Local Company changes it’s name from Cargill to Avara Foods

Avara Foods is a 50/50 joint venture between Cargill and Faccenda, and immediately becomes one of the UK’s largest food businesses, supplying chicken, turkey and duck to retailers, food service and food manufacturers.

Employing around 6000 talented individuals, Avara Foods operates a fully integrated supply chain, across agriculture, processing and distribution – with 18 major sites and over 350 farms across the UK.

The aim of the joint venture is to enable further growth and Avara will continue to operate locally in Herefordshire and Newent.