Premier Foods has acquired meat-free brand Quorn as part of its &£172m takeover of Marlow Foods. Premier is expected to increase the brand’s marketing budget and restructure Marlow’s marketing department. With retail sales of &£95m, Quorn will become Premier’s biggest branded product. It joins a portfolio that includes Branston, Typhoo, Loyd Grossman and Ambrosia.
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