At Kepak we take great pride in providing a high quality, sustainable, considered and innovative supply chain. We strive to optimise at each step of our supply chain, from sourcing quality assured cattle to producing bespoke products for our customers.
Livestock Sourced With Integrity
Kepak is committed to providing the highest levels of quality and animal welfare. We work with Quality Assured cattle, sheep and pig farmers to source the highest quality, best tasting products for our customer base. We work closely with our farmer suppliers and are leaders in Agricultural Sustainability projects.
Bespoke Product Producing
Our products are produced to client specification, selecting the best raw material to ensure the exact finished product with minimum waste. We source livestock based on breed, age, weight and animal grade.
OUR INTEGRATED SUPPLY CHAIN
SOURCED WITH INTEGRITY
We work with Quality Assured cattle, sheep and pig farmers to source the highest quality livestock
The end product is designed with consumers trends and insights in mind to meet customer demands
From health and nutrition to packaging and products, innovation is in the centre of everything we do.
We source livestock based on breed, age, weight and animal grade to produce to client specification
MEAT PROCESSING OPTIMISATION
Our meat processing is continually being optimised to reduce waste and create added value for our customers
Optimised Meat Processing
Our meat processing is continually being optimised to reduce waste and create added value for our customers. We adopt a ‘Nose to tail’ approach, using as much of the animal as possible and work with Food Cloud to ensure no food fit for human consumption is wasted.
Our animals are processed at the highest animal welfare standards. We are committed to making sure animal welfare is of paramount importance, adhering to strict policies that reduce animal stress and create a high quality product. We aim to reduce packaging waste year on year though product and packaging innovation to ensure that our process is sustainable and efficient.
Innovation is at the heart of our supply chain
Striving for innovation is integral to our company culture. From health and nutrition to packaging and product innovation, we are always looking for the next improvement. Our Centre of Excellence is our innovation hub, a place where customers and producers can benefit from Kepak’s trend and innovation workshops and training days.
OUR SUPPLY CHAIN VALUE ADD
Kepak Centres of Excellence and Innovation
Kepak Centres of Excellence and InnovationOur centres allow our customers to experience the user journey. Kepak’s food concepts bring the customer through the whole process from branding to cooking and serving the product.
Health ProfilesReformulation of our products to improve traffic light profile (reducing salt, sugar, fat%) and produce the healthiest product offering to meet consumers demands.
Agri InitiativesKepak is dedicated to the future sustainability of farming. In recent years, we have invested in several projects and initiatives with our suppliers and customers to support the profitability and efficiency of Irish farming
Packaging CapabilitiesContinuous improvement on packaging capabilities in effort to reduce waste. Kepak Kirkham altered their packaging solution resulting in saving 16.5t of plastic a year.
BREXIT READY: Customs Simplification
We have secured Authorised Economic Operator (AEO) approval from Irish Customs. This certifies our supply chain security and allows us to benefit from streamlined customs procedures throughout the EU and beyond. We can satisfy customs requirements in minimal time and get our tasty award-winning products to our customers without delay/in top condition