Knowsley Manufacturing Network

March 1, 2018, 8:30 - 10:00 Olympic Oils Ltd


Olympic Oils Ltd is one of the UK’s largest packers and distributers of edible vegetable oils and fats, and a major producer of sauces and mayonnaise. Their products are used every day throughout the UK by food manufacturers, caterers, restaurants and many other retailers and wholesalers. The company won SME Manufacturer of the Year at the Knowsley Business Awards in November 2017. Olympic Oils is located at a large modern site in Whiston, just off junction 6 of the M62, and serves all areas of the United Kingdom as well as export business into the EU, UAE and China.

08:30 Arrive (refreshments served)

09:00 Welcome from Rod Wah (Managing Director, Beverston Engineering and Chairman of Knowsley Manufacturing Network)

09:05 Waleed Ghani (Commercial Manager, Olympic Foods)
Overview of Olympic Oils Ltd: Including history of the company, product range, company capabilities, future investment plans, and membership of Knowsley business community

09:10 Ian Loveridge (Sales Manager, Olympic Foods)
Discussion of the challenges and opportunities of sales in the food industry, with reference to Brexit, exports, and commodity markets

09:20: Short tour of manufacturing site

09:50 Q&A and Close

All delegates must book in advance to assist with catering and security requirements please use the link below to reserve your place

If you are a manufacturer there is no charge for you to attend this meeting – see our terms and conditions


Olympic Oils Ltd, Fallows Way, Whiston, Prescot, L35 1RZ


Members: Free (Manufacturers only)
Non-Members: Free (Manufacturers only)

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