Aimia Foods Ltd
Aimia Foods are a Food & Beverage manufacturer located in Haydock, North West England. As a specialist supplier to the Foodservice sector, we offer many solutions to Care Caterers including key brands Horlicks, Galaxy Hot Chocolate, Uncle Bens & Dolmio Foodservice range of Sauce and Rice plus many other brands - Moosebreak, Shmoo and Milfresh range of Milks & Hot Chocolates. For more information on our range please contact Carol Tuck.
Tel: 07858 790919 Visit Website
apetito is one of the UK’S leading food producers for the health and social care sector – serving the nation’s most vulnerable people and sustaining healthy longer lives.
We’ve spent the past 60 years perfecting meals that both nourish and delight customers whatever their circumstances, whether at home, in hospital or in care. We’re Proud of our food and the difference it makes to those who eat it, particularly our award-winning texture-modified range. We’re equally proud of the way we operate-meeting the needs of each individual customer through our innovative systems and outstanding service.
Contact us to find out how our world class food and catering systems can benefit you.
The Laughing Cow® Nutrient Fortified makes fortifying through real, nutritious food that bit easier.
Specially developed for the Care sector, this cheese-based ingredient is rich in Protein, Vitamin D and Calcium and is perfect in both savoury and sweet dishes.
Suite1, 160 London Road,
Tel: 0800 368 3303 Visit Website
Bidfood is one of the UK’s leading foodservice providers, supplying national and independent customers across the catering industry. The company is passionate about care home catering and is proud to offer its customers a choice of over 13,000 own-brand and branded lines: from essential ingredients to ready-to-finish products; beers, wines and spirits; catering suppliers; tableware and cleaning products.
814 Leigh Road,
Tel: 0370 3663 100 Visit Website
Catering for patients and residents with very 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 to create visually appetising meals. We have a selection of dysphagia recipes in 'GET COOKING' on our website www.birchallfoodservice.co.uk
to support your menus.
Burnley Bridge Business Park,
Tel: 01282 429446 Visit Website
Brakes are extremely proud to be premier partners of the NACC.
Brakes provide specialist food solutions with a core focus on dietary requirements for those in need, including texture modified diets for dementia and dysphagia, and the overall nutrition & hydration needs of your residents. Our dedicated chefs work hard to understand this diverse sector. Brakes not only brings you the best possible range, recipe ideas and seasonal offers, but also access to a unique online catering training portal to ensure the best possible support is provided to your teams.
Eureka Business Park,
Tel: 0344 800 4900 Visit Website
Bullseye Food Packaging
Bullseye are industry experts in sustainable meal packaging. Our range of paper meal trays provide a safe and versatile means of preparing, packing and transporting freshly-cooked, nutritious food for the elderly and vulnerable. Operating for over ten years, our customers include local authorities, care homes, community meal providers and hospitals.
The Mansion House,
Tel: 0800 011 2311 Visit Website
County Enterprise Foods
Our award winning catering team produces ready meals both cook chill and cook freeze. Our nutritionally balanced range of over 70 meals include breakfast, dinners and tea time packs are made from fresh seasonal ingredients when available.
Dukeries Industrial Estate,
Tel: 01909 477781/07753625490 Visit Website
Country Range Group
The Country Range Group works on behalf of 13 independent wholesale food suppliers who deliver to caterers throughout the UK and Ireland. Each Country Range Group wholesaler offers an unrivalled package based on local knowledge, service and flexibility, along with a comprehensive product range across ambient, chilled, frozen and non-food categories. Country Range Group wholesalers have exclusive access to the Country Range own brand range of over 800 products that are developed exclusively for foodservice use. Caterers are kept up to date with strong price promotions, product news and industry advice through the monthly Stir it up magazine and the Stir it up Annual Foodservice Trend Guide and trend reports released throughout the year.
4 & 5 Jupiter House,
Altham Business Park,
Tel: 0845 209 3777 Visit Website
Essential Cuisine is a British manufacturer of high-quality kitchen-made-equivalent stocks, gravies and sauce bases. We cater for a wide range of dietary requirements with a range that is 100% gluten free, meets DoH salt targets, and includes vegan, vegetarian, allergen free and halal certified options.
Tel: 01606 541490 Visit Website
Harvest Fine Foods
Through working closely with chefs and buyers in the care sector, Harvest Fine Foods has a genuine understanding of the day-to-day challenges care chefs face. Managing budgets, providing good-quality meals, and catering for a range of new and emerging dietary needs are all essential to the high standards expected.
Units 6-9, South Hampshire Industrial Park, Visit Website
HB Ingredients is a distributor of sweet and savoury ingredients. We have a team of development chefs who have many years’ experience researching the healthcare sector. We understand the demands faced by caterers in the care sector and have a wide range of cost-effective products aimed at helping time-pressured chefs.
15 The Cliffe Industrial Estate,
Tel: 01273 409300 Visit Website
Hobart continues to lead in the field of professional catering equipment, offering a comprehensive product range with equipment developed specifically to suit the requirements of the care sector. Whether the requirements are efficient warewashing, reliable prepartation, combination ovens, high-performance cooking or service cover, Hobart can deliver the solution.
