NatureSweet’s Joint Venture with Ganfer

Hogan Lovells advised Grupo Ganfer on the transaction.
Morrison & Foerster and Cacheaux, Cavazos & Newton advised NatureSweet.

NatureSweet® executed a Joint Venture agreement with Ganfer to Accelerate Growth.

NatureSweet®, LTD, based in San Antonio, Texas, is the leading grower of premium fresh tomatoes in North America under the NatureSweet® brand. As the number one brand of tomatoes in the U.S., our growing operations comprise over 1,000 acres of greenhouse facilities and proudly employ over 5,000 associates.

Ganfer Group is a mexican company operating in 4 segments: greenhouses, agriculture, franchising and real estate.

Hogan Lovells advised Ganfer Group with a team including Jaime Espinosa de los Monteros (Picture), Federico De Noriega, Guillermo González Frankenberger, Andrea López de la Campa and Rocío Sánchez Arriola.

Morrison & Foerster advised NatureSweet in US.

Cacheaux, Cavazos & Newton advised NatureSweet in Mexico.

Involved fees earner: Federico De Noriega Olea – Hogan Lovells; Jaime Espinosa de los Monteros – Hogan Lovells; Guillermo Gonzalez Frankenberger – Hogan Lovells; Andrea López – Hogan Lovells; Rocío Sánchez-Arriola Luna – Hogan Lovells;

Law Firms: Hogan Lovells;

Clients: Grupo Ganfer;

Author: Ambrogio Visconti