What does a corporate caterer do in 2019?

What is a caterer to you?

Many people believe caterers simply prepare and serve food at remote sites. Nowadays businesses like Fred and Ginger Catering are offering so much more than just beautiful food!

We provide support around everything from venue sourcing, event concepts and styling through to nose-to-tail event management for corporate clients. Read on to find out how we create memorable experiences that exceed expectations, as well as what’s trending in events right now.


Our recipe for success



  • Beautiful food that’s prepared by hand from the best that’s is season with a focus on using local sustainable produce

  • Professional and discreet friendly service

  • Creative ideas – always think outside of the box!

  • An all-star team of chefs, event managers stylists and catering staff.



Step 1: Understand the client’s needs

The first step is for us to understand your desired style, the demographic of your guests and what you’re trying to achieve. We’ll listen to your needs and put together a clear brief, so that the end result is driven around a return on investment.

Once we’ve covered those bases, we’ll get to work creating a corporate event that reflects your business values, brand image and professionalism.


Step 2: What elements of an event do we cover?

  • Venue sourcing

  • Event styling and design

  • Menu design

  • Wine lists and creative cocktails

  • Event management (prior to and on the day)

  • Event operations and logistics

  • Professional event staff

  • Marquee and equipment hire

  • Audio-visuals and lighting

  • A network of specialist support people


Step 3: Deliver

It's simple! We listen to your needs and take care of the rest.

The bottom line is we see our role as far greater than just catering for you, we build your event from the ground up with your goals in mind. And while some catering companies like to be at the forefront of a function, that’s not our style.

We’ll let our food and service do the talking, but make sure you shine.


So what’s trending right now?

  • Mindful menus with a focus on health, environment and guest engagement.

  • Beverages – think bespoke cocktails with adventurous infusions. Lucky for us we have some clever chefs in the kitchen with skills that extend beyond food.

  • Beautiful bespoke table linen to create a sense of luxury in a simple boardroom. It doesn’t have to feel stark and soulless!

  • Florals – this are huge right now! If we know who your clients are and what you are trying to achieve, we can help design exquisite pieces that will leave lasting memories for your guests.

  • Reducing the carbon footprint of your event. Let us help you keep this down. Better for you and our planet.

Like to know more?

Our clients stem from far and wide, from law and accountancy firms, to advertising companies and property development groups. If you’re hosting a corporate event and want to make a lasting impression, please get in touch.


Remember, our motto is ‘Anything|Anywhere|Possible’, so whatever you’re after, we’ll make it happen.

In addition to functions and events, we also provide daily catering, boxed up and ready to be eaten upon delivery. Prepared daily by our clever chefs in the Fred and Ginger Catering kitchen. Browse our current Daily by Fred & Ginger menu.


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