01626 368800
Complete Foodservice - Under One Roof
Celebrating over 40 years in business
R D Johns Foodservice

R D Johns Foodservice

  • Over 4000 products in stock
  • No minimum order
  • Order up to 11pm
  • Next day delivery
  • 6 days a week delivery
  • Weekly butchery offers
  • Monthly offers
  • New products every month
  • Tailored prices
  • Our own farm for local traceability
  • Family run business with over 40 years experience



Company Update

The last year has seen further significant changes at RD Johns, with our expansion continuing at pace. We have added over 500 new lines and over 40 suppliers to our ever growing product range. Our membership of Landmark enables RD Johns to purchase products competitively offering our growing customer base quality and consistency at competitive prices throughout the year.

We introduced online ordering last year, with many of our customers using this facility on a daily basis. The system has proven to be quick, easy and simple to navigate. Full order history, statements, promotions and quick searche are available at the click of a button. Please contact our office team if you would like to set up an account.


Further to the introduction of the Food Information for Consumer Regulation (EU FIC), we have been working hard to ensure that we are able to supply the information required in an easy to use format. This information has been uploaded onto our online ordering system to ensure that the most up to date product allergen details are available at all times.

Our award winning butchery continues to go from strength to strength offering quality and consistency throughout the range.

We are passionate about our customer service, reliability and family ethos, striving to work with our customers to achieve excellence

Our history

Special Offers and news

RD Johns Foodservice Offers

RD Johns Foodservice - January Special Offers available for delivery from the 2nd January

RD Johns Foodservice Offers

RD Johns Weekly Special - Whole Roasting Chicken only £1.99/kg and Choice Sirloin Steaks in packs of 2 only £2.99 each ( £5.98/pack)

RD Johns Foodservice Offers

RD Johns Foodservice - Uncle Bens January Offers available for delivery from the 2nd January

RD Johns Foodservice Offers

RD Johns Foodservice - Taste of the West Awards 2016

RD Johns Foodservice - Proud winners the Taste of the West Gold Award for our Westcountry Premier Handpressed Beefburgers and yet again for the Regency Pork Sausages. Also pleased to recieve Silver awards for our Westcountry Premier Honey Roast Sausages and our new Thurlestone Sausage.

RD Johns Foodservice

RD Johns Foodservice - Our new Product Guide 2016/17 is now ready for download. Click on the image or see the bottom of the page.

RD Johns Foodservice Offers

RD Johns Foodservice Fruit and Vegetable Price List Click on Veg image below for the full list.

We Now Accept PingIt

RD Johns now accepts payments using Barclay PingIt. The Barclays Pingit app is free to download and is available for iPhone, Android and BlackBerry. You can then send your payment to 07541551237

Opening hours

  • Monday 8.30am - 11.00pm
  • Tuesday 8.30am - 11.00pm
  • Wednesday 8.30am - 11.00pm
  • Thursday 8.30am - 11.00pm
  • Friday 8.30am - 11.00pm
  • Saturday 8.30am - 4.00pm
  • Sunday 4.00pm - 11.00pm
Our history

R D Johns Foodservice History

R D Johns Foodservice is a well established catering butchers based in Devon, who have served the South West catering industry across four counties for over 40 years. We continue to set the standard for high quality, consistency and unrivalled experience in the fresh meat industry.

We maintain high stocks of a comprehensive range of top quality brand names of frozen, chilled and ambient foods, together with fresh meats, which are available for next day delivery.

All our products are transported by our own in-house fleet of vehicles, which are equipped with dual temperature refrigeration to guarantee product compliance and safety.

Our dedicated team of Area Sales Managers and Customer Services Staff are always available to assist you in any aspect of ordering, portion control, costing sales promotions and menu planning.

A simple process. One order, one invoice, one delivery, one company.
R D Johns Foodservice


R D Johns Foodservice Services

We offer a simple process

  • One order
  • One invoice
  • One delivery
  • One company

Based in Newton Abbot, we can offer services second to none throughout Devon & Cornwall.


We deliver to locations such as Newquay, Plymouth, Okehampton, Tiverton, Exeter, Bristol and Weymouth.

Working for you

We strive towards providing the best service possible for the Catering industry.

Opening hours

  • Monday 8.30am - 11.00pm
  • Tuesday 8.30am - 11.00pm
  • Wednesday 8.30am - 11.00pm
  • Thursday 8.30am - 11.00pm
  • Friday 8.30am - 11.00pm
  • Saturday 8.30am - 4.00pm
  • Sunday 4.00pm - 11.00pm

Frequently Asked Questions

What is R D Johns Foodservice?

R D Johns Foodservice is a catering industry supplier, based in Newton Abbot, Devon.

What are your services?

We offer a fast, friendly ordering and delivery service for over 4,000 stocked lines including our own quality fresh meat, major frozen food brands and essential chilled products, all available from stock.

