Consumer Foods

Our Consumer Foods division (Kerry Foods) is an industry-leading manufacturer of chilled food products primarily to the Irish and UK markets.

Meet Kerry Foods

Kerry Foods has many strong and well loved brands including Dairygold, Richmond, Fridge Raiders, Strings and Things, and Denny. These brands can be found in kitchens, supermarkets, service stations, convenience stores and entertainment venues the length and breadth of Ireland and the UK. In addition to these brands, we also have a presence in direct-to-consumer and food-to-go markets. Kerry Foods also manufactures customer branded products, which can be found in leading supermarkets in Ireland and the UK.

Key to the success of Kerry Foods is its ability to focus on best positioning its offering in the changing marketplace to drive further growth.


Products and solutions

Everyday Fresh Meat

  • No.1 sausage brand in GB
  • No.1 cooked meats brand in Ireland     

Our Meats category consists of Sausages, Bacon Rashers, Puddings and Meat Snacks. We are a leading manufacturer of breakfast products and meat snacks in Ireland and UK markets.

Our meat products are primarily marketed under our own brands, Denny, Galtee and Richmond. In Ireland, Denny is the leading brand of breakfast products, while Galtee has a strong heritage in bacon rashers and Richmond is the leading brand of sausages in the UK market.

Kerry Foods’ cooked meats markets include hams and other meats sold in bulk or prepack, often for use in sandwiches, components for meals and meat snacks.

Meat-free
As many consumers look to reduce their meat Intake we've evolved our Denny and Richmond ranges to Include meat-free options. Whether It's a meat-free Richmond sausage, a meat-free Denny burger or a product from our dedicated meat-free brand, Naked Glory, we've got a range of tasty offerings to ensure a variety of options for meat-reducing consumers.

Everyday Fresh Dairy

  • No.1 dairy spreads brand in Ireland
  • No.1 cheese brand in Ireland
  • No.1 customer brand dairy spreads in GB

Butters, Dairy Spreads, and Low-fat Spreads
We manufacture and market our own leading brands: Dairygold, Low Low, Pure and Golden Cow. We are the largest supplier of Private Label dairy spreads, supplying all major retailers, including a wide variety of sub segments:

  • Buttery Spreads
  • Reduced Fat Spreads
  • Non Dairy Spreads
  • Cholesterol Reducing Spreads
  • Spreadable Butters


Cheese Category
Our brands compete in children’s cheese snacks, natural cheese (block, slices and grated), and in processed cheese segments and our leading cheese brands include Strings & Things and Charleville Cheese.

We are one of the leading suppliers of cheese products under Private Label in the UK and Ireland, in the following segments:

  • Cheese Slices
  • IWS (Individually Wrapped Slices)
  • Tubs
  • Triangles
  • Spreadable cheese
  • Grated cheese

Convenience Meal Solutions

  • No.1 GB customer brand convenience meal solutions

Kerry Foods is a market leader in chilled and frozen prepared meals in Ireland and the UK. The meal solutions category comprises chilled ready meals and ready to eat products, predominantly Private Label for many major grocery retailers. Chilled ready meals are cooked and need to be reheated in a microwave or oven, while ready to cook contain raw ingredients and must be cooked in the home in an oven or on the hob.

As a leading producer of meal solutions products in the UK and Ireland, we have a unique combination of skills enabling us to create delicious, affordable and healthy food for every occasion. We also produce a range of meat-free products under the Naked Glory brand for consumers who are looking to reduce the amount of meat they eat.

Frozen ready meals are a staple for many families in the UK, offering convenient, tasty and nutritious meals with a wide variety of cuisines. We combine our fantastic chef and cuisine skills with the efficiency of our state of the art manufacturing facility in Carrickmacross, Ireland to produce a wide range of meal offerings. Under the Oakhouse Foods brand we deliver a wide range of delicious frozen ready meals and desserts which can be cooked straight from frozen to make them quick and easy to enjoy.

Food-to-go

  • No.1 snacking brand in GB (combined Kids Cheese and Meat category)

Kerry Foods is an emerging leader in Food-to-go. Cheestrings is already established as the No.1 kids cheese snack in the UK and is steadily growing its position across mainland European markets. In the adult cheese snacking category, Kerry Foods has a range of products under brands including Fridge Raiders and Charleville.

In the meat snacks sector, Fridge Raiders is one of the best loved and fastest growing brands of snack meats in the UK, and has strong market positions.

Rollover acquired by Kerry Foods in 2015 continues to extend Kerry Foods’ ‘hot-to-go’ offering and to broaden distribution into the leisure and foodservice sectors.

Everyday Fresh Meat

Everyday Fresh Meat

  • No.1 sausage brand in GB
  • No.1 cooked meats brand in Ireland     

Our Meats category consists of Sausages, Bacon Rashers, Puddings and Meat Snacks. We are a leading manufacturer of breakfast products and meat snacks in Ireland and UK markets.

