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Faccenda welcomes new research revealing poultry industry contributes £3.3 billion to UK plc

April 25, 2014

The British poultry meat industry contributes £3.3bn gross value added contribution to UK GDP and supports 73,200 jobs, new research by Oxford Economics reveals. Faccenda is one of the leading businesses in the sector with £400m turnover and 3000 people working across the UK, including 1000 at its site in Brackley, where is has been a major provider of jobs for the local community for over 40 years. ‘Economic Impact…

Faccenda Rebranding Follows Business Integration

April 7, 2014

Faccenda Group Becomes Faccenda Foods from April 28th 2014 Brackley, UK – Faccenda, one of the UK’s leading food companies, is rebranding as Faccenda Foods Ltd. The change of company name will coincide with the full integration of Cranberry Foods, acquired in May 2012, creating one food company from April 28th 2014. Commenting on the change Faccenda Managing Director Andy Dawkins said, “Becoming Faccenda Foods allows us to leverage the…

New poultry qualification to help Faccenda managers

February 10, 2014

Brackley, UK – FACCENDA Group, one of the leading UK food companies, has recently enrolled 12 of its managers on a new post-graduate qualification in Poultry Business Management at Harper Adams University. During the past two years, Faccenda has been working closely with Harper Adams to develop the course. It aims to offer a sector-focused, work-related qualification that provides managers with a thorough grounding in the knowledge and skills they…

Faccenda Group files 2012/13 annual financial results

January 27, 2014

Faccenda sees 50% pre-tax profit increase to £5m Brackley, UK – Faccenda Group Ltd, one of the UK’s leading food companies has filed annual results showing a strong performance for the 2012/13 financial year. The results showed year-on-year top line growth of £14m to £365m and an increase of almost 50% in pre- tax profits to £5m. Faccenda is a vertically integrated poultry focused business providing fresh and convenience food…

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…