Welbeck Farm Shop - Farm Butcher of the Year 2015

04 March 2015

Welbeck Farm Shop - Farm Butcher of the Year 2015

The Welbeck Farm Shop is delighted to have been named ‘Farm Butcher of the Year’ in the prestigious FARMA awards 2015. They were also one of five finalists for the ‘Large Farm Shop of the Year’ award.

For the past 10 years the FARMA awards have showcased the UK’s best food businesses. Winners are judged on their merits by a panel of industry peers, retail experts and independent judges.

After visiting the Welbeck Farm Shop, one of this year’s judges, Shopper Anonymous, commented, “I really could not fault the service that I received. The butchers were professional, knowledgeable and extremely engaging.”

This is not the Welbeck Farm Shop’s first success at the FARMA awards. In 2013 the Welbeck Farm Shop proudly won the FARMA ‘Best on Farm Butchery’ award, and in 2014 they won the FARMA ‘Own & Local’ award and were finalists for the ‘Farm Retailer of the Year’ award.

Joe Parente, managing director of the Welbeck Farm Shop commented, “It’s great to win this most prestigious award, as we strive constantly as a team to bring the very best in local and quality produce to our customers day in day out. Recognition such as this is wonderful conformation that our goal to be the very best local artisan retailer is ever further down the path of development, and I couldn’t be prouder of our fantastic butchers who absolutely deserve every accolade they get.”