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The Alexander Rose charity, which provides fruit and vegetable vouchers to families who struggle to access healthy food for their children, is today launching its...

We are being regularly asked for the most up-to-date information on the exit and entry procedures for the market as we put the government’s COVID-19...

Jan Hutchinson, chief executive of the Spitalfields Tenants Association at New Spitalfields Market, outlines how the market has had its value highlighted during the crisis....

The team at New Spitalfields tenant Ronny Liu’s Cook’s Delight and Sunnyfield Veg have donated a pallet of Oishi Japanese pre-cooked gyoza to the Enfield...

As we have been communicating through social media over the last couple of weeks, due to the Coronavirus and social distance measures, the market is...

Several charities and charitable organisations, including Free Serve, City Harvest and Fuel Our Frontline, have benefited from the generosity of New Spitalfields Market tenants in...

With the NHS under pressure like never before and its huge numbers of staff working long hours as the country fights to combat coronavirus, campaign...

Food redistribution charity City Harvest, which is based in Acton but also runs a facility out of New Spitalfields Market, has been inundated with food...

As everyone will be aware, the government has provided strict guidelines on social distancing. New Spitalfields Market’s landlord, the Corporation of London has today issued...

Jan Hutchinson, Chief Executive, Spitalfields Market Tenants Association, updates you on behalf of the market's tenants.   Like me, I’m sure you’ve been receiving messages...

There is a lot of information out there about COVID-19 and not therefore a huge amount that the tenants of New Spitalfields Market can add....

The new barrier will be in place next week and from February 4, 2020, transport companies, suppliers, customers and visitors to New Spitalfields Market will...

New Spitalfields Market tenants provided the fresh fruit and vegetables that greeted the throngs of visitors to the Guildhall Christmas Market on November 26.  ...

To mark the 100th anniversary of the
National Association of British Market Authorities
(NABMA), the City of London Corporation
(CoLC) hosted a seminar
‘Wholesale Markets: Past, Present and Future’...

Alexandra Rose will be hosting a fundraising event at the Hello Fresh offices in Old Street next week.   Alexandra Rose supports more than 1,200...

As many of you will have read last week, the Corporation of London has announced its preference for the proposed relocation of New Spitalfields, Billingsgate and...

A consultation period is underway regarding the proposed relocation of New Spitalfields, Smithfield and New Billingsgate wholesale markets to a composite market site.   The...

• The UK ranks 21 out of 28 in the EU for fresh vegetable consumption. (Euromonitor data)   • 96% of teenagers and 80% of primary school age...

A relationship that started between New Spitalfields Market and the award-winning charity City Harvest London (CHL) last summer has already made a huge difference to...

The market donated a tray of pineapples for Hackney’s Kingsmead Primary School to offer families at its annual International Evening, which was held on Thursday...

A programme started in October 2017 to tackle the issue of waste at New Spitalfields Market has paid huge dividends in its first year. Market...

Quietly but surely, there seems to be a pretty significant veg movement emerging in the UK and it must be something to which wholesale markets...

More Than Carrots, compiler of a veg-centric restaurant guide, has today launched a league table of London restaurants to enable people to easily compare them...

The Lord Mayor of London Charles Bowman made his annual visit to New Spitalfields Market last month and on a beautiful morning in sunny East...

My French teacher at school loved an expression and one that has always stuck with me was “if you’ve got nothing interesting to say, say...

On Tuesday June 5, New Spitalfields was the sponsor of the Wholesale Supplier of the Year category at the 2018 FPC Fresh Awards, held at...

An international cohort of postgraduate students from Oxford Brookes University recently visited New Spitalfields Market on what has become an annual research project.   The...

Paul Walker has been named the new Chairman of the Board of the Spitalfields Market Tenants Association (SMTA), as he and Chris Hutchinson swap roles...

When you hear that the head honcho of the country’s leading supermarket chain is to speak in front of an audience filled with food and...

New Spitalfields was judged Best Wholesale Market 2018 at last week’s Great British Market Awards.   The prestigious annual award, which was presented during a...

