A Spanish food brand developed for the UK is poised to enter a major supermarket chain.

Launched into specialists this June, Spanish Passion comprises two ranges: Deli - vegetables on skewers, stuffed olives and green chilli peppers and Artisan - soups, sauces and preserves. Prices range from £1.50 for olives to £9.99 for extra virgin olive oil.

The brand had had “significant interest” from a large multiple said distributor TSL Foods.