WHERE WE’VE BEEN AND WHERE WE’RE GOING

Orchard House

1984
1984

Our founder David Long was on a bus trip around California, and was inspired by drinking freshly squeezed orange juice by the side of a beach. He had a simple dream: to bring that home, and offer it to as many people as possible. Just as fresh, high quality, tasty and fruity.

1985
1985

Orchard House was the first company to commercialise orange juice in the UK, and introduced freshly squeezed to the high street.

1994
1994

Orchard House launches the prepared fruit market in major supermarkets, with everything originally hand-cut and hand-peeled.

1998
1998

Orchard House launches our own label fresh fruit smoothies. Our products also expand into high street coffee chains.

2008
2008

Orchard House products are now stocked in most major UK supermarket chains.

2015
2015

Orchard House merges with Hain Daniels fresh fruit division.

2018
2018

Johnson Juice and Sunripe join the Orchard House family, offering our own ranges of high quality fresh fruit drinks and prepared fruit.

2021
2021

Orchard House is acquired by Elaghmore and continues to thrive.