Our Team

We have a coordinated full service team of 123 people, covering New Product & New Supplier Sourcing, Marketing, Finance/Product Costing, Sales, Technical, and Operations/Logistics. All working together to deliver clear objectives.

Just a few of our senior team…

Stephen Barlow

Chief Executive Officer

Founder of the company over 25 years ago.

Michael Adams


Phil Gotch

Chief Financial Officer

Irene Ippolito

Marketing Manager

Peter Butler

Managing Director

Victoria Hughes

Marketing Manager

Bev Brotherton

Food Service Office Manager

Robin Barlow

Sales & Marketing Director

Mark Elstone

Sales Director

Paul MacDonald

Import & Distribution Manager

John Frazier-Greening

National Account Director

Julie Bryson

Hershey's Commercial Manager

James Hibbins

Brand Director

Bryan Myers

Head of Technical Resources

Chris Cooper

Commercial Manager

Claire Lawton

Customer Service Team Leader

Shane Angus

Marketing Director

Simon York

Warehouse Manager

Glen Brown

Head of Sales

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Marco Arrigo

Head of Quality

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Gianluca Simeone

Sales Manager

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