NEWCASTLE, England, January 12 /PRNewswire/ -- Recent reports in the Sunday
Times incorrectly identified
Newcastle Productions Ltd. as the brand licence owner for Findus in the UK,
this is inaccurate. Newcastle Productions Ltd manufacture the products, it
does not own the licence to market Findus products in the UK and Ireland.
The correct brand licence-owner is Findus Ltd. This business
is not going into administration but continues to own and market some of the
country's most-loved frozen food brands such as Create a Stir, Crispy
Pancakes and Findus 'the Fisherman' Fish Fingers. Findus brand is showing
year on year growth of 32% and is the fastest grown Frozen Savoury brand in
the UK within the top 10 Frozen Savoury brands. *
Notes to Editors:
* All data is taken from TNS Worldpanel, 52 w/e July 13, 2008.