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About Kepak

Kepak is a global food company serving international retailers and food service household names with prime cuts of meat, on-trend food concepts and ready-for-market convenience foods. Their meat is sourced primarily from quality assured farms and their beef and lamb is pasture-grazed for most of the year.

Be it fresh meat crafted by their master butchers (such as McIntosh Donald and St.Merryn) or their famous brands (such as Rustler’s, Big Al’s and John Stone), Kepak offer a total foodservice solution with the premium quality their customers demand.

Overview – Red Meat UK (RMUK) Division

Kepak Red Meat UK (consisting of two brands; St Merryn and McIntosh Donald), operates from three sites within the UK. McIntosh Donald, in Aberdeen has the capacity to slaughter 2,500 lambs and 1,800-2000 cattle per week. St. Merryn in Merthyr Tydfil has combined beef and lamb processing and packing facilities, with the capacity to slaughter 20,000 lambs and 2,000 cattle per week while their second St. Merryn site in Bodmin, Cornwall has the capacity to slaughter 1,500 cattle per week.

Kepak have dedicated retail packing capabilities within their business and offer beef and lamb products ranging from retail ready cuts for butchers’ counters to branded packaged meat, all as part of their service.

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Their Values, Culture & Vision

Kepak's founder, Noel Keating, was a second-generation master butcher and his entrepreneurial spirit lives on in Kepak. They are, to this day, family-owned and run, which creates an open, positive, and genuinely welcoming working environment.

In a challenging and dynamic environment, their philosophy is always to be ‘more than’. Kepak is more than tradition, more than quality, more than meat and more than a job.

Kepak are comitted to fostering a culture of inclusivity throughout the business. They firmly believe that embracing diverse perspectives leads to improved decision-making, enhanced creativity, and a stronger team.

Kepak have become the first food business in the UK to offer free training places in partnership with the National Skills Academy for Food & Drink, encouraging infdividuals to consider a career in the food industry. The Food Passports initiative gives participants the opportunity to complete courses relating to the food and drink industry. Kepak is also pledging to gaurentee an interview for every candidate who completed the course.

Awards & Recognitions

Kepak have won a Grocery Aid Gold Award for the support they have given through raising awareness, fundraising and volunteering throughout 2022. 

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