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Welcome to Ellsey’s – bulk vinegar exporters and a key supplier to UK food manufacturers

Ellsey & Co is a unique British company. For over 80 years we have brewed stocked and supplied a single product – VINEGAR. We have a long standing reputation within the UK food industry for exceptional service – something that we work hard to protect on a daily basis. Our flexibility and quick reaction times will give you the peace of mind to know that your vinegar is where you need it, when you need it.

We have always been a family owned company with many long serving members of staff.  Although we are rightly proud of our past we are great believers in investing for the future. Our state of the art IT systems and continuous staff development programs give us capabilities well beyond our size and enables us to constantly evolve, an essential ingredient in today’s fast moving business world.

Vinegar Making

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Tel: 01942 211990

Unit 1, Tetbury Close,
Martland Park
Wigan. WN5 0LA

Export container flexitank

Flexitanks 21,500 litres

‘Flexitanks’ fit neatly inside standard export containers and are very convenient to handle.  We export as far afield as New Zealand and the UAE.

IBC vinegar container

IBC 1000 Litres

We specialise in delivering 1000 litre palletised IBCs (intermediate bulk containers) and offer unparalleled prices and service levels.

210 Litre drum of vinegar

L-Ring Drum 210 litres

We can offer volume bulk vinegars in 210 litre L-Ring Drums.

25 Litre Vinegar Container

25 Litre Containers

The smallest containers we provide are 25 litre drums, with a typical minimum order quantity of one pallet (32 drums).

Biggest selection of bulk vinegars in the UK

At Ellsey’s we aim to fulfil all our customers’ vinegar requirements so we always maintain large stocks for quick delivery and we hold the widest selection of vinegars in the UK.

‘Vinegar Blends and Sushi Seasonings’

can be developed to customer specifications and our BRC accredited production facilities allow us to develop bespoke vinegar blends for marinades, pickles etc. Working closely with customers we can quickly formulate recipes to be pre-mixed and delivered in IBCs. By taking care of all the liquid processing we simplify our customers’ on-site production processes and improve efficiency.

The following vinegars are always in stock

  • Balsamic Vinegar
  • Cider Vinegar
  • Malt Vinegar
  • Red Wine Vinegar
  • Rice Vinegar
  • Sherry vinegar
  • Spirit vinegar
  • White Wine Vinegar

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Ellsey’s consistently achieve Grade AA BRC Food Standards certification for safe food and consumer products.

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We are certified by the Organic Food Federation for maintaining best practice and high standards with our organic products.

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We are a member of the Supplier Ethical Data Exchange. Storing and sharing information on: Health and Safety, Labour Standards, Business Ethics and The Environment.

The latest additions to the Ellsey’s fleet…

At Ellsey's we understand how critical just-in-time delivery is to our customers in the food manufacturing industry.  That's why we continue to invest in our own fleet of delivery trucks and avoid using third party carriers as much as possible.

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Ellsey’s Achieve BRC ‘AA’

We are really pleased to announce that Ellsey's achieved the new AA standard on our latest BRC audit. A great reward for everybody's hard work!

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