Finalists 2017

Ambient Manufacturing Company of the Year

  • Alpen (Weetabix)
  • Fudge Kitchen
  • Kendal Nutricare
  • Purely Pickled Eggs
  • Sleaford Quality Foods
  • Thomas Tucker

Bakery Manufacturing Company of the Year

  • Addo Food Group
  • American Muffin
  • Eric Richmond
  • Great British Biscotti
  • The Bread Factory
  • Warrens Bakery

Beverages Manufacturing Company of the Year

  • Coca-Cola European Partners
  • Savse

Chilled Manufacturing Company of the Year

  • Bakkavor Hitchen Foods
  • Davison Canners
  • Edgmond Foods
  • Mash Direct
  • SK Chilled Foods
  • Troy Foods

Dairy Manufacturing Company of the Year

  • Langage Farm
  • Norseland
  • Yorkshire Dama Cheese

Fresh Produce Manufacturing Company of the Year

  • Fourayes Farm
  • Nature’s Way Foods
  • PrepWorld
  • U.M.I Foods
  • Willowbrook Foods

Meat & Poultry Manufacturing Company of the Year

  • ABP UK
  • Dalehead Foods
  • Dawn Meats
  • Kettyle Irish Foods
  • Moss Valley Fine Meats
  • Walter Rose & Sons

Best New Use of Food Ingredients

  • Fudge Kitchen
  • Kendal Nutricare
  • Kettyle Irish Foods
  • Sydney Scott & Sons
  • Mr Lee’s Pure Food

Environmental Initiative of the Year

  • ABP UK
  • Allplants
  • Edgmond Foods
  • Moss Valley Fine Foods

Supply Chain Initiative of the Year

  • Natures Way Foods
  • Weetabix

Training Programme of the Year

  • Alpen (Weetabix)
  • Bakkavor Hitchen Foods
  • Dawn Meats
  • Norseland
  • Weetabix

Judges’ Star Performer

  • Fudge Kitchen
  • Kettyle
  • Mash Direct
  • PrepWorld

Young Talent of the Year

  • Amelia Browning, Prepworld
  • Adam Buckler, ABP Shrewsbury
  • Kodi Gledhill, CCEP Wakefield
  • Cordel Wickham, ABP Langport SME

Innovation of the Year

  • Great British Biscotti
  • Moss Valley Fine Meats
  • Nim’s
  • Walter Rose & Sons
  • Yorkshire Dama Cheese

Me and My Factory Editor’s Choice Award

  • Anthony Buckton, site manager, Clipper Teas (Wessanen)
  • Ross McMahon, chief executive, Kendal Nutricare
  • Nimisha Raja, founder, Nim’s Fruit Crisps
  • Ramona Hazan, owner, Ramona’s Kitchen
  • James Kempley, commercial director, Troy Foods
  • Melvin Glynn, managing director, Windyridge Cheese