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Acquisition of leading integrated poultry business

11th April 2016

Cranswick, the UK food producer, announces today that it has acquired the whole of the issued share capital of CCL Holdings Limited (“Crown”) and its 100% owned subsidiary Crown Chicken Limited from the Thacker family and management.  The cash consideration was £40 million, funded from existing bank facilities.

CRANSWICK PLC: TRADING STATEMENT FOR THE YEAR ENDED 31 MARCH 2016

5th April 2016

Continued positive trading during the final quarter. The Board continues to expect to report a trading performance for the year ended 31 March 2016 in line with its expectations. 

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Cranswick plc: Third Quarter Trading Statement

28th January 2016

Trading during the third quarter of the financial year was in line with the Board's expectations.

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Cranswick plc: Interim Results

30th November 2015

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Cranswick plc: First Half Trading Statement

1st October 2015

Revenues during the first half of the year were slightly ahead of the Board’s expectations.
 

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Cranswick plc: First Quarter Trading Statement

27th July 2015

The current financial year has started in line with the Board’s expectations.

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Cranswick plc: Preliminary Results 2014-2015

18th May 2015

STRATEGIC AND COMMERCIAL PROGRESS

Cranswick plc announces its audited preliminary results for the year ended 31 March 2015.

Cranswick plc: Trading statement for the year ended 31 March 2015

9th April 2015

The Group finished the year with a strong financial quarter. The Board expects to report a trading performance for the year ended 31 March 2015 in line with its expectations. 

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Cranswick plc: Third Quarter Trading Statement

29th January 2015

Trading during the 3rd quarter of the financial year was in line with the Board’s expectations.

Christmas trading was strong, with December total and underlying sales well ahead year on year.

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Acquisition of premium cooked meats business 22 Oct 2014

23rd October 2014

Cranswick, a leading UK food producer, announces that it has acquired the whole of the issued share capital of Benson Park Limited ("Benson Park").  

Benson Park is a leading producer of premium British cooked poultry.  It supplies ingredients to customers which operate in the fast growing food to go sector of the retail multi-channel, convenience and foodservice markets.  This strategic acquisition moves Cranswick into a new protein sector broadening both the Group’s product range and its customer base.