News for Dunbia

DUNBIA CONTINUES TO SUPPORT YOUNG FARMERS IN WALES

The Wales Federation of Young Farmers Clubs (YFC) has agreed a new sponsorship deal with meat processing company Dunbia. Following on from the success of previous partnership working, Dunbia will be once again supporting the Federation in their stock judging competitions throughout the coming twelve months. Members from throughout Wales

DAWN MEATS & DUNBIA AGREE STRATEGIC PARTNERSHIP

Dawn Meats has agreed a strategic partnership with Dunbia to establish a majority owned joint venture [‘JV’] in the United Kingdom comprising the UK operations of both organisations. Dawn will separately acquire Dunbia’s operations in the Republic of Ireland. The deal is subject to approval by the relevant competition authorities.

DUNBIA PUSHES FARM SAFE MESSAGE AT BALMORAL SHOW

The sun has set on another Balmoral Show which has proven to be very successful for Dunbia who welcomed farmers, customers and stakeholders onto their stand over the four days. For Dunbia, the highlight of the Show was a Farm Safety reception which was held on the stand on Wednesday

DUNBIA WIN NIFDA SUPPLY CHAIN AWARD WITH TYRONE QUALITY LIVESTOCK GROUP

Dunbia and the Tyrone Quality Livestock Producer Group (TQL) have scooped the NI Food and Drinks (NIFDA) Award for Supply Chain Excellence. Beating off stiff competition from across the agri-food industry, the Dunbia/TQL partnership was lauded by the judges as “an excellent example of the creation of a sustainable and

DUNBIA WIN NIFDA SUPPLY CHAIN AWARD WITH TYRONE QUALITY LIVESTOCK GROUP

Dunbia and the Tyrone Quality Livestock Producer Group (TQL) have scooped the NI Food and Drinks (NIFDA) Award for Supply Chain Excellence. Beating off stiff competition from across the agri-food industry, the Dunbia/TQL partnership was lauded by the judges as “an excellent example of the creation of a sustainable and

DUNBIA BUTCHERY ACADEMY BEST IN UK

Dunbia’s Butchery Academy has been named the UK’s Best Company Training Scheme by the Institute of Meat and the Worshipful Company of Butchers in recognition of the meat company’s strategic approach to attracting, developing and retaining new talent to the craft of butchery. The award-winning Apprenticeship Programme, which operates across

LOCAL SCHOOLS VISIT DUNBIA SAWLEY FOR NATIONAL APPRENTICESHIP WEEK

Dunbia has hosted teachers from schools in Clitheroe and Grindleton to their factory in Sawley to showcase employment opportunities for young people in the Lancashire area. Teachers from St Augustine’s CE and Ribblesdale High School in Clitheroe and Bowland High School in Grindleton were given a tour of the factory

DUNBIA GAINS TWO MASTER BUTCHERS

Dunbia has seen two of its butchers awarded prestigious Institute of Meat Accredited Master Butcher titles by the Institute of Meat (IOM) and the Worshipful Company of Butchers (WCOB) in London. Steven Dobson from Northern Ireland and Richard Jones from Wales were presented with the awards in recognition of their

DUNBIA DEPUTY CHIEF AWARDED OBE IN NEW YEAR’S HONOURS

Dunbia’s Deputy Chief Executive has been awarded an OBE in the New Year’s Honours List for services to the Agri Food Industry. Following the announcement, Mr O’Neill who is also Chair of Northern Ireland’s Agri-Food Strategy Board commented: “I feel very privileged to receive this accolade for services to the

DUNBIA WINS GOLD IN QUALITY FOOD AWARDS

Dunbia has won gold in the 37th Quality Food Awards for a Lamb Christmas Centre Piece which it developed for ASDA’s Extra Special Christmas Range. The Extra Special Lamb Guard of Honour with a Redcurrant & Mint Butter, which was produced exclusively for ASDA as an alternative to the traditional Christmas