Charal Overview

  • Founded
  • 1986
  • Status
  • Acquired/​Merged
  • Employees
  • 1,000
  • Latest Deal Type
  • Buyout/​LBO
  • Financing Rounds
  • 2

Charal General Information


Provider of packaged meats and meat products. The company slaughters and packages beef and pork cuts and also develops and markets a wide range of largely meat-based prepared foods, ready meals and snack items hamburgers, cheeseburgers, baconburgers, maxi cheeses, hot dogs, kebabs, fajitas, casseroles, blue cheese sauce, wild mushroom sauce, pepper sauce and béarnaise sauces. It sells its products through supermarkets.

Contact Information

Formerly Known As
Vital Sogéviandes
Ownership Status
(Operating Subsidiary)
Financing Status
Private Equity-Backed
Primary Industry
Holding Companies
Parent Company
Primary Office
  • 1, place des Prairies
  • BP 70107
  • 49301 Cholet
  • France
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Charal Valuation & Funding

Deal Type Date Amount Valuation/
Post-Val Status Debt

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Charal Patents

Charal Recent Patent Activity

Publication ID Patent Title Status First Filing Date Technology (CPC) Citations
FR-3096552-A1 Process for packaging minced meat and installation for implementing the process Pending 27-May-2019 0000000000 0
EP-3744180-A1 Method for packaging ground meat and installation for implementing the method Pending 27-May-2019 0000000000 0
FR-3068219-A1 Carney food preparation comprising a mixed honey meat and animal muscle straps Granted 30-Jun-2017 000000000 00
FR-3068219-B1 Meat food preparation consisting of a mix of minced meat and animal muscle strips Active 30-Jun-2017 000000000
FR-2988699-B1 Packaging for food products and associated assembly. Active 28-Mar-2012 B65D5/5445
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Charal Executive Team (2)

Name Title Board Seat Contact Info
Jean Bigard President
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Charal Signals

Growth Rate

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

Size Multiple

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

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