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Manton Wood Offices
23/08/2019 News

Samworth Brothers Manton Wood achieves Health & Safety Gold award

Samworth Brothers Manton Wood has received a prestigious Royal Society for the Prevention of Accidents (RoSPA) Gold award for the second year. The internationally-renowned RoSPA Health and Safety awards are the longest running industry awards scheme in the UK and attract entries from organisations around the world. They recognise achievement in health and safety management systems, including practices such […]

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 […]

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 […]

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.

Melton Mowbray Pork pie
02/05/2019 News

NEW Dickinson & Morris Authentic Melton Mowbray Pork pie

They are not only the perfect pork pie, but a brand steeped in history & heritage. We are pleased to announce the relaunch of our award winning Dickinson & Morris Authentic Melton Mowbray Pork Pies. The relaunch of this iconic Samworth Brothers pork pie brand is the biggest in over 10 years.

Pies on Tray
03/04/2019 News

Gold success at British Pie Awards

There were Gold awards and other success for a number of Samworth Brothers brands at the recent British Pie Awards.  

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