Last night, Bidcorp UK companies, Bidfood and the Direct Seafoods division of Bidfresh, scooped the prestigious MSC Foodservice Wholesaler of the Year award for their outstanding, all round focus on seafood sustainability.

Passionate fish experts with unrivalled industry knowledge, all Bidcorp UK business are driven by a shared desire to provide kitchens with quality fresh and frozen produce to help customers create inspired menus, with sustainability being paramount across all practices.

Held yesterday evening at the historic Fishmongers’ Hall in London, and now celebrating its tenth anniversary, the MSC awards celebrate the outstanding achievements and performances in sustainable fishing across the entire UK business spectrum.

Considered the crème de la crème of awards across fish and seafood foodservice, the MSC UK Foodservice Wholesaler of the Year award is judged on the number of MSC labelled products, variety of MSC certified species on sale and volume of MSC certified fish on sale to UK foodservice companies.

Andrew Selley, CEO of Bidcorp UK said:

“I’m incredibly proud of both businesses picking up such a prestigious award. It’s testament to the teams hard work and achievements over the past year and beyond.

“Along with extensive customer support, including menu planning, recipe inspiration and training, sourcing fish responsibly is paramount to both businesses and we passionately believe in promoting the most sustainable products available to us.”