Partners

  • Aqua Carpatica

    Keep hydrated with nature’s most perfect water: AQUA Carpatica! Virtually nitrate free and extremely low in sodium, AQUA Carpatica is simply as natural mineral water should be: pure.

    #ItsWaterLove

  • Blak Nektar

    Blak Nektar brings speciality coffee, sustainability,  great people and art together to create memorable coffee experiences. Find out more at blaknektar.coffee.

  • California Walnut Commission from The Garden

    California Walnuts offers the UK market a consistently high quality, versatile, great tasting walnut. The central valley in California provides ideal conditions to sustainably grow superior walnuts. California Walnuts are lighter in colour, have a sweet-mild taste and a soft creamy texture which makes them a versatile ingredient for flavour profiles in recipes as well as processed products. California Walnuts go through stringent handling processes which sets them apart from other walnuts on the market. 

  • COOK

    At COOK, we’ve been making remarkable food that cooks straight from frozen since 1997. It’s not a mystery why our Great Taste Award-winning meals look and taste homemade; our chefs prepare everything by hand in our kitchen in Kent, using the same ingredients and techniques as a good home cook. As a finalist in the Concessions Grocer Gold Awards 2019, we are looking to work with the best independent and co-operative retailers across the country.

  • David Rubin & Partners

     David Rubin & Partners specialise in business restructuring and turnaround for companies, partnerships and individuals.   Where rescue is not possible, other alternatives, including a formal insolvency process, may be considered.

  • Delicioso

    Established in 2004 by Jose Luis Alvarez Bernal and Kate Shirley-Quirk, Delicioso is one of the UK’s leading importers and distributors of a wide range of gourmet Spanish foods for delicatessens and other retailers, restaurants and distributors. Our products are carefully sourced from artisan producers throughout Spain and are beautifully presented as well as high quality. No minimum order quantity and next-day delivery available throughout the UK.

  • Elizabeth Shaw

    Extraordinary Chocolate Experiences! We don’t just make chocolates and biscuits. We make beautifully crafted chocolates and biscuits, with a luxurious twist. To savour, indulge in, keep to yourself or share if you really must. With over 130 years of chocolate devotion, Elizabeth Shaw seduced the nation with her now iconic after dinner Mint Crisp. Since then we have continued to be the pioneers of taste and texture. We are proudly one of the UK’s best loved chocolate makers.

  • English Heritage

    All the contributions raised from English Heritage retail and wholesale plays a vital role in helping them to continue their work of safeguarding England’s historic heritage including sites such as Stonehenge, Tintagel Castle and Hadrian’s Wall for generations to come. Many of their products, including award-winning food and drink, are exclusive and the majority made in the UK. They carefully choose products to offer inspiring, imaginative, and unusual alternatives, with ideas that cover all interests.

  • 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.

  • Guittard

    Guittard is a San Francisco Bay Area-based chocolate maker celebrated for crafting world-class couverture chocolate. More than 150 years old, Guittard Chocolate Company is the oldest continuously family-owned and operated chocolate-making business in the United States.

  • Luscombe Drinks Ltd

    At Luscombe we’re passionate about making fabulous drinks – we source premium organic ingredients from trusted growers around the world and produce our drinks locally in Devon. Our range of 33 award winning drinks contain soft water from our own Devon spring and freshly pressed organic fruit. Every step from harvesting, juicing, blending and bottling receives our undivided attention. Luscombe, making beautiful drinks since 1997.

  • OGGS

    Bakes Beyond Belief! Providing scrummy egg and dairy free alternative cakes that taste as delicious as you’ve always know them; light, moist and moreish in a range of 5 flavours. The secret (but don’t tell anyone) to our amazing flavour, is our world's first patent-pending Aquafaba: an all-plant liquid egg substitute, made from chickpea water (yep – it’s not a typo!). But we don’t just make great cake…we want an epic plant in the future too for everyone, that’s why we have - Environmentally friendly packaging - Ethically sourced ingredients - Always vegan and cruelty free.

  • Oteas

    A conscious awakening has occurred across the globe. Great taste, and far less waste is what modern grocery consumers want. At Oteas we believe that in order to elevate our human health, our physical environment should not have to be compromised. We are committed to using high quality hand blended ingredients, and 100% plant based packaging. This commitment puts Oteas in a league of our own as a quality tea 100% plastic free, biodegradable and a true zero waste consumer product.

  • Raw Press

    Founded in 2014, Raw Press is a London-based wellness business with 2 retail stores and a rapidly expanding portfolio of exciting snack and drinks products, all sharing the common characteristics of being vegan, gluten free, great tasting and good for you! Our range includes Pronuts (raw protein donuts), adaptogenic functional granolas, as well as organic cold-pressed juice shots and kale chips.

