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London’s first PGI protected product is…

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We have made history…


London’s first PGI protected product will be H. Forman & Son’s
London Cure Smoked Salmon!

The hallowed European Protected Geographical Indication (PGI) status, enforced by law, is designed to protect and celebrate traditional regional foods, such as Gorgonzola in Italy or Champagne in France. In order to receive this status, the entire product must be processed within a specific region. London Cure smoked salmon has to be produced in the London Boroughs of Tower Hamlets, Hackney or Newham. This status confers a great honour on London Cure salmon, and recognises that UK and London cuisines are globally important cultural artefacts. Read more...

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July 2017

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LONDON CURE SMOKED SALMON SET TO GET SPECIAL EU STATUS

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Last week was full of congratulations for us at H. Forman & Son, as it was announced on ITV News London on Friday 11th September that we are on the verge of being awarded European protected status for our London Cure Smoked Salmon. Protected name status means that under EU law foods, such as the Cornish Pasty or Melton Mowbray pork pies, can be produced only in those named parts of the world.

When granted, it will be the first London food or drink to be awarded such recognition, and will put us alongside the likes of household names such as Champagne and Parma Ham. Read more...

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September 2015

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Forman & Field in the Press: The Telegraph's Ultimate Christmas Hamper Guide

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The Telegraph unveiled their pick of this year’s Christmas hampers this week, rating our offering as Essential…

 

Highlight of Contents: The foodie’s favourite supplier offers up figgy pudding, cranberry and port sauce, a 500g stilton, half a boneless Alderton ham and L’Artisan du Chocolat Truffles. Also included is its signature Smoked Wild Scottish salmon. If you’re only buying for your beloved, go for the Age of Decadence hamper (£99.95) which includes its Classic Zwyer caviar. As love gifts go, it is hard to beat.

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Saturday

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December 2010

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Christmas deliveries and areas affected by snow

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We’re pleased to say that all orders due for delivery today were dispatched on time and are with our couriers Parcelforce.

If you are expecting an order from us today and have not received it already it may be that there it has been delayed due to the recent weather conditions. Some parcels were late reaching the national sorting hub and there are some ongoing localised problems following the recent snowfalls.

Please see following an update from Parcelforce:

Service Update Wednesday 23rd December

The very heavy snowfall across much of Scotland overnight has severely impacted our vehicles in and out of Scotland during the night.

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Wednesday

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December 2009

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