Meeting David Cameron – and winning awards
The founders of Ten Acre, who have been flying the flag for British Food around the world, have met with the Prime Minster to mark their international success.
Tony Goodman and Jimmy Attias, from Ten Acre, were part of a group representing British food manufacturers who met David Cameron, and Liz Truss, Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs, at Downing Street.
Mr Cameron said: “Today I was proud to host some of the finest food and drink producers from across Britain. Their products are popular not just here, but across Europe and many of them do significant amounts of trade with the continent.”
Tony Goodman, CEO of Ten Acre, said after meeting the Prime Minister: “We are proud of what we have achieved since we launched Ten Acre two years ago both at home, and especially in the export markets around the world. Ten Acre are flying the flag for Great British food and are now exporting their award winning hand cooked crisps and popcorn to more than 30 countries.”
Ten Acre is an award winning brand of premium hand cooked crisps and popcorn, which has firmly established itself in the UK and international markets, since launching just over two years ago. The Ten Acre range of snacks – which includes ten varieties of crisps and seven flavours of popcorn – can be found in Fortnum & Mason, Selfridges and other fine food shops and delis across the UK as well as in leading hotels – and food service outlets. Ten Acre is also exported to more than 30 countries around the globe, including many European countries as well as further afield.
Already the winners of a clutch of UK awards, including Great Taste, the appreciation of the brand continues to grow globally. Ten Acre has just been announced as the winner in the Belgium Inn’awards for food innovation. It was crowned the No.1 food product for the latest addition to its range – Cousin Penelope’s Strawberry & Cream Popcorn. Just like all Ten Acre snacks, Cousin Penelope’s Strawberry & Cream Popcorn is Free From ‘Plus‘ – that is great tasting plus – gluten, dairy, MSG and GMO free, vegan, vegetarian, halal and kosher certified. Ten Acre is the leading snack brand offering such comprehensive free from credentials, which means that everyone can enjoy them; the No.1 brand for sharing.
There are ten flavours of hand cooked crisps and seven flavours of hand picked popcorn including the Great Taste award winning Ambrose Popperley’s Wasabi Popcorn and Aunty Winifred’s Sweet & Salty Popcorn; and When Hickory Got BBQ’D crisps and The Day Sweet and Sour Became Friends crisps.
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