Associated British Foods

What Does Associated British Foods Do?

Associated British Foods is a British multinational food processing and retailing company based in London. It is a constituent of the FTSE 100 Index.

ABF is the world’s second-largest producer of sugar and baker’s yeast and a major producer of other ingredients like emulsifiers, enzymes and lactose. ABF’s grocery division is a major manufacturer of both branded and private label grocery products and includes brands like Mazola, Ovaltine, Ryvita, Jordans and Twinings.

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The company’s retail division Primary, has around 350 stores with almost 14 million sq ft of retail space across Austria, Belgium, France, Germany, Italy, Ireland, the Netherlands, Portugal, Spain, the UK and the United States.