Totally dedicated to UK Produce - A sustainable outlet for caterers
In association with Midland Foods Ltd the UK Food Basket has been formed to represent promotion to UK Provenance. We have listened to our customers and created this sector in reaction to their demands and initiatives; in doing so we are able to keep one step ahead and meet their required specification and criteria towards sustainable sourcing. We are avid supporters of the Food for Life Partnership, and are currently supplying caterers to help them reach their individual award levels.
The UK Food Basket incorporates:
UK Products only
UK Quality Standards EBLEX, Red Tractor, Freedom Food
Full UK Traceability – being able to trace what is on your plate directly back to its very place of origin
Supporting Local Farmers – Giving Farmers a better deal, encouraging them to reinvest and produce more produce
Building relationships with local farmers leads to a greater understanding of their processes , giving us the confidence in their ethical standards
Buying UK would reduce CO2 emissions caused by air-miles, thereby reducing environmental costs.
Encouraging Local Trade & Supporting local communities for a brighter future.
Consideration to our future generations
By sourcing locally we are confident in the seasonality and freshness of our produce, where quality comes first.Produce is reared, selected and produced locally under sympathetic conditions; here at the UK Food Basket we consider animal welfare and good farming practices.
We source Natural, traceable produce, which is not mass produced, providing a more healthy nutritional option with no additives.By purchasing locally we are able to supply a product that is noticeably better in quality, taste and freshness.
Dedicate your purchasing to a worthy cause by reducing your carbon emissions and increasing your sustainability! ….Buy UK Food Basket Produce.