Cottage Delight Limited distributes its speciality foods to the independent retail trade.
A fourth generation family business, Vestey Holdings has extensive experience of investing in, managing and working with a wide range of independent food businesses and is well placed to support the long term sustainability of Cottage Delight as the company evolves and develops its product and service offering to the retail trade.
By adding Cottage Delight to its existing portfolio of companies and brands, Vestey Holdings will continue to expand its presence in the UK and further strengthen its market position.
George Vestey, chief executive officer at Vestey Holdings Limited said: “We are pleased that Cottage Delight is joining our Fine Foods Group. As a premium offering, Cottage Delight supports our focus on product quality, heritage and supplying a discerning and loyal customer base.
“This acquisition is part of Vestey Holding’s UK strategy and Cottage Delight is a great opportunity for us to strengthen our presence in the branded fine foods sector.
“We look forward to working with the existing team in developing the business.”
Jason Moody, managing director at Cottage Delight added: “This is a positive step for the business which provides us with an opportunity to continue our growth within the retail sector and develop the Cottage Delight product range with the support of Vestey Foods who share our philosophy and ethos for building successful businesses for the long term.”
“We have a product line that is highly sought after by consumers and by being part of the Vestey Group, we can ensure that we can continue to bring new, exciting products to the market place.”