Greencore was established in 1991 following the privatisation of Irish Sugar. In 2001, the business diversified in to convenience food through the acquisition of Hazlewood Foods. Subsequently, the business has made a series of acquisitions and disposals to create Greencore’s current portfolio. In 2017, following the acquisition of Peacock Foods, Greencore announced a new reporting structure
Greencore Group structure
Convenience Foods UK & Ireland
Food to Go
Greencore’s Food to Go Division is one of the world’s largest manufacturers of pre-packed sandwiches, producing in excess of 600m food to go products each year. Our range includes sandwiches, baguettes, wraps, and other food to go items such as salads and sushi. We operate a direct to store distribution network covering the length and breadth of Britain.
Greencore’s Prepared Meals Division produces ready meals, sauces, chilled soups and quiches for major retailers in the UK. The business is largely private label, although Greencore also produces the Weight Watchers and Little Dish brands under license.
The Grocery Division manufactures ambient cooking sauces, table sauces, pickles, Yorkshire puddings, cakes and desserts for most of the major retailers.
Convenience Foods US
The US division is a leading manufacturer of sandwiches, meal kits and salads to CPG, convenience retail and food service leaders.