Incorporation of the Societé Wiehe Montocchio, a joint venture between Jean-Baptiste Wiehe & Bernard Montocchio, for the industrial production and the marketing of eggs – a pioneer project in Mauritius.
The company launches the first- ever branded egg in Mauritius: Oeudor.
Ceres Ltd is incorporated and this is the beginning of the diversification and integration of our operations.
We obtain the franchise for world-renowned brands:
– Hy-Line (USA) for layer chicks
– Cobb (USA) for broiler chicks
Ceres Ltd, with other partners invests in the creation of a new feed mill, namely, Meaders Feeds Ltd.
Ceres becomes a member of the “International Egg Commission”.
Ceres launches the franchise of the French brand of eggs “Matines”.
Creation of a new department within Ceres to promote pharmaceutical and veterinary products.
Ceres obtains HACCP certification for its two egg packing plants.
Ceres launches whole pasteurised liquid eggs.
Creation of Ceres Madagascar which main activities are egg production and distribution.
Ceres launches egg printing for all its edible eggs.
Launches a microbiological internal and serological laboratory for quality control.
Ceres becomes Inicia.
Inicia launches free range eggs.