Where do you deliver?

We deliver to Newquay, Plymouth, Okehampton, Tiverton, Exeter, Bristol, Bath and Weymouth.

What are your sales hours?

Our sales hours are:

  • Monday 8.30am - 11.00pm
  • Tuesday 8.30am - 11.00pm
  • Wednesday 8.30am - 11.00pm
  • Thursday 8.30am - 11.00pm
  • Friday 8.30am - 11.00pm
  • Saturday 8.30am - 4.00pm
  • Sunday 4.00pm - 11.00pm

How do I order?

Please place your order at least one day prior to delivery requirement.

Please try to place your order within office hours to receive personal attention.

Please remember to order your fresh meat, frozen foods and ambient at the same time.

Please quote and use our product codes whenever possible.

Our customer service team will be happy to call you at a pre-arranged time to process your order at your convenience.

Availability and Deliveries

All products supplied are subject to availability. On occasions, circumstances beyond our control may cause shortages, although we can usually offer a suitable alternative.

Payment and terms of business

All goods are supplied on a 'cash on delivery' basis, Direct Debit or Credit Card facilities. Full details of our trading terms are available upon request.

How do I open an account?

Please call 01626 368800 and one of our friendly, experienced sales team will be happy to help you set up an account with us.

Is there a minimum order value?

No. At R D Johns Foodservice we believe in keeping our services as flexible as possible, so we have no minimum order value on deliveries.

Work for R D Johns

R D Johns Ltd is a family owned business, located in Newton Abbot, Devon and supplies a wide range of quality fresh meat, frozen foods, non food products, chilled foods and ambient foods to businesses throughout Cornwall, Devon, Somerset and Dorset.

At R D Johns we pride ourselves on our fantastic product range, excellent knowledge and professional service. We like to think our team has all of these qualities. We are expanding and are looking for new people with energy and enthusiasm.

We welcome people with a background in the catering or food service industry. However, we always like to hear from anyone who is hard working and are looking for a new challenge.

Current opportunities;

Area Sales Manager

An exciting opportunity has arisen within our Field Sales team at RD Johns Food Service.

The ideal applicant will be based around the A361/M5 area, have a full driving license and experience within the catering sector. Sales experience is not essential as full training will be provided for the successful candidate.

The key skills and experience required are :

*A keen interest in food and food service.

*To be sales and target driven.

*Self-motivated but also able to work as part of a team to achieve goals.

*Must have excellent time management skills with the ability to prioritise and handle a diverse work load.

We offer a competitive salary, company car, mobile phone, iPad, 28 days holiday including bank holidays, and staff discounts.

Please send or email your CV and covering letter to the details below.

John Howard
Sales Manager
RD Johns Food Service Ltd
Milber Industrial Estate
Newton Abbot
TQ12 4SG

Or email - jhoward@rdjohns.lls.com

Multi Drop Delivery Driver

We are looking for a Multi Drop Delivery Driver to join our already established team of drivers.

This is a permanent position.

Applicants must be over 25 years of age (for insurance purposes) and have
previous experience in Multi Drop, have a flexible approach to work and be
professional in dealing with customer requirements.

You will be required to complete deliveries to customers within the food trade
throughout the South West region. Candidates must be available for immediate

Uniform will be provided.

Salary is negotiable depending on experience.

To apply for this position please e-mail to recruit@rdjohns.lls.com your CV and covering letter, quoting
the position which you are applying for.

Night Storeman

We require a picker and loader to work within our nights team 5 shifts per week. (Extra hours to be worked to cover sickness and holiday).

The position includes: picking of customer food orders and loading of vans for next day delivery.

You will be required to work in cold environments, relevant PPE will be issued.

Must have previous experience in a similar role.

You must be able to read and speak fluent English.

Wages are dependent on experience.

To apply please e-mail your cv and a covering letter.

Previous applicant need not apply.

To apply for this position please e-mail to recruit@rdohns.lls.com your CV and covering letter, quoting
the position which you are applying for.

Apply Today

If you are interested in any of our vacancies please download and print out the application form below and return with a covering letter and any references to:

R.D Johns Foodservice Ltd
Milber Industrial Estate
Newton Abbot
TQ12 4SG

Or send a email with your CV and covering letter to recruit@rdjohns.lls.com

Application Form

How to contact us

All our latest specials are available to download in pdf format from the panel below.

If a printed catalogue is required please give our friendly experienced sales team a call on 01626 368800 or send us an email at sales@rdjohns.lls.com


R D Johns Foodservice Ltd, Milber Industrial Estate, Newton Abbot, Devon. TQ12 4SG

Telephone: 01626 368800

Fax: 01626 365500

Web: www.rdjohns.co.uk

e-mail: sales@rdjohns.lls.com