Advance Catering designs, installs and maintains high-grade commercial kitchens that are optimal for use in a care home environment. We will source and install all necessary equipment and systems, ensuring that they meet regulations and provide designated preparation, washing and sanitation facilities to ensure optimal operation.
Tel: Jack Blake, Sales Director: 07814 086990 Visit Website
allmanhall is an independent, family-owned procurement organisation,
providing full management of the food and catering supply chain. We support
care organisations across the UK, providing award-winning procurement
expertise and support. On average, we save our care clients 10% on food and catering costs.
Could we do the same for you?
Born out of a passion for great food, apetito has been making a real difference to the lives of those we serve for over 60 years in the health and social care sector. We believe food should be enjoyed by everyone, which is why we produce delicious, nutritious meals, carefully crafted by our in-house chefs and dietitians.
Our service enables people to get the nutrition they need and enjoy mealtimes, whatever their circumstances: at home, in hospital or in care.
Tel: 01225 753636 Visit Website
We’re Benecol and we’ve been helping people eat healthily for over 28 years.
Benecol’s unique plant stanols partially block cholesterol from getting into your bloodstream. Our spreads are also high in vitamins A, D and E and omega-3 fatty acids. Benecol’s partnerships with HEART UK and the British Dietetic Association are supported by our highly experienced team of nutritional and dietetic experts.
The Mille, 1000 Great West Road, Brentford TW8 9DW
Tel: Michael Bennett: 07769 235029 Visit Website
Bidfood is one of the UK’s leading foodservice distributors and a proud Premier
Partner of the NACC, supplying from 26 depots to care homes across the UK.
We are proud to offer a range of over 13,000 products including our exclusive
Simply Puree line which includes over 40 texture-modified, IDDSI-compliant meals.
Catering for patients with specific medical and dietary needs can be a challenge and we have the nutritional know-how to help inspire and aid your menu planning. Our dysphagia training days have proved a huge success in helping care chefs create visually appetising meals. We have a selection of dysphagia recipes in ‘GET COOKING’ on our website to support your menus.
Burnley Bridge Business Park,
Tel: 01282 429446 Visit Website
Brakes is proud to be a Premier Partner of the NACC.
As a Brakes customer, you can save money every day, not just through lower
prices, but also with products and formats designed to reduce wastage, prep
time and labour costs. As well as food, drink and catering supplies, Brakes provides support and guidance to help meet residents’ needs. This includes free IDDSI and accredited nutritional training, allergen and dietary guidance, full and simplified menu cycles, recipes, themed menus and activities. To find out more, contact us using the details below, or scan here:
Eureka Business Park,
Tel: Cathy Amos, Head of Customer Marketing: 0344 873 0736 Visit Website
Bullseye Food Packaging
Since 2009, Bullseye has been supplying care providers with safe, sustainable
and easy-to-use meal packaging. Our paper-based meal trays are suitable for
use in the oven, microwave and freezer, and we also supply a wide range of
eco-friendly catering consumables. Our care sector customers include local authorities, care homes, community meal providers and hospitals. Please contact us for a friendly, no-obligation discussion about your requirements.
County Enterprise Foods
Our award-winning catering team produces frozen ready meals.
Our nutritionally balanced range of more than 70 meals includes breakfasts, dinners and tea time packs made from fresh, seasonal ingredients where available.
Dukeries Industrial Estate,
Tel: 01909 477781 / 07977934185 Visit Website
We’re one of the UK’s leading independent family-owned and run foodservice wholesalers who specialise in supplying an extensive range of multi-temperature products to all sectors throughout the UK. We understand the challenges that caterers face within the care sector, therefore it’s imperative to us that we continue to provide support to those within the industry.
Staverton Technology Park, Cheltenham Rd, Staverton, Cheltenham, Gloucestershire GL51 6TQ
Tel: Andy Williams, Senior National Account Manager: 07753498980 Visit Website
Revolutionise your procurement and menu management with EF-group. We’re ready to save you time and money. From building and hardware to food and beverage procurement, from menu management to food safety controls – we’ve got you covered. We’re the largest food and non-food procurement partner in the industry, with advancing technology, smart software innovations and outstanding service. Our UK-based software development, procurement and customer service teams lead the way in a challenging world, giving you access to the best deals, the latest digital innovations and key market insights.
EF-group, Willow House, Orbital 24, Oldham Street, Denton, Manchester, M34 3SU
Tel: Stephen Walker, Sales Director: 07837 212719
LinkedIn: LinkedIn Visit Website
Entegra Procurement Services is the world’s largest food group purchasing
organisation. We drive growth for hospitality businesses through:
• Access to lower pricing through our high purchase volumes • Mitigating
supply chain challenges by supporting with product shortages, market insight, and a stable supply chain • Operational support, including menu optimisation, food waste reduction and local sourcing.
Contact Jennifer Grant to see how Entegra can benefit your facility at no cost to you.