Laurence Eldred, who had made his mark on Spitalfields Market over more than seven decades, died after a short illness earlier this month, having been...

Thousands of people have come forward to be a part of a unique campaign launching today (January 18), to help increase consumption of vegetables across...

As another year draws to a close, many of us will be asking ourselves what we’ve learned from the last 12 months and how we...

For as many years as I can remember, the fresh produce industry has lagged way behind its food and drink counterparts in the promotional stakes....

 Welcome to the New Spitalfields market film premiere, which charts a day in the life of the UK’s premier fruit, veg and flower wholesale...

I’m sure I’m not the only one who is thoroughly fed up of the incessant doom-laden Brexit forecasts. As a journalist myself, it astonishes me...

New Spitalfields Market has a good website and an active twitter feed – its handle is @FruitnVeg_Spits for those of you who aren’t amongst the...

This is a bit of a generalisation, but as someone who was brought up outside London, one thing that has struck me about this city...

Christmas comes but once a year, of course, and so does the visit of the Lord Mayor of the City of London to New Spitalfields...

New Spitalfields Market donated fresh produce and a fruit basket to a commemorative event at a local East End school in Poplar on June 15....

It's fair to say we've had a busy three days promoting the market!   On June 7th, several tenants attended the opening cocktail reception for...

As wholesalers and catering suppliers, tenants at New Spitalfields may have seen a drop-off in the numbers of people actually visiting the market compared to...

What’s more important to the British consumer? Seasonality? Provenance? British grown? Locally grown? Or fresh?   All of those concepts have slightly different connotations for...

Max MacGillivray, who set off on his epic trek across Africa with GFA partner Gareth Jones on November 8, from New Spitalfields Market, is now...

New Spitalfields Market was out in force to support the Lord Mayor of the City of London as he hosted the 10th annual Lord Mayor’s...

How do you compete with rivals in other sectors who consistently are able to source product at £1 or more a box cheaper than you?...

We all know that visiting the market is an adventure every day but Tuesday 8th November saw the start of a fantastic adventure for the...

The Fruit show was as busy as ever with the spectacular display showing a lot of new varieties - we are looking forward to seeing...

The awards ceremony will be on the 8th June 2017 and held at the London Intercontinental Hotel, Park Lane To enter the awards click here...

Jan Hutchinson, CEO of the New Spitalfields Tenants Association and Marie Heudebrourck, PA to the New Spitalfields Superintendent, were part of the City of London...

Nearly 200 guests enjoyed a wonderful evening of good food, good company, excellent music and dancing with the Tenants Association on the 9th July.

Did you know that an estimated 5.2 million deaths worldwide were attributable to inadequate fruit and vegetable consumption in 2013 alone? Source: World Health Organisation...

After meeting traders and customers n the market hall, the group gathered for photos at a display created by Peter Thomas, of Prescott Thomas in...

It was a proud moment when Christ Hutchinson awarded one of the Market's own with the Wholesale supplier of the year award last night. Praised...

'You have to specialise to survive' stated JT Kemsley's Steve Scrivener this morning when he was disussing trading conditions with a group of international visitors...

The elegant Grosvenor Square Marriott Hotel has been chosen as the venue to celebrate our 25 years of success as New Spitalfields Market Please come...

Team work is key in the market across all the businesses and this spills onto the football pitch. There is a keen team made up...

On our 25th Anniversary day, the 12th of May, we were visited by representatives of the Norwegian Fruit and Vegetables Marketing Board. They run 'The...

In March this year the Market was pleased to host a visit from Redbridge Catering College students, the group of third year students came to...

We recently had the pleasure of hosting a food technology group from Woodford County High School.  The purpose of the visit was to inform the...

23.02.2016

Chelmsford College

They were given a tour of the market pavilion where they learnt about the  produce available from around the world and were then treated to a...

New Spitalfields market  hosted a delegation of students visiting from North Carolina State University, USA, where they are currently studying agriculture. One of the students actually...