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Christmas Stocking – Fine Food Digest

Originally published in Fine Food Digest (August 2018) here are my thoughts on planning, buying and managing independent shop Christmas ranges... Steady Now Its very tempting to run out to trade shows at this time of year and place orders for the most attractive new...

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Vichy Catalan Water – Mineral & Medicinal

Renowned from antiquity - Vichy Catalan Spanish Sparkling mineral water is synonymous with good health, encapsulating the essence of Spanish culture. Vichy Catalan was established in 1881. This premium water emerges from the ground at 60 degrees Celsius, which gives...

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Discover Long Tail, Mixers for Dark Spirits

Alex and Tom are two friends with a shared passion for dark spirits and the amazing flavours and culture that come with them from around the world. Disappointed with what was available to accompany spirits such as rums, whiskies and bourbons, they set about creating...

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The Allergy & Free From Show London

This week sees the The Allergy & Free From Show - The world’s largest celebration of ‘free from’ food, drink and lifestyle products hitting London Olympia. A day out you will not find anywhere else, delivering brand new exciting choices for delicious food and...

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All Eyes on Australia at Selfridges

For their latest food and wine campaign Selfridges London, are celebrating the summer Aussie-style. From brunching to cooking up a feast on the barbie, they set out to created an exciting range of vibrant Australian flavours from the best artisan makers. I was lucky...

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GTBank Food & Drink Fair 2018

Delighted to announce that I'll be supporting GTBank during their annual Food & Drink Fair this year. GTBank Food & Drink Fair is an annual food exhibition and sales event that aims to project the diverse angles of the food industry by connecting various...

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Fine Food Digest – Spring Cleaning Your Ranges

I recently wrote this piece for Guild of Fine Foods publication - Fine Food Digest... As winter finally loosens its grip on the country, it’s the ideal time to talk about some retail spring cleaning. More specifically, I mean tidying up your ranges to keep them...

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Verival – Muesli, Porridge, Crunch

Lets talk BREAKFAST.  A good day starts with a good breakfast. But Verival takes its responsibility beyond the breakfast bowl by making sure that both the cultivation process and the careful selection of premium ingredients from organic farming is spot on. Fruity,...

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Introducing PX+ Festival

THE UK’S FIRST DEDICATED HOSPITALITY FESTIVAL LAUNCHES AUGUST 2018   A ground-breaking new UK hospitality festival will launch this August at DUCHESS FARMS home to Duchess Oil, set on fertile land in the Sawbridgeworth countryside - giving the hospitality...

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Putting Your Best Brands Forward…

My thoughts on merchandising and range selection essentials, as published in Fine Food Digest 'Best Brands', January 2018... Best Brands is Fine Food Digests annual homage to the hottest brands in the marketplace   Fine Food Digest is read by independent...

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