Acquisition of Manton Wood by Samworth Brothers

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January 2019

Corporate Acquisition

£ Undisclosed

Food & Beverage

Transaction Overview

Spayne Lindsay is delighted to announce that it has advised on the acquisition of Manton Wood Limited (‘Manton Wood’) from 2 Sisters Foods Group by Samworth Brothers.


Manton Wood Limited is a newly incorporated entity holding the trade and assets of the Food-To-Go business formerly part of Solway Foods located at the Manton Wood facility in Nottinghamshire. The business opened in 1999 and is a leading supplier in the Food-to-Go area. The site produces a combination of sandwiches, wraps and rolls.


Flor Healy, CEO of Samworth Brothers, commented:


“Samworth Brothers already has an excellent presence and a strong reputation in Food-to-Go, both through our various private label Food-to-Go businesses and our brands. The acquisition of Manton Wood will be a great extension to these strong capabilities and will create even more opportunities in this fast-growing area”

Contact Spayne Lindsay for further information