Veg box firm joins Jackson's
Abel & Cole has today confirmed it has joined the William Jackson Food Group.
The chairman of the organic veg box retailer, which founded the company nearly 25 years ago, said he was delighted to be partnering with WJFG – the company which also owns Jackson’s Bakery and Aunt Bessie’s.
Keith Abel, founder and Chairman of Abel & Cole said: “This is great news for us. We’re excited about the future.
“With our new partners, we have the security and stability we need to grow and flourish. By joining a family business, which respects and understands us, we can carry on delivering the best veg boxes imaginable to our wonderful customers.”
Norman Soutar, Chief Executive of the William Jackson Food Group, said: “We are a 160-year-old family business with strong values and are delighted to be welcoming Abel & Cole, a business we have admired for many years, to our family.
“Abel & Cole has some exciting plans for the future and now they are part of the William Jackson Food Group we can provide support to help them realise their ambitions.”