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Mini Apple Variety Rockit Launches Ahead as Private Equity Investors Pay 10x Valuation from 2011

The founder of Rockit Global, the New Zealand company that holds the global rights to the mini Rockit apple variety, has sold over 50% of the company to two private equity firms Pioneer Capital and Oriens Capital for around N$25 million ($17 million).