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If you’re looking for an award-winning integrated specialist food and drink agency to help you grow your food and drink business, you’ve come to the right place. Whether it’s foodservice marketing, foodservice pr, convenience retail trade marketing, convenience retail trade pr, consumer marketing or consumer pr – we know our stuff when it comes to food and drink and we’re here to help.

With 35-year track record, a client list that reads like a who’s who of foodie brands (from market leaders to challenger start-ups) and a trophy cabinet fit to burst, we’re the proudly independent full-service foodie agency that lives and breathes food and drink. Big enough to matter, but small enough to really care, we put ourselves in your shoes and those of your customers, to pull-out that killer insight to help your food and drink brand hit the sweet spot. So don’t be shy, give us a call or drop us a line.

Chefs and Video

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Some essential reading on food and drink marketing:

Looking to launch your food or drink brand? Read our handy guide on ‘How to Launch a Food or Drink Brand’ or check out our new Jellypad service for start-ups and challenger brands

Interested in learning more about Foodservice Marketing? Read more in our ‘Essential Guide to Foodservice Marketing’

Interested in learning more about Food and Drink PR? Read more in our ‘Guide to Food and Drink PR in Foodservice?’

Interested in learning more about Convenience Retail Marketing? Read more in our Essential Guide to Convenience Retail Marketing


Catch-up on the latest goings in the world of food and drink with our blog. With a mix of industry insight, restaurant reviews, opinion pieces and much more, there’s something for everyone.

What our clients have to say…

  • “Our friends at Jellybean Creative have the interest of Hospitality Action, and therefore of the whole UK hospitality workforce, at heart. Their tireless support of our charity is their way of demonstrating their commitment to the industry they serve. The Jellybean team are quick to mobilise whenever we need PR or marketing support. Most recently, this meant building a bespoke website from scratch for our Social Sunday programme. They also vote with their feet, by participating in many of our fundraising events and initiatives. I wouldn’t hesitate to endorse Jellybean to anyone looking for a creative agency with a heart.”

    Mark Lewis – Hospitality Action
  • “The Beans are an absolute pleasure to work with. They have totally understood our plans and campaigns over the last few months and have produced some fantastic creative results that we all truly love. An extremely professional, knowledgeable team of beans. Always listening, always on time, always achieving, always patient, always responsive, always accommodating, always efficient, always adapting, always happy!”

    Jo Witchell – Tilda Foodservice
  • “Brilliant agency with exceptional understanding of the Foodservice market and our brand. Delivers our PR and campaign activity on time and to budget through insight, fantastic copy and great creative.”

    Mike Lewis – Cofresco Foodservice.
  • “Having worked with Jellybean our presence in the market has grown and new relationships have been created with media houses.”

    Helen Marlton – Real Soup Co.
  • “Jellybean has been an integral part of the Hobart Marketing effort for over a decade and consistently contribute and deliver ideas, concepts and strategies which help us remain at the top of the game.”

    Chris Birch – Hobart
  • “Jellybean’s solid insight into our business provides significant added value. They provide an excellent level of industry knowledge, creativity, service and agility which makes it a pleasure to work with them. They are very much part of our marketing team and together, we have achieved some fantastic results.”

    Al Thaker – McCormick UK Ltd
  • “We’re delighted to be working with Jellybean. They’ve shown a great level of creativity and insight into the foodservice market and achieved what we set out to do!”

    Neil Corlett, Founding Director – Essential Cuisine
  • “The Wrap Smart campaign delivered on every level of strategic and creative thinking. The integrated, high impact activity has really boosted our foodservice brand awareness and customer engagement.”

    Paul Feery, Commercial Director – Wrap Film Systems Ltd
  • “Jellybean is a fantastic agency to work with, they are thoughtful, innovative, flexible, imaginative and fun – I can’t recommend them highly enough.”

    Anne Pierce, Chief Executive – Springboard
  • “The team at JBC are approachable and genuine, they have an open and transparent attitude to business and they are committed to making sure your project sings and dances off the ideas-canvas. It has been a joy to work with them.”

    Paul Whitely, Former Head of Marketing UK – Aryzta Food Solutions
  • “Jellybean are a joy to work with. Their sector expertise, creativity and communication make them a formidable partner to have in growing your business profitably.”

    Mike Faer, CEO – Good Sense Research & MD Food Innovation Solutions
  • “The pleasure of working with Jellybean comes down to trust, we require a lot of agility and speed of execution with our projects and knowing that Jellybean can deliver to those tight time constraints without sacrificing quality or sanity has made them an easy choice for us.”

    Sami Badrakhan, Head of Marketing – 8 Northumberland