The Lakes Distillery

By |2020-02-24T14:45:20+00:00July 31st, 2018|Categories: Meet Our Suppliers|

The Lakes Distillery

Who they are …

Housed in a beautifully restored farm close to Bassenthwaite Lake, The Lakes Distillery opened in December 2014. Their vision was to produce world-class spirits that will be global brands recognised and respected around the world.

Their range of premium spirits now include whisky, vodka, gin and a range of liqueurs.

We have worked with The Lakes Distillery for many years now. Last year visited their premises and enjoyed a tour and tasting. Read our story.


Chris Pateman, head of off-trade & grocery says: “It is wonderful to work with such a well-known Cumbrian family run business such as […]

Cartmel Sticky Toffee Pudding Co

By |2018-07-25T09:24:55+01:00July 25th, 2018|Categories: Meet Our Suppliers|

Cartmel Sticky Toffee Pudding Co.

Who they are …

Cartmel sticky toffee pudding is famous the world over and is supplied to fine food shops and delis, including many luxury department stores such as Fortnum & Mason and Harvey Nichols.


Jo Wolsey-Fell, head of sales at Cartmel says: “Cartmel has been working with Pioneer since 2008 for both foodservice and their retail shop. We have seen a gradual increase with year-on- year sales.

We have a great customer relationship with the team at Pioneer; orders and collections are always on time and both parties can be flexible as and when […]

Is it time for a BBQ …?

By |2018-07-10T09:53:23+01:00July 10th, 2018|Categories: Latest News|

Is it time for a BBQ …?

With the warm weather set to continue, eating alfresco is the perfect way to enjoy the summer.

To help you make the most of the barbecue season, we have a wide range offers for you.

The mains …

Pioneer foodservice | Pork & Marmalade sausages | Carlisle

Picanha steaks

Barbecue Pork Ribs

(1000451) Pork & Apple Burgers – only £50p each

The essentials …

Pioneer Foodservice | Planete Pain Brioche Rolls

(203343C) McCain Menu Signatures Staycrisp Medium Skin-on Fries – £16.00

It’s tennis season – let’s celebrate Wimbledon!

By |2018-07-09T08:55:59+01:00July 9th, 2018|Categories: Latest News|

It’s tennis season – let’s celebrate Wimbledon!

With the Wimbledon finals being held at the weekend, tennis fans across the country are enjoying the tennis. Why not hold a tennis celebration event?

Traditionally, champagne and strawberries have been enjoyed at the all-England club, however, we think some of our strawberry cakes, desserts and ice cream hit the spot too.

On offer this month is Sidoli Gluten Free Luxury Strawberry Cheesecake at just £12.60 and Chantilly Patisserie Strawberry Prosecco Charlotte at £15.70.

Why not try the brand new Lakes Ice Cream Gin & Tonic Sorbet?

To see all […]