Monthly Archives: December 2016

Say Hello to our 2017 Food Sponsor, Carrs Pasties

Carrs Pasties of Bolton are our Food Sponsors for the forthcoming Big Bolton Expo in March 2017 for the second consecutive year.

Carrs Pasties have been the sponsors of our expo’s in previous years, but this is their 2nd event in a row!

Carrs Pasties of Bolton is a family business Managed by Matt Carr. The business was established in 1938 and is still feeding the people of Bolton with the very best in sausage rolls, sandwiches, and pasties. The Company has grown steadily over the years and now employs close on 50 people and has a very impressive turnover of £2.4 million.

Carrs Pasties use only the best quality locally sourced ingredients to produce hot, freshly produced and tasty food for busy people. If there’s one thing that can’t be copied, it is the care and attention that goes into creating every single Carrs Pasty. Pride goes into every part of the process, along with a good helping of traditional Bolton nouse. The team at Carrs Pasties never choose quantity over quality… ever.

Here in Bolton, Carrs Pasties are renowned for their unique taste and texture and unrivalled service to match. Commercial customers throughout the Country, your own customers can benefit from the same great products and service; the team can supply unbaked frozen products to be either sold from your freezer or baked fresh on your own premises – Carrs Pasties are a perfect ‘on the go’ food and they know that their unique qualities will persuade customers to return again and again.

Carrs pasties and pies are made to recipes that have been handed down through generations of the Carrs family. They use only the finest  ingredients, selectively sourced and without any artificial additives. The Company prides itself on its very personal service and close relationships with retailers who want to sell convenience and top quality fresh food to go from their stores.

Carrs Pasties is a major local business with a proud heritage and a very bright future with plans for substantial growth. The Company’s entrepreneurial leadership and good sound business practices have created a fine reputation for food on the go, and a fine commercial reputation. Carrs Pasties have seen the excellent opportunities offered by the Big Bolton Expo and have been a regular presence, and their sponsorship is greatly appreciated as are their fine pasties, sandwiches and sausage rolls.

Make sure you come along and enjoy a FREE Carrs Pasties on the evening!

Introducing Rijo42, coffee sponsors of the Big Bolton Expo 2017!

Rijo42 of Bolton is the Coffee Sponsor for The Big Bolton Expo in March 2017 as they have been for every Expo to date!

Rijo42 is the UK’s leading supplier of commercial coffee machines, coffee beans and coffee ingredients. Established since 1989, the Company has a wealth of experience in the coffee industry and pride themselves on supplying top quality equipment, ingredients accessories and consumables to make work place coffee special.

Rijo42 specialise in the supply of:

Commercial Coffee Machines for every requirement including:

Traditional Expresso Machines,

Bean to Cup Coffee makers incorporating fresh or powdered milk.
Coffee Vending machines, Bean to Cup, Freshbrew and Instant.
Touch-screen and Multi Media Coffee Machines.
Coin Operated or Free.
Mains Water or Hand Fill Models.

Rijo42s innovative industry-leading range of equipment provides unrivalled performance, precision and reliability.

Rijo42 commercial coffee machines are very user friendly and low maintenance, constructed of only the highest-grade components to minimise breakdowns and extend the equipment life.

Coffee Beans and Ingredients,

Rijo42 are coffee specialists, priding themselves on knowing everything there is to know about coffee. The Coffee Experience starts with the beans, how they’re grown, picked, washed, dried, roasted, and packaged. Rijo42 have scoured the Globe to find the finest coffee beans available and truly believe they supply beans that are amongst the best on the market. The Company also have a superb collection of coffee ingredients and ancillaries to complement their coffee blend.

Rijo42s extensive range includes:

100% Arabica, Tunki Organic, Fairtrade & Rainforest Alliance Certified Blends                                   Instant & Filter Coffee
Freshbrew Tea & Coffee                                                                                                                                 Granulated Skimmed Milk Powder                                                                                                               Hot Chocolate Powder                                                                                                                                   Whitener and Creamer                                                                                                                                   Sugar and Stirrers                                                                                                                                   Flavoured Coffee Syrups                                                                                                                             Takeaway Cups and  Lids                                                                                                                               Biscuits & Ancillaries                                                                                                                                   Teas & Soups

The Rijo42 Team.

As Rijo42 is the UK’s largest independent supplier of commercial coffee machines, a team of coffee experts is essential. Rijo42 employs over sixty staff, most whom are long standing colleagues that have been with the company for over ten years. Every member of the team is a coffee professional and is dedicated to excellent customer care. Rijo42 believe in the personal touch, there’s not an automated phone system in sight, they are always at the end of the phone, happy to help.

Rijo42 is a major local business that serves businesses locally and beyond.

Come and see them at The Big Bolton Expo and enjoy a delicious free coffee!


Meet our 2017 show guide sponsor, Print Hub Design!

Say Hello to our Show Guide Sponsor at the 2017 Big Bolton Expo for the second time running – Print Hub Design

Print Hub Design are based in Bolton and they print everything that business people or the public could possibly require, from leaflets to brochures, business forms, stationery, envelopes, business cards, signs, banners and a great deal more.

The Team at Print Hub Design will design printed work to your specification and will advise on layout and other technical issues all aimed at getting the print job perfect using the very latest equipment.

Print Hub Design provide a wide range of services including:

Print Services for food takeaways – serving owners of takeaway outlets, and they offer the best deals on menus in the UK. They also offer a door-to-door delivery service.

Design Services, they will design printed publicity and other materials using the latest and high-tech top-end quality design tools. They will gladly supply samples of their work.

Quality, they print to the highest of quality. All of their colour printing is guaranteed to impress.

Delivery – Print Hub Design offer a FREE local delivery service and best-in-class price rates on nationwide deliveries.

