Wagon Wheel maker sells factory in the Wirral
The firm behind the iconic Wagon Wheels brand has sold its chocolate factory in the Wirral to a Swiss company.
Burton’s Biscuit Company, which also makes Maryland Cookies and Jammie Dodgers, has sold its factory to Barry Callebault for an undisclosed amount.
The sale is part of long-term deal with the Swiss chocolate company, which will continue to supply more than 12,000 tonnes of chocolate a year to Burton's.
The Swiss business has confirmed it will keep on the 48 staff who work at the factory in Moreton and carry on maki... You can carry on reading TheBusinessDesk.com for free, but you have reached the maximum number of pages an unregistered user can view. To register for an account, click here or login below...