Dawn Foods completes sale of European frozen business
Cold frozen uncooked croissant dough just out of a freezer.

Dawn Foods sold its frozen bakery manufacturing business in Europe, Africa, the Middle East, Asia, and the Pacific (AMEAP), to Europastry. The sale includes Dawn’s frozen bakery manufacturing plant located in Steenbergen, The Netherlands, R&D capabilities based in Evesham, UK, and all associated customer relationships in the region purchasing Dawn-produced frozen products, the company announced on December 13.

“Dawn and Europastry have been partners for many years, providing great American bakery products to customers across Europe and AMEAP,” said Dawn Foods’ Chief Executive Officer, Carrie Jones-Barber. “As we continue to focus on our long-term strategic goals, Dawn’s focus in the Europe & AMEAP region is on driving growth in bakery ingredients. We look forward to continuing to work with Europastry, along with all customers in this region, to help them grow their business with our fantastic bakery ingredients and tailored solutions.”

Dawn Foods will continue to manufacture and distribute bakery ingredients across Europe & AMEAP, North America, and Latin America.

Europastry specializes in frozen bakery and is present in more than 80 countries, with more than 5,000 bakers, 22 production plants and 33 sales offices.

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