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FREAKS OF NATURE WIN BEST NEW START-UP AT THE GROCER GOLD AWARDS 2019

Plant-based dessert expert, Freaks of Nature, has won the accolade of Best New Start-Up at The Grocer Gold Awards. The Judges said, “they were impressed by the innovative spirit of the brand” and “its major listings are clear testament to the product”.

With its own purpose-built facility in Yorkshire, Freaks of Nature have not only created a challenger brand in the fast-growing dairy free market, but crucially are in complete control of product development and manufacturing.

Its clear vision in the sector, allowed it to open a facility that does not bring any dairy, gluten, egg or soya, into the production area.

This prestigious award comes hot on the heels of Freaks of Nature recently winning significantly extended distribution in Morrisons, Sainsbury’s and another major retailer from July for its award-winning hot puddings and cold serve desserts.

Founder of Freaks of Nature, Peter Ahye says: “Winning The Grocer Gold Award for Best New Start-Up is an industry renowned marker that we’re doing something special. We’re so pleased to be part of the plant-based revolution which is taking place with our range of great tasting puds”.

Freaks of Nature’s current range of products include the first plant-based grocery retail Cherry Bakewell, Chocolate Fudge, Sticky Toffee and Lemon Sponge Hot Puddings; Double Choc Ganache and Choc Caramel Cheesecake; Blueberry and Strawberry plant-based Yogs.

In foodservice they offer Chocolate Fudge, Sticky Toffee Puddings and its popular Christmas pudding which launched last year. Ahye said “Chefs are telling us our great tasting products remove complexity from back of house and the fact that they are free from and vegan is a real bonus. One product for all consumers”

Freaks of Nature managed to achieve listings with all the major supermarkets and is working strategically with a number of them to deliver even more exciting products over the coming months.

To find out more about Freaks of Nature please visit https://www.freaksofnature.co.uk

The team have worked with both AD:VENTURE and the LEP to accelerate their growth plans.