Without the generous support of our sponsors the Deliciouslyorkshire Taste Awards simply wouldn’t be able to go ahead.

Sponsoring a category is a great way to raise your company profile within the Yorkshire Food and Drink scene whilst reaching out to deliciouslyorkshire’s 300+ member

Sponsoring a category can not only provide a huge boost for your business but attending the Taste Awards Ceremony is a fantastic evening out and previous sponsors have found being involved with the awards is fantastic fun!

For more information on sponsoring a category contact Helen on 01423 546172 / team@deliciouslyorkshire.co.uk

Ulrick and Short – sponsors of “Best Free From” Product

Based at Walton Wood Farm near Pontefract, Ulrick & Short produce highly functional, clean label ingredients based on agricultural crops which they sell to National and International food manufacturers.

Since their establishment in 2000 they have developed a wide range of ingredients for the removal of – Fat, Sugar, Phosphates, E-numbers and Allergens. Their most recent success is the latest addition to their Scilia fibres range, Scilia PF50. This fibre derived from pea is a clean label yield and texture enhancer for meat products, achieving particular success in sausages, acting as a gluten free binder and rusk replacer.  Ulrick & Short have been members of Deliciouslyorkshire since its formation and Andrew Ulrick, founding Director of Ulrick & Short is proud to sponsor the Free From award www.cleanlabelingredients.com

Ulrick and Short – sponsors of Best Bakery Product

Based at Walton Wood Farm near Pontefract, Ulrick & Short produce highly functional, clean label ingredients based on agricultural crops which they sell to National and International food manufacturers.

Since their establishment in 2000 they have developed a wide range of ingredients for the removal of – Fat, Sugar, Phosphates, E-numbers and Allergens. Their most recent success is the latest addition to their Scilia fibres range, Scilia PF50. This fibre derived from pea is a clean label yield and texture enhancer for meat products, achieving particular success in sausages, acting as a gluten free binder and rusk replacer.  Ulrick & Short have been members of Deliciouslyorkshire since its formation and Andrew Ulrick, founding Director of Ulrick & Short is proud to sponsor the Free From award www.cleanlabelingredients.com

 

Cranswick PLC – Sponsors of Brest Prepared Meat

Cranswick is part of Great British farming heritage, renowned for delivering traditional products of the highest quality.

Authenticity, craftsmanship and great taste, these values are at the core of our business.

Cranswick began as a group of farmers, nurturing pigs with generations of know-how. Understanding that to get the best out, you have to put the best in, they started producing pig feed together.

Our beginnings were humble but our ambitions were not. In the 1980s, Cranswick moved into food production, giving us one of the first ‘farm to fork’ offerings.

Today, Cranswick is one of the largest food producers in Britain, but we’ve stayed true to our simple ethos – to create authentically made British food, without compromise. Using the skills of artisans and the dedication of generations of craftsmanship, we make great, tasty food.  For more information visit www.cranswick.plc.uk

Yorkshire Agricultural Society – sponsors of Best Fresh Meat

productcategoriesThe Yorkshire Agricultural Society has evolved into a powerful and influential organisation since its formation in 1837.

It is best known for organising the Great Yorkshire Show, but also runs a varied education programme, aimed at school children and teachers as well as the Future Farmers Network, the Yorkshire Food Farming and Rural Network and Farmer Scientist Network.

You can support the Society by becoming a member – benefits include free admission to the Great Yorkshire Show, Countryside Live and discount in Fodder, our award winning food shop and cafe.

The support of members is vital to fulfilling our charitable work.

Celsius Projects – sponsors of Best Yorkshire Pork Pieproductcategories

Celsius Projects are a dedicated contractor for the food industry providing design, construction and project management including smaller works.. We can take projects from concept through to completion including all building works, dealing with planning applications, building regulations, detailed design, process layout, architectural and structural design.

Additionally we can help with long term planning of your business, understanding current and future production requirements to inform advice and design on planned development and growth of existing or new sites.

