Careers & opportunities

We are looking for talented people to come and join us as we continue in our journey of being one of the UK’s most successful regional foodservice companies.

Our business

A family owned business, born in 1878, we have a passion for food and the desire to provide our customers with the best possible service. We are one of the best known foodservice companies in the north of England and southern Scotland.

We provide an unrivalled delivery service of over 4,000 products from fresh meat and fish, frozen foods and groceries to cleaning products and tableware.

Our depots in Carlisle, Harrington and Gateshead provide a first-class service to all our customers, large and small.

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While our foodstore at Rosehill, store at Fisher Street, Carlisle and our community store at Harrington provide a wide range of fresh products prepared and served by our highly-skilled teams.

Real Living Wage accreditation

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We are proud to have gained accreditation as a Living Wage Employer. Our commitment to paying a fair wage for a day’s work sees our minimum hourly rate stand at £12.00. This is above the National Minimum Wage and Real Living Wage rate and significantly higher than the government minimum for over 21s which currently stands at £11.44 per hour.

Our people

We employ over 460 people living across the north of England and southwest of Scotland in a wide variety of roles.

We continually invest in and develop our people to help them grow in their role and be part of our business success, supporting our customers in achieving theirs.

Our benefits

• Competitive salary• 30 days annual leave including bank holidays
• Company discount card (after 12 weeks service)• Free refreshments
• Bike to work scheme• Pension
• PPE• Free on-site parking
• Long service awards scheme• Health & wellbeing support

*31 days annual leave after 10 years service.

We are always looking for new talent, so if there’s isn’t a role which suits you just now, you can still send us your CV.

Just simply state the type of role you’re looking for and we’ll be in touch with any suitable opportunities.