14 February 2014
Bakkavor today (14 February) claimed it had "outperformed" the UK fresh food market in 2013, a year when sales rose, impairment charges weighed on operating profit and its bottom line was boosted by proceeds from disposals.
15 January 2014
UK fresh prepared foods manufacturer Bakkavor has announced its exit from South Africa with the sale of its Spring Valley Foods business.
20 December 2013
Bakkavor has sold its Czech ready meals unit Heli Food Fresh as the UK-based own-label group looks to focus on markets that offer it the best chance for growth.
21 October 2013
UK-based private-label supplier Bakkavor has admitted breaching health and safety after being fined over an employee incident at its facility in Harrow.
14 October 2013
Bakkavor has said its UK salad and prepare vegetables arm Wingland Foods is to expand production, creating up to 200 jobs.
27 September 2013
Produce Investments, the UK potato firm that supplies companies including Tesco and Marks and Spencer, has reported higher annual profits.
15 August 2013
UK chilled foods supplier Bakkavor saw its earnings soar in the first half, boosted by the disposal of its French and Spanish businesses.
20 May 2013
After UK organic baby food firm Ella's Kitchen was snapped up by a US buyer a fortnight ago, last week a peer across the pond revealed it agreed to sell to Danone, representing the Aptamil and Cow & Gate owner's move into the category.
16 May 2013
Chilled foods supplier Bakkavor said it made a "good start" to 2013 as it moved to a profit in the first quarter.
15 May 2013
Chilled foods supplier Bakkavor has closed its plant in Canada just two years after the opening of the site marked the UK-based firm's entry into the country's grocery market.
18 April 2013
Chilled prepared foods manufacturer Bakkavor has officially opened a food processing factory and farm in China as it works to ramp up capacity in the region.
12 March 2013
French dairy group Candia has named former Bakkavor and Bonduelle executive Giampaolo Schiratti as its new CEO.
5 March 2013
Nearly two months into the horsemeat scandal that has rocked the food industry, UK figures highlighting a sales slowdown in ready meals raise the question of whether this is a temporary blip or a long-term structural decline.
27 February 2013
Danish Crown has named Adelie Foods chief Chris Thomas as CEO of its UK arm, Tulip.
21 February 2013
Bakkavor has booked an increase in earnings during 2012 as the group was able to extend its "market leading positions" in the chilled and convenience sectors.
23 November 2012
UK-based chilled foods group Bakkavor has sold its businesses in France and Spain to French co-op Agrial.
8 November 2012
UK own-label firm Bakkavor has returned to profit in the third quarter of the year.
1 November 2012
UK-based chilled foods group Bakkavor plans to sell its businesses in France and Spain to French co-op Agrial.
13 August 2012
UK own-label firm Bakkavor has reported an "improvement" in its revenue and margins in a set of mixed half-year numbers.
21 May 2012
UK own-label manufacturer Bakkavor has produced a range of chilled Indian ready-meals for Tesco.
15 May 2012
UK own-label manufacturer Bakkavor has booked a net loss in the first quarter of the year, hurt by raw material inflation and a "challenging" trading environment.
26 April 2012
UK own-label manufacturer Bakkavor is in talks with its lenders to negotiate an early conversion of outstanding bank debts into equity and to reorganise its corporate structure.
1 March 2012
Bakkavör has announced that it will close its English Village Salads business at the end of the month, with the loss of around 140 jobs.
2 December 2011
Bakkavor subsidiary English Village Salads (EVS) has launched a consultation on the future of the UK business following "a sustained period of reduced demand".
27 October 2011
Hain Celestial, the US food maker, is hoping its acquisition of UK chilled foods firm Daniels Group will galvanise its existing business on this side of the Atlantic. The company sees the deal benefiting its operations in Europe and in the US but it is in the UK where it is most likely to be hoping for the greatest impact. Dean Best reports.
26 October 2011
It's been quite a year for own-label supplier Greencore. A plan to merge with UK rival Northern Foods was gazumped by poultry magnate Ranjit Boparan. Greencore then licked its wounds and acquired UK desserts and sandwich maker Uniq. Now, however, the company is the subject of a takeover approach. Dean Best reports.
13 October 2011
UK own-label manufacturer Bakkavor has expanded its Caledonian Produce site in Scotland, creating 60 jobs.
10 October 2011
UK retail giant Tesco has launched a range of soups in its UK stores.
29 September 2011
UK potato producer Produce Investments has indicated it is ready to acquire new businesses after seeing sales increase in its first year as a listed company.
9 September 2011
UK-based own-label supplier Bakkavor has confirmed the sale of a fish spreads in France to seafood specialist Alfesca.