Holmesterne is a highly successful, privately owned food company, established since 1987, operating from three manufacturing plants based in North Yorkshire.

Holmesterne Foods are a Made in Yorkshire Gold Member

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Who we are

Holmesterne Foods is a leading food manufacturing company based in Richmond, North Yorkshire. We supply only the finest food products to our partner customers in Retail, Manufacturing and Food Service which include the UK's leading supermarkets.

What we do

We manufacture a broad range of food products that include both raw and cooked meats and vegetables, plus a huge variety of ingredients for prepared meals. We also produce components for other food manufacturers and supply online food businesses.

Our product range

Our range is extensive: ready meals & soups, roasted vegetables, shredded meats, ribs, meatballs & sausages, stuffings, ambient meals, cooked meats, hot food to go, health & wellbeing meals

Our meat and vegetable products are available for immediate call off in raw, cooked, chilled, ambient or frozen formats.

Our manufacturing facilities

We operate from two modern manufacturing factories using latest manufacturing techniques and state of the art machinery and are fully equipped to extrude, tumble, mix, blend, slice and dice.

Brompton on Swale: This is our licensed meat cutting plant where our team of in-house butchers process raw, chilled and frozen red meat and poultry. Here we also manufacture stuffings, meatballs and BBQ products.

Leeming Bar: This cooking facility produces cooked meat products, roast and steamed vegetables, as well as chilled, frozen, ane ambient stable (retorted) meals.

Our accreditations

We are a Red Tractor approved supplier and are fully accredited to SAGI Global, BRC Food standards as well as SEDEX ethical.

Our development kitchen

Our well-equipped inhouse kitchen is very much at the heart of our business with customers briefing us to turn their food ideas and projects into commercial reality. Our agility as a business means we react quickly to our customers’ requirements for the development of bespoke products. As a result we are acquiring an excellent reputation for quick turnaround based on our ability to manufacture smaller production runs which, due to our factory set ups, we can batch produce at short notice.

15% of customer development dishes were launched into the market place in 2016 when the industry norm averages 10%.

Our expertise

Our management team has a commitment to total transparency and customer care. Holmesterne’s Directors have a vast experience of the food industry and a reputation for innovation in our market places.

Holmesterne Foods's Badges

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Inclusivity Campaign

Members who have attended workshops on inclusion in the workplace and improving workplace mental health gain the inclusivity badge. To learn more about becoming a member of the Made in Group inclusivity campaign visit www.madeequal.com

Event Passport

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Company Statistics

These are the company's vital statistics.

  • October 2017
  • 145
  • 1987
  • £17,000,000

The Holmesterne Foods Team

Shaun is an experienced food manufacturing professional with a 30 year track record of achievement within both the UK and overseas meat and food sectors.

Head of Operations

Contact Us

Gatherley Road Industrial Estate, Brompton-on-Swale, North Yorkshire, DL10 7JQ
Tel: 01748818283