your kitchen starts here 

Freshly prepared fruit and vegetables 

Welcome to CaterPrep

 

For 40 years James’ Fruit and Veg has been one of Cumbria’s leading fresh produce wholesalers. In 2017 Caterite Foodservice acquired the business and merged it with its own fresh produce range to offer an improved service to our customers.


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Why Buy Prep?

 

 

Today’s chefs face many challenges. Kitchen areas are often small and cramped to maximise table areas. Labour costs are always rising,

which is putting more pressure on kitchens bottom line. In the meantime, consumers are more discerning if not more demanding:

they know they are paying much more than the mere food costs and they want value for money so hearty food, innovative menu,

good ambience and friendly service are essential to survive in today’s competitive market.


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Ingredients
& Sourcing

We try to source our ingredients from local growers or at least UK suppliers as much as possible to reduce the time products spend in transit...

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Production
& Facility

From the beginning of 2018 we have transformed an old storage warehouse to a state of the art fruit and vegetable preparation centre...

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Quality
Control

Quality and safety are at the heart of everything we do. CaterPrep operates under BRC standards and our products go through...

 

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Telephone: 017687 76000


CaterPrep, Rowlands, Greenbank Rd, Penrith CA11 9FB

Registered Office: Caterite Food and Wineservice Limited, Embleton, Cockermouth, Cumbria, CA13 9YA

 

CaterPrep Fruit & Veg Prep Centre is part funded by the
European Agricultural Fund for Rural Development