Ariston Holdings Limited

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Ariston Holdings Limited
Type
Listed company
IndustryAgriculture
Founded1948 (1948)
HeadquartersHarare, Zimbabwe
Key people
Alexander Crispen Jongwe(Chairman)
ProductsFruits, Vegetables, Poultry, Livestock
Websitehttp://ariston.co.zw/index.html

Ariston Holdings Limited is an agricultural company that is involved in the production of a variety of crops, poultry and livestock. It operates six business estates which include Blended Tea Factory, Claremont Estate, Clearwater Estate, Kent Estate, Roscommon Estate and Southdown Estate

Background[edit]

It was listed in 1948

Products[edit]

Its products include tea, macadamia, banana, apples, peaches, potatoes, tomatoes, peas, maize, soya beans and it has poultry and beef cattle

Estates[edit]

Claremont Estate[edit]

Located in Nyanga. Its produce includes apples, stone fruit, passion fruit and potatoes. Claremont became a certified seed potato producer under the Zimbabwe Potato Micro Propagation Association during 2012.

Kent Estate[edit]

Located in Norton. Its produce includes certified seed potatoes and a variety of horticultural crops including all year round tomatoes, pepper,peas (mangetout and sugarsnaps)and fine beans, row crops such as maize and soya beans and poultry

Clearwater Estate[edit]

Located in Chipinge. Its produce includes macademia nuts, tea, ristonuts and avocados.

Roscommon Estate[edit]

Located in Chimanimani, Eastern Zimbabwe. Its produce includes red tea Wanganella -

Southdown Estate[edit]

Located in Chipinge. It is a producer of tea

Blended Tea Factory[edit]

It is at Clearwater Estate, Chipinge, where value addition of more than 1000t of bulk tea into packaged tea takes place. Three Leaves and Crest Value are the most popular brands. [1]


Significant Events[edit]

  • Delta used to own 40% of Ariston then sold its shares (2009)
  • Emvest used to own 40% of Ariston Holdings and sold its shares (2012)
  • Ariston Holdings Limited sold FAVCO (2017)

References[edit]

  1. http://www.ariston.co.zw Business Centres], , , Retrieved: 15 June 2018