Flour power. Nelstrops
|Authors & editors|
|Publisher||Milling & Grain|
|Year of publication||2021|
People and communities > The role of women
|Scope & content||Bühler proves a key quality ingredient in Nelstrops’ recipe for success |
For more than 200 years, Nelstrops has been making the finest quality flour. In 1820, aged just 19, William Nelstrop crossed the Pennines from his family’s farm in Yorkshire to establish his eponymous flour mill in the UK town of Stockport, now a historic but still fully functioning milling site.
In juxtaposition of the traditional site, in 2017 Bühler installed a brand new flour mill for Nelstrops at the same location in Cheshire, UK. Side by side, the two mills convey the traditional past versus contemporary present and evolution of Nelstrops. The new site features cutting-edge technology that helps to ensure the quality that the company has become well known for.
Nelstrops is proud to still be an independent family business with seventh generation Nelstrop, Kate Syers at the helm running the new mill’s day-to-day technical and quality assurance operations... Read more.