1993 - Select is founded in Bridlington East Yorkshire by Mark.
1993-1995 - A business connection is made with Hull-based ingredients blending company. Mark works alongside butchers, bakers and food processors to create a range of sausage & burger mixes, seasonings, pie gravy mixes, bacon cures and much more.
1996 - The product range grows and branches into other food trade ingredients including lards, fats, sausage casings and flavour glazes.
1997 - Mark pursues the idea of creating a ‘one-stop’ food sundries company and sources a reliable group of packaging and cleaning product manufacturers. This then allows him to offer a complete range of sundries at competitive prices.
1998 - The expansion into packaging and cleaning sundries allows Mark to grow his customer base and supply a greater range of businesses including retail shops, pubs and restaurants, care homes, factories and essentially any business that requires packaging and/or cleaning sundries.
1999 - Select’s product range grows and branches in to even more products including food trade clothing, knives and cutlery and bespoke printed packaging.
2002 - Select Foods Limited is registered and continues to supply food trade, packaging and cleaning sundries to a loyal group of customers within a 50-mile radius of its hometown Bridlington.
2010 - Jordan (Mark’s son) joins Select and works alongside his father to grow both the product range and customer base.
2012 - Select expands and moves into bigger premises in Bridlington.
Onwards - Mark and Jordan continue to supply their products locally, constantly focusing on maintaining a personal face to face service, to their customers.
2017 - Select moves into brand new premises on Bridlington’s Bessingby Industrial Estate. These premises allow much more stock to be held, offering even better customer service and stock reliability.
2018 - Mark and Jordan work alongside a talented local designer to brand Select as ‘Select Sundries Company’.
2018 - New branding logos and a website are created to showcase the traditional, family run business that Select Sundries Company is.
2019 - Lee joins the Select Sundries team, fulfilling the deliveries and sales role.
2019 onwards - Select Sundries Company add Three Ridings Coffee Ltd to the group, supplying locally roasted, artisan coffee alongside coffee machines and sundries.