Generations of innovation & dedication
Renowned for its high quality innovative products, Maaborot Products is dedicated to continual growth and development based on decades of experience and long-term business partnerships.
Founded in 1963. Established in order to produce milk substitutes for calves in partnership with Teva Pharmaceuticals under the name ‘Asia Maabarot’ (which was renamed to “Halavit”).
Put itself firmly on the pet nutrition map with Biopet and today’s now widely renowned dog food brand ‘Bonzo’; THE healthy dry dog food in Israel.
Established Materna Industries
Built an innovative facility designed to utilize ‘spray-drying’ technology for the production of next-generation baby formulas and powders for the food industry under the leading brand name ‘Materna’.
1993: Listed on the Tel Aviv Stock Exchange
Entered vitamin, mineral and nutritional supplement market. Purchased Altman and Ta’am Teva companies. Merged both companies into Ta’am-Teva Altman. The company is now known as Altman Health of which Maaborot Products holds an 80% stake.
the group acquired Anlit, manufacturer of advanced nutritional supplements and vitamins for children.
Acquired Shiff & Ribowsky
Biopet acquired Shiff & Ribowsky, a manufacturer, importer and marketer of pet products.
Partnership with Nestle
Sold 51 % of Materna to Osem-Nestle and established a cooperative venture between the two companies called ‘Materna Industries’.
Biopet acquired Kuzey Pet
Acquired 70% of Kuzey Pet, an importer, marketer and distributer of Nestle pet nutrition to Istanbul and Anatalya.
Acquired Laboratoria Natury
Acquired a company dedicated to developing and manufacturing VMS in Poland
investment in Algaia
As part of Maabarot’s evolution in the VMS market, Maabarot expanded its presence to the natural marine seaweed ingredient market through an investment in Algaia (40% stake), a French based Algae company.
Exercised an option to sell stake in Materna
Maabarot exercised an option to sell its remaining 49% stake in Materna to Osem and Nestle.