January 24, 2017 5:40 AM ET


Company Overview of AgroFresh Inc.

Company Overview

AgroFresh Inc. develops and markets ethylene management systems for growers, packers, shippers, exporters, and importers to maintain and deliver fruits, vegetables, and flowers. The company offers SmartFresh, a tool for fruit quality management that manages fruit and vegetable ripening by controlling naturally occurring ethylene during storage and transport; Ripelock, a fruit quality management system for bananas; Harvista, a pre-harvest tool that brings ethylene management to the orchard; and AdvanStore for delivering pre and post-harvest horticultural technologies. It also provides EthylBloc, an ethylene action inhibitor that keeps flowers and plants fresh from the field during shipping an...

400 Arcola Road

Collegeville, PA 19426

United States

Founded in 1996





Key Executives for AgroFresh Inc.

Chief Executive Officer
Head of European R&D
Global General Manager
Age: 61
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2016.

AgroFresh Inc. Key Developments

AgroFresh Seeks Acquisitions

AgroFresh Inc. seeks growth through investments and acquisitions. It will also target organic growth.

AgroFresh Appoints Thomas Macphee as Chief Executive Officer

The Dow Chemical Company has entered into a definitive agreement to sell AgroFresh to Boulevard Acquisition Corp. In conjunction with the sale, Thomas Macphee, vice president and corporate director for Dow, who had formerly been responsible for AgroFresh in the company's early development, has been named chief executive officer of AgroFresh, pending official closure of the transaction.

AgroFresh Inc. Mulls Acquisitions

Boulevard Acquisition Corp. (NasdaqCM:BLVD) agreed to acquire AgroFresh Inc. and upon closing, AgroFresh will become a subsidiary of Boulevard. AgroFresh will be positioned for growth through innovative processes, through future investments and acquisitions.

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