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Upwardly Mobile! Top 3 Mobile Chip Shops.

Mobile operator finalists named for a National Fish

and Chip Awards

Three businesses in Lancashire, Lincolnshire and Staffordshire have been identified

as 2024 finalists in the Mobile Operator of the Year category at the National Fish and

Chip Awards.

An extensive judging process conducted by authorities in the fish and chip industry

saw the mobile chippies excelling in assessments which scrutinised their capabilities

in serving local and rural customers, as well as catering for weddings and corporate

functions, while maintaining the highest of standards.

The three businesses shaking things up across the country from their vans or trailers

have been revealed as

Country Fried in Blackburn

Hungry Plaice in Holbeach

Jojo’s Fish and Chips in Stafford

President of the National Federation of Fish Friers and awards organiser Andrew

Crook, says: “Businesses in the mobile space have a unique kind of pressure cooker

environment to work in and whether it’s serving customers in a bustling town or city

centre or pitching up at nuptials in the middle of a soggy field, it requires expertise in

adaptability to different cooking dynamics whilst maintaining the highest level of

professionalism. Hats off to the finalists - this is a wonderful achievement, and we

wish them all the best for the awards and in the future.”

Sponsoring the Mobile Operator of the Year is award Kerry, a global expert for

research and development, consumer insight, innovation and food safety and

manufacturing. Its Field Sales Manager Kirsty Duncan comments: “We have been

astounded by the finalists and their teams, which must consistently operate at the

apex of their capabilities. The work ethic, love for delicious foods and agility that they

all embody aligns with the core of Kerry and we are thrilled to be affiliated with like-

minded businesses. Congratulations to all!”

The winner of Mobile Operator of the Year will be announced at the awards

ceremony on 28 February at the Park Plaza Westminster Bridge, London.

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