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Who we are and what we do

We are a specialist food and drink importer based just outside Bath, supplying wholesalers, retailers and food manufacturers across the UK.

We are the exclusive importers for The Jackfruit Company.

“With plant-based foods high on our sustainability ethos we are always looking for new and exciting products. Jackfruit has always been a bit of a sore point and tinned products really didn’t sit well with our customers.
We were introduced to Buckley and Beale and invited them to campus to showcase their product. 100% of the tasting panel agreed that this was an amazing product and 1000% better than the squidgy tinned product.
Feedback from our customers has been extremely positive and our Pulled Jackfruit Burrito sells out every time it’s on. Would highly recommend this product.” 

Rob Smith, Senior Head Chef, University of Bristol

Call us Mon-Fri, 9am-5pm to arrange samples or to discuss further – 01454 219445.

High quality products for Retail

Buckley & Beale are the exclusive UK importers for a range of speciality food brands, including: The Guittard Chocolate Company - a line of premium Chocolate Baking Chips for Home Baking; Buddha Teas - Premium Quality Organic and CBD Teas and Infusions, featuring unique flavours such as Chaga, Marshmallow Leaf, and Bitter Melon; and Aspen Mulling Spices - a selection of easy to make Mulled Spices Mixes perfect for Seasonal and Gifting ranges.

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Bulk Jackfruit for Food Service & Manufacturing

We import and supply the highest quality jackfruit on the market, courtesy of The Jackfruit Company - the world leaders in jackfruit for retail and foodservice. Their ambient, pouched jackfruit has no added water, resulting in a product with 3 times more fibre, 3 times more protein, less waste, that's better quality and more sustainable. It also saves time and money in prep as it doesn't require draining or drying, and uses less energy. It's a single ingredient product, so has no colours, flavourings or preservatives, and is produced in a BRC Grade A factory. The darker, meatier colour comes from an exclusive retorting process, which also gives the pouches an unrivalled 18 month shelf life, with no refrigeration required. We supply wholesalers, manufacturers and caterers of all sizes.

Click the box below to read our Jackfruit FAQ's, and to watch our Introduction and Recipe videos.

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UK Based Warehousing & Distribution

We understand the importance of a fully comprehensive distribution service, which is why we operate 2 specialist warehouses: one for individual case picking and courier deliveries to our smaller customers, and one for pallet storage and deliveries to our larger customers. Need next day delivery? No problem, we can do that for both small and large orders. Call us anytime to discuss your requirements on 01454 219445, or email us by clicking on the button below.

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Some of our Customers and Partnerships