We've partnered with great businesses from across the UK to bring you the Grocery Accelerator Programme. Find out more below.

Commercial Partners

 


 

UK’s largest Speciality & Fine Food Trade Show
 Trade show
We are proud to work with Fresh Montgomery, organisers of the Speciality & Fine Food and IFE trade shows as new brand partners to showcase exciting new discoveries.

 

Booths Supermarkets - The UK's Food, Wine and Grocery Store.
Multiple retailer
Booths Supermarkets – The UK’s Food, Wine and Grocery Store.

 

Design and Marketing
Great small brand and marketing consultancy with strong focus on consumer goods.

 

Ocado - The UK’s leading on-line supermarket.
 Online supermarket
Ocado – The UK’s leading on-line supermarket.

 

Developing successful social media strategies, consultancy and bespoke training for the BBC and others since 2009.
 Social media consultancy 
Developing successful social media strategies, consultancy and bespoke training for the BBC and others since 2009.

 

one stop ip - Specialist legal advise in all areas relating to brand protection.
 Intellectual property adviser
one stop ip – Specialist legal advise in all areas relating to brand protection.

 

Big ones, small ones, but always great ones, ideas define our design. We put strategic thinking before superficial decoration, enabling us to create work that is both beautifully executed and brilliantly effective.
 Brand agency
Big ones, small ones, but always great ones, ideas define our design. We put strategic thinking before superficial decoration, enabling us to create work that is both beautifully executed and brilliantly effective.

 

Brand Opus - Multiple award winners, Brand Opus is one of the UK’s leading brand and design agencies with an extensive portfolio of leading food and drink brands.
 Brand agency
Brand Opus – Multiple award winners, Brand Opus is one of the UK’s leading brand and design agencies with an extensive portfolio of leading food and drink brands.

 

Startup Funding Club - Backing promising start-ups with SEIS funds, Angel networks, mentors and coaches.
 Investment fund
Startup Funding Club – Backing promising start-ups with SEIS funds, Angel networks, mentors and coaches.

 

 Communications agency
Specialist food and drink PR/ brand communication – a commercial approach to communication. Media, events, shows, product placement, collaborative marketing.

 

Food marketing consultancy
Strategic go-to-market consultancy for food and retail brands.

 


Charlotte Parker
Nutritionist 
Qualified nutritionalist, 15yr employed working for M&S, Sainsbury’s and Nestle. Now independent and able to help advise brands.

 


Victoria Robertson
NPD Ingredients expert 
Qualified nutritional chef, living food specialist and certified health coach with invaluable expertise regarding health-focused NPD. 

 

Bathtub2Boardroom - Not-for-profit incubator helping to grow start-up businesses in London.
Start-up incubator
Bathtub2Boardroom – Not-for-profit incubator helping to grow start-up businesses in London.

 


 

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Testimonials:

Clara Vaisse
Clara VaisseSibberi Ltd
"Launching your own business means that you bump into a new question every 15 minutes - the Grocery Accelerator team has all the answers! They have been a real catalyst for Sibberi’s growth. We were really impressed by how hands on the team is."
Anna & Eve
Anna & EveArctic Power Ltd
“The people behind Grocery Accelerator are enthusiastic professionals who have your back throughout every step of the entrepreneurial journey.”
Nick Brake
Nick BrakeRutland Charcuterie Co. Ltd
“Being involved with the Grocery Accelerator is an amazing experience. Being a Grocery Accelerator winner however takes it all to another level – it will undoubtedly be the most important factor in the success of our business.”
Hilary Marsh
Hilary MarshGenius Drinks Ltd
“It’s wonderful suddenly having a team of experienced, intelligent, passionate people who are totally on your side.”
James Dawson
James Dawsont plus drinks Ltd
"Grocery Accelerator has been instrumental in helping us understand the FMCG market and enable us to accelerate our growth in a way we simply couldn't have done alone."
Davina Steel
Davina SteelMannaVida Ltd
"From workshops to mentoring... even holding our hands in crucial meetings... Grocery Accelerator has already taught us more than we could have imagined."
Angus Oliphant
Angus OliphantMiniscoff (Food for Children)
"A great looking glass into the food & drink industry - the challenges, the pitfalls and the possibilities too..."
Morag Pavich
Morag PavichMo's Cookie Dough
"I learned more in three days than I have in a year running my business. Within 1 week of attending, I had secured a meeting with a Waitrose buyer – something which I had not imagined possible before..."

Location: 263-269 City Road, London EC1V 1JX



Contact Us

Tel: 020 7294 7692

Grocery Accelerator Ltd, Company number 08831331. Registered office: Unit 11, Hove Business Centre, Fonthill Road, Hove BN3 6HA - Website by Liam Morgan