As part of its expansion plans, Hy-line International has launched a separate UK operation to sell, produce and supply parent stock to customers across the globe.

The organisation will be called Hy-Line International (UK) and its new commercial director will be Robert Cocksworth.

“This is a very exciting opportunity for Hy-Line International (UK) and a great vote of confidence in the UK operation,” said Mr Cocksworth.

Hy-Line UK commercial chick distribution business, has been unaffected by the announcement.