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Aviko (UK) Ltd

Aviko Foodservice – Leading Potato Supplier for Catering Potatoes:   As a worldwide market leader in potato production, we supply the UK foodservice industry with catering potatoes, frozen potato products, chilled potato products and much more besides. With potato products for restaurants, pubs, hotels, schools and potato products for healthcare, we offer a great potato range. Our expertise as a leading chip manufacturer of both chilled chips and frozen fries, as well as appetizers, hash browns and potato classics means we’re the foodservice industry’s choice when it comes to catering potatoes and potato menu ideas.  The Potato Production Company for the Out of Home Market:Our extensive range of professional potato products include potato menu products such as hash browns, mashed potato, roast potatoes, jacket potatoes and wedges. Or, for a real point of difference, why not try our sweet potato fries, potato gratin, potato pancakes, potato quiche or tiger fries? We also have a fantastic range of appetizers including onion rings, mozzarella sticks, cream and cheese jalepeno snacks and many more – perfect for sharing platters.


Bakehouse was founded in 1989, with the aim of 'making exclusive food inclusive'. After many years of double-digit growth, the company has far surpassed this vision. We are now the UK’s leading supplier and innovator of Continental bake-off products.

Speciality & Fine Food Fair

2-4 Sept 2012 Olympia, London Trade Only The definitive event for showcasing artisan food and drink to high quality trade buyers. Meet delis, farm shops, independent retailers, restaurants, hotels, caterers & wholesalers who are all looking to source fine food. A visit to the UK’s largest showcase of artisan food and drink is the most time and cost-effective way to discover new products, ingredients and ideas from over 600 suppliers and small producers.Not only will you find gastronomical delights to help you stand out from your competitors, the show features a host of visitor attractions that offer free expert insight including;Fine Food Forum  -  Be inspired by live cooking demonstrations from top chefsSmall Business Forum - Receive practical tips from successful, independent business experts.Free 1-to-1 Business Advice – Our SME experts are on hand to offer you free private business advice sessions.Speciality & Fine Food Fair also incorporates Speciality Chocolate Fair, where the UK Chocolate Masters Finals are held. Learn from leading artisan chocolatiers and pastry chefs showcasing their creations in a bid to be crowned National Chocolate Master.

London International Wine Fair

London International Wine Fair is the single most important event in the international wine and spirits calendar. No other trade event has the same diversity of wine and spirits without any bias towards a particular country or region. It's as if the global wine business has come together for three days.

Lincat Limited

Lincat is the UK’s leading manufacturer of catering equipment. The Lincoln-based company produces over 450 separate products for cooking, holding and food display. These are supplied to commercial kitchens of every kind, both here in the UK and across the world, through Lincat’s international network of dealers.


Livebookings is the world’s leading provider of reservations systems and online marketing services for the restaurant industry. Our job is to make all types of restaurants more profitable, from fine dining and independents to casual dining chains and gastro pubs.In 2010 alone, we will have delivered over 8 million hungry diners to restaurants across the world.Contact us today on to find out how Livebookings can help deliver you more diners.

Nestlé Professional

Nestlé Professional® UK is part of Nestlé® SA, the world’s leading food and drink organisation, committed to increasing the nutritional value of products whilst improving taste.The company is at the leading edge of the foodservice industry working closely with its customers as an inspiring growth partner to deliver shared value and front line solutions. It aims to help caterers grow their business by supporting them with the right products for their needs. The UK range includes a series of leading coffee brands including Nescafé® Gold Blend® and Nescafé® Specialities along with soluble roast & ground solutions including Nestlé® Roma™ and Nescafé® Milano™. The company also offers a range of leading culinary aids through its Maggi® and Chef® brands, and has an extensive array of snacking products, such as Herta® Hot Dogs and confectionery, including KitKat®.

P&G Professional

P&G Professional is the leading manufacturer and supplier of cleaning and hygiene products to the hospitality industry. Its core business focus is to identify businesses' cleaning and laundry needs and develop products and solutions that deliver real results under world-class brands - including professional variants of Ariel, Bold, Deepio and Flash.

Sopexa UK

Sopexa UK, the British subsidiary of Sopexa Groupe, is a privately owned PR, marketing and promotions agency specialising in French food and wine. A unique agency with 50 yrs experience, we offer expertise both from the home market of the products and clients we represent and the market in which we operate. We deliver different missions for different clients, from promotions, events and press relations to commercial intelligence.


Open your door to a world of EPoSsibilities™ with TISSL, provider of tailored EPoS solutions to suit any operation, from fine-dining to pubs and clubs. With a TISSL system, you can increase your profits, reduce waste and outshine your competitors with your customer service – as well as being part of the exclusive collection of venues that work with TISSL.

Unilever Foodsolutions

Many people have said to me that when they’ve tasted a steak seasoned with KNORR Paste Bouillon, that it’s the best steak they’ve ever had in their lives. Everyone has their own opinion, all I’m saying is 9 out of 10 chefs who have tasted my way of seasoning steak agreed KNORR gives a better taste.” – Marco Pierre White

Unilever Foodsolutions

Unilever Foodsolutions combines the trusted heritage of world-class brands with innovation, chefmanship and cutting-edge research to help grow its customers’ businesses. The company’s portfolio of well-known brands includes KNORR, Hellmann’s, Flora and PG Tips, offering caterers confidence in both the kitchen and the dining room.

Wine Institute of California

Despite the spate of wine-led restaurant concepts springing up in the UK in recent years, the majority of operators still don’t pay as much business attention to their wine list as they should. While individuals may be interested in or even passionate about wine, too few actually approach their wine list as they do their menu: namely as an opportunity to surprise and delight their customers, as a vital selling tool, and as a central (but never simple) source of profit.In a bid to rectify this, Restaurant magazine have teamed up with the Wine Institute of California to put together this guide: Making Your Wine List Work. Led by Peter McCombie MW, our experts and sommeliers outline the strategies, tips and challenges relevant to contemporary restaurant businesses. At the same time, we showcase what California has to offer wine buyers beyond the state’s big-name beasts. As they say on the West Coast: enjoy...