Established in 1975 the SHS Group is a dynamic entrepreneurial brand owner and service provider within the Fast Moving Consumer Goods sector.

Privately owned, our branded portfolio includes premium drinks brands WKD, Merrydown Cider, Shloer and bottlegreen, Zip ignition products and Meridian nut butters. We are market leaders in the supply of own label herbs and spices in the UK and distribute over 100 blue chip FMCG brands in the UK and Republic of Ireland.

We are proud of our evolution from a traditional, family run sales and marketing company to a deliberately diverse group of operating companies who are experts in their chosen categories. We continue to live our spirit of independence to build brilliant businesses for generations of employees, business partners and shareholders.

Our Divisions

We create unique opportunities for people, brands and customers through our operating divisions:

SHS Drinks make drinks with honesty and integrity that delight our consumers and add value to our customers every day. Our brands include WKD, Merrydown Cider, Shloer, bottlegreen, Blossom Cottage and no&more craft waters.
Condiments & Sauces is the largest supplier of own-label herbs, spices and seasonings in Great Britain. The Crucial Sauce Company creates specialist retail and catering sauces for customers within the fast food industry including wholesalers, value retailing and symbol groups.
SHS Sales & Marketing teams provide tailored outsourced solutions in the UK and Ireland across all trading channels.
Household includes Standard Brands the owner of Jam’rah, Drummer, Sunny Jim and Zip which is the number one ignition brand in UK, Ireland, France, Belgium & Canada.
Using SAP as a platform SHS Corporate Services incorporates centres of excellence for all Group activities providing financial shared services, logistics, procurement, corporate communications and customer services solutions to internal and external partners.

We are working to integrate our latest acquisition 3v Group : owners of Meridian - the leading brand of nut butter across the UK & Ireland and Rocks - the leading brand of organic squashes in the UK.


People & Culture: a dynamic spirit

Our SPIRIT values speak for themselves.

We are proud of living our Values across our diverse operations and locations As a Group we value integrity, initiative and teamwork. We strive to be an employer of choice and to create an environment where our people can fulfil their personal and professional potential. We support our local communities and are working to deliver environmental best practice.