In 2021 Speciality & Fine Food Fair was supported by our key industry partners and sponsors to help deliver an exceptional edition of the Fair!

APPETITE ME

APPETITE ME

Appetite Me are the market leaders in rural diversification specialising in farm shops, restaurants and creative design projects.

Working with clients up and down the UK, and over 20 years of expertise and experience Appetite Me create, can plan and implement a full range of rural development and diversification projects.

Bar Magazine

BAR MAGAZINE

Bar Magazine offers inspiration, guidance and contacts for bar operators and managers to develop their business and fulfil a venue’s potential. As well as case studies on new and revamped venues, the magazine covers all aspects of creating and running a successful bar from planning and installation through to training, law, finance and what to serve.

BRITISH CHARCUTERIE

BRITISH CHARCUTERIE LIVE

British Charcuterie Live - the Home for British Charcuterie, run the British Charcuterie Live Awards.

Britain’s only National, Annual, Independent Charcuterie Awards, they were first held in 2018 to promote quality, variety and understanding of British Charcuterie. Now in their third year, they attract an ever-increasing number of producers and products and are recognised as benchmarking the standards for this growing sector.

Alongside the Awards, British Charcuterie Live run their website with Producer & Charcuterie Lovers hubs and Britain’s only searchable, online Charcuterie Directory. Active on social media, they also mail out regularly to Consumers and Producers with the latest industry updates and news.

CITY HARVEST

CITY HARVEST

City Harvest offers a simple solution, connecting waste and want safely, reliably and efficiently.  They put surplus food to good use in a sustainable way by distributing to organisations that nourish London’s vulnerable men, women and children. City Harvest is the largest London-based food redistribution charity delivering over 6 tonnes of food each week free of charge to community food programmes. At Speciality & Fine Food Fair 2019, City Harvest collected 2.6 tonnes of surplus food & drink from exhibitors which equalled 2,300 meals that were distributed to 300 partner charities.  

CREATING NATURE-S CORRIDORS

CREATING NATURE'S CORRIDORS

Creating Nature’s Corridors is on a journey to rewild corridors of land in the UK. They are campaigning to urge those involved in the industry to incorporate the planting of more trees and hedgerows. To encourage biodiversity and carbon capture, as well as creating an improved living environment for local communities, they aim to plant over 10,000 trees/hedges across the UK per annum. 

ENGLISH TEA SHOP

ENGLISH TEA SHOP

English Tea Shop is an independent speciality tea company specialising in organic premium-quality teas. A Sri Lankan tea story infused with British traditions. From the rich and robust to the delicate and fragrant, every cup of English Tea Shop tea celebrates our vibrant community and heartfelt commitment to sustainability.

THE FOOD MARKETING EXPERTS

THE FOOD MARKETING EXPERTS

We are a dynamic food marketing agency that transforms ambitious food & drinks brands into thriving businesses. We will fatten up your sales faster than you can say: ‘The Mary Berry Effect’. With over 90 years’ combined food industry expertise, some people call us their ‘secret brand- building weapon.’

FARM RETAIL ASSOCIATION

FARM RETAIL ASSOCIATION

Realising that the farm retail industry had no supporting body, a group of like-minded farmers took the reins and began their own association. The Farm Retail Association has enabled many lasting friendships and local groups to develop and many people and businesses have benefited from the membership over the years, many being farmers who have had to learn retailing from scratch.

The association is proud and thankful to have always had a passionate team of people championing the families, teams and businesses who grow and sell Great British produce. Whatever area of farm retail you are from, they are here to help you and your business.

FINE FOOD DIGEST

FINE FOOD DIGEST

Fine Food Digest is read by independent delicatessens, farm shops, food halls and speciality food buyers in multiple retailers, cooperatives, symbol groups, cash & carries and speciality food producers.

FOOD AND DRINK INTERNATIONAL

FOOD AND DRINK INTERNATIONAL

Food & Drink International is the independent voice of the food and drink industry – in print and online. Established for over twenty years, the magazine is a trusted source for industry news. Available via subscription, online at www.fdiforum.net and at numerous events, Food & Drink International is read by the people who matter at many of the sector's leading names.

