AVI Ltd

Overview

AVI Ltd (AVI) produces, processes, distributes, and markets consumer goods. The company’s product portfolio comprises tea, coffee, creamer, chilled fruit juices, biscuits, baked and fried potato, maize snacks, and seafood. AVI offers coffee and beverage solutions to airports, hotels, restaurants, caterers and corporates. The company markets and distributes seafood in local and international markets. It also offers personal care and footwear and apparel. The company markets products under Bakers, Carvela, Ciro, I&J, Five Roses, Freshpak, Yardley, Lentheric, Spitz, Green Cross and Kurt Geiger brand names. The company has business presence in South Africa, Australia and other countries in Europe. AVI is headquartered in Johannesburg, Gauteng, South Africa.
Key Stats
Address
2 Harries Road, Illovo, Illovo, JOHANNESBURG, South Africa
Headquarters

South Africa

Contact

27 11 5021300

Website
www.avi.co.za
No of Employees

9,824

Industry

Consumer Packaged Goods

Ticker Symbol & Exchange​

AVI [JNB]

Revenue (2020)

$803 m

-11.9% (2020 vs 2019)
Net Income (2020)

$118 m

6.2% (2020 vs 2019)
Net Profit Margin

15 %

20.8% (2020 vs 2019)
Market Cap *

$1,771 m

EPS *

$0.4

  *Note: Ratios based on the share price as of 8-September-2021, in absolute numbers and US$.

Peer Comparison

Key Parameters AVI LtdTiger Brands Ltd
Key Information
Headquarters South Africa South Africa
Headquarter City JOHANNESBURG BRYANSTON
Headquarter State/Province - -
No. of Employees 9,824 11,188
Entity Type Public Public

Products & Services

AVI provides branded consumer products. The company’s major products, services and brands include the following:

Products
  • Tea
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  • Creamer
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Services
  • Sales and Distribution
Brands
  • Five Roses
  • Freshpak
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Employees

Name Position Board Since Age Biography
Gavin R Tipper Chairman Non Executive Board 2012 55 Mr. Gavin R Tipper has been the Chairman of the company since July 2012. Prior to this, he served as...
Owen P Cressey Chief Financial Officer; Director Executive Board 2006 53 Mr. Owen P Cressey has been the Chief Financial Officer and a Director of the company since 2006. Prior to...
Simon L Crutchley Director; Chief Executive Officer Executive Board 2005 57 Mr. Simon L Crutchley has been the Chief Executive Officer and a Director of the company since 2005. Prior to...
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History

Year Event Description
2019 Stake Sale In November, the company sold its 40% stake in Australia-based seafood and snack manufacturer, Simplot…
2012 Acquisitions/Mergers/Takeovers The company acquired Green Cross, a footwear retailer.
2012 Divestiture The company sold its fresh fruit juice manufacturing subsidiary, The Real Juice Co Holdings Proprietary…
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Locations


Irvin & Johnson Holding Company Proprietary Limited

Address

1 Davidson Street, Woodstock
South Africa

Telephone

27 21 440 7800

Irvin & Johnson Ltd

Address

1 Davidson Street, Woodstock, Cape Town
South Africa

Telephone

27 21 4407800

Website

www.ij.co.za
Green Cross Manufacturers Proprietary Limited

Address

26 - 30 Benbow Avenue, Epping Industria 7460
South Africa

Telephone

27 21 507 9700

National Brands Ltd

Address

30 Sloane Street, Bryanston
South Africa

Telephone

27 11 7077000

Website

www.avi.co.za
Indigo Brands Proprietary Limited

Address

16-20 Evans Avenue, Epping One, 7460
South Africa

Telephone

27 21 507 8500

A&D Spitz Proprietary Ltd

Address

29 Eaton Avenue, Bryanston
South Africa

Telephone

27 011 707 7300

Deals

Number of Deals
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Latest Deals

Announced Date Headline Deal Type Acquirers / Investors / Surviving Entity Issuer / partner / Target
07 Nov 2019 AVI Sells 40% Stake in Simplot Australia Acquisition Simplot Australia Pty. Ltd.
05 Sep 2012 Clover to acquire Real Juice Acquisition CLOVER S.A. (PTY) LTD The Real Juice Co Holdings (Pty) Limited
03 Jun 2012 Clover Industries acquires Real Juice Co from AVI Limited Acquisition Clover Industries Ltd The Real Beverage Company (Pty) Limited
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Jobs Overview

17

Active Jobs

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Latest Jobs

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Executive Secretary/PA AVI Ltd Panama
Engineering Manager AVI Ltd India
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