Blakemore and Country Range team up at educational show

Blakemore Foodservice teamed up with Country Range Group, which it recently joined, to exhibit at the Lead Association for CAtering in Education’s (LACA) show in Birmingham.

The three-day event gave visitors an insight into new products in the educational sector.

Blakemore Foodservice is in the process of integrating the Country Range own-brand range, which in total numbers more than 750 lines.

The company’s trade sector manager Matt Johnson said: “The main event provided us with a great opportunity to network and develop with our existing customers as well as the chance to attract new interest.

“A professional chef was hired to provide a tasty menu for delegates to try, cooked from scratch using new Country Range products in order to introduce customers to our new own-brand range.”

More than 170 suppliers took part in the exhibition.

Blakemore’s head of foodservice Caoire Blakemore commented: “The chief benefits of joining Country Range Group include greater buying power, access to a fantastic range of innovative products, as well marketing material to share with our existing and prospective customers.”

Blakemore Foodservice 0121-526 8400

Country Range Group (0845) 209 3777


Published Date: August 12, 2019
Category: Wholesale Industry News