Deal complete - Shipley Enterprises

Aagrah screen shot

 

Shipley Enterprises Ltd supplies and distributes the highest quality, authentic Kashmiri and Indian food products for the retail and food service markets under the Aagrah Foods brand. The recipes are based on those used at the Aagrah Restaurant Group and have been perfected over 40 years. 

Shipley Enterprises Ltd, T/A Aagrah Foods is operating under an IP license agreement to supply restaurant quality food products into the retail and food service markets as well as online. The current range of six Tarka (TM) cooking bases have regional listings with Asda, Co-Op and around 15 independent farm shops and have a growing following online which includes regular orders from Europe and even Australia. The directors (Shezad Aslam, Shakil Hussain) have created a detailed 3-year business plan which sees turnover increasing to a healthy £5.3m in three years.

Founder, Shezad Aslam said “We were delighted with the support from angelgroups, in helping us raise the £330k we needed to meet our aspirations and would definitely recommend them to businesses looking to go down the equity fundraising route”.

“This is exactly what we are looking for, a great team with a great product with such huge potential” angelgroups Martin Avison.   

 

Martin and Shezad