Our expertise includes new build construction, extension & alterations, fit out and refurbishment, chillers, freezers and production facilities, refrigeration and ventilation, warehouse & distribution, NPD facilities, mechanical & electrical, civil engineering and small works.

For members thinking of expansion, refurbishment or site alterations please don’t hesitate to get in touch.

www.celsius-projects.com

Best Ready to Eat Product – This category is available for sponsorship

Sponsorship of this category costs £1000+vat

The sponsorship package includes:

  • 2 Tickets to the deliciouslyorkshire Taste Awards Ceremony on Wednesday 1st November at Pavillions of Harrogate
  • Sponsors profile on this very page of the deliciouslyorkshire website
  • “In association with” on all deliciouslyorkshire and press coverage of your award category in the Yorkshire Post and other regional titles
  • Opportunities for networking at the awards event and the chance to present your award to the winner of your category
  • Opportunity to have a photograph taken with your category winner
  • Brand delivered at awards ceremony. Chance to display pop up banners and literature in the sponsors “hall of fame”
  • Brand delivered on relevant trophies and certificates
  • Brand on all printed award event related materials (menu etc)
  • Mentions in all awards coverage including the deliciouslyorkshire page in The Yorkshire Post’s Country Week

Verner Wheelock Associates – sponsors of Best Cheese

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Established in 1990, Verner Wheelock is a leading provider of food industry training. We pride ourselves on the quality of our trainers, who have all had extensive experience in the food industry and are experts in their own fields. This knowledge and experience is reflected in our proven track record and high pass rates across all subject areas.

Whether you need training for yourself or our staff, we offer a wide rage of accredited or bespoke course from basic to advanced levels. We provide training at our dedicated centre or in house at your own premises.

We offer courses in: HACCP, Auditing, Food Safety, Health and Safety, Nutrition, Specialist, Ethical Trading, Consultancy

Tel: 01756 700802

Just Desserts –  Sponsors of Best Ice Cream 

Established in 1985 by James and Carol O’Dwyer, Just Desserts is an independent family run bakery and patisserie producing a range of high quality, award winning handmade desserts, cakes, puddings and quiche for the foodservice industry.

As a family run business, we have a great sense of purpose and take enormous pride in what we do.  Our mission statement is simply to exceed our customers’ expectations and provide a range of products that they would be proud to call their own. We like to be thought of as their pastry chef at the end of the phone!

We hold the SALSA food safety management accreditation and over the years many of our products have been recognised in the Great Taste and Deliciouslyorkshire Awards.  With our fleet of temperature controlled vehicles and carefully chosen distributors we deliver throughout the North of England, the Midlands and beyond.

Our team is made up of 25 wonderful, committed and enthusiastic colleagues aged between 20 and 75 based at our bakery in Shipley, West Yorkshire.

Shepherds Purse Cheeses – Sponsors of Best Beer  

Shepherds Purse Artisan Cheeses was founded in 1989 by farmer’s wife, Judy Bell and is now run by her two daughters Katie and Caroline on the family farm in North Yorkshire. Best known for their blue cheeses, Yorkshire Blue, Harrogate Blue and Mrs Bell’s Blue, and for Yorkshire Fettle, their mediterranean salad-style sheep milk cheese, they are now a team of 35 make a range of award-winning speciality cheeses by hand on the family farm.

www.shepherdspurse.co.uk

 

Kolina – Sponsor of Best Yorkshire Spirit

Kolina is an innovative and modern wastewater treatment company.

Our unique containerised systems integrate proven solids separation technologies and incorporates patented electrocoagulation (EC) know-how to provide a highly robust, efficient and chemical-free solution to your wastewater treatment needs.

By combining processes within a single container, we can create a carefully balanced and compact environment capable of achieving industry-leading fats, oils and greases (FOG), chemical oxygen demand (COD) & total suspended solids (TSS) reductions, as well as phosphates and heavy metal reductions across a wide variety of wastewater applications.

