Karro acquired by Canada’s Sofina Foods

The Karro Food Group, a major UK integrated pig processor and food manufacturer, has been sold by its private equity owners to a Canadian meat packing business, Sofina Foods, subject to regulatory clearances. Financial details are not being disclosed. Karro is...

Premier adds to pig and poultry teams

Animal nutrition specialist and premix manufacturer Premier Nutrition, an AB Agri company, has strengthened its pig and poultry teams with two new appointments, Ralph Bishop and Sam Wootton. In their new positions, the pair will support farmers, feed compounders and...

Karro parent acquires Irish meat packer

The Eight Fifty Food Group, parent to the Karro pigmeat processor and Young’s seafood businesses, has acquired Carroll’s Cuisine in Ireland, subject to approvals, to grow its portfolio of quality protein products. Malton-based Eight Fifty, majority controlled by the...