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Faccenda Foods is to acquire the duck processing business of Lincolnshire-based Cherry Valley Farms, including sites in Caistor and Usselby.
Faccenda Foods is to invest £5m in a new 30,000 sq ft storage and distribution centre near its poultry processing plant in Brackley.
Faccenda is to create hundreds of new jobs at its chicken processing plant in Telford by next January.
Faccenda is to invest £30m in the development of a new 100,000 sq ft chicken processing plant at its site in Telford by 2015, with an increase to the 550-strong workforce.
Faccenda has acquired Cranberry Foods, the turkey producer with 750 staff and factory sites in Derbyshire and South Wales, for undisclosed terms.
Faccenda is seeking permission to extend its chicken processing plant in Telford by 145,000 sq ft, with the creation of 350 jobs.
Faccenda is to invest £5m in the expansion of its chicken processing factories in Brackley, Telford and Dudley, but the Sutton Benger site near Chippenham will close with the loss of up to 450 jobs.
Faccenda is to close the Webbs Country Foods chicken products factory in Lymington, Hampshire, with the loss of up to 500 jobs, but has also announced plans to invest £6m at sites in Telford, Dudley, Wiltshire and Northants.
Faccenda has bought Webb's Country Foods for undisclosed terms, to create a combined poultry processing group with turnover of £300m.