Walkabout Trade Show - 2019

 

 

Join us for our 2019 Williamson Walkabout trade event!

The “Williamson Walkabout” event returns! A major trade show event held at the Kingsmills Hotel in Inverness on Wednesday 20th March 2019. You have the opportunity to meet some of our staff and over 60 of our key suppliers. In addition, you can mingle with others from the Highlands tourism and food and drink sector. It is our largest and most ambitious trade event to date!

Williamson Foodservice will be offering EXCLUSIVE SHOW-ONLY DEALS available only to those attending in person. Doors open at 10:30am and stay open until 5:00pm! It’s a great chance to stock up before the 2019 season gets properly underway. Booking takes just a couple of minutes, so don’t delay, call us on 0345 450 8888 for further information or book now using this link.

Generate more profit

Suppliers and staff attending the show will be on hand to offer tastings, answer your queries and demonstrate how you can make better profit from products featured. The event is likely to be of interest to several of your buying staff including owners, chefs, restaurant managers, bar staff and those in charge of cleaning supplies, so please register all relevant personnel. You are all very welcome!

There will also be the chance to attend 3 workshops on trending food and drink topics. You can meet the Williamson Foodservice team as they escort you round the show and demonstrate our ever expanding range at first hand as well as meet some of the team who look after your orders. As the Highland’s premier supplier of fresh and chilled foods to the hospitality and retail trades, we work hard on finding products that will allow you to achieve your range, menu and margin goals. These include:

Artisan cheese & dairy  |  Craft beers & fine wines  |  Premium soft drinks  |  Hand baked cakes  |   Tasty fruit & vegetables  |
Selected spice, pulses & oats  |  Essential kitchen supplies  |  Quality catering ingredients  |  Great value cleaning supplies  |

Highland Hospitality at its best

Hot food and refreshments will be available throughout the day and a meeting area will provide an opportunity to sit down with our staff as well as others in the industry to discuss the opportunities for the season ahead. We will also have free Wi-Fi available across the show should you need to keep in touch with emails, etc.

We look forward to welcoming you and your key staff on Wednesday 20th March 2019 but we ask that you take a moment to secure your place(s) by pre-registering yourself and your staff for the event using Eventbrite.

Registering now means we will update you on the run up to the event, by email, details of the companies attending, show offers and other specifics such as parking arrangements, etc.

If you are pre-registering for yourself and others, please take a moment to give us all names and titles so that we can ensure your delegate pack, the all important goody bag and show catalogue can be ready for your party when you arrive. If you have any queries in the meantime, please call us on 0345 450 8888.

Registration is available via Eventbrite

Some of the companies you will meet at the event:

Soft drinks, beverages, snacks
Barr Soft Drinks
Bon Accord Soft Drinks
Cafe Express & Finlay's Tea
Fentimans botanical beverages
Flawsome - premium drinks using wonky shaped fruit
Franklin & Sons soft drinks
Inverness Coffee Roasting
Mackie’s potato crisps
Salty Dog crisps
SHØRE Seaweed Puffs
Summerhouse Drinks
Walter Gregor’s Tonic
Craft Beers, Gin, Cider & Wine
Cairngorm Brewery
Isle of Skye Brewing Co
Orkney Brewery
Spey Valley Brewery
WooHa Brewing Company
Redcastle Brewery
GlenWyvis Gin
Redcastle Gin
Thistly Cross Cider
Continental Wine
Artisan Cheese
Carron Lodge – UK and continental cheese
Connage Highland Dairy
Devenick Dairy
Errington Cheese
Highland Fine Cheeses
Isle of Arran Cheese
Isle of Kintyre Cheese
St Andrews Cheese
The Island Smokery
Foods
Beckett’s Foods - ham and bacon
Brigston - artisan hot dogs
Brown's Food Group - selected cold meats
Murdoch Brothers - butchers, pies
Scotch Pie Company - premium, traditional pies
Drystore
Bonta Italia - Italian ingredients
Buchanan’s - baking ingredients
Caterer’s Choice - Fruitypot, Jellysqueeze
Central Supplies - retail dairy, block & grated cheese
Cullisse - rapeseed oil
Dina Foods - Mediterranean Food
Firstmilk - block cheese
Gourmet Classic - cooking wines, spirits, glazes
Graham’s Family Dairy - milk, cream, yogurt
Highland Crackers - artisan crackers
JFK Partnership - Hamlyns Oats, Quinoa Chips
Lakeland - butter & ingredients
Lefktro - Olive oil
Maclean's Highland Bakery
McKenzie's Biscuits - sweet & savoury
Muller-Wiseman - milk, cream, yogurt
Nippon Shokken - tempura batter mix, ramen soup, teriyaki, miso sauce
Osprio - rice, pulses, cereals
Our House of Spice - authentic Indian spice kits
Pureety - seasonings, glazes, sauces, marinades
Reid's Bakery - high quality biscuits
Rich Sauces - high quality, ready made sauces and bouillons
Roddas - real Cornish clotted cream
Rora Dairy - Aberdeenshire yogurt
SPL - Triple Lion pulses, cereals etc
Stoats - snacks & cereals
Sutherland's Cakes
Unilever Food Solutions – Knorr pasta & bouillons & Carte D'Or dessert mixes
Veg Co - chilli & sticky sauces
Violife - Vegan, dairy free cheese equivalent products
Other Misc Suppliers
Cleenol - comprehensive range of cleaning products