Amsterdam – CFI Netherlands is pleased to announce the acquisition of the assets of the Dutch developer and manufacturer of handling systems for the bakery industry Divardy Construction B.V. and Divardy Automation B.V. (“Divardy” or the “Company”) by the Dutch Rademaker Group.
Divardy is specialised in tray handling systems, specifically focussed on the traditional bread industry. With components within their delivery program, with a focus on transport, depanning, cleaning and food appliance, Divardy can offer solutions in turn-key projects which are now outsourced to third-party suppliers. Furthermore, the handling systems of Divardy are complementary to the current handling program from the Rademaker Group. Divardy Construction and Automation was established in 1999 by Mr David Rijke.
Rademaker Group develops and provides solutions for the bakery industry. The Company was founded in 1977 and was one of the first companies that specialised in the development and supply of innovative solutions for the bakery industry. Rademaker Group is founded and headquartered in the Netherlands and evolved over the years into a company with an international presence with sales offices in France, Germany, the United Kingdom, the United States of America, Russia, Italy and China. Furthermore, Rademaker Group has an installed base of close to 1,000 installations in 55 countries across the globe.
Mr Jeroen van Blokland, Chairman of the Rademaker Group, stated: “With this acquisition we expect to offer a solution for the growing demand for turn-key projects, both for free-standing and tray-baked products for both bread and pastry products”.
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