JJ Food Service join forces with the NFFF
Article Date: 2015-12-17
Our associate members play an essential role in providing products and services to the fish frying industry and in supporting the work of the NFFF in working towards the goal of maintaining fish and chips as the UK’s Number 1 takeaway meal.
National wholesaler JJ Food Service is a £182m foodservice specialist with eight branches across the UK and more scheduled to be opening in 2016. The business delivers to Quick Service Restaurants, cafes, restaurants, local authorities and more, offering a wide range of fish and seafood items including Frozen at Seacod, haddock, plaice, dogfish,cold-water and warm-water prawns and Norwegian salmon.Fish & chip shop essentials are also available including condiments, packaging, chipping potatoes, batter mix and gluten-free options. Next-day delivery is available for orders placed up until 9pm and same-day collection is available for all customers, seven days a week. JJ^s three-month price hold means that customers can enjoy highly quality products at competitive and consistent prices.63% of JJ’s sales come from orders placed online.
JJ’s chief products officer Ali Guvemli said, "We are delighted to have the backing of the NFFF in highlighting our offer to fish & chip shops – we cover the total shopping basket including a wide range of Frozen at Sea fish and seafood lines, packaging, condiments, soft drinks and other fish & chip shop essentials at competitive and consistent prices.”
Weymouth-based restaurant and takeaway Bennett’s Fish & Chips is the latest customer to benefit from the range. Manager Mark Bennett said, "I first started using JJ’s Frozen at Sea cod in the summer. The feedback from customers has been great and the prices have been incredible – we went from paying £110 for 40lbs with our previous supplier to just £90. That’s a saving of £100 a day during busy periods.”
"Our Associate Members play an essential role in providing products and services to the fish frying industry and in supporting the work of the NFFF in working towards the goal of maintaining fish and chips as the UK’s Number 1 takeaway meal”, said Gregg Howard, President of NFFF.
The National Federation of Fish Friers is looking forward to working with JJ Food Service into the foreseeable future for the benefit of our members.