The Essential

We are Meadow, the experts in sustainable dairy, confectionery and plant-based ingredients. We partner with the world’s leading food manufacturers to solve their most complex challenges and we are the crucial ingredients in many of the UK’s favourite brands.

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sustainable dairy farming

Meadow is leading the industry on sustainability

Sustainability is at the core of our strategy – and our ambition is to provide the lowest carbon footprint and the most sustainable dairy and non-dairy ingredients to the world’s best companies.


product innovation

Innovation is at the heart of our business

We have an agile and customer-centric NPD process built on the best technical expertise, enabling rapid development of new products, categories and capabilities to offer the best solution for our large-scale manufacturing customers.


new product development
dairy product innovation
Plant & Co yoghurt

We supply high-quality ingredients, tailored to the needs of the world’s largest food manufacturers

We’re committed to delivering superior quality products and achieve this through our unique ecosystem. We have the UK’s biggest milk balancing site, butteroil plant and fresh dairy ingredients facility and are the only independent chocolate crumb and sweetened condensed milk manufacturer in the UK. We also have the UK’s largest segregated plant-based facilities for dairy alternatives.

Our products

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News and insights

Creating a Responsible Supply Chain

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Why Reducing Food Waste in Manufacturing is so Important

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Between 80 and 90 million chocolate eggs are bought and consumed annually in Britain. And, with more than 44.5 million people planning to celebrate Easter in 2024, the holiday is the second…

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