Bakkavor appoints Tulchan as retained Communications Adviser
01 Dec 2016
Bakkavor, the leading international provider of fresh prepared foods, is pleased to announce the appointment of Tulchan Communications LLP as its retained financial and corporate communications adviser with effect from 1 December 2016.
Tamarin Bibow, Head of External Affairs at Bakkavor commented: “We have been very impressed by both Tulchan’s deep sector expertise and their enthusiasm, and we look forward to working closely with the team.”
Susanna Voyle, Partner at Tulchan Communications commented: “We are hugely excited to have the opportunity to work with Bakkavor as the company continues its progress of recent years.”
Bakkavor at a Glance
2016 marks the 30th anniversary of Bakkavor being founded by Agust and Lydur Gudmundsson in Iceland to manufacture and export fish products.
Today, we are the leading international provider of fresh prepared foods, employing over 18,000 people globally and producing over 5,000 products in 18 different categories.
In the UK, we are the number one producer by value in 12 of the 16 categories of chilled food we supply to the market. Products include ready meals, pizzas, salads, desserts, soups and sauces.
Our customers include some of the UK’s best known grocery retailers including Tesco, Marks & Spencer, Sainsbury’s, Waitrose, Asda and The Co-op, who sell our products to consumers under their respective retailer brands.
We also have operations in the US and Asia supplying fresh prepared food products to both retail and foodservice customers.