2018
February
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    Yorkshire Rapeseed Oil named as a best brand

    Thixendale based artisan business, Yorkshire Rapeseed Oil has cemented its popularity outside of its Yorkshire heartland as the results of the national Guild of Fine Food’s Best Brands Survey are revealed for 2017-18. The company claimed fifth place in the best Oils and Vinegars category of the annual publication, having made the list for the...


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    February 26, 2018 at 10:26 am
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    GW Price Celebrate Award

    A South Yorkshire businessman is celebrating after receiving an MBE. John Plant, Chairman and Director of wholesale and distribution firm G W Price, was awarded the prestigious honour for his Services to Business and Work in the Communities in the North of England. The award, which was announced last summer as part of the Queen’s...


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    February 26, 2018 at 10:23 am
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    Sweet success of the Revolution

    A Yorkshire drinks entrepreneur is celebrating after being awarded the ‘Most Original Product’ accolade at the recent Taste Trade Awards in York. Jane Nicholls founder of Wetherby based Sweet Revolution who produce a range of free-from hot drinks with a twist, received the award at the event earlier this month. After seeing a gap in...


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    February 22, 2018 at 3:59 pm
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    Lottie’s celebrating New Bakery Opening

    An award-winning West Yorkshire bakery firm are celebrating after moving into brand-new state of the art premises to keep up with the demand for their famous treats. Family run Lottie Shaw’s, who produce a range of products including their iconic parkin, have moved into the new 12,000 square premises in Brighouse, just a few miles...


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    February 22, 2018 at 3:58 pm
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    Win a Heck of a Valentines!

    A North Yorkshire based sausage company are rethinking the traditional Valentine’s Day gift idea this year, with a romantically novel competition! In honour of the famous Italian Saint, Bedale based HECK are offering one lucky winner and their partner the chance to win a money can’t buy prize! The winning couple will be invited to...


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    February 22, 2018 at 3:57 pm
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    Boxed in with Region’s Finest

    A new business is looking to shake up the UK’s rapidly growing recipe box market by focussing on quality, artisan Yorkshire produce. Seeing an opportunity to develop the business thanks to the wealth of incredible locally-grown produce right on their doorstep that didn’t require importing from overseas, Thirsk based Charles and Geoff Allen, launched Born...


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    February 22, 2018 at 3:55 pm
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    Tipple Tails to Pop-up in Paris

    A Yorkshire fruit cake producer are to have their award-winning products featured in a pop-up store in the centre of Paris. Sheffield based Tipple Tails run by Jane Stammers, were selected for the shop by the commercial team in charge of the agri-food campaign at the British Embassy in Paris, in partnership with distributor Emma’s...


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    February 22, 2018 at 3:54 pm
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    Raisthorpe Manor’s Sloe Gin Takes Another Win

    A Yorkshire Wolds gin producer are celebrating after winning an award at the inaugural Taste Trade event in York. Raisthorpe Manor, who produce a range of flavoured gins an liqueurs form their base in Thixendale on the edge of the Yorkshire Wolds were awarded the top honour in the Best Local Product category at the...


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    February 22, 2018 at 3:53 pm
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    Proudfoot supermarkets to support four local causes with money raised from carrier bags

    Scarborough-based supermarket chain The Proudfoot Group are supporting four local good causes this year with donations of £2,500 to each, raised solely from the sale of 5p single-use carrier bags. The Proudfoot Group, who operate five stores in the Scarborough area, have already donated £20,000 to local causes with funds raised through the mandatory charge,...


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    February 3, 2018 at 3:50 pm