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Young Chef

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A family business since the 1950s, Wing Yip is the leading supplier of over 4,500 authentic and quality Oriental ingredients.

Wing Yip offers a real culinary experience for the catering trade, discerning chefs and foodies.



Sat 19th April:  Ming Foods will be cooking up their Chinese Pancakes and serving with Crispy Roast Duck.  Join us for free tasting and price promotions.


Fri/Sat 18th/19th April:  Fresh Asia will be cooking up their delicious range of Chinese dumplings plus buy 3 packets and get a 4th one free!   Also visit our Songkran Thai New Year promotion stand which has lots of traditional staple Thai ingredients and snacks on promotion for the month of April.  Don't miss out.


Join us over Easter to Celebrate the Thai Songkran Festival.

 Fri/Sat 18th/19th April:  Chef's Choice will be cooking up authentic Thai Curry in a variety of delicious flavours, plus these will be on offer of buy one get one free. 

Mon/Tues 21st/22nd April:  Mae Pranom will be demonstrating how to cook authentic Thai dishes using their range of sauces: Pad Thai, Pineapple Chilli Sauce, Sweet & Sour Plum Sauce and Suki Yaki and these will be on offer of buy 2 and get one free.   Chang Beer will also be be in-store 21st/22nd and will be giving away free glasses with every case of Chang beer purchased.


Sat 19th April:  Chada will be in-store offering free tasting and 10% off their range of Healthy Boy Dipping Sauces including Sweet Chilli, Sriracha Chilli and Sweet & Sour Plum. They will also be offering free tasting of Manaora Fried Shrimp Chips and Foco Pure Coconut Water.  

* All Superstores are closed on Easter Sunday*

Get to Know Wing Yip

Wing Yip is widely recognised as the UK’s leading Oriental grocer with four sites - Birmingham, Manchester, Croydon and Cricklewood.

Established by Mr Wing Yip and his brothers, and now with two generations of our family at the helm, the company has rapidly become one of the most celebrated stores, sourcing and supplying authentic ingredients to the UK’s Chinese and Asian restaurants, discerning chefs and food enthusiasts.

With over 40 years experience in the Oriental food trade, we have developed an enviable network of Far Eastern suppliers and manufacturers which enables us to source quality and innovative products for our customers.

Our business continues to grow, we have recently refurbished our Birmingham Head office, warehouse and national distribution centre with almost 200,000 square feet of selling and storage space across the 10 acre site. Our Manchester and Cricklewood stores have also under gone transformation offering improved shopping facilities with light and airy décor, wider aisles, and of course an even greater range of Far Eastern products.

Today, our Chinese arches, superstores and business centres are recognisable landmarks in the communities we serve across Birmingham, Manchester, Croydon and Cricklewood.

Wing Yip’s History

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Our Philosophy

Our philosophy is based upon classical Chinese concepts of family and business.

We are committed to developing long term relationships with our suppliers, customers and employees. We endeavour to find and source authentic products from all over the world so that we can provide our customers with the most comprehensive range of products and quality ingredients. This is supported by our first rate customer service, support and advice.



We value our long serving employees and are proud of the fact that one in three people have been with us for over ten years, whilst one in ten have stayed with Wing Yip for over 20 years. All of our employees from warehousing teams, to cashiers and administrators play an important role in making the Wing Yip brand and our stores a vibrant, dynamic and friendly place to shop and work.

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