John McCann, managing director and founder of one of the UK’s leading food manufacturers, Willowbrook Foods, has been bestowed the honour of a Member of the British Empire (MBE) in recognition of his outstanding services to the food industry and the community in Northern Ireland. Mr McCann was formally presented with his MBE by HRH…Details
The time of year has come around again were Willowbrook welcomes another placement student. This years student is a Miss Kathryn Aston who has recently joined the NPD team. She is currently in her 2nd year of study for an undergraduate MSci in Food Science and Food Security at Queens University, Belfast. Kathryn will be…Details
Willowbrook Foods proudly won an award for ‘Best New Service and Product of the Year’ CEO, MBE John McCann received this award for securing a major contract with Alpha Catering. The Killinchy Fresh food company has been contracted to supply a unique wide range of salads for more than 130 international airlines worldwide. This is an exciting…Details
CEO of Willowbrook Foods discusses the lettuce crisis with Countryfile presenter Tom Heap.
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John McCann: ‘My father said to me, here are two or three fields for you to grow veg… let’s see what you can do’
He’s a champion sailor who came third in the world championships in 1983, and the son who turned his back on the family farm on the shores of Strangford Lough — only to return and transform it into one of the UK’s most successful salad companies with annual sales of around £23m. And at 72,…Details