SPC was established in 1917 as the Shepparton Preserving Company, becoming SPC Ardmona in 2002 after merging with Ardmona. Coca-Cola Amatil bought the company in 2005, and sold it in June 2019 for $40 million to private equity backed Shepparton Partners Collective, a joint venture backed by Australian private equity firms Perma Funds Management and The Eights. Entered a joint venture with German global giant Dohler in 2020. Acquired PomLife and a majority stake in The Kuisine Company in 2020. Took on additional investors in 2022, including the sale and leaseback of the flagship SPC property in Shepparton to Charter Hall.
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This company received a packaging performance level of 4 (Leading) in its 2022 APCO Annual Report. Australian Packaging Covenant Organisation (APCO) is a not-for-profit organisation leading the development of a circular economy for packaging in Australia. Each year, APCO Members are required to submit an APCO Annual Report and Action Plan, which includes an overall performance level from 1 (Getting Started) to 5 (Beyond Best Practice).
Source: APCO (2022)
Company retails, manufactures or distributes products that are certified organic under the Australian Certified Organic label.
Source: ACO (2022)
Human Rights Law Centre's 2022 report, "Broken Promises: Two years of corporate reporting under Australia's Modern Slavery Act", examines statements submitted to the Government's Modern Slavery Register by 92 companies sourcing from four sectors with known risks of modern slavery: garments from China, rubber gloves from Malaysia, seafood from Thailand and fresh produce from Australia. Modern slavery statements are analysed to see if they comply with the mandatory reporting requirements, identify or disclose obvious modern slavery risks, and demonstrate effective actions to address risks. This company's modern slavery disclosure statement received a rating in the 31-40% range. The average score was 44% and the highest score was 89%.
Source: Human Rights Law Centre (2022)
|Subsidiaries||Kuisine Company Pty Ltd (51% owned)
Producers of frozen prepared meals and finger-foods. Supplier to Australian supermarkets and the food service industry. SPC bought a majority stake in 2020.
Gourmet Ingredients Pty Ltd (50% owned)
Natural ingredients products
Joint venture partnership between SPC and Dohler of Germany which started in 2020.
|Address||Level 1, 678 Victoria St, Richmond, VIC, 3121, Australia|
|Phone||03 9861 8999|
|Freecall||1800 805 168|
Products / BrandsSPC Australia
Ardmona Canned Fruit
Ardmona Pasta Sauce
Ardmona Canned Vegies/Beans
Goulburn Valley Canned Fruit
SPC Baked Beans/Spaghetti
SPC Canned Fruit
SPC Canned Vegies/Beans
SPC Pickles, Chutney & Relish
The Kuisine Company (51% owned)
Simply Special Finger Food
The Good Meal Co Frozen Meals/Pizza