Food Centre Wales is a dedicated food technology centre offering manufacturing facilities, technical services, advice, guidance and training to the food industry in Wales. Whether you are a start-up, an established food producer or a large manufacturer, the Food Technologists at Food Centre Wales offer support and guidance to help you develop your company.
The Food Technologists are very experienced across all sectors of the food manufacturing industry and they can help new businesses gain the skills and confidence in food production they need to manage their own business. This includes new product development, nutrition and labelling, packaging, shelf life analysis, equipment sourcing, HACCP, process efficiency, and much more.
Food Centre Wales offers support and guidance to existing SME’s and national companies either on or off-site, to solve technical problems, develop new products and processes, HACCP, training staff, supplier approval and gaining third party accreditations such as SALSA or BRC, and much more. Many National companies use Food Centre Wales to develop their new products, as the rural location of the centre is ideally positioned away from the prying eyes of any competitors!
The centre boasts a dedicated Innovation and Manufacturing Hub with unrivalled facilities available for commercial hire or to develop and trial new or existing products. Expert Food Technologists assist the use of the processing areas and equipment, whilst offering advice and guidance throughout.
The 7 separate Food Centre Wales processing areas are fitted to the highest standards and can be used to manufacture a wide range of products including dairy, meat, confectionary, vegetable and bakery. Storage space for chilled and frozen goods is also provided. The facilities are well suited to new and existing businesses that are looking to start commercial manufacture on a small scale.
Unique to Wales, the Food Centre Wales also boasts four individual Modular Food Production Units, which provide manufacturing facilities for start-ups ready to use, providing the ideal next step for smaller companies to take. The units are food grade ready to a high standard and can be leased up to a 5 year period.
For more information please visit www.foodcentrewales.org.uk or phone 01559 362230.
Situated at Horeb, Llandysul SA44 4JG