Food & Drink

London restaraunt group expands with support from HSBC UK

London-based restaurant, bar, and coffee roastery group, Caravan, has expanded after opening a new site in Canary Wharf with the support of a seven-figure funding package from HSBC UK. HSBC UK customers since inception in 2010, Caravan used the funding to support the fit-out of its latest restaurant opening in Canary Wharf. Caravan’s seventh London […]

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Treat YO!self to a Japanese inspired dinner from the freezer with YO!’s exclusive new range at Iceland

Re-create your favourite restaurant dishes at home with YO!’s new range exclusively at Iceland and The Food Warehouse 14 of your favourite YO! dishes now available in-store and online Prices range from £2.50 – £5.00 Japanese restaurant YO! has partnered with Iceland and The Food Warehouse to launch an exclusive range of take home treats […]

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Wales’s favourite family bakery enters new markets with HSBC UK funding

120-year-old Welsh family business Brace’s Bakery has invested £4m in a new production line thanks to a £2.5m finance package from HSBC UK and HSBC Equipment Finance. The new line will enable the business to expand its range and enter new markets. Brace’s Bakery, a fourth-generation business now run by Mark and Jonathan Brace, is […]

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Crowds flock to first event in city-wide Commonwealth food festival

Crowds flocked to a Birmingham community centre to immerse themselves in the cuisine and culture of Ghana at the first in a series of free, vibrant events celebrating the Commonwealth. Organisers say the inaugural event was a huge success and have thanked all those who gave their help and support. They are now looking forward […]

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Fa-‘brew’- lous coffee roaster warms up podcast airwaves

Husband and wife duo behind East London coffee roaster, Perky Blenders, are the latest guests to perk up airwaves on top chart-hitting family business podcast It Runs In The Family. Founded in 2015 by Adam and Victoria Cozens, Perky Blenders is a family-run coffee roasting firm that prides itself on bringing good coffee to all, […]

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Return of popular music event boosts Black Country foodbank

Hundreds of food items and donations of £200 have been handed over to the Black Country Foodbank after live music fans enjoyed the return of a much-loved music festival in a day. Representatives from the foodbank branch at Our Lady and All Saints Catholic Church in New Road, Stourbridge, have thanked Eddy Morton and Trina […]

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YO! celebrates 100 kiosks with FREE sushi and a tasty new menu

YO! is to open its 100th Tesco kiosk on May 24th in Fareham, Hampshire     To mark the milestone, every YO! kiosk in the UK is giving away 10 free YO! combo packs    The nation’s love for deliciously authentic Japanese food continues to grow, and customers have been feasting on ‘YO!-on-the-go’ from kiosks across the country ever since they […]

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Christ College Trio Launch Innovative Mobile Catering Business

Three entrepreneurial students at Christ College Brecon have embarked on a business venture to test their commerce skills and launched a brand-new mobile catering trike. Lower Sixth pupils Lottie Cross, Fern Cumine and Fran Lauenburg debuted the novel catering tricycle at this year’s school Sports Day (14 MAY) providing on-the-go refreshments to pupils staff and […]

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Stirling Distillery Launch Limited Edition Platinum Gin to Celebrate Jubilee

Stirling Distillery, situated in the shadow of Stirling Castle, today launch their limited edition Platinum gin. Created to celebrate the Queen’s Platinum Jubilee, there will be only 500 of these special bottles created. Gin lovers can pour themselves a G&T fit for a Queen and party like a royal at Jubilee celebrations across the UK […]

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Coffee is my Cup of Tea: NESCAFÉ® has launched the first ever Afternoon Coffee menu with recipes to recreate at home

NESCAFÉ® Dolce Gusto® has launched an ‘Afternoon Coffee’ menu in partnership with London School of Coffee – a twist on the classic ‘Afternoon Tea’ menu   Menu was created using expert food pairing insights and each item is perfectly paired with a NESCAFÉ® Dolce Gusto® pod  Research conducted by NESCAFÉ® Dolce Gusto® reveals that 84% of Brits drink coffee […]

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