Tropicale Foods

Manufacturer of frozen novelty products under the Helados Mexico brand.

Tropicale Foods is an Ontario, California-based manufacturer of frozen novelty products under the Helados Mexico brand. The Company produces an assortment of traditional Hispanic offerings, including paletas, bolis, and mangonada cups, which are sold in a variety of flavors and pack sizes. Tropicale’s products are sold nationwide at multi-outlet retailers, convenience stores and traditional grocery outlets.

Wind Point acquired the Company in December 2019. Our value creation plan focuses on growing the platform organically through existing markets, capturing new customers and channels, introducing new innovative products, and executing on strategic acquisitions.

Wind Point acquired Tropicale in partnership with Chairman José Luis Prado. Prior to Tropicale, José Luis was CEO of Evans Food Group, a Wind Point VIII investment that manufactured branded and private label pork rind snacks. 

Tropicale is Seeking Acquisitions

Tropicale is seeking to acquire leading frozen novelty businesses. For additional information or to discuss a potential transaction, please contact Joe Lawler.