FOODBEV

FOODBEV

FoodBev Media is dedicated to the dissemination of news and information from all corners of the food & beverage industry. FoodBev offers readers insights into the latest news, trends, innovations and analysis within the industry. Every edition includes exclusive features consisting of expert opinion, research and original editorial content.

FURNITUBES

FURNITUBES

Furnitubes thrive in the outdoors and they are on a mission to get more people outside, safely. Their products build communities, improve our environment and keep people safe. The Furnitubes’ design team works in partnership with landscape architects, local authorities and contractors to design thoughtful street furniture that meets the needs of the communities and organisations they serve. They actively seek insight, feedback and trends for their new products and collaborate on bespoke projects. As the landscape evolves, they keep up with new trends by launching new product ranges every year to answer the needs of their end markets.

GIFTWARE

THE GIFTWARE ASSOCIATION

The Giftware Association is at the heart of the UK's gift and home industry with 70 unique years' experience. Listening to your needs and finding solutions to your problems. We can help you make money, save money and save time with our knowledge and contacts within the industry

GUILD OF FINE FOOD

GUILD OF FINE FOOD

The Guild of Fine Food formed in 1995, had one mission: to create close links between suppliers and retailers within the independent fine food sector. Today, with over 1300 members, the Guild of Fine Food is the organisation at the centre of fine food & drink in the UK and beyond.

KINGSDOWN

KINGSDOWN WATER

Kingsdown Sparkling Pressés by Kingsdown Water are grown up soft drinks made from the highest quality natural ingredients and produced in elegant environmentally sustainable glass bottles. Meticulously sourced juices from Sicilian lemons, Spanish oranges, British rhubarb, apples, wild elderflowers, blackcurrants and ginger, are blended with Kingsdown Sparkling Spring Water to produce beautiful soft drinks that taste as good as they look.

OOH MAGAZINE

OOH MAGAZINE

OOH is the monthly magazine covering the £17bn food-to-go industry with a focus on café, coffee shop, sandwich bar, high street bakery, fast-casual, motorway, and in-store cafés.

PALLITE

PALLITE

PALLITE® is an ambitious, award-winning international designer &manufacturer of paper honeycomb board who have just launched ThermaLITE - a cost-effective, sustainable alternative to polystyrene & foam packaging. Made from 100% recycled materials, we help businesses that need to keep temperature-sensitive goods fresh throughout the supply chain. Other products include export-ready paper pallets

THE PLANT BASE

THE PLANT BASE

FoodBev Media is very excited to announce our newest digital-exclusive title, The Plant Base. Dedicated to providing innovation insights to the plant-based industry through exclusive, original and informative content - with additional commentary, opinions and insights provided by industry experts. Sign up to The Plant Base newsletter for even more!

SPECIALITY FOOD MAGAZINE

SPECIALITY FOOD MAGAZINE

Launched in 2002, Speciality Food is the UK’s largest circulated trade magazine for the fine food industry. Speciality Food offers its readers the latest news, views and issues directly from the food and drink industry.

THE VEGAN SOCIETY

THE VEGAN SOCIETY

The Vegan Society’s founders coined the term ‘vegan’ in 1944, leading to the introduction of its internationally recognised Vegan Trademark in 1990. The trademark has been helping consumers and businesses identify products are free from animal testing, ingredients, and by-products, and is now proudly displayed on over 52,000 products worldwide.

Virgin Start Up

VIRGIN START UP

Virgin StartUp are the not-for-profit helping founders and future founders to start up and thrive.

From access to funding, mentoring, to events and masterclasses, we know what it takes to start up, and are with you each step of the way.

Virtual Cheese

VIRTUAL CHEESE AWARDS

Celebrating the best of British & Irish cheese, the Virtual Cheese Awards was launched in 2020 during the Covid-19 pandemic to promote and celebrate the fantastic British cheese industry in their time of great need.

Although the 2020 Awards were organised very quickly, it attracted over 300 entries and helped raise awareness of some fantastic British cheeses and the people who make them. All the profits from the event were donated to support cheesemakers and farming charities.

If you're interested in partnering with Speciality & Fine Food Fair 2022, please contact Nicola Woods.

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