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Foodservice James Bridge Awards £6,000 to Charities of the Year

August 29, 2017

Colleagues from Blakemore Foodservice’s James Bridge depot hand over £6,000 to the Midlands Air Ambulance Charity and Chelsea’s HLH Awareness Fund

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Blakemore Foodservice Publishes New Product Catalogue

August 29, 2017

Blakemore Foodservice has produced a more user friendly product brochure to ensure customers find what they are looking for and receive the best service.

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Blakemore Foodservice Celebrates Top Caterers at Catering Awards

December 22, 2016

Blakemore Foodservice celebrates the achievements of customers across the catering sector at its annual Catering Awards

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A.F. Blakemore Invests £1m in Penrith Depot

August 08, 2016

Blakemore Wholesale has invested £1 million in their Penrith depot as they look to significantly expand their presence across Cumbria and the Lake District.

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Foodservice Wakefield Welcomes General Manager Alan Russell

June 01, 2016

Alan Russell is appointed General Manager at Blakemore Foodservice’s Wakefield depot

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Blakemore Foodservice Retains Business Worth £15 Million

May 05, 2016

Blakemore Foodservice announces the retention of its contract to supply 400 social service sites, leisure centres and schools within the Black Country Consortium

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Foodservice Wakefield Takes On Biggest Community Project Yet

May 04, 2016

Blakemore Foodservice colleagues get digging, donating more than 100 hours to a local community centre

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Foodservice Review: Interview with Jim Dudley

April 29, 2016

Blakemore Foodservice Sales & Marketing Director Jim Dudley gives his view on Blakemore Foodservice’s recent trading highlights and the wider foodservice sector

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Blakemore Foodservice Enjoys Success at Lakes Hospitality Trade Show

March 01, 2016

Blakemore Foodservice exhibits at the Lakes Hospitality Trade Show in Cumbria to help promote the business to caterers in the Lake District

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A.F. Blakemore Graduate Scheme Returns for 2016

March 01, 2016

The two-year programme aims to develop future leaders for the company and will take on five graduates across four areas of the business

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Foodservice Wakefield Hosts First People with Potential Day

January 04, 2016

Wakefield colleagues take part in their very first People with Potential assessment day, set up to identify future talent in the business

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Blakemore Foodservice Celebrates Top Caterers at Awards

December 17, 2015

Blakemore Foodservice rewards its top catering customers at its annual Catering Awards

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A.F. Blakemore Publishes Group Responsibility Report

November 25, 2015

Take a look at A.F. Blakemore’s group-wide Responsible Business Report, showcasing responsible business activity undertaken the 2014/15 financial year

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A.F. Blakemore Employees Help Children in Need

November 19, 2015

A.F. Blakemore employee’s backed the bear this autumn for BBC’s Children in Need Appeal.

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Community Volunteering Steps Up for October Half Term

November 05, 2015

Community volunteering across A.F. Blakemore steps up a gear for October half term, with employees donating more than 150 hours of work time to community groups

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A.F. Blakemore Logistics Leaders Recognised for Industry Expertise

November 05, 2015

Members of A.F. Blakemore’s senior logistics and transport teams have been recognised by the Chartered Institute of Logistics and Transport for their industry expertise

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Blakemore Foodservice Employees Conquer Snowdon for Charity

October 29, 2015

Eleven Blakemore Foodservice employees along with friends and family members donned their mountain boots to climb Mount Snowdon for charity.

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Foodservice HGV Driver Apprentices Celebrate Record Success

August 27, 2015

Two Blakemore Foodservice driver apprentices celebrate achieving their HGV Class 2 driving licences in record-breaking time

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Blakemore Foodservice Celebrates Double Contract Win

August 25, 2015

Blakemore Foodservice wins new contracts to supply Leicestershire County Council and the London Borough of Barnet

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Blakemore Foodservice Donates £500 to Candlelighters

July 31, 2015

Wakefield employees donate £500 to children’s cancer charity Candlelighters

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Blakemore Foodservice Retains Investors in People Bronze Accreditation

June 30, 2015

Blakemore Foodservice receives re-accreditation for its nationally recognised Investors in People Bronze standard

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Children’s Hospice Receives Cash Boost

June 11, 2015

A Black Country children’s hospice has received a cash boost thanks to the fundraising efforts of employees from Blakemore Foodservice, Jamesbridge.

