Meet our select group of Newcomers – new companies from the South West that have never exhibited at a trade show before. Spot the rising stars on their way up!
We are delighted to sponsor the Newcomers Area at The Source trade show. These emerging businesses are innovative and are the future of an exciting artisan food & drink industry in the UK. These are just the kinds of businesses that we want to work with and help bring their products to market”
DIRECTOR, DIVERSE FINE FOOD
Award winning family-owned brewery located in Dartmoor National Park, handcrafting flavoursome cask conditioned and bottled ales.
Steve & Chris Dustow are 5th generation Cornish farmers. Recognising a need to add value to their humble crops the brothers developed idea of distilling premium spirits in 2010. In 2017 Colwith Farm Distillery will open, making the business a single estate operation.
We produce high quality foodstuffs and cookery ingredients from both imported and locally-grown insects. High in protein, low in fat, eco-friendly, sustainable, deliciously different. Come along and try some!
Real ketchup. Handmade in Cornwall. 100% natural ingredients.
Cracking Nuts hand roast a variety of deliciously moreish nutty treats from their base in Devon. They use only the finest nuts and 100% natural ingredients, including responsibly sourced vanilla and fair-trade Himalayan sea salt.
Customerwise helps businesses large and small to improve customer satisfaction, increase sales, and protect reputations by focusing on the customer experience. Using Mystery Shopping we help clients to refine their offer and improve delivery and execution.
Eating Taffety pony meat sustains the wild pony herds of Dartmoor, roaming free, naturally, choosing what they eat and how they live. Taffety tastes similar to beef with a slightly sweet gamey flavour. Low in fat, high in protein, high in Omega-3 fatty acids and no drugs.
The Devon Fudge Company is a family run business nestled in the foothills of Dartmoor in Devon, making deliciously smooth and creamy fudge! All of our fudge is handmade and cooked to order, using a secret traditional recipe that dates back to 1930.
Devon harvested seaweeds conveniently packaged for the table. Use as a seasoning or include within recipes.
New business making soil association certified organic ghee in small batches from organic West Country butter. Not just for curries! With its high smoke point is a tasty and healthy alternative for all everyday cooking. Tastes like butter but better!
Lemonade simply made to make you smile using no chemicals or additives. Various flavours such as Raspberry and Ginger.
RSPH Accredited Food Safety Training throughout the Southwest.
Kumbites is a passionately run African flavour inspired enterprise which produces VEGAN “sauces”, no pickles, no chutneys, no jellies, no jams (exempt the preserve) using locally sourced fresh ingredients implementing traditional preparation methods.
Lavender & Co grow 15 varieties of lavender on their single estate lavender field in Axbridge. The plants and oil are used to make a range of speciality products for trade and retail outlets.
Trading since January 2015, we produce award-winning uniquely flavoured preserves and chutneys in our cottage kitchen. Proudly homemade, our Rhubarb, Rose & Cardamom Jam won a 3* Great Taste Award in 2015 – one of only 130 from 10,000 entries
Devon’s modern English brewery, produces contemporary craft beers in keg, bottle and cask. International beer award winners in 2016.
Producers of High Quality British Charcuterie for both the retail and restaurant trade.
The new brewery is a unique concept based on a decommissioned water reservoir utilising the ambient temperature of the underground facility and solar heating. The new Beers and branding, developed by our award winning brewer Tom Madeiros from USA, combines classic recipes with new hop varieties.
Exceptional handcrafted gin, inspired by the sea from South West England. Salcombe Gin is distilled from the finest English wheat spirit, pure Dartmoor water and thirteen hand-sourced botanicals on a beautiful copper still overlooking the water in Salcombe.
Scott’s Chocolate make 100 gram chocolate bars and 37 gram mini bars with 10 great flavours based from our chocolate HQ in North Somerset. All the range is carefully handmade, 7 of the 10 flavours are gluten free.
Family run bespoke special diet bakery catering for Gluten free diets and other specific dietary needs. Home baked pies, pasties, savoury treats with a wide selection of grab & go sweet treats. Celebration cakes and hampers our speciality.
Totally Wild established May 2016 as the importer and distributor in the UK, bringing to market unique Aloe Ferox products from South Africa. TW Juice Blends available in 5 exotic flavours, contain no added sugar, sweeteners or preservatives. A safari in taste!
Diverse Fine Foods
Diverse Fine Foods are sponsoring the Newcomers area for 2017.