Cookie Policy - To find out more about cookies on this website, see our privacy policy

Cookie Policy

UK Business Park

We Help Companies Find New Sales Opportunities

Frozen Foods

FREE TRIAL

Kitwave Wholesale Group has acquired Eden Farm, the Durham-based network of five frozen food depots, for undisclosed terms.
06-Mar-2014

Benson Park is seeking permission to expand its chilled and frozen meats plant in Hull by 25,000 sq ft.
12-Dec-2013

R&R Ice Cream has bought Yoomoo, the frozen yogurt brand, for undisclosed terms.
16-Jan-2013

Hain Daniels has submitted plans for the multi-million-pound expansion of its frozen foods factory in Fakenham, with the creation of up to 150 jobs.
08-Aug-2012

Anglian Meat Products, the Norfolk-based manufacturer of frozen pet food, has undergone a management buy-out.
19-Jun-2012

Speciality Desserts, the Northamptonshire-based supplier of frozen desserts to caterers, has been acquired by Europeenne des Desserts of France.
23-May-2012

Langdons is to open a new £8m 50,000 sq ft frozen and chilled foods storage depot in Redditch this summer.
11-Apr-2011

PinguinLutosa is to invest £13m in the expansion of its frozen foods factory in King's Lynn this year, including a new production line, cold store and product development centre.
17-Mar-2011

Yearsley Group has acquired Ice Pak Seafood Specialists, the frozen food supplier with sites in Greater Manchester and Leeds and annual turnover of £32m.
18-Jan-2011

Langdons Group has won planning permission to build a new frozen and chilled distribution depot on a seven-acre site in Redditch by next August.
28-Oct-2010

One North East has announced a further £1.4m grant for the former Longbenton frozen foods plant on North Tyneside, in order to manufacture crispy pancakes and create up to 150 jobs.
25-May-2010

Armstrong Logistics is to create 20 jobs at its new 100,000 sq ft distribution centre at the RD Business Park in Hinckley, and is planning to build a £2.5m chilled and frozen food warehouse.
10-May-2010

Northumberland Foods is looking to create at least 20 new jobs at its Amble-based frozen foods manufacturing business this year.
15-Feb-2010

Bernard Matthews is to relocate production of frozen turkeys from Great Witchingham in Norfolk to its site at Holton in Suffolk, with the loss of 160 jobs.
04-Feb-2010

Langdons is to open a new frozen and chilled foods depot at Dodworth, near Barnsley, in January.
23-Nov-2009

Heinz is to sell its frozen and chilled foods factory in Okehampton to a new company called Polestar Foods, with the transfer of 315 staff.
16-Nov-2009

Babylicious, the Amersham-based supplier of frozen baby food, has been sold out of administration by Tenon Recovery to a management team.
12-Oct-2009

Uniq has agreed to sell its Marie chilled and frozen foods business in France to Groupe LDC for £51m.
29-Jun-2009

David Price Food Services is to expand its frozen food delivery business into Scotland with the acquisition of a 40,000 sq ft cold store depot in Glasgow.
11-Mar-2009

Cheviot Foods has undergone a management buy-out, securing 190 jobs at its Northumberland-based frozen foods business, after a deal with Country Chef fell through.
03-Feb-2009

Premier Foods has agreed to sell Martine Specialites, its French frozen patisserie business with 385 staff, to Cerea Capital and Banexi Capital Partenaires for £45m.
21-Jan-2009

Schwan's Consumer Brands, the Leyland-based manufacturer of frozen pizzas with 300 staff, has been acquired by Dr Oetker UK.
04-Dec-2008

RF Brookes is creating 100 new jobs at its frozen ready meals factory in Newport, South Wales.
09-Oct-2008

Lion Capital has acquired FoodVest, the owner of Findus frozen foods and Young's seafood products with more than 6,000 staff at 20 factories, from CapVest for £1.1bn.
23-Jul-2008

Scheff Foods is to build a £1.5m frozen foods factory at the Hawthorns Business Park in West Bromwich this year, with the creation of up to 30 jobs.
10-Apr-2008

Medway Foods has sold its Bridgend-based frozen foods factory out of administration to a new company called Pin-it Pastry for £1m, securing the future of 40 jobs.
26-Feb-2008

Central Foods, the Northampton-based frozen food supplier, has undergone a management buy-out backed by Royal Bank of Scotland.
11-Feb-2008

Greencore has acquired The Ministry of Cake, the Taunton-based frozen cakes manufacturer, as well as Danone's mineral water facility in Blaen Twyni, for a total £15m.
14-Dec-2007

Hain Celestial is to create 65 new jobs at its frozen foods factory in Fakenham, following the relaunch of the Linda McCartney range.
09-Nov-2007

Country Style Foods has acquired the former RHM frozen desserts business from Premier Foods, including a 50,000 sq ft factory at Flint in North Wales.
24-Sep-2007

Glendale Frozen Foods has merged with Supreme Foods to create a combined Salford-based frozen foods manufacturing group with 130 staff.
03-Sep-2007

