Phil Acock is the third generation member of the Acock family and is the driving force behind innovation, product development and sales at Fourayes. With a lifetime of experience in the fruit industry, Phil reflects on industry developments and market trends in his ‘Setting the Agenda’ Blog. Phil is also Vice Chairman of English Apples and Pears, the industry body responsible for the English top fruit industry.

Phil joins the Red Talk Panel on ‘Food after BREXIT’

Fourayes MD, Phil joined the Rural Policy Panel for the April RED Talk on the subject 'Food after BREXIT'This RED Talk took place on Thursday 15th April 2021 and celebrated the first anniversary of the 'Rural Economic Development' forums. Set up at the start of the [...]

2021-04-16T16:50:44+00:00April 15th, 2021|Fourayes News, Phil's Blog|

Phil’s March Blog – ‘Utterly marvellous’ that’s what I say…

‘Utterly marvellous’. It isn’t too often I get to say this but today I am utterly delighted. With good reason. Fourayes original Utterly Fruity has been an enormous success story. It enables our customers to use delicious fresh English Bramley apple pieces in bakery [...]

2021-03-31T10:58:38+00:00March 31st, 2021|Fourayes News, Phil's Blog|

Phil’s February Blog – How to Sight See

How to sight-see without breaking COVID-19 rules! During the last two weeks I’ve seen sights at Fourayes I never thought I’d see. I’ve seen our Sales Director making up product boxes, our Operations Manager trimming apple, our Quality Systems Manager multi-tasking ‘faster than a speeding [...]

2021-03-31T09:49:59+00:00February 17th, 2021|Fourayes News, Phil's Blog|
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