Triton partners with seafood processor LVF
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Triton becomes a partner in Jón Þorsteinsson – cod liver canning factory in Akranes. Rolf Arnarson becomes CEO. Later the name is changed to Akraborg. Triton thus becomes along with Bornholms of Denmark sole sales agents for the factory.
Dr. Erlendsson is instrumental in the founding of Jón Þorsteinsson, canning factory in Akranes and oversees the factory’s sales to begin with. ( Link to the document, see page 30-31)
Triton books a contract from a Hamburg based company for sales of canned shrimps. The contract with value of 6 mio. German-Marks was until then the biggest single contract for preserved food in Icelandic history.
Triton co-founds canning factory “Lagmetisiðjan Garði” to produce canned shrimps.