Pinguin Foods has acquired the frozen vegetable processing business of Christian Salvesen for £17m, including three sites in Lincolnshire.
21-Aug-2007

Real Good Food Company has sold Five Star Fish, its Grimsby-based frozen fish products business, to British Seafood for £35m, in order to focus on sugar and ingredients.
12-Jun-2007

Whitby Seafoods has acquired Middleton Seafoods, the Northern Ireland-based supplier of frozen seafood to both the retail and catering sectors, for undisclosed terms.
07-May-2007

Unilever is to sell its Birds Eye and Iglo frozen food brands to private equity firm Permira for £1.16bn, including operations in the UK, Austria, Belgium, France, Germany, Ireland, Portugal and the Netherlands.
28-Aug-2006

Garden Isle, the Wisbech-based frozen foods manufacturer with 130 staff, has been acquired by LambWeston Meijer for undisclosed terms.
15-May-2006

Celsius First has been bought out of administration by Yearsley Group, securing the future of 170 jobs at its frozen food distribution sites in Grimsby, Glasgow and Wisbech.
30-Mar-2006

Aulds is to invest a further £6m at a frozen and chilled desserts factory in Renfrewshire, having just opened a £2m temporary replacement for the factory that burnt down in September.
21-Nov-2005

Unilever has agreed to sell its frozen pizza and baguette business to Dr Oetker of Germany for undisclosed terms.
02-Dec-2004

Northern Foods is to sell the Cavaghan & Gray Seafood chilled and frozen fish business to IFP Holdings, a subsidiary of Icelandic Group, for £13m, which will involve the transfer of 240 staff based in Grimsby and 150 in Aberdeen.
05-Nov-2004

Icefresh has acquired Prospero, the Norfolk-based frozen and chilled desserts manufacturer with 55 staff.
13-Oct-2004

Country Style Foods is creating 25 new jobs at its frozen desserts factory in Stockton, taking the workforce to 250.
20-Sep-2004

Kerry Foods Direct To Store is to set up a 60,000 sq ft frozen foods distribution centre on the Dorcan estate in Swindon, with the creation of more than 100 jobs.
11-Jun-2004

Apetito is to set up a £0.5m frozen foods product development centre at its site in Trowbridge.
01-Jun-2004

Peter Hunt's Bakery Foods has acquired the frozen savoury foods business of Preston-based Ashworth's Foods, and production will transfer to its site in Bolton.
24-May-2004

Northern Foods' Cavaghan & Gray subsidiary has sold Emile Tissot, the Telford-based frozen ready meals supplier with about 100 staff, to Dawn Fresh Foods for £3.5m.
06-May-2004

Glenfarm Holdings has agreed to sell the Ballymoney Foods frozen chip processing facility to a consortium of local potato growers for undisclosed terms, securing the future of 50 jobs.
09-Mar-2004

Kerry Group is to create up to 40 new jobs at its Rye Valley frozen meals factory in Fermanagh.
31-Dec-2003

Seagull Foods is to create up to 20 new jobs at its frozen food distribution centre in Warminster, including vacancies in sales, transport, warehousing and administration.
28-Oct-2003

Hibernia Foods is investing £3m at its frozen ready meals factory in Hartlepool, with the creation of 100 jobs over the next 12 months.
03-Oct-2003

Nestle has sold its Eismann frozen food home delivery service in the UK to a management buy-out, and additional franchisees will now be sought to expand the business into Scotland, Lancashire and Yorkshire.
08-Sep-2003

Apetito is creating 40 new jobs at its frozen meals business in Trowbridge, having won a contract to supply the West Berkshire meals on wheels service.
08-Sep-2003

Invest NI is supporting plans by McColgan's Quality Foods to invest £6m in the expansion of its frozen and chilled foods factory in Strabane, with the creation of 30 jobs by the end of 2004.
21-May-2003

Co-operative Group is planning to acquire the Norpak chilled and frozen foods distribution business in Staffordshire from United Co-operatives for undisclosed terms.
06-May-2003

Unilever is planning to sell its Frigedoc frozen foods business in France to Toupargel for £52m.
10-Jan-2003

Eismann is planning to double its 100-strong fleet of frozen food home delivery trucks and expand into the Midlands and northern England over the next three years, using funding from parent company Nestle.
16-Sep-2002

McCain is planning to build a £70m frozen chips factory at Rugeley in Staffordshire by 2004, with the creation of 150 jobs.
25-Sep-2001

Hibernia Foods has acquired the chilled and frozen desserts business of La Boheme.
02-Apr-2001

Northern Foods is to acquire Lacemont, the Irish company that is building a frozen pizza factory, for £7.4m.
26-Jan-2001

Brake Bros has acquired three frozen and chilled food companies in south-east France for a total £16m.
12-Jan-2001

Punjab Kitchen is moving its frozen meals business to a £1m site in South Shields, where it will create 22 jobs.
08-Jan-2001

Candover, the private equity investor, is in negotiations to acquire the Picard Surgeles frozen food business from Carrefour of France for £475m.
08-Jan-2001

