Randall Parker Food Group

The Randall Parker Food Group is an impressive group of companies with an exceptional reputation for quality, experience and choice within meat supply throughout the world.

We are committed to providing the finest meat products to you and your customer and our experience enables us to understand all your requirements.

Randall Parker Food Group

Contact: +44 (0) 151 949 4400 or email us at sales@weddelswift.com

Randall Parker Food Group

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Weddel Swift Wholesale Meat News

Brazil Poultry Group to Approach WTO on South Africa Chicken

February 21, 2012

Feb. 15 (Bloomberg) — Brazil’s poultry association said it will ask the government to approach the World Trade Organization about South Africa imposing higher tariffs on some imports from the South American nation. These are “flagrant violations of the WTO’s anti-dumping agreement,” Ubabef Markets Director Francisco Turra said in a statement posted on the Sao […]

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Firm expectations for UK beef and sheep prices

February 20, 2012

Firm expectations for UK beef and sheep prices YET another global prospects report indicates beef and sheep prices are likely to remain firm in 2012. Demand from the emerging economies is helping to support the market, according to the latest International Meat Market Review, published by AHDB’s market intelligence division for Eblex and Bpex. On […]

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UK becomes net exporter of lamb

February 20, 2012

UK becomes net exporter of lamb The UK has become a net exporter of lamb for the first time in at least 50 years, according to new data from industry levy-funded body EBLEX. Sheep meat exports from the UK in 2011 were 11% up on the previous year, totalling 98,500 tonnes product weight, while UK […]

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Party Time

February 7, 2012

Fun was had by all during the Weddel Swift Christmas party, this year hosted at Aintree Race course the home of the Grand National. The theme of the night was ‘Midnight in Monte Carlo’, so dinner suits and elegant dresses were the order of the day. A free bar, good food and excellent entertainment all […]

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Let’s get the World in Motion

February 7, 2012

It’s surprising when you delve through your drawers what you find! – lost photographs During the heady Spring of 1990, while the rest of the country was dancing to New Kids on the Block and rapping with John Barnes and New Order, Weddel Swift trader Iain Scott and the rest of the team at the […]

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Sweet Success

February 7, 2012

Mark Murphy, logistics manager at Weddel Swift Liverpool has being raising money for the Marie Curie Centre in Liverpool by making crisps, chocolates and soft drinks available for staff in the office. Mark also uses some of the cash to help fund a local Sunday league side Garston F.C, currently riding high in the Liverpool […]

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The Antiques Road Show

February 7, 2012

Rooting through the dusty storerooms at the back of the Weddel Swift offices a treasure was unearthed this week. Hiding beneath long forgotten documents and unused stationery was the old Weddel and Co. GMBH sign. The solid brass sign had, in another life, elegantly adorned the entrance to the Weddel & Co. offices in Hamburg founded in the […]

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A Hole in One

February 7, 2012

Weddel Swift’s very own ovine guru Terry Barham has made the local news this week landing a hole in one during a round at Hurlson Hall Golf Club on December the 10th. Terry has been a member of the Golf Club since 1997 and this was his first hole in one. Delighted, he said he’d […]

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Mango-ing Mad

August 17, 2011

With our well established ability in cold chain management and frozen distribution, Weddel Swift have linked in with a prestigious Indian company importing frozen mango retail packs. Although traditionally a meat only company, in recent years we have grown into other non-traditional markets, mango being the latest. The mango will be imported frozen in 1kg […]

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Sizzling Success for Hofmann

August 17, 2011

Congratulations are in order for Nigel Hofmann, owner of traditional Wakefield butchery Hofmann’s, as they have been crowned ‘Meat Trade Journals Champion of Champions’ in the UK top sausage making competition. The Annual championship pitches the best, award winning sausages across the UK against each other in a fight to the finish. The winning recipe […]

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