Artemis Nurseries B.V. (related to Van den Bos Flowerbulbs B.V.) has acquired the shares in J.P. van Veen B.V. (J.P. van Veen) and Southern Bulbs S.A. (Soutern Bulbs). Rembrandt M&A acted as the exclusive financial advisor of the seller.
J.P. van Veen was a grower of lilies, with 5.5 hectares of lillies in greenhouses and 10 hectares of lilies on the open field. The company employes 25, and produces more than 5 million lilies on 4 locations. Currently, the business is operating under the name Kwekerij de Plas.
For more information, see: www.kwekerijdeplas.nl
Southern Bulbs is a Dutch-Chilean business which has been growing lilies and tulips since 1991. The company produces on 300 hectares of land, which is divided over seven production areas. Additionally, Southern Bulbs operatest wo plants with a surface of over 16000m2. The processed flowers are subsequently exported to 27 different countries.
For more information, see: www.sbchile.cl
Artemis Nurseries is a holding company, which contains Kwekerij de Plas, Southern Bulbs, en Van den Bos Flowerbulbs after the transaction. Van den Bos Flowerbulbs is specialized in lily, freesia, and calla bulbs for professional flower growers. The company has been active since 1946 in the field of storing, preparing, trading, and exporting flowers.
For more information, see: www.artemisnurseries.com