Tel: 0844 888 7777 Visit Website
Hoshizaki UK is a global leader in the design and manufacture of ice making and refrigeration equipment for foodservice, recognised for its wide-ranging portfolio of environmentally-friendly, energy-saving and state-of-the-art products.
Hoshizaki UK is committed to the development of new, innovative solutions for a constantly evolving marketplace and provides individually-tailored solutions to meet the needs of care home caterers nationwide.
2 The Technology Centre,
Tel: 01322 616900 Visit Website
IN Food Consulting
With more than 35 years' experience in the foodservice industry, IN Food Consulting can bring a wealth of expertise and craft-based knowledge to your business. Services range from chef training, menu and recipe development, team building and mentoring, to product sourcing and kitchen design.
Tel: 07538 122863
KL2 are a highly experienced Software Solution Provider who have worked with local authorities and private organisations since 1993, delivering business critical applications for a wide range of services.
Meals2People is our latest product that addresses all of the administrative and accounting needs of a meals delivery service and by utilising web-based technologies, extends the accessibility for all.
With support and development services second to none the choice is simple…. KL2, Software that Delivers.
Tel: 01622 670095 Visit Website
Lakeland Dairies (NI) Ltd
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, creams and cream alternatives, ice cream and frozen yogurt. Our brands include Lakeland Dairies, MILLAC, VIVA, COMELLE and COOLICIOUS.
21 – 23 Elmfield Road,
Tel: 028 91824800 Visit Website
Maidaid have over 40 years’ experience of supplying the UK catering industry with reliable and energy-efficient warewashing solutions. Offering unparalleled levels of support, in terms of design, installation, technical training at all levels and ongoing support, Maidaid is dedicated to providing customers with satisfaction during an equipment’s life cycle.
The Engine Shed,
Top Station Road,
Tel: 0345 1308070 Visit Website
McCullough Moore Ltd
McCullough Moore is a world-class event planning company based in West Sussex.
We have arranged 100's of truly amazing parties, gala dinners and themed networking evenings for large organisations and private clients. Our beautiful table centrepieces, chair covers, sashes and themed party supplies are all available for you to hire for your event. We offer dry hire, delivery or a full-set-up-service - simply visit our website for a quote.
Meiko UK Limited
Meiko UK is a specialist supplier of warewashing equipment, from undercounter and pass through models, to rack and flight type machines. Available on many of our machines, Meiko’s GiO reverse osmosis water treatment eliminates the need for water softeners, while delivering the most hygienic washing results that sparkle right out of the machine, with no need for hand polishing. We offer all-inclusive ‘No Bills’ peace-of-mind packages, with planned maintenance and a guarantee of "No extra Bills" for 3 or 5 years.
Our Regional Sales Managers provide advice nationwide, covering everything from machine selection to our award-winning technical support.
393 Edinburgh Avenue,
Tel: 01753 215120 Visit Website
Middleton Foods is a family owned and operated business, manufacturing quality flour-based and gluten-free food mixes for the fast food, foodservice, butchery and bakery markets. Middleton use the best ingredients available, modern machinery and the latest manufacturing techniques to produce top-quality mixes at competitive prices. Middleton has built a dedicated stand-alone, gluten free factory, creating an environment where all wheat products are removed, giving full control over manufacturing and eliminating the risk of cross-contamination completely. The new gluten-free factory is BRC accredited and produces over 20+ lines of GF mixes every week.
655 Willenhall Road,
Tel: 01902 608122 Visit Website
Nestle Cereal Partners UK
The Nestlé Cereals brands that you know and trust are made by Cereal Partners UK, one of the UK's leading cereal manufacturers.
Our aim is simply - to provide high-quality and great-tasting cereals. We make many well-loved brands such as Shredded Wheat, Shreddies and Cheerios.
2 Albany Place,
28 Bridge Road East,
Welwyn Garden City,
Tel: 07748 646349 Visit Website
Nutricia Advanced Medical Nutrition,
White Horse Business Park,
Tel: Nutricia Resource Centre 01225 751098 Visit Website
Oranka Fruit Juice
Oranka are a leading international supplier of fruit juices including a special hydration range, plus super juices, smoothies, super smoothies and ice teas. The specific hydration range includes 21 flavours such as rhubarb, green tea & lemon, elderflower, blueberry etc. All with only 2% sugar with Vitamin C, some also have added zinc. No preservatives, colourants or added sugars. Many dispensing solutions are free on loan, so why not book a trial on the sales hotline below?
Unit 9 Wornal Park,
Tel: 0330 998 0555
Fax: 0870 8301556 Visit Website
Premier Foods is one of Britain's largest food producers and understands caterers' needs and the challenges that many face. With key lines including Bisto, Homepride, McDougalls, Ambrosia and Angel Delight, Premier Foods has a portfolio of trusted British brands ideal for care caterers.