Print Hub Design are supporting The Big Bolton Expo through sponsorship and they will be exhibiting at the Expo. Print Hub Design will be on hand to meet customers old and new, to offer an insight to local business people and customers alike who will be attending the Expo for all their printing needs.

Come and see them on stand 47 and say hello!

Say Hello to our 2017 Car Park Sponsor, BCC Cars

A HUGE welcome to BCC Cars who are our Car Park Sponsor for the Big Bolton Expo for the third time!.

BCC Cars began life as a small independent garage and have now grown to incorporate dealerships in Bury, Bolton, Blackburn, Wigan and in the Isle of Man. They have over 30 years’ experience in the supply and maintenance of new and previously owned cars. The BCC Cars team is very customer focused and offer great customer service to every customer in answering questions openly, giving sound advice and assisting in every aspect of this major purchase. BCC Cars offer competitive prices and have experienced technicians, as well as a guarantee of quality for servicing, repairs and MOTs.

New cars brands include Hyundai, Suzuki, Citroen and the new DS cars, supported by fully trained engineers using state-of-the-art repair facilities to ensure trouble free motoring. Leading models are on display across the Group, customers wishing to purchase should call into the showrooms in Bolton and seek advice. Deciding the model that is best for each person considering their particular needs – carrying family, seriously low fuel costs and tiny carbon footprint etc., can all be facilitated. Customers looking for Motability vehicles should look no further, the showroom team will be delighted to help you. Customer can test drive to make sure that the vehicle is what they want, when satisfied the financial transaction can be dealt with for you with the minimum of fuss.

Business customers are welcome and the showroom teams are ready to advise, whether it is for an executive car, a sales person’s car, a complete fleet requirement or vans to carry your goodies to The Big Bolton Expo everything is made easier for you at BCC Cars.

BCC Cars offers a large range of pre-owned cars to suit just about every pocket with servicing and maintenance facilities to ensure that every customer is totally satisfied with their newly acquired vehicle.

Bolton’s major Business Expo will happen on Tuesday 28th March 2017 at the Bridge Conference Centre, Bradford Street, Bolton, and will be open between 4:30pm and 8 pm. The Expo happens twice each year and has become a great success that is eagerly anticipated by the business Community of Bolton and is supported by the many visitors from the Town and its environs,

There will be more than 85 Exhibitors displaying their goods and services including BCC Cars as Car Park Sponsors. See you there on the 28th March 2017.

You can come along and see BCC Cars on Stand 33! 

We’re so pleased to announce our 2017 Event Sponsors: Fieldings Porter

We’re so pleased to announce that Fieldings Porter are our 2017 Big Bolton Expo Event and Speed Networking Sponsors for the second time running! 

Fieldings Porter Solicitors are a long-established firm, in Bolton since 1871, providing an impressive list of legal services, they have offices in Bolton Town Centre and Manchester City Centre.

For people who wish to sell their home, or purchase one, Fieldings Porter have a very experienced professional Solicitor team dealing with Conveyancing and all associated matters.

Will writing and all matters relating to Estates and Property are efficiently and effectively dealt with by their dedicated team.

Business people and Company operators seeking professional legal consultations and management advice can be assured of top line services in all aspects of Law. Their team of Commercial Solicitors is second to none. Fieldings Porter Solicitors offer City Expertise at High Street fees, possibly the most cost effective representation that money can buy.

Employment advice for both parties is part of the service with specialists who can provide a calm objective perspective when requested.

Landlord/Tenant support, dealing with documentation and all aspects relating to such matters.

Injury and accidental damage, the team is available to advise and provide legal support in all matters where claims need to be made. Submission of claims, recovery of damages and reparation, Court appearances and all relating support is available.

Domestic issues including parental guardianship and access will be dealt with empathy by trained professionals sensitively and supportively.

Neighbour to neighbour disputes, boundary issues etc., and conflict management.

Police involvement, with legal advice and support available throughout.

Fieldings Porter Solicitors is a leading Legal firm in Bolton dealing with many of the legal problems that people face from time to time. Offering an empathetic and highly professional service to people dealing with major problems is what the Partners and their Legal team specialise in doing, clients wishing to discuss their problems will find them handled sensitively and objectively to achieve the very best result possible for the client.

Fieldings Porter Solicitors look after private individuals or commercial businesses with the same degree of focus.

If you would like to come and see Fieldings Porter at The Big Bolton Expo, you can see them on stand 17! 

Meet our 2017 HEADLINE SPONSORS : RBS Bank

We are so pleased to announce that RBS Bank will be our Sponsors for the 2017 Big Bolton Expo for the second time running.

RBS Bolton offer a full range of professional banking services to local and National businesses, everything from business accounts for established businesses to start up accounts for sole-traders and SME’s. Customers can have a mobile banking app letting them stay in touch with their money. Customers can check their balance/s, view recent transactions, transfer money between accounts and more allowing total control of all financial matters.

Business Banking does not stop at paying money into and out of a dedicated Bank account, there are many banking facilities available. Having an on-line overview of the state of accounts is important but it is also important to be able to operate one’s Business Banking on-line, making payments, supervising cash flow, maintaining payment protocols and much more.

Payroll functions can also be controlled by the Bank, making sure that cash-free transfers are completed efficiently, making pay days safer and simple.

New Tax Regulations make a Business Bank Account essential.

Thanks to IT availability sole traders and SME’s can trade across the Globe, currency conversions, receipts and accounts are made easier by using Professional Bankers who have experience of overseas trading and if they don’t know locally they know people who do, in short RBS Bolton is part of a massive National resource that can be accessed on your behalf and any questions that customers may have will be answered by experts in their field.

You can come and say hello to RBS Bank on stand 10 at The Big Bolton Expo on Tuesday 28th March 2017!