AVI LIMITED is home to many of South Africa's leading and best-loved brands. Listed on the Johannesburg Stock Exchange in the Food Products sector, and centered on the FMCG market, AVI's extensive brand portfolio includes more than 53 brands; 33 owned brands and over 20 international brands under license. Single-mindedly focused on their growth and development, their brands span a range of hot and cold beverages, sweet and savoury snacks, fresh and convenience foods, out of home ranges, cosmetics, shoes and accessories, and apparel.
AVI's brands have grown into great South African favourites, including Five Roses, Freshpak, House of Coffees, Frisco, Koffiehuis and Ellis Brown in the Beverages category; Bakers, Pyotts, Baumann’s, Willards and Provita in the Biscuits and Snacks category; I&J and Denny in the Fresh, Frozen and Convenience Foods category; as well as Ciro, Lavazza and Douwe Egberts Cafitesse for the Out Of Home market.
Great international Fashion Brands in the AVI stable include Yardley, Lenthéric, Coty, Spitz, Carvela, Kurt Geiger, Lacoste, Geox, Gant, Nina Roche and Jimmy Choo.
With a turnover of R7.6bn in FY10, AVI's brands are a household name in South Africa and growing every day. – less