Orkla Foods Latvija is among the most modern and major manufacturers of food and food additives in Latvia and the Baltic states. A company named Orkla Foods Latvija operates since December 2015, when the merger of companies LLC Spilva and JSC Gutta, owned by Orkla, was completed. Already for more than 25 years people in Latvia and also in its neighbouring countries recognize and favour brands and products of the company, available in such categories as tomato sauces and ketchups, mayonnaises, dressings, canned vegetables, jams and desserts, horseradish and mustard, soups and ready meals, spices, juices and nectars, drinking water and kvass drink, smoothies.
Orkla is a leading supplier of branded consumer goods and concept solutions to the grocery sector, specialist retailers, out-of-home sectors and the bakery market. The Nordic and Baltic regions are Orkla’s main markets and account for approximately 80% of the turnover of the Branded Consumer Goods business. The Orkla Group also holds good positions in selected product categories in Central Europe and India. Orkla ASA is listed on the Oslo Stock Exchange and its head office is in Oslo. As of 31 December 2015, Orkla had 14,670 employees. The Group’s turnover in 2015 totalled NOK 33.2 billion (EUR 3.6 billion).