It has been confirmed that Newport (UK) company Hedon Salads Ltd has been placed in administration.
Hedon Salads is one of the largest fresh produce companies in the UK and supplies products to major supermarkets across the country including Tesco.
When contacted by the BBC, the company confirmed it had entered administration but made no other comment.
It has been reported that more than 100 jobs are now at risk at the East Yorkshire salad grower.
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