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Guide – 6 Ways To Run Better This Winter / Cancer Sucks

The shadow of cancer hangs over all of us. It hangs over you, me, my loved ones and your loved ones. We’re hoping that it hasn’t directly affected you – but according to Cancer Research UK, 1 in 2 people born after 1960 in the UK will be diagnosed with some form of cancer
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Food Challenge – 5 Days Without Eating

A while back, our cofounder Jack decided to see what life would be like without food for 5 days (IRONY: TOP SCORE). Partly as a personal challenge, but mainly to raise money for Cancer Research UK (in the end we raised near to £700). So – what is a 5-day water fast like,
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Guide – What’s It Like Getting Your WSET Level 1 Award in Wines?

For 47 years, the WSET has been teaching (and professionally accrediting) people about wine, spirits and sake. No stranger to any of these delicious things ourselves, we decided to take our first WSET qualification in wine. If you’ve been considering something similar
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Guide – The Brand Journey: as told by a Foodpreneur (part2)

The Brand Journey: as told by Foodpreneurs pt1…   Northern Munkee: I am fascinated by the stories we tell and, more fascinatingly, the way we tell them and why. I’ve been watching a lot of TED Talks recently and I believe that everybody has a story it tell, it’s
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Guide – The Brand Journey: as told by a Foodpreneur (part1)

The Brand Journey: as told by Foodpreneurs pt1… Northern Munkee: I am fascinated by the stories we tell and, more fascinatingly, the way we tell them and why. I’ve been watching a lot of TED Talks recently and I believe that everybody has a story it tell, it’s just
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Guide – Developing BRAND IDENTITY in a Food Startup…

Northern Munkee is back. What’s he doing now, you might ask? Why, it’s another guest post around his area of obsession and expertise – brand identity for food startups. Are you in the business of food? Thinking of making the leap? You won’t want
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Guide – How a Food Startup can STAND OUT from the crowd…

Northern Munkee: In my time as a Food Buyer I had the pleasure of seeing many startisan producers walk through my door and proudly pitch their products to me to try and gain listings onto my shelves. Seeing new, entrepreneurial businesses provided a refreshing change from the
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Guide – Energy: 6 ways to increase yours

This article was sponsored by, and written in collaboration with Pharma Nord. The following contains general information about health and wellness. It should be treated as educational and does not constitute medical advice. If you have any questions, you should seek the
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Tasting Britain’s Somewhat Short (But Hopefully Useful) Guide To @FoodFest15 [Aberdeen / Aberdeenshire]

Jack: Having been graciously invited to preview the multi-day-gourmet-food-coma and culinary adventure that is FoodFest15, I’ve taken some time to write a guide that explains a little more about the festival itself. FoodFest15 is Aberdeenshire’s take on ‘The Year Of Food
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Tasting Montreal – a quick guide

With my day job I get to travel around quite a lot, but last week I made it all the way to Montreal. It’s very strange being in a french speaking region that feels so similar to America. The food is also a strange but interesting mix.   The cuisine There’s some
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