Cornish Bakery appoints KLM Real Estate to deliver on UK-wide expansion

13th September 2022 |

Cornish Bakery, one of the fastest growing, independent bakery brands in the UK, has appointed KLM Real Estate to support its ambitious plans for expansion.

Founded by Stephen Grocutt, starting with one location in Mevagissey, Cornwall, the company now trades from 56 locations across the whole of the UK. The main product categories are breakfast pastries, lunch range of pizzetta, focaccia and toasted sandwiches, Cornish Pasties, cakes and artisan coffee. The company is performing very well and sees an opportunity to grow its estate to 100 branches.

Stephen Grocutt says: “Bakery is the new coffee shop. We are building one bakery at a time in character buildings in quality locations. Each bakery is designed differently which reflects our true independence and respects its location. Our purpose is to nourish people. We already have the highest net promoter score and employee net promoter scores in our industry additionally we empower all our bakery teams to support and nourish their own local charities and organisations.

“We have a winning formula and look forward to working with KLM Real Estate to identify a raft of great new bakeries around the country.”

Cornish Bakery is keen to gain a presence within UK market towns and cathedral towns and cities, outlet stores, and quality tourist locations.

Dom Brady, KLM Real Estate said: “We are delighted to have been appointed by Cornish Bakery to support its exciting plans for expansion. Our specialist teams are enthused by new ideas and approaches to retail space and relish the opportunity to identify prime locations that will do justice to this enterprising brand.

“We are seeking units of between 500-3,000 sq. ft and understand that the company would consider buying out existing businesses.”


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