Home > Ajinomoto Foods North America Agrees To Sale of Its Italian Frozen Pasta Business to Seviroli Foods

Ajinomoto Foods North America Agrees To Sale of Its Italian Frozen Pasta Business to Seviroli Foods

Ontario, CA, January 29, 2024 – Ajinomoto Foods North America, Inc. (“AFNA”), a leading producer of frozen foods, agreed to the sale of the business rights and respective equipment of its Italian frozen pasta business, including Bernardi and Mona’s brand, to Seviroli Foods LLC (“Seviroli”), a leading manufacturer of frozen pasta and other food products and importer of specialty foods, today. The transaction is complete and AFNA will continue co-manufacturing the Bernardi and Mona’s products at its Toluca, IL facility to ensure continuity of service delivery to customers until Seviroli transitions operations into its respective facilities.

“The sale of our Italian frozen pasta business will allow us to shift our priority on growing our core products for continued long-term success,” said Hiroshi Kaho, CEO and President of AFNA. “This renewed focus will allow us greater flexibility in our production capabilities for our core products to better serve our customers.”

“Our decision to sell the Italian frozen pasta products was made after a thorough analysis of our pasta business,” added Chris Meyer, Senior Vice President – Head of Foodservice Strategic Business Unit. “The Bernardi and Mona’s brands have a long, rich history as a top Italian frozen pasta foodservice brand, and we feel Seviroli will best position them for continued success in the future.”

We use cookies to give you the best online experience. By agreeing you accept the use of cookies in accordance with our cookie policy.

Privacy Settings saved!
Cookie Settings

In addition to the privacy policy update, please add “Cookie Notification,” a pop-up message that appears when a web-site is accessed that states: We use cookies on our websites in order to (a) ensure that our websites work well, (b) enhance your experience on our websites, and (c) analyze use of our websites.  Please click on “Agree” below to consent to our use of cookies.  Please click on “Disagree” if you do not consent.  Please note that our websites may not function as smoothly without cookies.  Please click here if you want to read more about our privacy policy. Clicking on “Agree” should remove the notice and allow normal use on the site.  Clicking on “Disagree” should enable the user to continue to use the site but without collecting any cookies.  Clicking on “here” should take the user to a separate page with the web privacy policy.

Cookies to measure the quality and performance of site content.

  • _ga

Decline all Services
Accept all Services