Effective November 26, 2018, Greencore US, the 13-location contract manufacturer, previously part of Greeencore plc, is now part of the Hearthside Food Solutions network. This acquisition adds frozen breakfast foods, refrigerated snack kits, salad kits, and fresh-made sandwiches and entrees to Hearthside’s existing product categories which include nutritional bars, snack bars, cookies, crackers, and other snack foods. Many synergies, including a focus on serving the world’s premier food companies, make this acquisition a win-win for Hearthside and Greencore customers.
Greencore customers can expect the same levels of excellent service, quality, and efficiency that has been the hallmark of the Greencore US team. Hearthside and Greencore US customers will both benefit from the synergies and new capabilities this acquisition enables.
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Greencore US / Peacock Engineering / Peacock Foods
Peacock Engineering (or Peacock foods) was a Chicago-based contract manufacturer founded in 1948. They were acquired by Greencore plc, based in Ireland, in 2017. The Peacock locations were combined with already-existing Greencore operations in the US to form Greencore US. By the fall of 2018, the network consisted of 13 food production and packaging facilities. This is the business which Hearthside acquired in November of 2018.