Where food business takes flight
Exciting things are happening on a former airfield, as a regional centre for excellence in food and drink welcomes you
The Food WorksSW is a dynamic food and drink innovation centre, offering food-grade business units and development kitchens, plus hands-on food technical and specialist business support, sector-based training and networking, conference and room hire, together with a cafe and business lounge to help you and your ideas to thrive.
The Food WorksSW is based in a new Food Enterprise Zone near Weston-super-Mare in North Somerset, located just 10 minutes from the M5, offering easy transport access and flexible dedicated space to assist with batch runs, new product development trials or simply additional space and resources to allow you to expand your food and drink business.
The Food WorksSW creates a focal point and centre of excellence for food and drink producers across the region; helping start-up businesses through experience, facilities and access to equipment, whilst providing established businesses with new product development, specialist expertise and access to trial kitchens to innovate and grow.
Let The Food WorksSW work for you
Whether you’re just starting out or an established brand looking to innovate, diversify or expand, The Food WorksSW brings a feast of business benefits.
FOOD GRADE BUSINESS UNITS
EASY ACCESS TO M5
Don’t just take our word for it, read about the businesses accessing the support and facilities available through The Food WorksSW.
BUSINESS LOUNGE & CAFE
The Food WorksSW site operator, The Food & Drink Forum offers a range of Membership solutions to suit all business needs. We appreciate the need to for an environment for food businesses to meet and develop relationships. Drawing together the best of the food manufacturing industry, vibrant artisan producers and business working along food supply-chains, membership provides a network arena second to none.
MEETING & CONFERENCE FACILITIES
With a range of meeting and conference rooms onsite, The Food WorksSW is able to accommodate all needs offering small meeting rooms seating two, through to larger conference facilities seating up to 80 at reasonable rates.
FOOD TECHNICAL SUPPORT
EVENTS AND CONFERENCES
The Food WorksSW team runs a range of industry-specific events throughout the year to meet these needs, enabling food and drink businesses to create growth and promote the sector as a whole. Looking for specific training or would like to discuss your training needs further? Contact The Food WorksSW team today for more information.