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Keep up to date with the latest news from around the Samworth Brothers group.

15/08/2019

Samworth Brothers Supply Chain on Excellence Award shortlist

Samworth Brothers Supply Chain (SBSC) has been shortlisted for a prestigious 2019 Supply Chain Excellence Award. Since they were launched in 1997 the Awards have become the benchmark for supply chain best practice, attracting entries not only from the UK and internationally. SBSC has been shortlisted in the Supply Chain Strategy and Design category which […]

The Duke and Duchess of Cornwall
16/07/2019 News

Ginsters Welcomes The Duke and The Duchess of Cornwall

Visit coincides with 50-year anniversary garden party celebration Ginsters has welcomed The Duke of Cornwall and The Duchess of Cornwall to its Callington-based bakery.  The visit was part of Their Royal Highnesses’ three-day trip to the South West, focusing on regional businesses who help bolster the area’s food and drink sector. Ginsters, which contributes in […]

11/07/2019

Sports Opportunity Fund Supports Junior Tennis

The Samworth Brothers Sports Opportunity Fund is supporting junior tennis in Melton Mowbray with an £8,000 award to help fund a new club house facility at Melton Mowbray Tennis Club.  Over fifty junior and senior club members recently celebrated the official opening of the new club house joining in a one-hour session of on-court fun […]

21/06/2019 News

The Ultimate Double Wave

Ginsters announces sponsorship of champion pro-surfer Pasties and surfing.  It’s an iconic combination which has put Cornish coastlines on the world map. Now, two of Cornwall’s leading exports will come together as Ginsters  – proudly sponsors professional surfer, Luke Dillon. Lauded as a tour de force in British competitive surfing, Newquay-based Dillon has won every […]

14/06/2019 News

Charity Challenge teams break through £2.2 million mark

2019 event raises an amazing £318,000 total From heavy rain to dazzling sun, teams in the 2019 Samworth Brothers Charity Challenge triumphed over tough conditions to raise an amazing £318,000 for charity.  It brings the total raised from the Charity Challenge since the event started in 2009 to an outstanding total of £2.2 million.More than […]

12/06/2019 News

Samworth Brothers acquires minority stake in Higgidy

Samworth Brothers has acquired a minority stake in Higgidy with the option of increasing its stake in the business in the years to come. Samworth Brothers Chief Executive Flor Healy said: “The Higgidy team has been extremely successful over the past 16 years in growing a much-loved and contemporary premium consumer brand with strong retailer […]

24/05/2019 Community

Charity Challenge looks to break through the £2million mark

Teams in training with a £300,000 target for 2019 event Teams from every part of Samworth Brothers are training hard for the 2019 Samworth Brothers Charity Challenge which starts next weekend with a £300,000 fundraising target.  The triathlon style challenge has already raised more than £1. 9 million for charity over six previous events and […]

Dickinson & Morris
09/05/2019 News

The Iconic Characters behind Dickinson & Morris

As the award winning Dickinson & Morris Authentic Melton Mowbray Pork Pies undergo a significant relaunch, we explore the main characters behind the iconic brand’s name and history. Our Story Starts with this Amazing Woman…  Mary Dickinson (1768 to 1841) Considered the originator of the hand raised Melton Mowbray pork pie, Mary is credited with […]

Food to Go Business
03/05/2019 News

Samworth Brothers Launches New Food-To-Go Business ‘Fresh Food For Now Company’

The new venture marks the evolution of the existing Ginsters van operation into a fresh new business, offering vendors a complete food-to-go solution with an extended range of brands and products to cater for the on-the-go consumer.

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