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Dark Kitchen and Delivery

With food delivery services becoming ever more popular, we are seeing increasing numbers of operators looking to get a slice of the pie. Whilst some have a clear vision of their culinary ‘identity’ and style– others don’t. FIS are able to offer a solution to any operator looking to enter this market.

Dark Kitchen and Delivery

We’re Flexible!

The stages outlined are a guide, we work with our clients to provide a bespoke service to meet your businesses’ needs

STAGE 1: Opportunity Mapping and Competitor Analysis

4-6 weeks

A collaborative and creative process to decipher gaps in the market amongst existing competitors

Market and competitor analysis

Benchmarking of relevant competitors

Opportunity space identification

Brand and product positioning

Range architecture

Creation of guardrails for development

Aggregator analysis and recommendations

STAGE 2: Recipe and Menu Creation

4-6 weeks

Where the magic happens! Creating exciting, profitable dishes that your consumers won’t be able to resist

Menu co-creation workshop

Development of fully costed dishes

Tastings at our Waterloo facility

Nutritional information and recommendations

Supply chain set up

Cooking process specifications

SOP cards and prep lists

Packaging recommendations and sourcing

STAGE 3: Operationalisation and Training

6-8 weeks

Bringing the ideas to life and ensuring that the infrastructure and operational guidelines are in place to guarantee a streamlined, profitable Dark Kitchen.

Equipment list and supplier recommendations

Kitchen flow diagrams

Manufacturing routes (in-house vs. outsourced)

Site identification and liaison

Staff training

Launch support and troubleshooting

Who we've worked with

At F!S, we are fortunate enough to work with a range of clients from across the F&B sector – no two days are ever the same! From retailers and manufacturers to food service operators, start-ups or entrepreneurs, we understand that one size never fits all. We pride ourselves in providing a range of bespoke services to suit the specific needs of our client and below are just a handful of such clients.

Get in touch!

Don’t be shy! Send us message and find how we can help your business grow.

193 Carlisle Lane, Waterloo, London, SE1 7LH

+44 (0) 20 7928 2402


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