Centrium Business Park,
Tel: 07969 239415 Visit Website
Raj Foods is a family-owned and run business, with over 36 years of experience in manufacturing and distributing 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. Established in 1983, 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: 020 8965 6533 Visit Website
RATIONAL UK Ltd
RATIONAL is the market leader in thermal cooking technology. With just two appliances, a RATIONAL SelfCookingCenter combi oven and a RATIONAL VarioCookingCenter multifunctional unit, a professional kitchen can prepare everything that a care home demands. Connected Cooking is the latest network solution-ideal for care home group operators to manage all connected units centrally and control production processes.
Tel: 01582 480388
Fax: 01582 485001 Visit Website
Robot-Coupe, world leading manufacturer of food preparation equipment, offers a wide range of machines adapted to the care and nursing sector needs. The best solution for the texture-modified meals is the Blixer®: the only machine capable of processing both cooked and raw ingredients without having to add liquid.
The elderly are often at an increased risk of dehydration due to thirst sensation and detection decreasing with age. Tetley is committed to providing education and understanding of the benefits of hydration within care homes.
A cup of tea is an effective, and easy way to help keep patients and residents hydrated and Tetley’s out-of-home tea range enables caterers and operators to deliver delicious tasting tea time and time again.
Tata Global Beverages Ltd
325 Oldfield Lane North,
Tel: 0800 028 3728 Visit Website
Thomas Ridley Foodservice
We provide a total solution for caterers within the care sector, delivering a broad range of products on multi-temperature vehicles. All backed up with ‘allergen check’ bespoke reporting of allergens contained in the products purchased from us and K2n (Key to Nutrients), an easy-to-use online system preloaded with the NACC minimal standards and the FSA nutritional guidelines for food served to older people in residential care.
Rougham Industrial Estate,
Bury St Edmunds,
Tel: 01359 270536 Visit Website
Unilever Food Solutions
Unilever Food Solutions UK is the dedicated foodservice business of Unilever UK Ltd, encompassing many of the world's leading brands including KNORR, Carte D’or, Hellmann's and PG tips. With a team dedicated to the care sector we aim to provide you with solutions to make your mealtimes the highlight of your residents' day - ranging from support of activities to nutritionally analysed recipes that are in line with the NACC Nutritional Standards for Adults.
Tel: 01372 945000 Visit Website
Vantastec specialise in the meals on wheels industry, manufacturing mobile home delivery oven vehicles. Our patented regenerating oven was designed and built with the requirements of the user in mind. We also specialise in the conversion of temperature-controlled vehicles.
Unit 6C Caerphilly Road,
Tel: 01443 811 630 Visit Website
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 free basic membership, training and resources.
83 Ducie Street,
Tel: 0161 257 0887 Visit Website
Congratulations, you’ve just found the answer to your hydration issues!
Your next step is to contact us to request a free trial pack of WaterADE. Then, when you witness for yourself the positive reaction by your residents to our unique product, we’re confident you will be back in touch……Please see our full page advert in the 2019 Yearbook
Tel: 01403 791282/07738 512535
Welbilt UK is an award winning world leader in the manufacture and supply of professional kitchen equipment, able to meet the needs and demands of even the busiest kitchen environments. Welbilt UK manufacture a number of top brands including, Merrychef, Convotherm, Crem, Frymaster, Lincoln and Garland.
Old Portsmouth Road,
Tel: 01483 464900 Visit Website
Weetabix Food Company
Weetabix Food Company makes Weetabix, the UK’s number one selling, most trusted and most recommended cereals. It is home to some of Britain’s most famous and iconic brands including Weetabix, Weetabix Minis, Alpen, Weetabix On The Go Breakfast Drink, Ready brek, Weetos and the popular Alpen bars.
Tel: 01536 722181 Visit Website
Williams has developed an outstanding reputation for supplying reliable, practical and energy-saving refrigeration to all areas of the care sector.
Our comprehensive portfolio of products means there’s a product for every application, however large or small. So whether you need to replace existing equipment, add more capacity or redesign your whole kitchen, Williams are the perfect partner for all your refrigeration needs.
North Lynn Industrial Estate,
Tel: 01553 817000
Fax: 01553 817111 Visit Website
As the UK’s number one fish and seafood business, Young’s Foodservice proud to be a partner to the NACC and supply a dedicated portfolio of products to care homes across the country. We understand the challenges that caterers face and that is why our extensive range of nutritious, cost effective and versatile solutions help cater to the needs of all residents, visitors and staff members alike. It’s our priority to showcase just how versatile fish can be on menus all year-round when served in different formats across snacking and main meal occasions and the many nutritional benefits it provides both residents and caterers.
Tel: 01472 585858
YPO has been providing savings to the care sector since 1974. We offer a complete food service solution and are experts in sourcing and delivering all you need to operate a successful catering operation. Customers have access to everything from fresh and frozen food and groceries, to catering equipment and even a design service for the refurbishment of kitchen spaces.
41 Industrial Park,
Tel: 01924 885 913 Visit Website