Firstplay Dietary Foods is a family run company formed by Steve and Linda Fletcher to produce Promin Low Protein products from a small factory in Stockport, Cheshire where only low protein products are produced. Firstplay Dietary Foods are at the pinnacle of being proactive in the world of Metabolics, and thrive on pleasing the PKU community.
Promin Low Protein Food History
Promin Pasta was launched in 1993 with the Promin range developing in response to demands from patients, parents and dieticians. Steve Fletcher, founder of Firstplay Dietary Foods, has been in PKU food manufacture since 1984 and continues to develop low protein meal solutions, available under the Promin low protein brand. Continual research and development ensures that there is much more to come from Firstplay Dietary Foods. As they continue to rely upon the PKU community for inspiration the low protein recipes and foods will continue to expand.
From their 5000 square feet premises, Firstplay Dietary Foods now have 6 packing bays. The team pack the Promin Low Protein products on site, ranging from pasta to burger mix. Promin’s Low Protein production team consists of two manufacturing machines and three blending bays. The team at Firstplay Dietary Foods work especially hard to maintain high levels and take immense pride setting standards as the company expands.
The mission at Promin Low Protein Foods is to provide a continually developing range of products that support PKU patients and their families. The Promin brand continues to deliver innovation, convenience and taste.
Our primary focus is to concentrate on the quality of our product as we believe we are the best “LO PRO FOOD CO” in the world.
MEET THE TEAM
Stephen has been in PKU food manufacturing for 25 years and continues to develop low protein meal solutions, available under our Promin brand.
Linda has been in PKU food manufacturing for 25 years and continues to develop low protein meal solutions to develop strategies and drive the brand forward.
Mark joined Promin in 1998 working in packing boxes to manufacturing pasta. Mark has a very keen interest in PKU and is looking to strengthen the brand as his career develops.