Business expansion
United Kingdom
North West; Cheshire; Cheshire CC
Location of affected unit(s)
Nantwich and Crewe
Manufacture Of Food And Beverage
Manufacture Of Food Products
10.71 - Manufacture of bread; manufacture of fresh pastry goods and cakes

200 jobs
Number of planned job creations
Job creation
Announcement Date
17 September 2018
Employment effect (start)
Foreseen end date


Food manufacturer Bakkavor has announced plans to create 200 new jobs across two of its bread production sites in the North West of England in Nantwich and Crewe. The company, which is headquartered in Spalding, Lincolnshire will create these new positions at its factories in Crewe and Nantwich where 670 people currently work. It is understood that the roles will be permanent and the vast majority will be factory operative roles, and there will be both day and night shift work positions available. There is no information availble on when the jobs are due to start.



Eurofound (2018), Bakkavor, Business expansion in United Kingdom, factsheet number 95504, European Restructuring Monitor. Dublin, https://restructuringeventsprod.azurewebsites.net/restructuring-events/detail/95504.