What is Route2?

Route2 is an new online marketplace which allows small and medium-sized ambient food and drink producers to sell their products directly to good independent retailers throughout the UK.

Designed by The Cress Company, it delivers a simplified and streamlined distribution solution to producers and retailers.

What products can I sell on Route2?

Route2 is for ambient food and drinks products. Chilled will be added later.

Our warehousing and delivery network handle thousands of products in a range of packaging including glass, cans, plastic and cardboard so if you can make and pack it, we can store and deliver it for you!

Is Route2 a wholesaler?

No – it’s a hybrid approach to distribution combining the key benefits of direct and wholesale without the restrictions that wholesale typically imposes.

Route2 brings producers and retailers closer together on its marketplace enabling direct discussion about range and price.

Do you provide a fulfilment only service?

Yes, Route2 also offers a reliable pick, pack and delivery service where producers process their own orders, invoices and collect payment and Route2 delivers through its established distribution network

Please contact the Route2 Team for more information.


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