Heavenly deal for Oakland International

Redditch, Worcestershire, UK: Oakland International is to distribute products for Norfolk-based Heaven Made Foods.

The pudding manufacturer will use Oakland’s successful case consolidation platform to expand Heaven Made Foods existing business by taking advantage of Oakland’s retail contacts and industry knowledge.

Oakland will re-work and date code product prior to packing in to special perforated cases ready for case consolidation and distribution to retailer’s regional distribution centres.

Philip Popp, Oakland International’s commercial director says: “We are pleased to be supporting Heaven Made Foods and contributing to their growth. Using our broad knowledge, extensive service offer and our established retailer distribution network, we are able to offer bespoke solutions to retailers and producers to help them bring an ever increasing range of terrific products to market.”

Simon Spence, managing director, Heaven Made Foods says: “Our chilled foods business is growing fast and Oakland is proving to be an extremely professional and competent partner who meets all our complex storage, consolidation and distribution needs.”

Oakland International provides third party supply chain warehousing and logistics handling chilled and frozen product for UK, Ireland and European retailers.