UNITED KINGDOM, Huntingdon. Hilton Food Group plc, the leading specialist international food packing business, announced its preliminary results for the 52 weeks ended 30 December 2018.
Seachill was successfully integrated into the Group and is trading well with the new business wins to expand further. The commencement of Hilton production in Australia is from the satellite facility in Brisbane; the new factory expected to open ahead of schedule in Q3 2019. The full operational control of Australian joint venture facilities from July 2018 with 15 year long term supply agreements is in place. The joint venture agreement to invest in leading Dutch vegetarian product manufacturer Dalco is completed since the year end following competition authority clearance. The Launch of fresh convenience foods in Central Europe was started.