’re viewing 5 of 8 board members. Get the full list »

Pioneer Food Group Signals

Growth Rate

0.80% Weekly
Growth
Weekly Growth 0.80%, 93rd %
-35.5%. 530%

Size Multiple

219x Median
Size Multiple 219x, 100th %ile
0.00x 0.95x. 413Kx

Key Data Points

Twitter Followers

5.5k

Similarweb Unique Visitors

15.0K

Majestic Referring Domains

314

PitchBook’s non-financial metrics help you gauge a company’s traction and growth using web presence and social reach.

Request a free trial

Pioneer Food Group Former Investors

Investor Name Investor Type Holding Investor Since Participating Rounds Contact Info

This information is available in the PitchBook Platform. To explore Pioneer Food Group‘s full profile, request access.

Request a free trial

Pioneer Food Group Investments & Acquisitions (6)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Lead Partner
00000 00000 ( 06-Nov-2017 0000000000 Food Products 0000000 0
00000000 0000 16-Nov-2016 000000000 Distributors/Wholesale
000000 00000 03-Aug-2016 0000000000 00.00 Food Products
000000 0000 0 30-Jun-2015 0000000000 Food Products 0000 0000
Food Concepts Pioneer 01-Mar-2015 Merger/Acquisition 00.000 Food Products 0000 0000
You’re viewing 5 of 6 investments and acquisitions. Get the full list »

Pioneer Food Group Subsidiaries (2)

Company Name Industry Location Founded
Future Life Health Products Food Products Morningside, South Africa 2008
000000 00000 Food Products Wisbech, United Kingdom 0000
To view Pioneer Food Group’s complete subsidiaries history, request access »