National Fish and Chip Day is back, and this year the big day is on Friday 7th June 2019 – a day that is fast approaching. This is a day worth preparing for to get your customers excited, you can use promotions, deals and posters to raise awareness, or even some merchandise. 2019’s National Fish and Chip Day is set to be even bigger than 2018 with more businesses and shops getting involved to celebrate fish and chips – the nation’s favourite dish.
Toolkits and Collateral
NEODA (The National Edible Oil Distributors' Association) have put together a toolkit and collateral to help you make the most of the day. Their toolkit offers you hints and tips on how to get the most from your National Fish and Chip Day marketing, including your social media. NEODA provides logos, images and templates which you can also download. For more information on the tool kits NEODA provide, click here to visit their website.
NEODA have also got t-shirts and caps for sale, so why not dress for the day to celebrate. Click here to visit the NEODA shop page.
Why not start getting your shop ready now? We have free posters that we can send you, if you would like a free National Fish and Chip Day Poster click here and let us know how many posters you would like.
Get involved in the build-up of the big day – and of course on the day itself - with social media. Use the hashtag #nationafishandchipday to join in the social media celebration. There is a wide range of different ways you could get involved on social media, here are just some ideas.
- Join in the discussion – interact with other shops and people who are using the hashtag.
- Build up the day – post countdowns or reasons for your customers to love fish and chips.
- Deals and promotions – why not offer a special deal or even a special menu choice just for the event, or around the event? Put on a special product for your customers to enjoy – and to encourage them into your shop.
- Get your customers excited – get your customers excited for fish and chips, use images to get them wanting their favourite dish.
When you are posting on your social media platforms regarding The National Fish and Chip Day, make sure you use the hashtag #nationalfishandchipday. This will help you join in the discussion and help raise awareness of your business and the day itself.
Show Your Support
There are many ways of showing your support on, or before the day. Putting posters up and telling your customers about National Fish and Chip Day can help raise awareness of the day. On top of this, why not get loads of blue and red balloons for the day? Why not use the Best of British range to make your food even more patriotic? Or put up some bunting and share your love of fish and chips with your customers and local community.
Bigger and Better
The 2019 National Fish and Chip day is set to be even bigger than last year, this year we are expecting even more businesses to be involved, from fish and chip takeaways to restaurants and pubs!
Keep an eye out for more news in the build up to the day on social media, and make sure you are ready to celebrate with us and the industry!
Got A Question or Query?
If you have any questions or queries about National Fish and Chip Day feel free to get in contact, you can find our contact details by clicking here.
We have a range of products that could help you share your love of fish and chips with your customers, from our Best of British packaging to Leinebris Haddock - which could make the perfect National Fish and Chip Day special on your menu, and don’t forget to cross-sell your customers mushy peas – fish and chips isn’t complete without it!
If you need any information or help with products, feel free to contact your Areas Sales Manager or Telesales agent, alternatively you can contact us here.