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09/08/2017

A Wensleydale Welcome for our US Partner

We recently welcomed our business associate and friend, Hannah Thompson, to The Wensleydale Creamery, to show off all things Wensleydale! Hannah is Director of Business Development for All Nations Cheese Organisation (ANCO), our US distribution partner. We’ve been working with ANCO for eight years, and approximately 50% of our cheese that is exported, is sold in the US. En-route to Wensleydale from the airport, Hannah, accompanied by Phil Jones (Wensleydale Creamery Director) visited a number of retailers, to see our products on shelves here in the UK. Upon arrival at... Read More

16/10/2016
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The Wensleydale Creamery Showcases Range at International Trade Show in Paris

The Wensleydale Creamery, famous for its European protected Yorkshire Wensleydale cheese, will showcase its range of handcrafted cheeses as it heads to SIAL in Paris (16-20 October), the world’s largest food innovation exhibition bringing together over 7,000 companies from 100 countries around the world. The exhibition showcases products from all over the world and looks at the latest emerging culinary trends. The Creamery will be showcasing its range of sliced blended cheeses at the event, which recently launched in France, and unveil their new Mature Cheddar with Black Sheep Riggwelter... Read More

23/06/2016
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The Wensleydale Creamery Targets Growing Convenience Sector Across Europe

The Wensleydale Creamery has struck a deal with French retailers, Carrefour and Auchan, to launch a range of its sliced blended cheeses, as the Creamery builds on its export success in Europe. The sliced range, which includes Cheddar with Caramelised Onions, Double Gloucester with Onion & Chives, Hot & Spicy Cheddar, and Cheddar with Cracked Black Pepper, are now available nearly in 200 Carrefour stores across France. A deal has also been made with Auchan, who will be launching two variants of the sliced blended cheese packs. Exports to Europe... Read More

17/02/2016

The Wensleydale Creamery Attends UKTI Gulfood Trade Mission to Dubai

The Wensleydale Creamery is joining a major UK Trade and Investment (UKTI) Northern Powerhouse trade mission to the Gulfood and Halal World show in Dubai to increase its export business in key Middle East markets. The landmark event at the Dubai World Trade Centre will run from 19th – 25th February 2016 inclusive and is the world’s biggest annual food and hospitality show, attracting almost 5,000 exhibitors from more than 120 nations to the trading hub of the Middle East. The Wensleydale Creamery, which also attended Gulfood in 2014 and... Read More

09/02/2016

How cranberries made it into Yorkshire Wensleydale cheese

One of our most popular and most famous products is Yorkshire Wensleydale & Cranberries cheese. Described as “Sweet & fruity; Creamy white Yorkshire Wensleydale cheese, carefully combined with the delicate fruity succulence of pure, sweet cranberries”, it’s a delicious and versatile cheese perfect for snacking, nibbling, and both sweet and savoury cooking alike! Yorkshire Wensleydale & Cranberries cheese was an original creation from The Wensleydale Creamery in 1996 which has since been copied by cheesemakers across the UK and beyond. But how did it come about? As with all good... Read More

02/02/2016
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Winter Fancy Food 2016

Our Export team returned to Wensleydale last week from San Francisco, after attending the annual Winter Fancy Food show; “the largest specialty food trade event on the West Coast of America and a showcase of industry innovation”. The event was a fantastic opportunity for our team to meet with our contacts and buyers in the US, and showcase our range of award-winning handcrafted cheeses, with the aim of securing further sales with American retailers. The US is one of our most successful export destinations, with our Yorkshire Wensleydale & Cranberries... Read More