From forward-thinking standalone companies to global blue-chip groups, Kolina’s team can deliver a comprehensive service including full project management, installation, commissioning, training and maintenance.

So, whether you are looking to improve and meet your current and future discharge limits, seeking to reduce costs or striving to meet corporate and social responsibility (CSR) targets, Kolina can help you.

Our inclusive service and maintenance solution, allows you to focus on running your business.  For more information visit www.kolina.co.uk 

 

Best Beverage – This category is available for sponsorship

Sponsorship of this category costs £1000+vat

The sponsorship package includes:

  • 2 Tickets to the deliciouslyorkshire Taste Awards Ceremony on Wednesday 1st November at Pavillions of Harrogate
  • Sponsors profile on this very page of the deliciouslyorkshire website
  • “In association with” on all deliciouslyorkshire and press coverage of your award category in the Yorkshire Post and other regional titles
  • Opportunities for networking at the awards event and the chance to present your award to the winner of your category
  • Opportunity to have a photograph taken with your category winner
  • Brand delivered at awards ceremony. Chance to display pop up banners and literature in the sponsors “hall of fame”
  • Brand delivered on relevant trophies and certificates
  • Brand on all printed award event related materials (menu etc)
  • Mentions in all awards coverage including the deliciouslyorkshire page in The Yorkshire Post’s Country Week

 

The Farm Shop & Deli Show – sponsor of the Best Savoury Condiment 

16 – 18 April 2018

The Farm Shop & Deli Show showcases the very best produce from more than 400 outstanding suppliers over the 3 days. Put simply, if it’s high end then it will be on our show-floor from delicious UK-reared charcuterie to decadent hand-crafted chocolates and delectable olive oil. Farm Shop & Deli Show will be packed with new launches, fresh industry insights and trend-setting food and drink. Plus, visitors to the show will also have free access to the co-located National Convenience Show, Food & Drink Expo, The Ingredients Show and Foodex.

In addition, after sampling exciting new products, why not absorb fresh ideas with Farm Shop & Deli Live? The live events programme is a one-stop shop for advice and information with lively seminars and debates from industry leaders.  One of the highlights of the show will be the Farm Shop & Deli Awards. Now entering their fifth year, they will reveal the crème de la crème of British independent retailers. Category and regional winners, as well as the overall Farm Shop & Deli Retailer of the Year will be announced at Farm Shop & Deli Show on Monday, 16 April 2018

Whether you’re an independent farm shop, delicatessen or specialist food outlet, you can help grow your business along with your passion at the Farm Shop & Deli Show. At the show you’ll find all the big ideas, innovative suppliers and exciting products you need to find fresh inspiration for your business.

www.farmshopanddelishow.co.uk

Best Sweet Preserve – This category is available for sponsorship

Sponsorship of this category costs £1000+vat

The sponsorship package includes:

  • 2 Tickets to the deliciouslyorkshire Taste Awards Ceremony on Wednesday 1st November at Pavillions of Harrogate
  • Sponsors profile on this very page of the deliciouslyorkshire website
  • “In association with” on all deliciouslyorkshire and press coverage of your award category in the Yorkshire Post and other regional titles
  • Opportunities for networking at the awards event and the chance to present your award to the winner of your category
  • Opportunity to have a photograph taken with your category winner
  • Brand delivered at awards ceremony. Chance to display pop up banners and literature in the sponsors “hall of fame”
  • Brand delivered on relevant trophies and certificates
  • Brand on all printed award event related materials (menu etc)
  • Mentions in all awards coverage including the deliciouslyorkshire page in The Yorkshire Post’s Country Week

Oslo – sponsors of Best confectionery

Oslo is a creative agency based in Leeds, providing Digital Marketing, Social Media, Art

Direction, Branding, Design & Websites.
At Oslo, we believe we can take your business to the next level. We take care of your creative needs in order to effectively tell the story of your brand.

