For over thirty years the business has been proud to win numerous awards in a range of different fields including; customer service, product innovation, manufacturing practice and as an employer of choice.  We are particularly proud of our recent success at the Best Factory Awards where we were crowned “Factory of the Year”.

Our numerous awards proudly displayed:-



  • NIVO Consumables Supplier of the Year


  • Best Factory Awards :  Factory of the Year 2012
  • Best Factory Awards : Best SME (2nd year running)
  • Best Factory Awards : Best Household and General Products Plant
  • Best Factory Awards : People Management
  • Best Companies One Star Accreditation
  • Investors in People Re-Accredited


  •  Best Factory Awards : Winner of Most Improved Plant,
  •  Best Factory Awards : Best Small /Medium Enterprise,
  •  Best Factory Awards : Skills  Development
  •  Best Factory Awards : Highly Commended : Best Household and General Product Plant
  • Quality in Credit Management Award


  • BRC A* Accreditation


  • Guardians “Britain’s Top 100 Employers”


  • Best Factory Awards:  Winner of Best Household and General Products Plant
  • Best Factory Awards:  Winner of People Management Award


  • Best Product Innovation, Winner, Milfresh Skimmed Milk (Auto Vending)
  • Best Health Product Innovation, Winner, Milfresh HVO Free Whitener (Auto Vending)


  • Food & Drink Federation Community Partnership (Large Companies) – Bronze Award Winner


  • Galaxy Hot Chocolate voted Best Hot Beverage at Catering Excellence Awards


  • Manufacturing Excellence Winner, Food Manufacturing Magazine
  • IUKE Best Overall Host, Winner
  • Industry Week European Best Plan Award, Winner
  • Growing Business Awards – Best Innovation, Runner Up
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Aimia Voted Supplier of the Year

Aimia Foods has been voted supplier of the year by the respected vending buying business 'NIVO' in their Consumables category.  More »

NEW Milfresh milk sticks moo-ve into UK foodservice!

For the convenient no-fuss provision of milk, look no further than new Milfresh granulated 100% skimmed milk single-serve sticks from Aimia Foods, which are now available in UK foodservice. More »

Students Triumph at the “DOLMIO® & UNCLE BEN’S® Foodservice Student Catering Challenge” Live Cook-Off Final!

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Galaxy Hot Chocolate Fund Opens for its Sixth Year

  Research carried out by GALAXY Hot Chocolate, in partnership with UK Fundraising, revealed that eighty per cent of charities and community groups fundraise in any way they can to secure vital funds.  And when it comes to volunteers, eighty-five per cent of organisations say they could not exist without those people who go above and beyond the call of duty*. More »

New Baking Mixes from Mars Chocolate Drinks & Treats

Mars Chocolate Drinks and Treats has extended its range of cookie mixes with the launch of new GALAXY Double Chocolate Brownie Mix and SKITTLES Cookie Mix. More »

Student Catering Challenge – Cook-Off Live Final

  To support the hugely popular range of UNCLE BEN’S® and DOLMIO® ready-to-use Foodservice sauces and rice products, Aimia Foods has launched a brand new challenge aimed exclusively at catering students. More »

Christmas Wishes from Aimia Foods

  We traditionally host a Christmas card competition inviting the children of our colleagues and families to create a design, which we turn into a greeting card and send to our valued business partners across the UK. More »

School’s food prep time HALVED with DOLMIO® and UNCLE BEN’S® Ready-To-Use Sauces

  For school caterers requiring a consistent, quality and flexible ingredient, the DOLMIO® and UNCLE BEN’S® Ready to Use Sauces are must use products. Linda Banks, Catering Manager for over 900 pupils at Reddish Vale High School, explains how life in the kitchen has dramatically improved since purchasing UNCLE BEN’S® and DOLMIO®  Ready to Use Sauces: More »

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