Animal Feed, feeding the livestock industry

Our dedicated technical team bring expertise and offer solutions in formulation development and process optimisation.


The Food Centre is a technical facility jointly run between British Sugar and Silver Spoon, providing unrivalled expertise, facilities and service. For British Sugar it offers the focal point of our comprehensive technical support to food and drink manufacturers.


A well equipped technical facility

The process and analytical equipment enables us to test and recommend tailored blends or speciality sugars to provide solutions or streamline production methods.


New product development

We can help you spot opportunities for new and existing products. Our formula for success is simple - to help you develop and manufacture products simpler, faster and more efficiently.


Whether grocery or bakery, dairy or soft drinks, confectionery or pharmaceutical, we work in partnership with you to develop established products, extend a range, reduce costs or improve efficiency.


Sugar product selection advice

Our technologists understand how sugars perform in all applications and use this knowledge to help you find solutions and develop new products.


Bespoke samples

Our bespoke samples and express despatch service will help ensure your development process runs as smoothly as possible.


Recipe refinement

Our technologists all have successful product launches to their credit and know how to deliver effective solutions. They also offer a wealth of technical manufacturing and industrial experience beyond

British Sugar.



Taking new line concepts through pilot trials and on to full scale production means balancing innovation with factory floor limitations.