Kettering ‘free from’ food firm scoops award

The Alpro production line in Burton Latimer
The Alpro production line in Burton Latimer

A food firm based near Kettering has won an award in a competition to find the UK best ‘free from’ food products.

Alpro, which has a production facility in Burton Latimer, were awarded the prize for the best free from alternatives and lactose free products as part of the national Free From People’s Choice awards.

The awards are hosted by food intolerance website Foods You Can and the winners are decided by the general public.

Business woman Bunmi Scott, founder of Foods You Can said: “The 2014 awards have been our most successful to date.

“We had even more specific categories, which prompted even more votes from the free from community which consists of people suffering intolerance and allergies.”

“I am delighted to see how many people got involved the awards.

“I know from personal experience that free from eaters are really passionate about their food, and it’s wonderful to see customers having their say about the brands that feed them every day.”

Visit for more information about the awards.