VEGANS CAN NOW ENJOY PORRIDGE ON GWR TRAINS THANKS TO WOLFYS
Stand Out Studio shot some PR images for Wolfys at Stroud railway station last week as the Gloucestershire based porridge brand have secured a new listing with GWR trains for their vegan range. The images were used in regional media and on the company's social media streams.
Commercial Director and joint owner, James Horwood said:
We have been supplying GWR for a number of years now, but this is the first time we have listed the vegan range on board. There was huge demand for more vegan breakfast options onboard trains and as our non-vegan range has been selling so well for years, it seemed like a logical move to encourage GWR to try a vegan offering. They agreed, and listed the Strawberries & Cream Porridge for breakfast, and Garlic & Herb couscous for lunch offering. The product launched towards the end of November and initial sales have been strong. In addition, feedback from GWR on social media has been overwhelmingly positive! It’s a great move by GWR and shows they’re forward thinking and care about their customers desires.
Wolfys has seen excellent success since its conception with national listings including Waitrose, CO-OP, Booths, Ocado, GWR Trains, East Midlands Trains, Flybe (crew bags), Eurowings and hundreds of independent coffee shops and retailers.
James Moinet, Operations Director & Joint Owner added:
The number of people following a vegan diet has increased substantially in the last few years. Historically, vegan food has always been a bit bland and boring, and we’re pleased to be changing that with our creamy and indulgent vegan porridge and flavoursome Couscous pots! Every pot of our porridge contains a little pot of jam to swirl into the oats, and the couscous contains a pot of chutney or relish. You only need hot water, so its perfect served on board Great Western Railway.
Kitchen Garden Foods, which owns and manufacturers the instant porridge and couscous pots in Gloucestershire was founded in 1989 and has seen fantastic growth in its Wolfys brand since the brands conception in 2013.