About Us

The story behind probably the best coffee in the world since 1929

Herbert & Ward is part of a family owned group of companies, the oldest of which has been trading for well over a century.

Over this time, the company has built up contacts throughout the world, importing and exporting as fine loose tea and coffee wholesale merchants and have remained an independent British company with a reputation for quality products and a friendly personal service.

Herbert & Ward are one of the UK’s leading tea and coffee wholesale merchants, supplying beverages nationwide to coffee shops, boutique hotels, restaurants and the catering industry.

We offer only the finest loose teas and coffees from around the world and supply a wide range of ancillaries to compliment our drinks.

We provide competitively priced commercial espresso coffee machines, barista training and offer ongoing beverage support nationwide. We are also Fairtrade and Utz Certified coffee bean wholesale suppliers.