Empire Bespoke Foods Ltd


Welcome to Empire Bespoke Foods Ltd.

We are one of the UK’s leading food importers, distributors & brand-builders, of authentic food and drink brands from around the world. We represent over 100 brands across 13 categories, with an extensive portfolio of products.  

Based in west London, we offer a seamless service to UK retailers, delivering nationwide and to a fast-growing distribution network in Europe. We have a growing passion and knowledge of UK's grocery and speciality food sectors, with over 50 years combined expertise.

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Our Products

We strive to bring you an unparalleled selection of brands.  This year we’ve continued to introduce new and innovative products, as well as implemented new and easier ways for UK retailers to access these wonderful products from around the world.

We continue to offer amazing ranges from across 3 continents, including continued focus on seasonal ranges.  We are confident that there is a brand in our portfolio for every type of store, so please contact one of our sales team for details on any of our wonderful products, they are always happy to help.

Our website has made it easier to search by dietary requirement, with an increase in demand from customers of Organic, Gluten-free, Kosher & vegetarian, therefore we have increased our offering across all of our categories.

New This Year

World Foods:

This year we extended the Thai Taste range by introducing 5 new meal kits & a new dipping sauce to increase shoppers' options for an easy, Street-food style, cooking experience. by following trends in the meal kit category, we bring a starter, main and desert option that requires little time and effort for preparation but delivers authentic, flavour-filled Thai dishes at home. Soul also launched a new classic Indian dish – Saag Aloo, allowing your shoppers to have the authetic flavours of india in the comfort of their own homes!

Condiments Sauces & BBQ:

New brand Lowy offers a range of great-tasting mayonnaises that are both vegan and low FODMAP approved which will enable your customers to shop and eat with confidence. 

Store Cupboard:

For the first time in Mrs Elswood’s history, we are launching Pickled Beetroot Wedges and Silverskin Onions to expand its family of pickled veegetables! Bringing excitementto the category and the same high quality for 70 years!  New brand Schwartz’s range of 36 new seasonings and mixes new product lines will bring the joy of flavour to life! A favourite amongst home cooks and chefs alike, Diamond Crystal’s Kosher salt is a store cupboard essential! Manishewitz has a new look and tag line; comfort food for the soul, this year we have added two new products to this iconic kosher range!

A new sub-category within Store Cupboard is our new Bakery lines from WW (Wellness That Works), Nick Nairn, Loyd Grossman and Francine!

Frozen – New Category:

Empire Bespoke Foods is for the first time launching into the Frozen Category with exciting and innovative plant-based alternative brands Gardein and Sophie’s Kitchen to bring consumers deleicious vegan versions of thier favourite meals!


Within snacking there is new packaging for the Burt’s Lentil waves, highlighting to consumers the added health benefits whithout comproising texture and using the same authentic flavours as they use on thier crisps.Garden of Eatin has also re-designed there packaging of their Sesame Blue Corn Chips!

Spreads and Baking:

We have added two new brands Steeve’s Maple and Americas Finest Pumpkin  to our range to provide you with those classic American flavours


After a huge demand, we are launching the iconic Clamato in can, alongside new brands Reed’s Ginger Ale & Ginger Beer sodas and authentic Indian Tetley Teas!

Empire Bespoke Foods values

Awards & Accreditation's

British Retail Consortium

Empire Bespoke Foods is delighted to tell you we have AA rating with the BRC, which ensures we are certified for the undertaking the activities of storing and distributing food to highest standard possible.

Guild of Fine Food Producer Member

We’re proud to be a producer member of the guild of fine food, who run the Great Taste Awards – The world largest and most trusted food and drink awards. Our range of award winners consists of a variety of different products and is ever-growing!

The UK’s Best Speciality Foods Importer & Distributor – SME News 2018

We are please to have won the UK’s Best Speciality Foods importer and Distributor for 2018 by SME news. The SME Awards celebrate the success stories of one of the most important sectors in the UK economy.

Industry Excellence Award – Food & Drink Matters November 2018 & Outstanding Achievement Award – Food & Drink Matters March 2019

“Food & Drink Matters is circulated to decision makers involved in the UK’s food and drink markets. Each edition updates readers with current trends and developments, as well as new products and services launched into the marketplace. This makes Food & Drink Matters an excellent reference tool.”

Food & Drink Importer & Distributor of the Month – Business and Industry Today August 2018

“The aim of the publication is to promote good quality products and services from reliable and trustworthy companies”