Cash & Carry Management, in partnership with the Craft Guild of Chefs, has announced the winners of the 2019 CCM Chefs’ Own Brand Awards and Caterforce are delighted that their own brand Chefs’ Selections, won three awards, including Best Innovation of the Year:
Chefs’ Selections Sweet Potato Fries
Category: Potato Products
*Best of the Best* winner
Chefs’ Selections Chocolate Pinata Cake
Category: Best innovation of the year (Sweet)
Chefs’ Selections Balti Cooking Sauce
Category: Cooking sauces
The judging panel consisted of Andrew Green, chief executive of the Craft Guild of Chefs, Matt Owens, national vice chairman of the Craft Guild of Chefs; and Jason Gordon, general manager of Compass Group.
The star of the show for Caterforce was the new Chefs’ Selections Chocolate Pinata Cake which won Best Innovation of the Year: open to any foodservice own-brand product launched within the past 12 months!
The judges found some of the products so good that they awarded them a ‘Best of the Best’ accolade and we’re very proud to say that our Sweet Potato Fries was one of them.
Gary Mullineux, Purchasing Director at Caterforce attended the awards lunch, which was held at Westminster Kingsway College, London where guests enjoyed a three-course lunch expertly prepared and served by chefs of the future who are training at the college.
Caterforce would like to thank CCM, the Craft Guild of Chefs and the Westminster Kingsway College Chefs of the Future for a brilliant day, and congratulate all winners.
There were a lot of great products entered into the awards, and it’s great to see the fantastic products in our own brand range being recognised!