Tuber Group’s Acquisition of Saxon Foods From Abbeydale Food Group

In UK Walker Morris, advised on the matter.

Walker Morris advised Abbeydale Food Group with a team including Richard Naish (Picture – Corporate M&A).

Abbeydale Food Group sold plant-based convenience foods manufacturer Saxon Foods to Tuber Group for an undisclosed sum.

Having acquired Country Chef in 2011 and renamed it Saxon Foods, Abbeydale has developed it from a B2B business serving food manufacturers into a major provider of added value frozen vegetables, supplying most of the UK’s leading supermarkets and wholesalers as well as the food service market. Its products are also sold into continental Europe.

Saxon’s range of allergen-free frozen products includes jacket potatoes, mint and chilli peas, mushy pea pots, potato skins, healthy baked chips, and curry sauce pots. Saxon is based in Scunthorpe and employs an 80-strong team.

Richard Naish (Picture) and Kayleigh Watson from the Corporate Team at Walker Morris provided legal advice to Abbeydale.

Involved fees earner: Richard Naish – Walker Morris; Kayleigh Watson – Walker Morris;

Law Firms: Walker Morris;

Clients: Abbeydale Food Group ;

Author: Giulia Di Palma