Samworth Brothers offloads loss-making desserts business
Lincolnshire-based food company Bakkavor Group has bought Samworth Brothers subsidiary Blueberry Foods, a desserts business.
Blueberry operates from Leicestershire with approximately 420 employees and produces a range of desserts for the UK’s leading grocery retailers.
Investment of more than £10m over the last 18 months has expanded the factory. In the financial year ended 31 December 2018, revenues were £42m and the business made a loss of £1m.
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