Tyrrells’ boss David Milner praises the benefits of apprenticeship schemes, as does Tyrrells apprentice Alice Topham

Apprentices key for rural food firms: Tyrrells boss

By Rick Pendrous

Food and drink businesses in rural areas could benefit significantly by setting up apprenticeship programmes, claims the boss of Tyrrells, the crisp producer recently sold to US popcorn maker Amplify Snack Brands for £300M.

Tyrrells crisps was sold for £300M

Tyrrells crisps sold in £300M deal

By Matt Atherton

Premium crisp manufacturer Tyrrells has been sold by Investcorp to Amplify Snack Brands, in a deal worth £300M.

Premium crisp maker Tyrrells was founded in 2002 by farmer Will Chase

Tyrrells sold for £100M

By Rod Addy

Investcorp has bought crisp firm Tyrrells today (August 1) for £100M in what represents a rare foray into the food and drink manufacturing sector for the self-styled alternative investment company.


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