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FRY I.T. 2017 - Ready to hit the south west with stella line up!

Article Date: 2016-08-11

FRY I.T. 2017 is off to a great start, with an all-star line up already confirmed for the show to be held at Westpoint Exeter on Sunday 19thMarch 2017!

The exhibition will offer a jam-packed day of show promotions, the opportunity to meet with suppliers and the Friars Pride team, show promotions, product sampling and much more. Once again, maintaining the ‘family business’ environment, there will plenty to keep children entertained too, from balloon modelling to face painting.

Westpoint Arena is situated in the heart of the South West, which is not only ideal for Friars Pride’s Plymouth and Poole depot customers, but for the rest of the UK too, with the M5 a matter of minutes away from the venue and the historic city of Exeter only 6 miles away.

With ample free parking and entry into the Apple iPad prize draw with every ticket registration, make sure to save the date and get ready for the ultimate exhibition for the Fish and Chip and Fast Food trade!

Product launches and innovations in the trade

Once again, FRY I.T. 2017 will be packed with new and innovative product to the industry, enabling customers to be the first to find out how they can improve their business and menus.

Live cooking demonstrations and samples

Visitors will have the opportunity to see live cooking demonstrations of new and existing products and sample what’s on offer. Perfect for ‘trying’ before taking advantage of the promotions available!

Something for the whole family

Friars Pride is a family business, therefore FRY I.T. is organised with the whole family in mind. As always, the day will cater (quite literally!) for the whole family and will include free balloon modelling, face painting and more, ensuring every visitor can take advantage of the ‘one day only’ show promotions!

Exclusive show deals

Show deals, discounts and bumper special offers will be available exclusively on the day of the show, with each visitor given a Friars Pride goody bag, containing a FRY I.T. 2017 order form, ensuring outstanding promotions and brand new products are noted down easily.

FREE seminars

FRY I.T. 2017 returns with seminars by leading speakers within the industry. Previously there have been business- benefiting seminars on portion control, advertising, children’s meals, using technology and maximising your menu. In conjunction with Friars Pride’s Marketing Club, FRY I.T. 2017 will host invaluable FREE seminars to improve any business within the industry.

Back by popular demand, The Drywite Equipment Shop!

The Drywite Equipment shop will also be back, by popular demand, where any equipment purchased can be taken away on the day, at a superb discount.


Batter, Condiments & Dried Goods

AB Mauri - DCA Donuts

American Chip Spice

Fast Food Systems


Kerry; Henry Jones and Goldensheaf, Dinaclass

King Asia

Middleton Foods

Weston Catering

Frying Fats and Oils

Duncrue - Q Toreno, Friars Choice, Spavins Beef Dripping


Q Frying Fats and Oils

Frying Range, Equipment & Signage

Advanced Stainless Aluminium Products


Drywite Equipment Shop

Elite Shopfitters

Espresso Essential



Weston Catering

Frozen Goods

42nd Street Beef Burgers

42nd Street Chicken

42nd Street Classic Sausages

Double A Kebabs

Innovate Foods

McWhinney’s Sausages

Mr President Beefburgers

Ocean Sound Fishcakes

Penny Lane Catering Sausages & Halal Sausages



Q Chicken Nuggets and Steaks

Triple Crown




Atlantika – Ocean Trawlers


Packaging, Cleaning & Preparation


Dempson Ltd

Hook and Fish Packaging Range


Middleton Paper


Cott Beverages

Montgomery Water



And more!

Fisherman’s Mission

National Federation of Fish Friers

National Fish and Chip Day 2016

Seafish – National Fish & Chip Awards

Drywite Young Fish Frier of the Year


To pre-register for your FREE tickets, head to:

Friars Pride on Twitter: @FriarsPride
Peterborough Head Office and Depot: 01733 316400
Basildon Depot: 01268 720140
Norwich Depot: 01603 721127
Nottingham Depot: 0115 9381860
Swindon Depot: 01793 752216
Poole Depot: 01202 743177
Plymouth Depot: 01752 262323

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