Cox Enterprises makes investment in controlled environment agriculture company Mucci Farms
June 7, 2022 By Cox Enterprises
Cox Enterprises has announced a significant investment in Mucci Farms, a 60-year industry leader with a network of thousands of acres of indoor grown fruits and vegetables.
This strategic partnership is the next phase in Cox building a multibillion-dollar controlled environment agriculture (CEA) business and establishing Cox as one of the leading providers of sustainable produce across North America.
This transaction builds on Cox’s more than $1 billion investment in sustainable technologies since 2007. Mucci Farms expands Cox’s controlled environment agriculture business through a greater variety of sustainably grown produce and enhanced geographic reach.
Headquartered in Ontario, Canada, Mucci Farms supplies fresh produce to major retailers across Canada and the United States. The industry leader has greenhouses in both countries with a dedicated team of more than 2,000 employees. With annual investments in world class technology, Mucci Farms places a high emphasis on automation and robotics to improve efficiencies from seed to retail.
Mucci Farms is committed to sustainability and innovation through every aspect of its operations. This includes sustainable packaging, an aggressive water recycling program, integrated pest management and the largest grow light program in the Canadian CEA industry.
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