From Paddock to Port

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For the fast growing cruise liner industry – fresh, premium produce is at the heart of the luxury experience it offers passengers. Australians are changing the way we experience the world, in recent years more and more Aussies are choosing to go cruising both abroad and at home. According to a report from Cruise Lines International Association, the number of…

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Q: How has Simon George & Sons changed over its 80 year history? The food service industry is a demanding one and no matter where you fall on the supply chain (from farmer to front of house) having a passionate, strong team around you is the key ingredient for success. With this in mind, we wanted to take this opportunity…

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Easter Trading Hours 2012

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Simon George & Sons will be trading Thursday and Saturday of the Easter Weekend, closed Good Friday (6th April), Easter Sunday (8th April) and Easter Monday (9th April), with business as usual from Tuesday 10th April.  To ensure we are able to meet your produce requirements, please submit main orders and specialty item requests by close of business Wednesday 4th…

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By | Autumn, availability, Fruit, herbs, Local, Produce, Service, Spring, Summer, supply, Sydney Markets, Updates, Vegetable, Winter | No Comments

Q: Are seasonal guides redundant now that many produce lines are available year round? Despite all evidence to the contrary, February is the last month of Summer and soon the hot, sunny days (we were supposed to have) will begin to give way to cooler Autumn months. Inevitably, the changing of the seasons brings new fashion and food trends, which…

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This week’s Q&A bulletin is different, because this week we don’t have the answers! At Simon George & Sons we like our inspirational quotes and as we enter our second year at St Peters,  we’ve taken to heart JFK’s principle that “efforts and courage are not enough without direction and purpose”. So with these wise words in mind, we’re asking…

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It’s that time of year again, when the decorations go up and the bank balance comes down! To help you prepare for the silly season, please find below our Christmas Trading Hours. To ensure  you receive prompt delivery of your orders for Christmas Eve and New Years Eve, please submit them as early as possible. Please note that salad orders…

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Q:  Just how packed does Sydney get in Summer? The weather is warming up, the stone fruits are coming and it’s all hands are on deck for the summer rush. Simon George & Sons is doing our bit to help you come out the other side relatively unscathed, by offering an innovative online ordering service that will save you time,…

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