Dairy expands with new acquisition

A leading dairy with a large operation in Peterborough has strengthened the business with a new acquistion.

Tuesday, 15th August 2017, 5:03 pm
Updated Tuesday, 12th September 2017, 10:58 am
Meadow Foods, in Fengate, who have benefitted from a £3m investment Pictured is Production Supervisor Gary North ENGEMN00120130602123926

The independently owned Meadow Foods, which supplies ingredients to the food industry, has announces the acquisition of Fayrefield Liquids.

The company says the move is a step towards Meadow Foods reaching its strategic objective of growing the business through organic expansion and acquisition.

Meadow Foods, which has a factory in Whitehead Drove, Fengate, has enjoyed a close trading relationship with Fayrefield over many years.

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Jim Bebb, director of milk procurement and logistics, said: “The acquisition was a logical step for us as we have integrated our milk collections for a number of years.

“We are delighted to welcome the valued producers to Meadow Foods.”