- Maintaining relationships with current and new suppliers.
Working closely alongside all livestock entities
- Leading the progression of Woodheads livestock schemes.
- Ensure that livestock is sourced to our business needs and to the requirements of our retail consumer.
- Supporting the strategic livestock plan
Woodhead Bros Colne was re-developed in 2013/4 covering 180,000 sq ft on 9 acres of land. There are 840 colleagues and it runs a 5 day operation. They supply Morrisons’ stores and Farmer’s Boy with raw materials to produce a full range of butchery products including materials for sausage, pies and cooked meats. It is one of the largest meat processing facilities in Europe.
From a Bradford market stall to the UK’s 4th largest supermarket chain and the UK’s 2nd largest fresh food manufacturer.
We are proud to be the Yorkshire food retailer serving customers across the UK with up to 500 stores and an online home delivery service. Our 18 manufacturing sites provide our customers with the freshest produce from flowers, fish and veg to burgers and bread, all delivered to our stores via our 6 distribution sites by our 2,000 strong fleet.
Every week, 11 million customers pass through our doors and over 97,000 colleagues across the business work hard each day to deliver great service to them. We cover more than 11 million households with our Morrisons.com service. With competitive, permanently low prices we are committed to helping our customers save money every day.