Who Are We?

Boasting a great range of popular everyday products for home, restaurant, travel, work, college...Good Food Easy™, wherever and whenever.

Snacksters Burger

Abbeydale Food Group was started in 2010. Since we have been very busy acquiring and developing businesses and building lasting relationships with many household grocery retailers, wholesalers and foodservice chains..

Our group currently consists of two businesses:

Saxon Foods - an AA+ accredited manufacturing business based in Scunthorpe North Lincolnshire for over 30 years, producing frozen added value cooked potato products and mushy peas.

Summit Foods – started over 30 years ago, we manufacture chilled and frozen savoury convenience foods from our AA+ accredited factory based in Bamber Bridge, Lancashire.

Our Products

We always ensure that our scrummy snacks and meal solutions are convenient to merchandise, sell, prepare, heat and eat…Good Food Easy™.

Our Customers

We work with some of the biggest and best names in grocery retail, convenience, foodservice and B2B.




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Our Team

Meet some of the people that help make Abbeydale Food Group what it is.

Andrew Hayes
Andrew Hayes
Managing Director

Having worked for larger national and international food businesses, Andrew took the plunge and started the business in 2010.

Andrew Hayes
Jonathan Beach
Jonathan Beach
Finance Director

Jonathan qualified as a Chartered Accountant in 2000. Having initially worked in practice he moved into industry, 15 years of which have been in food manufacturing.

Jonathan Beach
Richard Firth
Richard Firth
Commercial Director

Over his 30 years in the food industry Richard has worked for some of the biggest Companies and brand names.

Richard Firth
John Devenney
John Devenney
Summit Food Site Director

John has spent the last 30 years working in the food industry; holding positions within both retail & food manufacturing businesses.

John Devenney
Ian Davenport
Ian Davenport
Saxon Foods General Manager

With a degree in Economics from Lancaster, Ian has worked in operational roles in the food industry for over 25 years.

Ian Davenport
Jo Devenney
Jo Devenney
Purchasing Manager

Following her graduation from Manchester Met, Jo worked in Technical for one of the big grocery retailers.

Jo Devenney
David Wilcock
David Wilcock
Sales Manager

David has over 10 years’ experience in FMCG working on some of the biggest brands in the UK selling across several channels.

David Wilcock
James Davies
James Davies
National Account Manager

Having over 20 years of experience within the food industry, James returned to the UK from the USA in 2015 to dedicate his passion for food to manufacturing.

James Davies
Richard Norman
NPD Manager

Richard started his career as a chef and worked in some of the UKs most respected kitchens before gaining a BSc in Food & Consumer Management.

Richard Norman

Our Responsibilities

We take all of our social responsibilities very seriously at Abbeydale Food Group.

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