Premier Foods

At Premier Foods, we create the food the nation loves for modern life. We’re one of Britain’s largest branded food companies, employing around 4,000 people in over 14 sites across the country, and supplying a range of retail, wholesale, foodservice and other customers with some of Britain’s best-loved brands. Those brands include Ambrosia desserts, Batchelors convenient meals, Bisto and OXO stocks and gravies, Loyd Grossman and Sharwood’s cooking sauces, and Mr Kipling cakes. Chances are you have one of our products in your home, as over 95% of British households bought one of our products last year.
Willesborough, GB
Size (employees)
3,872 (est)
Premier Foods is headquartered in Willesborough, GB

Premier Foods Office Locations

Premier Foods has offices in Willesborough, Barnsley, Lifton, Merseyside and in 14 other locations
Willesborough, GB (HQ)
Batchelors Factory Kennington Rd
Manchester, GB
Arndale House Market St
High Wycombe, GB
Lincoln Rd Lord Rank Centre
Saint Albans, GB
Griffiths Way Centrium Business Prk
Swift Valley Industrial Estate, GB
Haynes Way
Nottinghamshire, GB
Claylands Ave
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Premier Foods Data and Metrics

Premier Foods Financial Metrics

Premier Foods's revenue was reported to be £771.7 m in FY, 2016 which is a 20% decrease from the previous period.

Revenue (FY, 2016)

771.7 m

Revenue growth (FY, 2015 - FY, 2016), %


Gross profit (FY, 2016)

295.5 m

Gross profit margin (FY, 2016), %


Net income (FY, 2016)

34 m

Market capitalization (25-Jul-2017)

330.9 m

Closing share price (25-Jul-2017)


Cash (31-Mar-2016)

8 m
Premier Foods's current market capitalization is £330.9 m.
GBPFY, 2015FY, 2016


964.3 m771.7 m

Revenue growth, %


Cost of goods sold

630.8 m476.2 m

Gross profit

333.5 m295.5 m

Gross profit Margin, %


Operating expense total

377.4 m241 m

Pre tax profit

(135.6 m)(13 m)

Net Income

(92.7 m)34 m
GBPFY, 2015FY, 2016


44.7 m8 m

Accounts Receivable

104.7 m83 m

Current Assets

237 m173.3 m


502 m768.5 m


1.2 b1.1 b

Total Assets

1.9 b2.1 b

Accounts Payable

140.2 m137.8 m

Current Liabilities

267.6 m214.1 m

Total Liabilities

1.4 b1.2 b

Retained Earnings

(123.6 m)29.2 m

Total Equity

540.2 m852.4 m

Financial Leverage

3.5 x2.4 x
GBPFY, 2015FY, 2016

Cash From Operating Activities

3.4 m95.4 m

Cash From Financing Activities

(91 m)(79.2 m)

Income Taxes Paid

42.9 m47 m
Y, 2016

Financial Leverage

2.4 x

Premier Foods Market Value History

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Traffic Overview of Premier Foods

Premier Foods Online and Social Media Presence

Premier Foods News and Updates

Instagram-obsessed millennials are wasting food

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UK's manufactuers are quick off the blocks as Eurozone sees five-year high

UK manufacturers have shrugged off big input price increases to start 2017 in fine form, while activity in the Eurozone has reached its highest point since a debt crisis almost brought the continent’s economy to its knees, according to closely watched indicators. Growth in the sector’s output rea…

Beer prices rise amid sobering threat of Brexit-related inflation

Heineken and Carlsberg follow makers of Carling and Budweiser in hiking cost of their beers in face of weak poundThe spectre of inflation is looming over the British pint, as two major brewers raised the price of beer and the brewing business warned of far larger Brexit-related rises to come.Heineke…
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