Company Directory / Kendal Nutricare Ltd

Business Description

"Welcome to Kendal Nutricare (KNC) located in the English Lake District next to the National Park.

We are a British pharmaceutical research company, specialising in the manufacture of world class health care products for the entire lifecycle, from infant formulas and cereals to adult formulas, from pharma grade Anti Allergen and Lactose free powders to Complete meals.

For over 50 years the factory in Kendal has produced for famous brands such as GSK, Boots, Meiji, Nutricia, United Pharmaceuticals, H J Heinz, Hero and Danone. The company is managed by an experienced team and is backed up by highly qualified process engineers, operative technicians, laboratory microbiologists and research scientists. Many of them with over 25 years experience in the health care industry.

We export to global markets under the following accreditations: BRC Grade AA, Halal certification and international ISO 14001. The UK Authorities inspect the factory each year under the European regulation 853/2004. The current approval for our factory number UK KL 020 EC was in June 2015.

We continue to drive improvement by reinvesting in sustainability programmes, new technologies and partnering with leading British Universities, Colleges and research centres.

Our History

1900 Glaxo introduce roller dried infant milk
1930’s Glaxo refine formula to include Vitamin D for bone development
1962 Glaxo establish Kendal factory
1968 Glaxo buy Farley’s brand and consolidate food business Farley Health Products in 1976
1986 Boots buy Farley Health Products
1993 BS5750/ ISO9001 accreditation
1994 H J Heinz buy Farley’s Health Products
1999 Kendal becomes Centre of Excellence for Infant Formula and Cereals.
2000 ISO 14001 (environment) accreditation
2003 ISO 9001 2000 accreditation
2007 BRC accreditation grade A
June 2015 Kendal Nutricare Ltd. buy H J Heinz factory in Kendal
November 2015 China Registration with CNCA
2016 BRC accreditation grade AA level 7
July 2016 Kendamil launched at CBME Shanghai
August 2016 Kendamil 900g launched in EH Booths
August 2016 Kendamil Mehadrin 800g launched in London, Manchester and Liverpool
September 2016 Kendamil 400g launched MENA"

Registered Address

Mint Bridge Road
Mint Bridge Road

Contact Details

Key Data

Company Number
Private Limited Company
Company Age
5 years
January 15, 2015
Nature of Business
10519 - Manufacture of other milk products
Year End
April 5
Accounts Due
January 5, 2021
Latest Accounts
March 31, 2019