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Profura Announces the Acquisition of Framptons Ltd.

Profura is a privately owned Gothenburg-based investment company that invests across industries, focusing on long-term co-ownership. We are proud to announce the acquisition of Framptons Ltd., a renowned UK-based food and beverage company mainly known for its oat drink production.

With effect from today, Framptons will be owned by Provator, a wholly owned subsidiary of the Profura group. Provator specializes in turn-around cases, providing the knowledge, support and financial stability that will provide a platform for future growth and expansion for Framptons.

Framptons Ltd., based in Shepton Mallet, UK, is a prominent name in the food and drinks industry, with a heritage that can be traced back to 1898. Known for its locally produced high-quality products and community involvement, Framptons has been a key player in the industry, contributing significantly to the local economy.

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A world class processor of liquid foods

Since 1898 we have been an award winning family owned business based in Shepton Mallet in Somerset.

With a heritage of more than a century in the food industry, we have developed renowned processing facilities at our factory in Somerset, and have an knowledgeable, enthusiastic and experienced team.

We are known throughout the trade for our general attitude of relishing a challenge, a “can do” attitude that continues to help us drive our business forward by serving our customers.

Service and quality are paramount to us, which is why we are consistently chosen by leading brand owners to process and pack their products.

Our family values are apparent and are applied throughout all aspects of the business. These virtues of persistence, patience and innovation are key to our success and we have been fortunate to have our capabilities recognised through a number of recent awards.


Our facilities are approved by many food manufacturing and foodservice companies and we hold the BRCGS accreditation – AA certified as well as several other credits including:

  • Soil Association Organic
  • Marks & Spencer – Food Safety Good / Integrity outstanding/ Ethical Silver
  • ASDA BRC Bolt on & Free From
  • China Organic (CNCA + Chinese Quality Certification)
  • Fairtrade
  • Rain Forest Alliance
  • Lion Egg
  • Red Tractor
  • RSPO Certification
  • UTZ