MIAMI, FL – JULY 18, 2020 — R-Ventures announced today that it has entered into an
agreement to invest in Caffè Fiorino, Miami.
Caffè Fiorino captures the casual lifestyle of Miami, making the Italian coffee break a unique
experience. Ivan Pelfort launched Caffè di Roma in 1994, in Barcelona, growing to 12 stores, which he sold in 2008 to Lavazza. He then went on to open Caffè Fiorino in 4 locations across Barcelona, before bringing Caffè Fiorino to Miami.
Angela Bennett, R-Ventures MD, said: “Ivan has built an innovative brand that we are
excited to be part of – with a focus on fresh natural ingredients and local vendors – the
ethos of the stores is in line with our focus. Added to that Ivan’s track record in the field and
hands on approach are both aspects that we value highly”.
Ivan Pelfort, Caffè Fiorino founder, said: “R-ventures brings with it many years of experience
when it comes to building and scaling businesses and I believe this partnership will be very
Caffè Fiorino currently has two stores in Miami with future growth expected.
R-Ventures invests in potential. In people who see solutions where others don’t. Turning
these solutions into scalable world-class businesses, that disrupt the status quo, creating
inclusion in underserved markets. We aim to do more than just invest – our knowledge,
networks and funding is leveraged to grow businesses in meaningful ways