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2 Sisters Food Group expands Perthshire cutting site

2 Sisters Food Group has expanded its cutting operation at its chicken processing site in Perthshire.

2 Sisters hit by headwinds as profits falter

A competitive market and “strong headwinds” have hit profits at Boparan Holdings, parent company of 2 Sisters Food Group, in the second quarter of the year.

Dawn Meats tie-up with Dunbia rumoured

Dawn Meats is close to securing a takeover of Northern Ireland-based meat processor Dunbia, according to an industry expert. 

Meat industry calls for Single Market access post-Brexit

Organisations from across the meat industry have come together in support of tariff-free access to the Single Market.

Boparan Holdings files third consecutive quarter of growth

The parent company of 2 Sisters Food Group and, more recently Bernard Matthews, Boparan Holdings, has reported its third consecutive quarter of operating profit progress.

350 jobs at risk at 2 Sisters’ Merthyr Tydfil site

2 Sisters Food Group has announced plans to move a retail packing operation from its St Merryn plant in Merthyr Tydfil, which could result in 350 jobs being lost. 

2 Sisters nurtures future workforce

2 Sisters Food Group has teamed up with the Jobcentre and IGD to provide young unemployed people with practical skills to help them find work. 

Investigation opened over Bernard Matthews purchase

The Competition & Markets Authority (CMA) has opened an initial investigation into the acquisition of Bernard Matthews by Ranjit Boparan. 

Tulip sets out further changes to organisation

Tulip CEO Steve Francis has provided more details on the recent shake-up to the company.

2 Sisters' Scunthorpe poultry plant in £45m investment

2 Sisters Food Group has announced a £45m investment in its poultry plant in Scunthorpe, which it claims will create the "world's most advanced poultry plant".

Dunbia denies 2 Sisters merger has stalled

Both Dunbia and 2 Sisters Food Group have remained tight-lipped about a possible merger between the two meat-processing giants, despite claims that talks are on the brink of collapse. 

New food and drink apprenticeship schemes launched

Ten new Industry Approved Apprenticeship Programmes (IAAP) for the Food & Drink Industry have been unveiled at a House of Commons event attended by industry leaders, training providers and members of parliament. 

Fire at 2 Sisters factory leads to evacuation

Fire crews were called to 2 Sisters Food Group’s factory in Caxton Way, Thetford around 3pm on Sunday, 17 July following reports of a burning smell from employees. 

Boparan Holdings delivers “positive performance”

Parent company of 2 Sisters Food Group, Boparan Holdings, has delivered a strong performance in its third quarter.

UK meat companies ‘non-respondent’ in soy survey

UK meat processing companies have been named as ‘non-respondent’ in the WWF Soy Scorecard 2016. 

Meat-based dinner raises money for Farm Africa

An impressive £135,000 was raised for Farm Africa last week (Thursday 21 April 2016) at a gala event, organised by the development charity. 

Morrisons director joins 2 Sisters Food Group

2 Sisters Food Group has appointed Martyn Fletcher, previously group retail director at Morrisons, to the newly-created role of chief operating officer, protein, effective from 4 April 2016. 

New Trailblazer apprenticeship unveiled

The National Skills Academy for Food & Drink (NSAFD) has revealed its new engineering apprenticeship for the food and drink industry, as part of the government’s ‘Trailblazer’ programme.

2 Sisters announces £55m investment

2 Sisters Food Group is to invest £55 million in its Meal Solutions Division, including a £38m revamp of its Pennine site.

Ex-Sainsbury’s head to advise 2 Sisters

Former Sainsbury’s boss Justin King has been appointed as an advisor to 2 Sisters Food Group, the chicken processor has confirmed.

2 Sisters reports strong Q3 results

Boparan Holdings, the holding company for 2 Sisters Food Group, has released its third-quarter (Q3) results, showing strong growth.

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