About The Local Food Company
The Local Food Company sell the best regional and local organic produce from Devon and the South West and deliver nationwide.
We specialise in the sorts of quality, honest, ethical products which are not widely available in supermarkets but we all know is the way food is meant to be and used to be. Our produce has taken time to source and bring together in one place. All has been chosen for taste and quality.
The Local Food Company are a very green and ethical business; we believe right now we are the greenest place you will be able to purchase food from in the UK. As Green Business of the Year, 2007, we are proud of our green trading practices. We carbon offset our emissions and reuse and recycle everything so our waste is absolutely minimal.
Quality, service and ethics remain as our strengths.
More about our unique service and often handmade products
Food supplied by us TASTES FANTASTIC. We believe our region offers the best food available in the Country. The Tanners, Lesley Walters, Hugh Fernley-Whittingstall, Peter Gorton and Michael Caines, top chefs, all agree our region can't beaten for excellent food. If you love food, you'll love The Local Food Company.
Excellent value for money for products of comparable products with even quality, branded supermarkets' products (see our price comparisons with Waitrose and Sainsbury's, in our News section).
Support for the rural, British economy and farmers - all products are ethically traded with our West Country suppliers. We believe that those who spend time growing and producing food should be able to make a fair living. We treat suppliers how we would like to be treated.
Low food miles - To our knowledge, we were the first company in the UK to label all products (where known) with food miles. Over 50% of our products are sourced within 30 miles and 98% from within the region. An average monthly shopping basket has less food miles than an average Sunday dinner wherever it is delivered in the UK!
Low carbon company - our carbon footprint is as low as it can be and improving all the time. Carbon offset from day 1 of doing business.
Mix of organic and non-organic produce giving choice for all budgets.
No quibble 100% money back satisfaction guarantee and that food will arrive correctly chilled for all deliveries.
We also supply companies with something a little different to standardised, mainstream corporate food hampers. Our Corporate food hampers are full of hand produced food in rustic baskets and come with a low carbon footprint helping your busines walk the talk - they won't cost the earth and are ethically sourced and packaged. See our Hampers Information page.
Our mission is simple: to offer the highest quality West Country food affordably, conveniently and ethically delivered.