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Family Business Place National Conference

Last Friday 28th November our Chief Executive, Jennifer Kerfoot, was the headline speaker at the annual Family Business Place National Conference in London. The theme this year was ‘Girls Allowed: the BIG Picture’.

In this age of the entrepreneur, more women than ever before are setting up shop with their daughters, mothers, sisters, brothers, husbands and cousins. They are creating businesses that reflect their passions and values which will endure through to the next

12 Days Of Christmas

Here at the Kerfoot Group we like to have a lot of Kerfoot Christmas cheer

No bah humbug’s or Christmas Grinch’s here.

Definitely not, just lots of holiday cheer.

So to get you all ready for the Christmas season

We wrote a little song, you may find it appeasing

But just sing out loud till your heart’s content

That’s the only way it should be spent

So gather round and don’t be a tease

The Kerfoot Group 12 days of Christmas,

All Systems Go!

Our systems department are beginning the process of moving our systems to a brand new hardware. As all of the boxes arrived on a truck, which only just fit in the car park, the faces of the systems team lit up.
As the planning stage started the systems team began to design the servers to go beyond what we need so that we can continue to not only input orders on the system quickly but to have information sent across to our customers in no time at all.
As the systems team began to

700 Natural Products Produced and Delivered Globally

The Kerfoot Group will once again be exhibiting at SCS Formulate at the Ricoh Arena Coventry from 11th – 12th November. Our Incredible Kerfoot Speciality team will be available on stand 121 to answer all of your questions on our extensive product range.

The Kerfoot Group are true oil specialists; we are a leading manufacturer and provider of natural ingredients to the global personal care and food market. Our incredible product range is made up of over 700 natural raw materials

Ola Brazil, como vai?!!

The Kerfoot Group is very excited to be exhibiting at the In-Cosmetics Exhibition in São Paulo this week. Led by our Commercial Director Thomas Kerfoot we have already made an impact on the city with a nationwide news interview on why our business is so #incredible!

#Brazil is one of 54 countries that we export to with South America being an extremely strong continent for us. Along with our product diversity & excellent logistical abilities we are proud to service such an


Bumper cars, waltzers & a carousel… fish & chips & a hog roast (made with Kerfoot oil of course!)… surf simulator & bungee trampoline… candy floss & strawberries & cream…. bouncy castles & hay bailes… welcome to #kerfest!

Everyone at The Kerfoot Group brought their families along to Escrick Park last Saturday for an afternoon of family fun courtesy of our Chief Executive Jennifer.

The face painting tent, for all ages, had a queue

Kerfoot Factories vs. Kerfoot HQ

On any given Sunday…

Reporting from the goal mouth: Thomas Kerfoot (aka The Cat Jnr).
17th August 2014, Victoria Pleasure Ground, Goole.

It has been talked about for so long, finally the clash of Olive House (OH) vs. Goole Factories (GF) finally took place. The sun shone for this righteous occasion where the finest pen pushers of the north were to take on the muscle of Goole at the Victoria Pleasure Grounds, Goole.

Goole Factories 3 – Olive House 1


A Bit of a Star……………

David Kerfoot, Chairman of The Kerfoot Group, recently attended Hambleton District Councils inaugural Awards Ceremony which celebrated business achievements and exceptional contributions from people within the community. A number of people from the business community were presented with awards highlighting outstanding contributions to the local economy.

Unbeknownst to David, not only had he been nominated but was awarded the Hambleton Champion Award in recognition of the time and

Our Trucks have the Aero factor!

Here at the Kerfoot Group the Logistics department are always looking for the latest innovations this is to help achieve our Environmental / Fleet Efficiency’s / Health & Safety objectives which are a priority at The Kerfoot Group.
Our latest innovation is a system called Airtabs which reduces aerodynamic drag over the vehicle resulting in a reduction in energy needed to maintain the required speed. Airtab works on standard Tractor Units, and in concert with air Deflector kits

The Kerfoot Group… In a class of their own

I contacted the Kerfoot Group through intrigue at the wide variety of oils that they produce, after speaking to one of their wonderful receptionists, Mary.

As a Catering teacher I am always exploring new tastes, flavours and ingredients and this is something that I always try and pass on to my students.
When I received my box I was delighted and excited by the selection that I was given, inside I found: Sweet Almond Oil, Extra Virgin Olive Oil, Rapeseed Oil, Walnut Refined Oil,