Flagship Europe acquires Calder Foods
On 14th October, our client, Flagship Europe Limited, acquired 100 per cent of the share capital of Calder Foods (Manufacturing) Limited, one of the UK’s leading manufacturers of chilled food to go products.
Based in Carlisle, and established over 20 years ago, Calder Foods produces sandwich fillings, salads, sauces, marinades, dips and mayonnaise under their own brands, Love Fresh and Love Sauces and under private label.
Calder Foods will become part of Flagship Europe, a leading supplier and producer of innovative menu solutions to the UK foodservice market. Flagship Europe is a subsidiary of Flagship Food Group, a diversified food and consumer products company based in Denver, USA, with c500 employees across the USA and Europe.
The acquisition strengthens Flagship Europe’s position as a market leader in delivering added value menu solutions to the foodservice sector.