Tilda (food manufacturer)

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Tilda is the brand name used since 1970 for a rice and related food products company now headquartered in Rainham, England and with offices in Dubai, (UAE) and Delhi (India). [1]

Its basmati rice is the top-selling rice in the United Kingdom. [2] Since 1994, they have operated Tilda Foodservice, providing professional kitchens with a variety of uncooked dry and frozen rice products. The brand is now over 50 years old, selling a variety of product and not just their basmati rice but other varieties of dry rice, microwave convenience rice as well as a range of rice suitable for children.

The company was purchased in 2014 by US group Hain Celestial. [1] Hain Celestial Group sold the company to Spanish group Ebro Foods in August 2019. [3]

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  1. 1 2 Armstrong, Ashley (13 January 2014). "Tilda rice bought by US food group Hain Celestial". The Telegraph. Retrieved 3 January 2018.
  2. Thakrar, Vipul (22 January 1995). "Uganda Asians: Then and Now, Here and There, We contributed, We contribute" . Retrieved 3 January 2018.
  3. Pazos, Luis Peña (28 August 2019). "Acquisition of Tilda" (PDF). Letter to National Securities Market Commission. Retrieved 30 May 2020.

Coordinates: 51°30′05″N0°10′54″E / 51.5015°N 0.1817°E / 51.5015; 0.1817 (Tilda)