Stokes Sauces is to set to enjoy nationwide shelf presence in supermarket chain, Waitrose this year.
From February 2012, a selection of Stokes best selling sauces, including their award-winning Real Tomato Ketchup, will be available the length and breadth of the UK, in over 200 Waitrose stores.
The company already has a relationship with the supermarket name, with its ketchup, brown sauce and a variety of preserves being stocked in limited branches in the East Anglian region.
Customer response has now led to the nationwide rollout being introduced for 2012.
Stokes founder, Rick Sheepshanks, said: “We are delighted to be launching our products throughout the UK in Waitrose stores.
“The coming year is set to be a busy one for our team, with many more great developments set to unfold for Stokes, so this nationwide rollout fits perfectly with that vision.
“At Stokes we believe that food should be honest, clean and of course taste delicious – a principle that is reflected by Waitrose.
“We look forward to progressing our relationship with Waitrose over the coming months and years.”
Stokes has enjoyed a year of supermarket successes and alliances with brands such as Jamie Oliver’s Jme and brewers Adnams and St Peter’s Brewery.
Stokes Real Mayonnaise, Real Tomato Ketchup and Real Brown Sauce will be available in Waitrose Stores nationwide from February 2012.
For more information about Stokes, visit www.stokessauces.co.uk.
Stokes Sauces are made from quality ingredients and hand produced in small batches to closely guarded recipes.
The Sauces contain no artificial colourings, artificial flavourings or artificial sweeteners and they are all gluten and GM free and made on a nut-free site.
Stokes also source all the eggs for their mayonnaise based products from RSPCA Approved Freedom Food Free Range farms.