We are delighted to announce that we’ve made this years’ shortlist for the Catering Insight Service & Maintenance Provider of the Year award. As one of the industry’s most prestigious award ceremonies, the Catering Insight awards celebrate the achievements of the UK’s most successful distributors and suppliers. The nomination goes to recognise the hard work […]
Our Financial Director Roger Swansbury has just returned from a 400 km bike ride in Madagascar to raise money for children’s charity CAFT (children’s adventure farm trust). Starting in the stunning capital Antananarivo, the ride embraced some tough uphill climbs to the Malagasy highlands, then wound through small villages, paddy fields, and beautiful roads lined […]
As the business is celebrating its 53rd birthday, it’s the perfect time for a re-fresh. The team have been working hard at Acme’s HQ in Blackburn and have recently given the reception area a makeover to give the business a more modern, contemporary feel. White walls with flashes of bright green furniture and foliage, along […]
This week is the end of an era. It’s the week that we wave goodbye to Alan Meats – Acme’s longest serving member of staff. Alan, who has worked for Acme (with a small gap!) since 1970, is taking up his well-earned retirement at the end of this week. If you want to wish him farewell, Thursday 26th July will be his last day with the business…
This year represents the 15th year that Acme have been NICEIC accredited. This is a great achievement for the company in what is a highly regulated and detailed accreditation.
This morning, the team have brought in a whole host of cakes and goodies to sell in aid of Macmillan Cancer. We’re hoping to raise a record amount of money this year as part of Macmillan Cancers’ ‘Worlds Biggest Coffee Morning’.
John Savage, CEDA judge said, “The fact that Allerton Manor has triumphed over many other great projects shows the exceptional quality and standards that the Acme team work to. The kitchen and bar facilities are of a very high quality and the customer was obviously very pleased with the result”.
Acme is proud to showcase the full restaurant fit out it recently completed for top Manchester restaurant ‘V-Rev’.
Last month, Acme completed a project with Leeds University Union (LUU) to design and build four new commercial kitchens for their Students’ Union refurbishment. As part of the £16m project, all four kitchens were refurbished to cater for the increased needs of LUU’s four restaurants and bars…