  • Signature Tax

    Signature Tax are a firm of market leading Chartered Tax Advisers specialising in Research & Development Taxation, a Government initiative that rewards companies for developing new systems, processes, materials, devices, or any changes to the way your business is working. Even the smallest changes to recipes or processes could lead to tax breaks from HMRC, the average benefit to the UK SME sector currently stands at £54,000. Unlock your companies hidden value today and talk to the team at Signature Tax.

  • Suki Tea

    Based in Belfast, SUKI Tea Makers ethically source and blend a wide range of award-winning loose leaf teas, and fruit and herbal infusions. Look out for their new plastic-free packaging!

  • Tahi

    TAHI is a New Zealand ecological reserve and sustainable business producing 100% pure and genuine Manuka Honey as well as other rare and delicious New Zealand honeys such as Kanuka and Pohutukawa. Every Tahi honey is 100% natural, with no overheating, no pasteurizing, no GMOs, GE, added sugar or water and no chemicals. The UMF trademark guarantees that Tahi’s Manuka honey is genuine and authentic. Tahi’s business is eco-friendly, carbon neutral and biodiversity positive, with 100% of profits going directly towards conservation, community and culture. Conservation and ethical beekeeping are at the heart of everything Tahi does.

  • The Drinks Bakery

    The Drinks Bakery creates delicious savoury biscuits that are expertly flavour-profiled to match great drinks. We passionately believe that discerning drinkers deserve far better than the usual crisps and nuts. Made in the Scottish Highlands using only the highest quality ingredients, our biscuits are winning hearts, minds and awards.

  • Turkish Olive Oil

    Turkish Olive Oil

    Turkey, the leading gene hub and motherland of olive plants, whose olive production ranks second in the world, has recorded important progress in olive cultivation over the past 15 years. Today, over 250.000 tons of olive oil is being produced annually in Turkey and exported to more than 120 countries. Turkey’s partnership with SFFF is being carried out by the Aegean Olive and Olive Oil Exporters’ Association, a non-profit organization set up in Izmir, which works to establish the Turkish Olive and Olive Oil brand and image around the globe.

  • Two Farmers

    Two Farmers, the UK’s first 100% compostable crisp range, was founded by Herefordshire farmers Mark Green and Sean Mason. Delicious hand-cooked crisps in 100% plastic free, compostable packets.

  • Zipcar

    Zipcar is London’s biggest and most flexible car-sharing service. We have nearly 3,000 vehicles all over London that you can book by the minute, hour or day. Business members get exclusive benefits including up to 29% off weekday rates.

  • 35 Foods

    We don’t sell ordinary.  We don’t sell junk, or even junk food. We do have great brands:  Make Mine a Builders Tea.  Beaver Mustards.  Rufus Teague BBQ Sauce and Rubs.  Authentic American Pure Pumpkin. Launching our new Rufus Teague Rub Sachets and 200g BBQ Sauces.   New product pricing with promotional support ready for Spring 2020. Make Mine a Builders Tea – 40’s & 80’s teabags.  A strong, sturdy and satisfying brew!   Beaver Mustards – American made.  American taste.  Made since 1929 in Oregon, USA.  Try our favorite – Coney Island Hot Dog Mustard or give our new variety a try – Hickory Bacon!

Supporters

  • Bread & Jam

    Bread & Jam

    Bread & Jam is the UK's largest community of food and drink entrepreneurs. Our annual festival is on 3-4 October in London and we run various events throughout the year focused on supporting emerging food and drink brands with great ambitions. 

  • 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.

  • Cotswold Fayre

    Cotswold Fayre are a speciality and fine food wholesale distributor, supplying the retail sector. They represent more than 300 speciality food producers and stock over 3,500 products from the UK and beyond, with additional seasonal lines. They have national delivery with a friendly and efficient sales and customer service team. They are also a certified B-Corporation, using business as a force for good to benefit both people and planet, constantly seeking ways in which to minimise the impact of the supply chain. Cotswold Fayre’s activities have been Carbon Neutral since August 2019.

  • Hotcakes

    Hotcakes is an online distributor of emerging food and drink brands. We make it easy for independent retailers to source outstanding, unique products for their shelves, helping them maintain their point of difference on the High Street and keep customers coming back.

  • 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.’

Media Partners

  • Bar Magazine

    Bar magazine offers inspiration, guidance and contacts for bar operators and managers to develop their business and fulfill 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.

  • 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 & 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

    With two leading publications and 5 dynamic award schemes, FoodBev Media provides everything our audience needs to stay on top of the latest news, views, trends and innovations across the whole of the food and beverage industry. Learn how you can stay in-the-know in your sector today: www.foodbev.com

  • 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 Delicatessen

    The Delicatessen is a trade magazine sent to over 5000 delicatessens, farm shops, fine food outlets and food halls across the UK focusing on promoting the best fine food and produce the world has to offer.

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