Keep up to date with the latest news from Cranswick.
At the regions prestigious Hull Daily Mail Business Leaders Awards on November 20th, Cranswick was awarded 'Exporter of the Year' for its strategic approach to export. This is a fantastic achievement, WELL DONE to Ed and the team for their hard work on continuing to develop this arm of the business. All the winners from the night can be viewed here.
Cranswick Country Foods, Preston run a bespoke Butchery Apprenticeship programme of which there is only one if its kind in England. Paul Jenkinson joined our programme at its initiation in January 2013, and since then has progressed through his Apprenticeship with determination and commitment. Paul is proof that the opportunities delivered to young people via a scheme such as the Butchery Apprenticeship programme can add real value to their lives and deliver a progressive career path.
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.
Cranswick’s bi-annual Golf Day has raised in excess of £40,000 for the KIDS charity – with all that money pledged to be spent in the Hull area. The 4th Cranswick Golf Day at Forest Pines on May 7th saw Cranswick’s staff, customers, suppliers and recruitment agencies together raise a staggering £40,250 for KIDS.
Employees Charity Bike Ride Raises £10k for Yorkshire Air Ambulance Employees from Cranswick Country Foods set off on their bikes from the Preston, Hull site travelling to the Cranswick Norfolk site last month and raised a fantastic £10,000 for Yorkshire Air Ambulance.
Cranswick plc wins Meat & Poultry Processing Award for "Environmental Initiative Of The Year" 2014 In late 2013, we at Cranswick decided that we would submit an entry for consideration to the Meat & Poultry Processing Awards for the ‘Environmental Initiative of the Year’ to be held in Manchester on 19 Feb 2014.
The Woodall's brand proudly collected the following awards: TASTE OF EXCELLENCE AWARD – SPONSORED BY MORRISON'S SUPERMARKETS PLC WINNER: Woodall's Cumberland Salami "This was an excellent all round product! A well balanced spiced flavour with a peppery note - a great twist on a continental classic. In consumer language, our judges agreed it was very ‘moist‘ and would be first to go from the table!" COMMENDED: Woodall's Smoked Pancetta
At Cranswick, we are dedicated to producing high-quality, versatile products at great value for our customers. This commitment to service, quality and innovation is frequently recognised and we have picked up a number of different awards across the industry over the years. These include the following: MEAT & POULTRY MARKETING AWARDS 2014 Morrison's Taste of Excellence Award - Winner Woodall's Charcuterie Cumberland Salami