‘Fear of overheads’ and ‘huge sense of uncertainty’ drive outsourcing trend in food SMEs

‘Fear of overheads’ and ‘huge sense of uncertainty’ drive outsourcing trend in food SMEs 2

Here’s what our founder, Thea Alexander tells Food Navigator on how ‘change in mindset’ has occurred during this pandemic. “Pre-COVID, food entrepreneurs were reluctant to outsource to service providers. But a ‘change in mindset’ has occurred, according to Young Foodies’ Thea Alexander, meaning founders are increasingly comfortable relinquishing control…” Read the full article in Food […]

Backing the right horse: What are food investors looking for in the wake of coronavirus?

Backing the right horse: What are food investors looking for in the wake of coronavirus? 3

Theadora Alexander discusses with Food Navigator what food investors are looking for in the wake of Coronavirus. “COVID-19 has accelerated food trends that were already on the rise prior to lockdown. So how can entrepreneurs best capitalise on these trends to attract early-stage funding? And in a growing field of competitors, how can investors pick […]

Sink or swim: How the ‘challenger brand mentality’ is keeping start-ups afloat

Sink or swim: How the ‘challenger brand mentality’ is keeping start-ups afloat 4

We discuss with Food Navigator on how to keep start-ups afloat amidst global pandemic. “The impact of COVID-19 on retail and food-to-go channels has challenged many food businesses. Yet challenger brands and start-ups with an agile mindset can use the crisis to their advantage, say a panel of experts.” Read the full article in Food […]

How SMEs new to eCommerce can streamline the payments process

How SMEs new to eCommerce can streamline the payments process 5

Payments strategy for SMEs new to ecommerce. “During the Covid-19 pandemic, consumers are increasingly shopping online and, for many smaller, independent businesses who have previously relied on in-store sales for income, navigating a new digital landscape can prove difficult.” Read the full article in Essential Retail

Our refreshed approach to Diversity

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Our vision for the consumer FMCG sector has always been to achieve a truly level playing field. We believe that if we create a world in which there is equality, fairness and support for everyone, big or small, powerhouse or visionary, we will all collectively benefit. This principle forms the foundation of our business – […]