Trade course: Retail cheese

Retail Cheese course dates to be announced soon

Following a year’s hiatus from the classroom, we are working on plans to relaunch our Retail Cheese course this Autumn with course dates in London and the north of England. Dates and venues, along with details of the revamped course with increased focus on those all-important retail skills, will be announced soon. Please register for updates below to ensure you’ll be amongst the first to know.


“The training has been invaluable.  It will allow me to look at our pool of talent across the business and support branch partners in understanding cheese better.  I will definitely be recommending the course to all our partners.”

Hazel Potter, Waitrose

Sell more cheese!

This practical and enabling course helps retailers to increase turnover and improve the customers’ shopping experience.

Focussing on coaching delegates through every step of selling and caring for cheese, the aim is to educate and enthuse those who buy and sell cheese, and is a must for all independent retailers and their team.

Capitalise on the two major differences between independent fine food retailers and the supermarkets: the best selection of quality cheese and staff who can talk intelligently to customers about them.

This one day course running from 09:30 – 17:00 starts by going ‘back to basics’ and begins with an overview of cheese, what it is, what’s in it, and how it’s made.  The course will help you to:-

  • Enhance your understanding of the cheese making process
  • Recognise the main families of cheeses
  • Understand the impact of terroir has on cheese
  • Learn how to select, display, sell & care for cheese
  • Comparatively taste over 40 types of cheese
  • Talk to your customers confidently and competently
  • Sell more cheese proactively rather than reactively

The course ends with a practical session on cutting, slicing and wrapping cheese, plus valuable advice on how to engage with your customers and SELL MORE CHEESE!

 For more information, please contact or call +44 (0) 1747 825200.

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