Product and services


An Accredited supplier of the high quality functional Ingredients
Direct Food Ingredients (DFI) is a privately owned organisation, based in Macclesfield, England. We specialise in the import and distribution of food and nutritional raw material and ingredients. We also offer a bespoke service for tailor made products, including vitamin & minerals premixes, along with finished goods.

Our extensive range of ingredients included everything you need, whatever aspect of the food or beverage industry you are in, this includes, sweeteners, vitamins, minerals, preservatives, acidulants, amino acids, botanical extracts, nutraceuticals, essential oils and aromatic chemicals.

We have extensive sourcing capabilities, so when you or your new product development department is looking for a new or unusual ingredient, just give us a call, and we will help you out. Samples are supplied free of charge, all are accompanied by full specification, certificate of analysis, certificate of conformity, health and safety data sheets depending on your specific requirements.

We have extensive warehouse facilities, and our professional and committed warehouse team liaise constantly with our Logistics team to ensure all deliveries are in full on time every time! Having over 30’000 square feet of warehouse facilities means that there is a substantial amount of stock holding, enabling us to react and meet the tight deadlines of the modern world. We are fully BRC approved, and consistently strive towards quality, consistency and professionalism in everything we do

Direct Food Ingredients can also offer blending facilities for vitamins, minerals and amino acids. With specialist technology we are able to offer you a custom blended premix to whatever specification you require.

If you have a premix already formulated, allow us to offer an alternative price.

If you have an idea of what you want to achieve from your product, speak to one of our experienced team members and we will formulate it together with you.

It does not matter at what stage your company is at with development, we will still be able to offer some assistance, just contact one of our team

Non UK & Ireland enquiries will be handled by our sister company Direct Food International Limited.