Müller announce £60m investment plan

Published 3 November 16

Müller Milk & Ingredients have announced a proposal to invest £60m into upgrading capabilities and operational efficiencies at the following sites; Bridgwater, Droitwich, Foston, Manchester and Severnside. This is part of a £100m plus investment plan covering all of its business in the coming 18 months.

As part of these development plans, the processor plans to commence a phased wind down of the Chadwell Heath dairy in North East London, also over an 18 month period. A decision will be made on this following a 45 day consultation starting on 10 November. 

Müller has previously announced a £15m investment in Bellshill, Scotland as well as reversing the decision to close the Hanworth Dairy in South West London, which services its ‘milk&more’ business.