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Our commitment to tackling Campylobacter

September 9, 2015

Everyone at Faccenda Foods is committed to delivering high quality products that our customers and consumers can trust and enjoy.  Since the spring, we have made significant investments aimed at reducing Campylobacter levels across our entire supply chain – from farm to factory – that has helped more than halve the percentage of whole birds featuring the highest concentrations of Campylobacter. This includes, SonoSteam, which kills Campylobacter and other micro-organisms…

Faccenda Foods to implement SonoSteam technology

May 21, 2015

  Faccenda Foods to implement SonoSteam technology after successful trial   SonoSteam technology to move to continuous running Over 80% reduction in Campylobacter proven during in-line trials £1m investment in SonoSteam is one element of a comprehensive Campylobacter plan   Brackley, UK – Faccenda Foods, one of the UK’s leading food companies, has confirmed that its extensive in-line trials with SonoSteam technology have been successful and the next phase of…

Faccenda Foods statement on Campylobacter

February 26, 2015

Responding to the post-Q3 Retail Survey results published in February 2015, Andy Dawkins, Managing Director of Faccenda Foods said: Faccenda Foods continues to focus on implementing its comprehensive Campylobacter action plan. These latest Retail Survey results reinforce our decision to invest across our supply chain to address this food safety challenge, which is an issue faced by all poultry producers. Faccenda Foods has recently been focusing on a new innovative…

Faccenda Foods sees fourth consecutive year of improved results

January 19, 2015

Brackley, UK – Faccenda Foods, one of the UK’s leading food companies, has filed annual results showing a strong performance for the 2013/14 financial year. The results showed year-on-year top line growth of 12% to £520 million and an increase in pre- tax profits to just over £15 million. Faccenda Foods is a vertically integrated poultry focused business providing fresh and convenience food solutions for the UK retail and food…

Faccenda Foods invests in SonoSteam technology to combat Campylobacter

October 28, 2014

Brackley, UK – Faccenda Foods, one of the UK’s leading food companies with a turnover of over £400m, announced today a further major investment to support their strategy to reduce Campylobacter in chickens. Following extensive testing, Faccenda are now progressing full scale trials at their factory in Brackley with a unique and innovative technology called “SonoSteam.” As part of a series of industry measures to combat Campylobacter, this work will…

Faccenda Foods extends Roast in the Bag range

October 16, 2014

Brackley, UK – Faccenda Foods, one of the UK’s leading food companies is extending its award-winning Simply Roast in the Bag range, launching new products and flavours in Asda. After the success of the flavoured whole chicken range over the past year, which took convenience and food safety to another level, Faccenda Foods is now launching new flavours, as well as expanding into turkey in time for Christmas. The secret…

Faccenda Foods’ Telford facility operational

October 1, 2014

Faccenda Foods has announced that its flagship factory in Telford is now operational and is nearing completion in terms of its full make over. Faccenda Foods are looking to Telford in order to streamline operations, improve efficiency and create better value for customers. The Telford facility aims to meet Faccenda Foods’ requirements in terms of future growth and capacity. This is reflected in the proliferation of fresh and frozen SKU’s,…

Faccenda Foods invests £5m in new despatch facilities in Brackley

August 1, 2014

Brackley, UK – Faccenda Foods, one of the UK’s leading food companies with a turnover of over £400m, has confirmed that it is building a new despatch hub in Brackley on the same business park as one of its major poultry processing plants. The development, which will be built over the next 12 months, will create an advanced 30,000 sq ft storage and distribution facility. Faccenda Foods Managing Director Andy…

Faccenda Foods takes home prize from the Pig and Poultry Marketing Awards

May 9, 2014

Faccenda named Processor of the Year Brackley, UK – Faccenda Foods one of the UK’s leading food companies, won the prestigious Processor Of The Year Award at the Pig and Poultry Marketing Awards last night. These annual awards aim to ensure that the UK pig and poultry sectors receive the recognition that they richly deserve. All pork, poultry and egg producers were eligible for this new award sponsored by Cobb….

Faccenda’s ‘Simply Roast in the Bag’ range for Asda takes convenience to a new level

September 27, 2013

Brackley — In partnership with Faccenda, one of the UK’s largest food businesses, Asda is launching an exciting range of flavoured whole chicken products. The new ‘Simply Roast in the Bag’ range comes in seven different flavours from Piri Piri to Zesty Lime & Coriander – but the real news is the oven ready packaging which takes convenience to a different level. “Asda challenged us to come up with a…