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As a key supplier of malt ingredients, malt extracts and concentrates to the UK and international food industry markets, we always welcome the opportunity to contribute to industry news and insights.

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Latest news stories

Our latest news stories are featured below.

Demand for Gluten-free flours from EDME increases 6-fold in 2 years

The Mill – Three Years On It’s three years since ingredient producers EDME, based in Mistley, on the Essex-Suffolk border, opened their gluten-free mill.  What was once a disused, run-down building on the site was transformed into a state-of the art flour mill, and the company is celebrating its success. Demand for its gluten-free flours Read more…

Fibre Deficit Solved by Wholegrain says Food Ingredient Producers EDME

Britons aren’t getting enough fibre. Despite a recommendation of 30g a day, most people are getting just 18g. That’s 40% too little. Food ingredient producers EDME think the solution is simple – being sure to eat foods containing wholegrain ingredients. Rye in particular is recommended. “We’ve all heard about getting our five a day of Read more…

Site Services

Edme has a sizeable site that needs to be clean and tidy at all times. We are looking for a fit, energetic individual to ensure that this is achieved. The job involves manual cleaning duties in the production/ancillary areas and outside. The successful candidate will be part of the Site Services team, working full time Read more…

Warehouse Supervisor

­­­Job Title:      Warehouse Supervisor Salary: £28819.32 Reports to: Production & Warehouse Manager Reports: This role has up to 8 direct reports and up to 45 indirect reports             Direct reports consist of Warehouse Operatives/ Warehouse Team-Leader             Indirect reports consist of Supervisors, Production Operatives, Hygiene    Operatives, Transport and engineers in the event of the Read more…

Apprenticeship system comes in to its own with Luke at EDME

We have a new food technologist, Luke Nesbitt, who is moving on up from his role as an apprentice.  Joining with little knowledge of the food industry, he quickly learned the science of food production, and how to apply it.  He will now create and test new products, adding to EDME’s expanding product catalogue. “The Read more…

Appointment of technical and operations director

EDME has recently recruited a new operations and technical director. The new director, Metin Fevzi, will oversee the production of the tens of thousands of tonnes of flour and flakes which go out of EDME’s door every year. From grain intake and cleaning, production and packaging, to delivery to customers, his role is to ensure Read more…

Celebrating National Apprenticeship Week 2017

This week   (6 – 10 March) is National Apprenticeship week. Over a period of time, EDME has taken on a number of apprentices and trainees – some now filling vital, full time, permanent roles in the business. These include site director Jason Powell who started his career at the company on a youth training scheme. That Read more…

Appointment of new sales manager, Ashley Clinton

EDME are pleased to announce the appointment of new sales manager Ashley Clinton. He will become the point of contact for customers who are experimenting, innovating, producing and selling in a growing market. Before joining EDME, Clinton worked with Sukrin, who produce natural, low sugar, low carb, gluten-free easy-to-bake mixes and ingredients. “Ashley’s experience with Read more…

BEHIND THE DOORS – Helping Produce the Right Ingredients For a Healthier Britain

  Behind the doors of every business there are many stories to tell.. In Mistley there’s a company whose products are relevant to everyone with an interest in a healthy diet – and everyone who is keen on supporting the local economy. It produces natural wholegrain ingredients and supplies them to bakers and food manufacturers Read more…

We’re hiring!

We have four vacancies available at EDME which are open until 13th January 2017. Follow this link for further details: 

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