Whether you’re a growing SME looking to expand with help from a production partner or an established food manufacturing company in need of high volume, complex orders which are delivered in quick turnarounds, we can help. Our team excels in the highly regulated, exacting environment that’s required for premium quality food manufacturing. If it’s your first time outsourcing, your operations team will be guided through the process step-by-step by our production team. If you’re switching production partners, we’ll make the handover a seamless one.

Full-service food manufacturing

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How can we help you?

Our purpose-built manufacturing site lets us deliver a whole range of services and specialist services to our customers. Working with each business’ individual demands and requirements, we can supply:

  • Batch heating and boiling
  • Dry and wet ingredient blending
  • Emulsification
  • High-shear blending

Our food processing site near the centre of Nottingham operates in tandem with our contract packing site at Kennel Wood in the heart of Nottinghamshire. From here we can offer a range of additional co-packing services, which include:

  • Cold pressing
  • Filtration
  • Bottling/Filling
  • Barcoding and labelling
  • Packing and shrink wrapping
  • Re-work

We can also despatch your products anywhere in the UK according to your requirements. We’ll work with in-house logistics departments for your or your customer to ensure delivery slots are met and that everything goes smoothly.

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Read about our team’s industry-leading work

If you work with us, you’ll be working with some of the industry’s leading experts in food manufacturing technology, new product development and supply chain management. Our senior management team is regularly featured by the industry’s leading publications. Ben Guy, our MD, was recently interviewed by The Grocer, as well as the respected magazines Food Manufacturer. Technical manager Emma Woods is also a regular contributor to New Food and other technical industry journals. Meet the team or get in touch below to find out how we can help your business.

Southglade Food Park – Nottingham

Our state-of-the-art food manufacturing facility is based on the Southglade Food Park in Nottingham.The park is a commercial development dedicated to food production, and was recently doubled in size thanks to a developed by Nottingham City Council with £6m of funding from the European Regional Development Fund. Southglade is home to some of the Midlands’ most exciting and innovative food producers – every unit on the site is specially built for enhanced care manufacturing and our premises is fitted out with cutting-edge equipment and machinery.

Being based here, close to Nottingham City Centre, the M1 and major rail routes north and south, we’re able to work with customers right across the UK to make our outsourcing process work for their business.

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What our customers say

We work for well-known names right across the food manufacturing industry, and we’ve spent years developing strong, successful working relationships with them through our innovative working processes. This is one of the biggest benefits you get from working with us – we’re as much partners as suppliers; and we care about doing the best job we can for you. Don’t just take our word for it, read what our clients say about us; starting with the global FMCG brand Vita Coco, who we’ve worked with since 2014.

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“When Phoenix told us they were developing their new app software we were pleased to be the first customer to use it. This new software could be the start of a move to change all that, making supply chains smoother and supplier-customer relationships stronger.”
Ben Wright, Global Supply Chain Planning Director, Vita Coco

Image Gallery

Scroll through the gallery below to see some images of our food manufacturing process