1 Southampton Row
Tel: Jennifer Grant, Marketing Manager, Europe: 07590 445649 Visit Website
Foodcare Systems Ltd
At Foodcare, our solutions have been shaped by more than three decades of
innovation. Working with care homes we recognise the need to enhance the
eating experience, and continue to evolve our range, providing solutions for
residents with physical difficulties.
Our specialist tableware and meal delivery systems improve presentation and dignity, whilst aiding appetite and hydration.
1 North Lynn Business Village,
Tel: Sarah Palmer, Regional Sales Manager: 01553 770 444 Visit Website
Foodservice Equipment Rental
Rental+ has packages that can be tailored for any business. Benefit from expert
advice and over 30 years’ experience delivering commercial catering equipment
solutions to care homes. Enjoy peace of mind with our inclusive service coverage
throughout the duration of your rental.
Stella Way, Bishops Cleeve, Cheltenham, Gloucester GL52 7DQ
Tel: 01242 663149 Visit Website
Gourmet Classic Ltd and its sister companies Sleepeasy Chef and Dr Feelgood are
collectively contributing to a holistic approach to nutrition. They are pioneering
top 14 allergen free stocks and bouillons along with supplements that are
specialised for the care industry. Their aim is to have a significant positive impact on the health, happiness and quality of life in our later years.
Greetwell Purchasing Solutions Ltd
We are self-funded procurement specialists helping care homes maximise savings across all the food service categories. We offer a free cost comparison service and take the time to thoroughly review your current supplier base. We then propose and deliver significant financial savings with ongoing support and analysis to give you full purchasing control.
Tel: 01522 244680 Visit Website
Hobart UK Ltd
A reputation for innovation, combined with a heritage of manufacturing
excellence enables Hobart’s expert teams to develop machines with features
that make kitchen life easier.
From the fastest, most cost-effective, energy smart warewashers to multi-functional cooking solutions that save time, energy, water and food wastage, Hobart purpose-builds machines for every operation.
Tel: Gary Nicholl, Regional Sales Manager: 07831 399018 Visit Website
Lakeland Dairies is one of Ireland’s largest farmer-owned, farmer-controlled dairy co-operatives with a proud heritage of excellence in dairy farming spanning over 120 years. Our cows graze on the rich, green pastures of the Isle of Ireland to produce fresh, nutritious milk. We transform their milk into high-quality dairy products, trusted by professionals worldwide.
Our range includes butter, milk, flavoured milks, creams and cream alternatives, ice cream and frozen yogurt. Our brands include Lakeland Dairies, MILLAC GOLD SINGLE and DOUBLE, VIVA, COMELLE and COOLICIOUS.
21 – 23 Elmfield Road,
Tel: 02891 824800 Visit Website
At Major we understand how crucial food is in supporting your residents’ physical
and mental wellbeing. We focus on providing highly versatile products with real
health benefits and great taste. Talk to our team and together let’s create happier and healthier mealtimes for your residents.
Higham Business Park,
Tel: Ian King, National Account Manager: 07706 242877 Visit Website
McCullough Moore Ltd
McCullough Moore is a full-service event planning company that manages live, hybrid and virtual events.
We have supported clients from both the private and public sectors across a variety of different industries including healthcare, foodservice, pharmaceutical, roofing, insurance, telecommunications, education, medical technology and renewable energy, which gives us the versatility to deliver outstanding solutions for clients in any business sector.
The team is experienced, passionate, fun to work with and totally customer focused and have planned events of all sizes – from small seminars and meetings, themed parties and food study tours through to large-scale conferences and exhibitions throughout the UK, Europe and USA.
Meiko UK Ltd
Meiko offers premium quality dishwashing and sluice room solutions at
surprisingly competitive prices.
We respect our customers and – via the launch of a new range of sustainably driven dishwashing chemicals – we and our partner distributors can also provide ‘total warewashing management’, covering breakdowns, staff training and hygiene management.
393 Edinburgh Avenue,
Tel: 01753 215 120 Visit Website
Family-owned Middleton Foods, the UK’s leading manufacturer of foodservice and bakery pre-mixes, has a trusted reputation. Our food mixes are made using 100% British wheat and are designed with ease-of-use in mind. Choose from over 20 consistent, high-quality products in convenient 3.5kg packs. Gluten free and vegan products are available.
655 Willenhall Road,
Tel: Paul Stanley: 07786 266266 Visit Website
MKN is a specialist in the development, manufacture and worldwide sales of
premium cooking technology. The brand’s extensive portfolio of products and
systems combines classical cooking equipment with innovative, multifunctional
appliances – alongside technical expertise, training and after sales support for a complete end-to-end solution.
Pelican Procurement Services
We are a self-funded procurement and supply chain specialist helping care
homes enhance their catering operation. Whether you are looking to reduce
cost, improve quality and service, free-up staff time, comply with legislation or
support local or sustainable procurement – our team of experts is here to help you.
Farnborough Aerospace Centre,
Tel: Michelle Parnham, Head of Sales: 01252 940098 Visit Website
Premier Foods understands the day-to-day challenges of managing budgets,
meeting the requirements of a varying range of dietary needs, all whilst
ensuring a safe and welcoming dining environment. Our catering solutions
and new fortified Batchelors and Marvel products continue to support the care sector.
