Acme Acquires Severn Catering Services

Acme acquires catering firm SCS

The Acme Facilities Group, the leading national provider of catering, refrigeration, HVAC and fabrication services announced today that it has further strengthened its National Catering division with the acquisition of Severn Catering Services Limited.

Severn Catering Services also known as SCS are based in Gloucester and have been trading since 1985. They are leaders in their field, providing reactive breakdown service and preventative maintenance cover to a wide range of public and private sector organisations throughout mainland UK.

SCS have a strong network of engineers spread across the country and centred in most major UK cities, in particular, London, Manchester, Birmingham, Newcastle and Edinburgh.

“We are delighted with this latest acquisition and welcome Chris and all the SCS employees into the Group. SCS joining the group supports our vision of becoming the customer’s single source solutions provider” said Chris Allen, Group Managing Director – Acme.

“This deal strengthens our engineering coverage and enhances Acme’s expanding catering division while SCS will be able to offer their customers additional services such as the supply and installation of commercial catering equipment, refrigeration and HVAC.”

“It is with great pleasure and excitement that I join The Acme Facilities Group and assist their expansion” said Chris Hopkins Director at Severn Catering Services, “I am looking forward to working with Acme and this deal ensures we can continue to deliver the fast, efficient and reliable service the catering industry has come to expect.”

Since 1964, Acme have established a proven reputation as a company delivering solutions to our clients’ specific requirements and this acquisition further strengthens our capabilities. Our success has stemmed from a proven ability to deliver quality and affordable services on a national scale and the acquisition of SCS is part of our ongoing expansion strategy.

Chris Allen,

Group Managing Director