We don’t like to set limits on what we do, that isn’t our vibe, but, if you really must know then you can see a list of some of our services over on the other side.

We love what we do, work really hard and would love to help you and your business to succeed. If we can be part of that journey, amazing, if not

Advertising can be a big scary monster. However, it does not need to be. We can create effective advertising campaigns that will stay in the minds of your customers long after they’ve seen them.

We don’t see the point in churning out unoriginal content to put online. If you wouldn’t say it in a room full of strangers don’t say it at all and whatever you do, make sure what you have to say has some value and is bespoke to your company!

Photography & video: A really super-easy way to set your business apart from others is tailoring content for you specifically. If you want a bunch of stock photos of random people then we can send you a list of agencies who will take your money. If you want unique, then you have come to the right place.

Website design & build: You should have one, and we should design it. We take such great care to make sure that your brand and message stay consistent online. Websites can be creative and beautiful places that inspire customers to shop with you and buy in to your brand.

For more information visit their website www.oslo.agency 

Garbutt and Elliott – sponsors of Best New Business 

ConceptsGarbutt + Elliott is one of Yorkshires larger independent firms of chartered accountants, auditors and advisors. First established in 1848, today we are a team of over 100 staff, including 8 Partners offering tailored services for individuals and businesses.

We provide a full range of specialist services with experienced expert advisors covering a wide spectrum of sectors. Harvesting a positive culture we constantly aim to deliver exceptional service to our clients to inspire confidence and success.

Our long standing presence in Yorkshire enables us to understand the challenges faced by many business owners in the region. Internationally, we are members of Praxity Worldwide Alliance, allowing us to support businesses with global ambitions.

Forward Thinking We are passionate about our clients and value the relationships we create.  We attract, develop and retain the best people for our business and inspire them to be the best they can be

Personal We always ask ourselves if there are other Garbutt + Elliott services which will benefit our clients. We are open and honest taking personal responsibility for our actions with our clients and each other

Different We strive to work as one team, combining all our specialisms and skills for one unique offering.  Our clients benefit from our commitment to being part of their success. We thrive on being part of their team rather than an external resource.

www.garbutt-elliott.co.uk

Best Yorkshire Breakfast – This category is available for sponsorship

Sponsorship of this category costs £1000+vat

The sponsorship package includes:

  • 2 Tickets to the deliciouslyorkshire Taste Awards Ceremony on Wednesday 1st November at Pavillions of Harrogate
  • Sponsors profile on this very page of the deliciouslyorkshire website
  • “In association with” on all deliciouslyorkshire and press coverage of your award category in the Yorkshire Post and other regional titles
  • Opportunities for networking at the awards event and the chance to present your award to the winner of your category
  • Opportunity to have a photograph taken with your category winner
  • Brand delivered at awards ceremony. Chance to display pop up banners and literature in the sponsors “hall of fame”
  • Brand delivered on relevant trophies and certificates
  • Brand on all printed award event related materials (menu etc)
  • Mentions in all awards coverage including the deliciouslyorkshire page in The Yorkshire Post’s Country Week

Sponsors of Best Use of Local Produce on a Menu – This category is available for sponsorship

Sponsorship of this category costs £1000+vat

The sponsorship package includes:

  • 2 Tickets to the deliciouslyorkshire Taste Awards Ceremony on Wednesday 1st November at Pavillions of Harrogate
  • Sponsors profile on this very page of the deliciouslyorkshire website
  • “In association with” on all deliciouslyorkshire and press coverage of your award category in the Yorkshire Post and other regional titles
  • Opportunities for networking at the awards event and the chance to present your award to the winner of your category
  • Opportunity to have a photograph taken with your category winner
  • Brand delivered at awards ceremony. Chance to display pop up banners and literature in the sponsors “hall of fame”
  • Brand delivered on relevant trophies and certificates
  • Brand on all printed award event related materials (menu etc)
  • Mentions in all awards coverage including the deliciouslyorkshire page in The Yorkshire Post’s Country Week