Centrium Business Park,
Tel: Scott Emmett, Customer Account Manager: 07385 949617 Visit Website
Established in 1983, Raj Foods is a family-owned and run business specialising in manufacturing ethnic meals to meet religious, cultural and dietary needs. Our range includes Halal Asian Non-Vegetarian, Asian Vegetarian, Gujarati (Jain), African-Caribbean, Thai, Chinese and Mediterranean. We also produce a variety of texture-modified, vegan and ‘free-from’ meals, ensuring that everyone has a tasty and nutritious option, and most are available in both
individual and multi-portion sizes. We are the longest-serving provider of Halal and other ethnic meals in the UK and pride ourselves on the quality and authenticity of our meals.
56B Minerva Road,
Tel: 0208 965 6533 Visit Website
RATIONAL UK Ltd
RATIONAL is the leading provider in hot food preparation equipment. With
the iCombi Pro and the iVario Pro, RATIONAL delivers all a commercial kitchen’s thermal cooking requirements. Together, the two appliances offer the best cooking solution. RATIONAL’s ConnectedCooking technology connects the iCombi Pro and iVario Pro to the internet, giving chefs the ability to monitor and control their RATIONAL appliances remotely, on a computer or mobile device. Learn how you can improve the quality of your dishes and also save money, time and energy. Discover just how efficient the iCombi Pro and the iVario Pro are live.
Tel: Sandy Thomassen, Regional Sales Director: 07801 556990 Visit Website
Soreen has delighted the nation for over 85 years with its famous Original Malt Loaf. Serve up a slice of nostalgia; Soreen Original Malt Loaf is the ideal choice for care home residents due to great nutritional value, ease of digestion and appealing taste.
Marshall Stevens Way, Manchester M17 1PP
Tel: Laurette Moore, Business Development Manager: 07425653932 Visit Website
True is the preferred refrigeration partner to many global brands due to the
reliability and performance of our products. World-renowned for holding
temperature, even in the most demanding environments, we are so confident
in our products that all are backed by an industry-leading 5 years parts & labour warranty.
Tel: Scott Jones, Sales Key Account Director UK & Ireland: 0800 783 2049 Visit Website
Turner Price is a large independent delivered foodservice wholesaler supplying
over 2,500 care, education and hospitality operators across the Midlands and
the North. Turner Price offers a range of over 8,500 food, drink, consumables,
kitchen essentials and tableware items, as well as British meat, daily prepared vegetables and quality fresh fruit and vegetables.
Tel: Tom English, Marketing Manager: 01482 577100 Visit Website
Unilever Food Solutions
Unilever Away From Home is the foodservice division of Unilever. We bring
together the full spectrum of goods and services from market-leading brands
to support the needs of chefs across the care sector. Our dedicated team aims
to provide you with solutions to make mealtimes the highlight of your residents’ day, ranging from activities to nutritionally optimised recipes and much more.
Tel: 0800 7833728 (option 1) Visit Website
Unox is a leading global supplier of commercial cooking solutions including the
award-winning CHEFTOP MIND.Maps, a range of compact, countertop and ‘Big’
combi ovens that are ideal for those in care catering. Alternatively, EVEREO®
is the world’s first hot fridge, which redefines hot food preservation by maintaining food at serving temperature for up to 72 hours.
Vantastec is the UK’s no.1 supplier of temperature-controlled vehicles and
vehicle conversions. We supply businesses and local authorities with vehicles
of the highest quality.
Our award-winning team builds high-quality vehicles to suit all needs, from refrigerated vehicles and fully-electric oven vans to animal transport and bespoke builds.
Vegetarian for Life
Vegetarian or vegan residents live in at least one in every four UK care homes. As a result, it’s really important to know their needs and how they should be cared for. Charity Vegetarian for Life offers a wealth of expertise and support, including affordable membership and resources.
83 Ducie Street,
Tel: Amanda Woodvine: 0161 257 0887 Visit Website
Winterhalter is a supplier of premium and sustainable glass, dish and utensil
washers for the care home sector. Our products, combined with our chemicals
and service provision means we can guarantee tailored, hygienic wash results
every time – whatever your requirements and budget.
Roebuck Way, Knowlhill
Milton Keynes MK5 8WH
Tel: Glenn Roberts, Sales Director: 01908 359000 Visit Website
Yeo Valley / Ubley Yogurts & Desserts
Yeo Valley is a family owned farm and dairy producer in Somerset, proudly supporting high welfare British dairy farmers. Yeo makes quality yogurts and desserts designed to be part of tasty and highly nutritious care menus. ‘Ubley’ is its foodservice-only brand that cannot be found in supermarkets, and customers love the quality and cost effectiveness it can provide. All products are made by Yeo, in Somerset, using British milk.
Tel: Bobby Houghton-Brown, National Account Manager: 07966143326 Visit Website