Perkins Foods, the manufacturer of chilled and frozen convenience foods, is to undergo a £230m management buy-out with the backing of ABN Amro.
19-Dec-2000

Freshpack is looking to recruit up to 30 staff for its new frozen food packing unit in Alsager.
07-Nov-2000

Golden Vale is planning to create a further 40 jobs over the next two years at its recently-opened Rye Valley frozen ready meals factory in Enniskillen.
18-Oct-2000

Greencore is acquiring Robert's Group, the manufacturer of frozen savoury and dessert products at factories in Leeds and Huddersfield, for £29m.
24-Aug-2000

Cavaghan & Gray has won approval to start building a £5.5m frozen food factory in Carlisle in January, as part of a reorganisation of its facilities.
08-Aug-2000

Golden Vale is to expand production at its Rye Valley frozen ready meals plant in Co Fermanagh over the next two years, with the creation of 80 jobs.
27-Jul-2000

Albert Fisher has sold Van Soest, its Dutch cold storage and frozen vegetables subsidiary, to management for £6.1m.
07-Jul-2000

Northern Foods has sold its Irish food service and frozen food distribution business to IAWS for £16m, in order to allow its Green Isle Foods division to focus on the development of frozen food retail brands.
21-Jun-2000

The Real Soup Company of Hexham and frozen ready meals company Danby's Foods have been acquired by Authentic Speciality Foods for undisclosed terms.
17-Apr-2000

Perkins Foods is investing up to £23m to acquire a Dutch chilled and frozen poultry company and a French chilled salads company, and is now seeking manufacturing bases in Spain, Portugal and Italy.
29-Feb-2000

Northern Foods is to build a £5.5m frozen foods factory in Carlisle, but will close a nearby Cavaghan & Gray meat products factory as well as Rawmarsh Foods in Yorkshire.
26-Jan-2000

United Biscuits is selling its frozen and chilled foods business to Heinz of the US for £190m, and the proceeds will be invested in its snacks operation.
23-Oct-1999

Hibernia Foods is seeking an additional 40 workers for its frozen meals factory in Hartlepool.
09-Sep-1999

Unilever is selling Van Den Bergh Continental Bakeries, the Australian frozen pastries business, to Diageo's Pillsbury division for undisclosed terms.
11-Aug-1999

Golden Vale is to invest £14m in a Rye Valley Foods plant in Enniskillen with the creation of 130 jobs, in order to manufacture a new range of frozen prepared foods.
19-Jul-1999

Hibernia Foods has won approval to expand its frozen ready meals factory in Hartlepool at a cost of £2.4m, and expects to create 126 jobs.
02-Jul-1999

Sims Food is to be acquired by Global Group for £22m, which will create one of the leading frozen food suppliers to the catering industry.
16-Jun-1999

Global Group is to acquire Plumtree Farms, the frozen meat supplier, for £5m.
28-Jan-1999

Brake Bros is planning to expand the storage and distribution facilities at its frozen food factory in Long Eaton with the creation of 33 jobs.
07-Jan-1999

BG Foods, the chilled and frozen desserts company, has been acquired by management for £36m, and the new owners are planning to build a £6m dairy desserts factory in Newton Abbot.
14-Nov-1998

Iceland's Woodford Foodservice subsidiary has acquired Caterfish, the Midlands-based supplier of frozen foods and fresh fish.
14-Nov-1998

Laurens Patisseries is planning to double the production capacity at its chilled and frozen desserts factory in Newark, creating 50 jobs.
06-Nov-1998

Golden Vale has completed the acquisition of Rye Valley Foods, the Irish prepared frozen foods company that has a strong position in the UK market, for £17m.
18-Jul-1998

Tomkins has acquired Le Pain Croustillant, the part-baked frozen bread company, for £44m.
06-May-1998

Perkins Foods is selling its fresh produce business to Greenery International of the Netherlands for £124m, in order to focus on chilled and frozen foods.
03-Mar-1998

Northern Foods is acquiring Cavaghan & Gray, the chilled and frozen food company, for £79m.
18-Feb-1998

Hibernia Foods of Dublin has acquired Majestic Food Group, the UK frozen desserts company that trades as Sweet 'n Savoury Frozen Foods.
01-Aug-1997

Ross Vegetable Products, the United Biscuits frozen vegetable products business, has undergone a £44m management buy-out.
18-Dec-1996

Brake Bros is to acquire DRV, the French supplier of chilled and frozen foods, for undisclosed terms.
31-Aug-1996

Global Group is buying Mawbeef Manufacturing, the Birmingham meat products company, and Ravencrown, the frozen food distributor.
13-Jan-1996

Perkins Foods is selling Champifri Holland, the frozen mushroom producer, and its 49% stake in Prochamp, the canned mushroom concern, for a total £4m.
16-Dec-1995

United Biscuits is selling the frozen food activities of Keebler to Windsor Food for $86m.
17-Nov-1995

Unilever is buying the Goodmark frozen food brand in Argentina from Frigorifico Rioplatense SAICIF.
02-Sep-1995