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Blakemore Foodservice Showcases New Slipstream Vehicle at Commercial Vehicle Show

April 29, 2015

Blakemore Foodservice exhibits their brand new Euro 6 slipstream vehicle at the Commercial Vehicle Show at the NEC in Birmingham

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Blakemore Foodservice Recognised with Birmingham Social Responsibility Standard

March 10, 2015

Blakemore Foodservice receives Birmingham Business Charter for Social Responsibility accreditation from Birmingham City Council

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Foodservice Business Review: Interview with Jim Dudley

January 26, 2015

Blakemore Foodservice Sales & Marketing Director Jim Dudley gives an interview on Blakemore Foodservice’s recent trading highlights and plans for 2015

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Blakemore Foodservice Celebrates Top Caterers

December 15, 2014

Blakemore Foodservice celebrates the achievements of its catering customers at its annual Catering Awards

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Driver Scoops Gold at Wholesale Industry Awards

December 10, 2014

Blakemore Foodservice driver Martin Hancox is crowned Delivered Wholesale Driver of the Year at the Federation of Wholesale Distributors Gold Medal Awards

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Blakemore Foodservice Win Leeds City Council Contract

November 24, 2014

Blakemore Foodservice announces a new local authority contract to be served by its Wakefield depot

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Blakemore Foodservice Wins £1m Contract with North Tyneside Council

October 17, 2014

Blakemore Foodservice wins a two-year contract supplying frozen goods to the local authority

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Blakemore Foodservice Lays Foundations for Future Growth

August 27, 2014

Blakemore Foodservice gets its 2020 Strategy underway with a series of key business development plans

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Blakemore Foodservice Employees take part in Tough Guy 2014

August 21, 2014

Two employees from Blakemore Foodservice have raised more than £1,000 by taking part in one of the world’s toughest endurance races, Tough Guy Challenge 2014.

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Blakemore Foodservice Announces New Contract with Cheshire East Local Authority

August 18, 2014

Blakemore Foodservice wins a new business contract supplying Cheshire East Local Authority

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Blakemore Foodservice Looks to Grow Free Trade Sales

August 18, 2014

Blakemore Foodservice extends its range of frozen food lines available to independent customers

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Warehouse to Wheels Drivers Celebrate Success

July 30, 2014

Four Blakemore employees qualify as LGV drivers on the company’s Warehouse to Wheels driver training programme

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Triple Success for Blakemore’s at Business in the Community Awards

June 12, 2014

A.F. Blakemore wins three Big Ticks as part of the prestigious Business in the Community Awards 2014

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Moto Extends Blakemore Foodservice Contract

May 08, 2014

Britain’s biggest motorway service area operator extends contract with Blakemore Foodservice for further three years

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Hospice Receives Cash Boost for Vital Equipment

May 07, 2014

A Wolverhampton hospice receives vital funds thanks to the fundraising efforts of Blakemore Foodservice employees

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Blakemore Foodservice Announces New Tradeshows

May 06, 2014

Blakemore Foodservice announces a series of tradeshows for free trade and new customers

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New Sales Drive for Blakemore Foodservice

May 06, 2014

Blakemore Foodservice introduces new wholesale frozen range for independent customers

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Blakemore Foodservice Retains Birmingham City Council Business

May 06, 2014

Blakemore Foodservice retains its contract to supply groceries and provisions to Europe’s largest local authority

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Blakemore Foodservice Wins £150 Million Contract

April 15, 2014

Blakemore Foodservice has been awarded a five-year contract with leading holiday and leisure group Bourne Leisure

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Blakemore Foodservice Announces OK Diners Contract

April 09, 2014

Blakemore Foodservice announces a three-year contract supplying OK Diners

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