Christmas comes early for Cranswick

Poultry rival’s problems a potential boost for premium sausage, bacon and chicken supplier
Thursday 12 Oct 2017 Author: James Crux

Premium pork-to-poultry play Cranswick (CWK) is a likely beneficiary of the problems facing leading poultry processor 2 Sisters, which is under investigation by the UK Food Standards Agency for potential food safety standard breaches.

Supermarkets including Sainsbury’s (SBRY), Lidl and Marks & Spencer (MKS) have suspended supplies from the plant under investigation at a time when Cranswick is winning cooked chicken contracts and doubling poultry processing capacity.

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