SOURCING LOCALLY GROWN, FRESH SEASONAL PRODUCE

 

WR BISHOP ARE ONE OF THE LEADING SUPPLIERS OF FRESH FRUIT AND VEGETABLES TO SOUTH WALES AND BRISTOL, OFFERING AN EFFICIENT AND SPECIALIST SERVICE THAT IS UNIQUE TO OUR COMPANY

William Raymond Bishop founded our company over 60 years ago and it remains a family run business. We are one of the main suppliers of fresh produce in South Wales and make over 2,000 high quality deliveries of fresh produce per week. As an ethical family business, we source our produce locally from Wales and the UK whenever possible.

 

Our quality and consistency of service has allowed us to provide high quality catering establishments with a variety of fresh, exciting and unusual produce, retaining core contracts for many years.

SUSTAINABILITY & ASSURANCE

 

We provide temperature and quality controlled deliveries of all fresh produce. Our love for fresh seasonal produce means that we source our fruit and vegetables according to high standards of quality and seasonality.

TRACKING TECHNOLOGIES

 

Using satellite tracking technology, we follow the most efficient routes and ensure that we arrive at a time to suit you. We make daily deliveries across South Wales and Bristol from our wholesale fruit centres.

DELIVERY AREAS

 

Although we're based in South Wales, we have expanded our delivery areas to include South West England and customers further afield. We also have a Cardiff centre for businesses who require a wholesale service.

QUALITY & SAFETY

Our fully documented quality structure includes a full HACCP system, cataloging cleaning and temperature control procedures to ensure the safety of our products.

 

As well as training procedures we also have ethical and sustainability policies, ensuring that we help to preserve and maintain the environment.

STS Product Supplier SGS ISO 9001

View our audit score and accreditation certificates below

Food Hygiene Rating 5

SOURCING & DELIVERY

OUR HISTORY

OUR SUPPLIERS

 

As well as our wholesale centre in Cardiff, we also source produce from local and UK growers wherever possible. We also receive products from some of the largest cultivators and manufacturers in Europe.

PRODUCTS

We source the freshest produce to provide our clients with reliable, good quality ingredients that suit the most specialised of menus. Take a look at the products below to see what high quality produce we have available.

VIEW OUR PRODUCTS

 

VEG

 

 

Legumes, brassica, root varieties and exotic choices

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We are able to provide an extensive range of products, including root vegetables, legumes and onions.The variety of veg that we provide allows us to cater to the diverse menus of our clients. 

 

 

 

FUNGHI

 

 

Mixed varieties of speciality and regular mushrooms

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We sell both speciality and regular mushrooms all year round. Our high quality range includes individual packs as well as mixed varieties. The range that we sell includes Enoki, Oyster, Shiitake, Button, Flat and Portobello amongst many more.

 

 

 

PREP

 

 

Pre-prepared chips, baking potatoes and more

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Our range of peeled, chopped, diced & sliced pre-prepared vegetables allow our customers to save time in a busy catering environment. Whatever your requirements for pre-prepared produce, let us know. 

 

 

 

FRUIT

 

 

Berries, exotic fruit and orchard grown produce

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Our fruit is sourced whenever it is freshest from a range of our local suppliers. We provide a variety of orchard grown apples and pears, citrus fruits, berries and more unusual and exotic ranges including kumquats, dragon fruit and kiwis. 

 

 

 

HERBS

 

 

Growing and cut herbs including sage, mint and basil

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The range of herbs we provide are ideal for adding flavour to a variety of dishes and can be sourced both growing and freshly cut. Our variety includes rosemary, thyme, parsley, sage, fennel, basil, mint, coriander and tarragon to name a few. 

 

 

 

DAIRY

 

 

Milk, butter and a variety of cheeses from the local area

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Our range of dairy products includes Welsh milk, butter, cream, and  varieties of cheese all sourced from the local area. As well as dairy products, we are also able to provide fresh Welsh free range eggs. 

 

 

 

SALAD

 

 

Wide varieties of tomato and lettuce, cress and speciality

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MICROS

 

 

A new range of micro  herbs, exotics and edible flowers+

 

 

We understand the importance of diversity when it comes to salad which is why we offer eight varieties of tomato and over ten varieties of lettuce.We also stock a diverse range of products including pak choi, rocket and watercress. 

 

 

 

 

Our micro leaf growing mixes are ideal to keep customers with a constant supply of fresh ingredients. These include a wide range of products; herbs, salad plants, micro veg, edible flowers and sea vegetables 

 

 

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WHAT THE CHEFS SAY

CONTACT

WR Bishop

The Fruit Warehouse

Penrhiwfer Road

Tonyrefail

RCT

 

CF39 8EY

01443 670 355

WR Bishop (Cardiff) Ltd

Wholesale Fruit Centre

Bessemer Road

Cardiff

RCT

 

CF11 8BE

07766 535 527

01443 670 355

STS Product Supplier Food Hygiene Rating 5 SGS ISO 9001

The Fruit Warehouse

Penrhiwfer Road

Tonyrefail

RCT

 

CF39 8EY

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