Best Yorkshire Afternoon Tea – This category is available for sponsorship

Sponsorship of this category costs £1000+vat

The sponsorship package includes:

  • 2 Tickets to the deliciouslyorkshire Taste Awards Ceremony on Wednesday 1st November at Pavillions of Harrogate
  • Sponsors profile on this very page of the deliciouslyorkshire website
  • “In association with” on all deliciouslyorkshire and press coverage of your award category in the Yorkshire Post and other regional titles
  • Opportunities for networking at the awards event and the chance to present your award to the winner of your category
  • Opportunity to have a photograph taken with your category winner
  • Brand delivered at awards ceremony. Chance to display pop up banners and literature in the sponsors “hall of fame”
  • Brand delivered on relevant trophies and certificates
  • Brand on all printed award event related materials (menu etc)
  • Mentions in all awards coverage including the deliciouslyorkshire page in The Yorkshire Post’s Country Week

The Guild of Fine Food – sponsors of Best Independent Retailer 

The Guild of Fine Food, organiser of The Fine Food Show North 2018 is delighted to be sponsoring the Best Independent Retailer in the Deliciouslyorkshire Taste Awards 2017.

The Fine Food Show North 2018 is an exclusive showcase of the finest food & drink producers gathered in the North. Located at the Yorkshire Event Centre, established over fourteen years ago, the Show brings together many new and trusted brands for independent buyers, retail owners, deli chefs, restaurateurs, bar owners and hoteliers.

The Fine Food Show North 2018 prides itself on introducing new young brands and producers, yet to be seen on retail shelves in the UK. It is the perfect forum for buyers from around the country to source new lines, meet and chat to the producers in a relaxed and comfortable manner and take in seminars and workshops in the FineFoodLive! Theatre.

The Fine Food Show North 2018 Show will take place on Sunday 11, Monday 12 and Tuesday 13 February.  For more information visit their website www.gff.co.uk/harrogate

GW Price Ltd – sponsor of the Best Wholesaler / Distributor category

GW Price supply and distribute a vast range of high quality fruit and vegetables, including the following:

  • Comprehensive seasonal range
  • Extensive exotics range
  • Full range of prepared produce
  • Split case facility
  • Organic range
  • Dairy produce
  • Bakery produce

Our customers include major supermarkets chains, Universities, over 150 NHS hospitals nationwide, brewery chains, restaurants and hotels. We are also proud to be the NHS’s premier supplier to the Schools Fruit and Vegetable Scheme!

We have direct links with top class producers worldwide, from Jersey to the West Indies. And we work in partnership with our customers, offering a 24-hour ordering facility, with deliveries 365 days a year, Bank Holidays included. We can provide advice on seasonal product changes, daily ‘best buy’ advice and anything else you need to know about fruit and vegetables!

www.gwprice.co.uk

SIAFS – sponsors of the Local Food Hero category

‘Stimulating Innovation in the Agri-Food Sector’ (or SIAFS for short), aims to help food & drink businesses, with under 250 employees, to develop and grow their businesses (for free).
How can we help your business?
Free Workshops 
Our workshops are designed to help you gain the skills to grow your business. They’re delivered by leading experts on topics such as Marketing, Packaging, Food Safety, Exporting, Sales Skills & more. 
Fully Funded Voucher Scheme 
Vouchers for £2k or £5k are available for use at Fera Science Ltd. These fully funded vouchers can be used for; Shelf Life Testing, Alcohol Testing, Safety Testing, Packaging Analysis, Contaminate Testing & more. Once you have signed up, Fera Science will be in touch to discuss your business needs. 
 
To sign up for the project please visit www.agrifoodinnov.com

SIAFS is funded by the European Union Regional Development Fund.