ACTIVITY


BIOFRESCOS GROUP is composed of two companies: BIOFRESCOS and FASTER.

BIOFRESCOS is a leading Portuguese company in the import, export, distribution and processing of frozen seafood products.

FASTER is a leading Portuguese company dedicated to the production of frozen ready meals.

EXPERIENCE


BIOFRESCOS GROUP is led by an experienced BoD who has been in the food industry for over 35 years.

The GROUP, which has a young and dynamic team, has been able to provide a large range of premium frozen products to its clients.

During the last two decades the GROUP has been sustainably growing; receiving multiple “SME Leader” awards for its operational and finance performance.

MISSION


BIOFRESCOS GROUP aims to:

• Ensure both Quality and Safety of its products (from source to final consumer);

• Ensure stocks and that those stocks fully match delivery timelines (timings);

• Establish solid and long-term partnerships with all its stakeholders, such as: clients and suppliers;

• Be bold by introducing innovative products and packaging;

• Be recognised, both nationally and internationally, for its sustainable and eco-friendly methods;


CLIENTS


BIOFRESCOS GROUP has been extending its presence amongst Key Food Retailers such as: supermarkets by establishing important strategic relationships (both nationally and internationally).

The GROUP also accounts with wholesalers, regional and international distributors and certain customers linked to Food Service & Catering.

BIOFRESCOS GROUP is proud to operate in over fifteen countries across four continents: Europe, America, Africa and Asia.

QUALITY


The GROUP’s main concern is to ensure Quality and Safety of its products.

BIOFRESCOS GROUP has two industrial units, both qualified by the International Featured Standard (IFS).

The GROUP always ensures traceability of its products throughout its supply chain.

RESEARCH AND DEVELOPMENT – “R&D”


BIOFRESCOS GROUP focuses on the diversity and innovation of its products (and packaging).

The GROUP relies on an R&D Department (composed of Food Engineers and Technical Staff) fully dedicated to the selection and development of innovative products.

SUSTAINABILITY


Over the last few years, the GROUP has been prioritizing sourcing products and suppliers that can guarantee the sustainability of their products, shown via the Marine Stewardship Council (MSC), Aquaculture Stewardship Council (ASC) and Friend of the Seas; thus, the GROUP is contributing to a better and more responsible consumption of fishery resources.

The GROUP is equally committed to promoting sustainable and eco-friendly policies shown by its membership of several green organizations (“ECOLUB”, “PONTO VERDE” and “SILIAMB”) that support the GROUP with regard to waste treatment and recycling.

BIOFRESCOS GROUP is also firmly committed to ensure environmental protection through the sustainable use of natural resources and eco-friendly materials.

SOCIAL RESPONSIBILITY


As a responsible business, the GROUP has sponsored sporting, cultural and social activities within the community.

In this context, BIOFRESCOS GROUP has supported three Portuguese NGOs (“Ajuda de Berço”, “Banco da Esperança” and “Remar”), UNICEF and Rugby Club of Lousã.