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Celebrating 20 years at Kanes

What were you doing back in September 1998?
Cliff Millington had just started a new job at Kanes Foods and he’s still at it!  This month we celebrated his 20 year anniversary…

Kanes Sports Court Opening

Newly renovated Kanes Sports Court opens and is available for all employees to use for Tennis, Football and other sports

SMT briefing

The Kanes Foods Senior Management Team held their quarterly briefing at local Evesham hotel.

Meet the Team

Read about some of the people that make Kanes Foods a special team.

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Izabela Kozlowska

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Laura Elam

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Mohammad Kamran

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Alina Feraru

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Vlad Lukjanciks

Leadership Team

The Kanes Leadership Team is a balanced combination of long-serving Kanes experts and fresh faces who bring a wealth of experience from the wider world.

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Steve Corby

CEO

About Steve

Steve joined Kanes Foods in July 2016, having previously spent 10 years at Cott Beverages, one of the largest soft drink manufacturers in the world, with a global turnover in excess of $2bn.  Having initially served as UK Sales Director, Steve was MD of their European Business Unit  during which time he was responsible for various acquisitions, taking Cott’s UK turnover from approximately £250m to circa £400m.

Steve’s career in UK FMCG spans over 25 years, during which time he has held leadership positions for both Northern Foods & Greencore, and sales positions in his early career at Benckiser, Nestle and United Biscuits.

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Phil Jones

Finance Director

About Phil

Phil is a graduate in Mathematics from Oxford University. He has an outstanding record in delivering change and business improvement, playing key roles in numerous M&A activities. Phil was Group FD at Produce World for 5 years prior to Kanes.

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Ian Schmid

Technical & Procurement Director

About Ian

A graduate in Food Science from Leeds University, Ian has worked in both Retail and Manufacturing sectors in a variety of Technical and Commercial Positions. Ian joined Kanes in 2016 and has responsibility for all aspects of the Technical and Procurement functions.

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Andy Swarbrick

HR Director

About Andy

Andy started his career in Financial Services and has since worked for Cadburys, Kraft Foods, Molson Coors and Cott Beverages. He has extensive experience in change projects, Learning & Development and Engagement.

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Jason Hall

Production Director

About Jason

Jason joined Kanes in 2017 as General Manager is now our Production Director.  Previously worked for Warburton’s and Frank Roberts Bakery in various operational roles before heading up Health, Safety and Environment for his previous employer

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Mark Fisher

Commercial Director

About Mark

Mark is a passionate leader of sales, marketing and product development functions with 20 years’ experience of the sector, well connected within grocery multiples, foodservice and discounter channels.

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Martin Harlow

Supply Chain Director

About Martin

Responsible for Kanes logistics and supply chain function, Martin has over 28 years experience in food and drinks supply chain. He has held senior positions with Diageo, Heineken and SABMiller in the UK, Europe and the USA.

Martin is a graduate of the University of Birmingham

Kanes Foods

Cleeve Road,
Middle Littleton,
Nr Evesham,
Worcestershire,
WR11 8JS.

PHONE

01386 830471

EMAIL

reception@kanesfoods.co.uk