The company produces high quality dried bananas through the dehydration of selected chunky bananas, or burro bananas. Located in Ibirapitanga, in the cocoa region of Bahia in Brazil, where it generates jobs and income in one of the poorest areas of the State of Bahia. The company is looking for agents and/or distributors.
Starting activities in September 1971, Boa Sorte Farm, its located in the municipality of Ibirapitanga in the state of Bahia, Brazil, 380 km south of Salvador, dedicated to the Crop Cocoa and Dried Bananas. It is a factory of dried fruits, particularly high quality dried bananas, already in production with great success in the local market, where its products are present in major supermarket chains and delis. The company has a very significant social role for creating jobs, taxes and income in one of the poorest municipalities of Bahia, in addition to distributing funds thorough the purchase of raw materials throughout the region, and acting to preserve the Atlantic Forest. It is possible to increase production by opening new markets for this exotic, diet, natural product, and totally identified with the current trends of consumption of energy and healthy foods; many more people may benefit. Besides being healthy the product is provided in the following format: In bulk, in Styrofoam small plates In tablets of 35, 200 and 500 grams In the shape of candies. All formats are different presentations of the same product, which are dehydrated chunky bananas or burro bananas only. In this way, the company is looking a partner who is able to represent products, and companies interested in buying dried fruits.
Innovations and advantages
Currently, the company is capable of producing more than 5000 tons per month. In addition, the company values the small producers in the region through the purchase and sale of their production, as well as through social activities. Finally, the company is green friendly for respecting the ecosystem of the Brazilian flora. In addition, the product does not contain any added sugar, sweetener, preservative or any other element. Finally, the company has a unique model of production and dehydration of bananas, which makes it a unique product in the market. Finally, the company has a unique model of production and dehydration of bananas, which makes it a unique product in the market.
Current stage of development
Production is highly artisanal, but with the possibility of increasing the volume for export it can be expanded quickly.
Market application codes
07003002 Health food
07004008 Other consumer products
07006 Other Consumer Related (not elsewhere classified)
Area of partner's activity
The partner is looking for a chain of supermarkets, delicatessen, representative and distributors, and any other who is able to sell of natural and healthy food in Europe.