Orangeworks develops and produces high-quality process installations and production equipment for numerous renowned FMCG producers worldwide. The company provides custom solutions for confectionary, chocolate and cacao, and bakery production.
Founded in 1970, Orangeworks, formerly Staalwerk Mill, has grown in recent decades into a high-quality supplier of process technology and industrial automation for market leaders in the chocolate and confectionary industry. In 2020, Orangeworks acquired Tanis Food Tec. Based on the combination of process knowledge, engineering and production qualities, Orangeworks can offer total solutions from the very first design up to the construction, installation and periodic installation maintenance. Orangeworks and Tanis Food Tec have built a strong international position in this market as a partner for sweet and confectionary, chocolate and cacao, and the bakery industry.
The company is located in a new, state-of-the-art factory (over 10,000 m2) in Oss and in Lelystad, where the company’s technology centre is also located. The company has grown significantly in recent years and employs approximately 120 permanent employees.
VADO investment rationale
Orangeworks is a well-respected company that counts renowned international brands among its clientele. The company is an important expansion in the food industry segment in which VADO is already active. The experienced management and involved employees are already fully engaged in seizing international growth opportunities. With VADO’s support, this process can be further accelerated.”
"We have developed strongly in recent years in the field of integrated process lines for the processing and preparation of sweets and confectionary as well as liquids in the food industry. Under the wings of VADO, we can further develop our portfolio of activities and continue to grow internationally."