Cadbury Gifts Direct is operated under licence from Mondelēz International by Hemingways Marketing Services Ltd. Hemingways is a specialist e-commerce and distribution company based in Ripon in the north of England. It’s association with the Cadbury brand spans fifty years and this long-standing relationship has led to many exclusive innovations including the creation of Cadbury’s biggest chocolate selection box – the famous Giant Selection Box and the personalisation of sleeves for Dairy Milk and Milk Tray brands. Hemingways is also responsible for the Green & Black’s website (greenandblacks.co.uk) offering a range of indulgent, organic chocolate gifts for the consumer and corporate markets.
Both services are managed from a purpose-built, company-owned, warehouse complex which is accredited by the British Retail Consortium (BRC) and operate to a Grade A storage and distribution rating.
Alongside confectionery, Hemingways also works with over 50 of the biggest retailers to manage the online sale of gift cards and digital gifts as well as providing a range of technical solutions to the retail sector. The company employs over 120 permanent staff, celebrated its 100th trading year in 2019, and is proud of its long heritage as an independent, private business.