Our meat products are primarily marketed under our own brands, Denny, Galtee and Richmond. In Ireland, Denny is the leading brand of breakfast products, while Galtee has a strong heritage in bacon rashers and Richmond is the leading brand of sausages in the UK market.

Kerry Foods’ cooked meats markets include hams and other meats sold in bulk or prepack, often for use in sandwiches, components for meals and meat snacks.

Meat-free
As many consumers look to reduce their meat Intake we've evolved our Denny and Richmond ranges to Include meat-free options. Whether It's a meat-free Richmond sausage, a meat-free Denny burger or a product from our dedicated meat-free brand, Naked Glory, we've got a range of tasty offerings to ensure a variety of options for meat-reducing consumers.

Everyday Fresh Dairy

Everyday Fresh Dairy

  • No.1 dairy spreads brand in Ireland
  • No.1 cheese brand in Ireland
  • No.1 customer brand dairy spreads in GB

Butters, Dairy Spreads, and Low-fat Spreads
We manufacture and market our own leading brands: Dairygold, Low Low, Pure and Golden Cow. We are the largest supplier of Private Label dairy spreads, supplying all major retailers, including a wide variety of sub segments:

  • Buttery Spreads
  • Reduced Fat Spreads
  • Non Dairy Spreads
  • Cholesterol Reducing Spreads
  • Spreadable Butters


Cheese Category
Our brands compete in children’s cheese snacks, natural cheese (block, slices and grated), and in processed cheese segments and our leading cheese brands include Strings & Things and Charleville Cheese.

We are one of the leading suppliers of cheese products under Private Label in the UK and Ireland, in the following segments:

  • Cheese Slices
  • IWS (Individually Wrapped Slices)
  • Tubs
  • Triangles
  • Spreadable cheese
  • Grated cheese

Convenience Meal Solutions

Convenience Meal Solutions

  • No.1 GB customer brand convenience meal solutions

Kerry Foods is a market leader in chilled and frozen prepared meals in Ireland and the UK. The meal solutions category comprises chilled ready meals and ready to eat products, predominantly Private Label for many major grocery retailers. Chilled ready meals are cooked and need to be reheated in a microwave or oven, while ready to cook contain raw ingredients and must be cooked in the home in an oven or on the hob.

As a leading producer of meal solutions products in the UK and Ireland, we have a unique combination of skills enabling us to create delicious, affordable and healthy food for every occasion. We also produce a range of meat-free products under the Naked Glory brand for consumers who are looking to reduce the amount of meat they eat.

Frozen ready meals are a staple for many families in the UK, offering convenient, tasty and nutritious meals with a wide variety of cuisines. We combine our fantastic chef and cuisine skills with the efficiency of our state of the art manufacturing facility in Carrickmacross, Ireland to produce a wide range of meal offerings. Under the Oakhouse Foods brand we deliver a wide range of delicious frozen ready meals and desserts which can be cooked straight from frozen to make them quick and easy to enjoy.

Food-to-go

Food-to-go

  • No.1 snacking brand in GB (combined Kids Cheese and Meat category)

Kerry Foods is an emerging leader in Food-to-go. Cheestrings is already established as the No.1 kids cheese snack in the UK and is steadily growing its position across mainland European markets. In the adult cheese snacking category, Kerry Foods has a range of products under brands including Fridge Raiders and Charleville.

In the meat snacks sector, Fridge Raiders is one of the best loved and fastest growing brands of snack meats in the UK, and has strong market positions.

Rollover acquired by Kerry Foods in 2015 continues to extend Kerry Foods’ ‘hot-to-go’ offering and to broaden distribution into the leisure and foodservice sectors.

Manufacturing expertise

Kerry Foods is one of the largest and most technologically advanced food manufacturers in Europe, spanning three major technologies: Everyday Fresh, Convenience Meal Solutions and Food-to-go. With rapidly changing trends in consumer needs, our Innovation and Research & Development teams continuously work with customers and consumer forums to provide innovative offerings for today’s market.

Kerry Foods has manufacturing facilities throughout Ireland and the UK, with an extensive distribution network in both countries. We are committed to supplying outstanding quality, value and service to our customers. Underpinning this focus is our commitment to promoting product innovation to respond creatively and competitively to the needs of consumers as a category leader in the chilled foods sector.




Our brands

Kerry Foods markets some of the best known and best performing brands in the chilled food sector.


Kerry is part of the Food Industry Initiative on Antimicrobials which has the stated vision of ‘Retailers, manufacturers, processors and food service companies coming together to promote and support responsible antimicrobial use and action on antimicrobial resistance. The intention of this initiative is to support and engage with existing industry groups working in this area, ensuring work is aligned, avoiding duplication of effort.