Significant new Partnership announced by MK Dons with Bidvest 3663,
As the 2014/15 Season Presenting Partner, Bidvest 3663, a local wholesale food distributor, are building on a number of years of support for MK Dons which has seen them as the primary foodservice supplier to stadiummk for the last few years and match sponsors on a number of occasions.
Operating locally from their Northampton base, Bidvest 3663 are a leading wholesaler and preferred supply partner for over 60,000 UK customers. Bidvest 3663 have also been supporting MK Dons annual children’s Christmas party, as well as being actively involved with in the corporate golf days, supplying refreshments to the players and swinging a club themselves.
Shaun Yates, Bidvest 3663 Field Sales Manager for the Midlands told mkdons.com: “We are absolutely delighted to be asked to be the Presenting Partner to MK Dons in this 10th year.
“We have a very strong working relationship with all at stadiummk and we are keen to develop this further - not only with the Club but also in the local area.
“We are really looking forward to working with the team at MK Dons over the next season on some exciting initiatives that will aim to raise awareness of good nutrition, particularly in schools.”
As well as the desire to build a stronger partnership with MK Dons, the company are focused on working more closely with local schools, and also promoting healthy eating and good nutrition to the fans and even the players of the future.
As part of the international Bidvest Group, 3663 is comprised of four businesses: 3663 Wholesale; Swithenbank Fresh & Fine Foods, and ViVAS wine, beer and spirits and 3663 Catering Equipment.
As a national foodservice supplier, the company prides itself on its local focus - delivering to the Milton Keynes area every day to schools, colleges, pubs, restaurants, hotels, nursing homes and many others. Bidvest 3663 supply a complete one stop shop of food, disposables, catering equipment, cleaning materials and wines, beers and spirits.
As 2014/15 Season Presenting Partner, Bidvest 3663 will build on their close association with the club throughout the season as the main seasonal partner and will have brand presence across various areas including the match tickets, wallets, the new big screens, match day programmes, and over the tannoy.
James Parkinson, Head of Partnerships at MK Dons added: “Our partnership with Bidvest 3663 has been developing over a number of years. They have created a fresh and engaging food experience on match days for supporters, and we believe that with this new level of partnership we will see even greater collaboration between us.”
“Our partnerships with local and national companies are vital to the development of MK Dons, and this Season Presenting Partnership for 2014/15 is an important landmark in our growth as a football club.”