Christmas Has Come Early

According to data released by Kantar World Panal we have already spent £5 million on Christmas puddings and mince pies. With £4 million on mince pies and £1 million on Christmas puddings. Buying a Christmas pudding early we understand as they can last forever given the ingredients and alcohol preserving everything. But buying mince pies…

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Easy Coffee – Easy Peasy

Not many people know that the Easy everything brand are into coffee and are looking to expand there existing coffee business. Airlines we know about , plus the hotels and also the cruise ships. They even had internet cafes when the internet first appeared ( remember those !) Well they have had a coffee shop…

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Nappy Cake ?

Over the years we’ve had many an odd requests for birthday and celebration cakes. Lobster shaped cakes for Belgo – Life size car shaped cakes for the Science Museum – An Arsenal shirt for one of the Arsenal players kids and adult themed ones which leave little to the imagination!. But … we have never…

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Turnip, Broccoli & Swede Cake Anyone ?

If you read the previous blog post consumers were up in arms when natural ingredients replaced the artificial colourings, additives and preservatives in their cereal brand that they demanded that the manufacturer changed it back. According to Mintel’s Cakes and Cake Bars UK 2017 Report, 60% of consumers who have eaten cakes or cake bars…

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The Customers Always Right ?

The US company General Mills is reintroducing its artificially coloured and flavored cereal after consumers complained its natural version did not make the grade. Having switched to radishes , tumeric and purple carrots for colouring something just wasnt right. This really does go against the grain, forgive the pun , with the massive trend towards…

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