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  • “Happy Christmas!”

    19 December 2017 Speciality Bites
    On the basis that most retailers should be far too busy to read any digital content this week, and several suppliers are shutting or winding down, I will keep this week’s piece extremely brief. Learning lessons from Christmas past:
  • “Seeing the bigger picture”

    11 December 2017 Speciality Bites
    I was in London over the weekend and as I last visited the Tower of London when I was 10, I thought we should pay it another visit. To stand in the same space as William the Conqueror nearly 1,000…
  • “Endings”

    04 December 2017 Speciality Bites
    It’s been a couple of weeks of endings for several businesses. At Cotswold Fayre, two of our new suppliers for 2017 have stopped trading less than a year after we started with them. Thor Drinks has done it properly and gone…