With its headquarters based in Portugal, The U.S. branch relies on Sovena Group, one of the largest olive oil companies in the world and owner of the Portuguese brand Oliveira da Serra, for many matters. They share resources of sourcing, bottling, and IT as well as streamline communication between Management, Finance, Marketing, Operations, and other departments. The Portuguese team was also an integral part in setting up a new California facility, with teams traveling to install storage tanks and setup production lines.
Sovena USA, based in Rome, NY, one of the largest private label suppliers in the U.S., packs more than 50% of all store brand olive oil, as well as vegetable oils, blends, and specialty oils for the Retail, Foodservice and Industrial sectors. Its state-of-the-art bottling facility is complemented by the on-site quality control lab – the only lab of its kind on U.S. soil.