Corporate profile

pladis is one of the fastest growing global snacking companies, based in the UK. Formed in 2016, we are the proud steward of over 300 years of family baking and confectionery experience, and home much loved brand McVitie’s.

At heart we are bakers and chocolatiers. We’re good at what we do, and our technical strength and ability to compete across the spectrum of the snacks market can’t be matched.

The expertise of our 17,000 global workforce spans 34 factories in 13 countries, and is founded on collaboration, agility and resilience. pladis people are passionate about what they do, using their insightful knowledge of consumers to fulfil our promise ‘to bring happiness to the world with every bite’. This, combined with rapid speed to market abilities, means we understand what people want to eat and can bring it to them quickly – wherever they are in the world.

Within two years of forming pladis, we’re one of the fastest growing companies in the sector, with annual revenues in 2017 of £3.5 billion. We’ve expanded into new markets and used our global footprint to grow our brands and products in new and innovative ways – and now we have the potential to reach more than 4 billion people around the world.