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Calavo Growers is an international consumer goods and farm products company. The Company packages, and distributes avocados and other fruits, as well as their freshly prepared food to restaurants, stores, and individual customers worldwide. It operates in three business segments. The Fresh segment procures and markets fresh avocados and select other fresh produce. The Renaissance Food Group segment creates, markets and distributes a portfolio of healthy, fresh foods, including fresh-cut fruit, fresh-cut vegetables, and prepared foods. The Foods segment manufactures and distributes guacamole and salsa.

TypePublic
Founded1924
HQSanta Paula, CA, US
Websitecalavo.com
Employee Ratings4
Overall CultureC

Latest Updates

Employees (est.) (Oct 2019)3,657(+23%)
Job Openings13
Revenue (FY, 2020)$1.1 B(-11%)
Share Price (Sept 2021)$34.9(-2%)
Cybersecurity ratingAMore

Calavo Growers Office Locations

Calavo Growers has an office in Santa Paula
Santa Paula, CA, US (HQ)
1141 Cummings Rd
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Calavo Growers Financials and Metrics

Calavo Growers Revenue

Calavo Growers's revenue was reported to be $1.06 b in FY, 2020
USD

Revenue (Q1, 2021)

220.6m

Gross profit (Q1, 2021)

17.8m

Gross profit margin (Q1, 2021), %

8.1%

Net income (Q1, 2021)

5.2m

EBIT (Q1, 2021)

3.7m

Market capitalization (15-Sept-2021)

616.5m

Closing stock price (15-Sept-2021)

34.9

Cash (30-Apr-2021)

5.6m

EV

617.9m
Calavo Growers's current market capitalization is $616.5 m.
Annual
USDY, 2009Y, 2010FY, 2011Y, 2011FY, 2012Y, 2012FY, 2013Y, 2013FY, 2014Y, 2014FY, 2015Y, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017FY, 2018FY, 2019FY, 2020

Cash

875.0k1.1m2.8m2.8m7.1m7.1m8.0m8.0m6.7m6.7m7.2m7.2m13.8m6.6m1.5m8.0m4.1m

Accounts Receivable

36.1m38.9m55.1m56.6m58.6m69.8m66.1m63.4m63.7m

Prepaid Expenses

6.2m7.2m10.8m19.5m15.8m6.9m16.7m9.0m10.7m

Inventories

17.8m22.9m28.7m10.8m31.0m19.5m26.4m15.8m31.8m30.9m35.0m36.9m41.8m
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Calavo Growers Operating Metrics

FY, 2016FY, 2017FY, 2018

Avocados Sold, pounds (California)

109.55 k53.88 k65.43 k

Avocados Sold, pounds (Non-California)

278.2 k245.46 k291.59 k

Processed Avocados Products Sold, pounds

26.77 k29.91 k32.33 k

Facilities

151616
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Calavo Growers Cybersecurity Score

Cybersecurity ratingPremium dataset

A

93/100

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Calavo Growers Online and Social Media Presence

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Calavo Growers Company Culture

  • Overall Culture

    C

    66/100

  • CEO Rating

    F

    53/100

  • Compensation

    C

    66/100

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Calavo Growers News and Updates

Calavo Growers Appoints Amazon Executive Mariela Matute as CFO

SANTA PAULA, Calif., Sept. 15, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Calavo Growers, Inc. (Nasdaq-GS: CVGW), a global leader in the avocado and value-added fresh food industries, today announced that Mariela Matute has been appointed Chief Financial Officer, effective October 11, 2021.

Calavo Growers, Inc. Announces Third Quarter 2021 Financial Results

SANTA PAULA, Calif., Sept. 08, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Calavo Growers, Inc. (Nasdaq-GS: CVGW), a global avocado-industry leader and provider of value-added fresh food, today reported its financial results for the third quarter ended July 31, 2021.

Calavo Growers, Inc. Announces Preliminary Third Quarter 2021 Results

Third Quarter Earnings Call Scheduled for September 8, 2021 Third Quarter Earnings Call Scheduled for September 8, 2021

Calavo Growers Publishes Annual Sustainability Report

SANTA PAULA, Calif., July 16, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Calavo Growers, Inc. (Nasdaq-GS: CVGW), a global leader in the avocado and value-added fresh food industries, today announced the publication of its third annual sustainability report providing an overview of the Company’s commitment to sustai…

Calavo Growers Announces Departure of CFO and Appointment of Interim CFO

Company Commences Search for Successor Company Commences Search for Successor

Calavo Growers, Inc. Announces Second Quarter 2021 Financial Results

SANTA PAULA, Calif., June 08, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Calavo Growers, Inc. (Nasdaq-GS: CVGW), a global avocado-industry leader and provider of value-added fresh food, today reported its financial results for the second quarter ended April 30, 2021.
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Calavo Growers Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Calavo Growers founded?

    Calavo Growers was founded in 1924.

  • How many employees does Calavo Growers have?

    Calavo Growers has 3,657 employees.

  • What is Calavo Growers revenue?

    Latest Calavo Growers annual revenue is $1.1 b.

  • What is Calavo Growers revenue per employee?

    Latest Calavo Growers revenue per employee is $289.7 k.

  • Who are Calavo Growers competitors?

    Competitors of Calavo Growers include Mission Produce, Ponni Sugars and Prozyn.

  • Where is Calavo Growers headquarters?

    Calavo Growers headquarters is located at 1141 Cummings Rd, Santa Paula.

  • Where are Calavo Growers offices?

    Calavo Growers has an office in Santa Paula.

  • How many offices does Calavo Growers have?

    Calavo Growers has 1 office.