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Whisk away a bargain with our superb 20-litre mixer

By Admin | Apr 15, 2019

Our Whitco 20-litre mixer is a brilliant piece of kit. It’s big enough for almost all needs, it’s easy to handle, and comes at a price that’s hard to beat. What’s more, it’s compatible with the accessories that fit the market-leading machine. We have only a limited availability – so whip one up and whisk…

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Jeff’s Way raises £15000…to help worthy causes.

By Vita Whitaker | Mar 25, 2019

Dear Everyone. On the 22nd March 2018, at the memorial service held at Oundle School’s Chapel, we started fundraising to support the charities and good causes that were close to Jeff’s heart and following that very poignant day, “Jeff’s Way” was born. Through various talks, it was very easy to agree that education, opportunity and…

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Jeff’s Way reaches £15000

By Vita Whitaker | Mar 25, 2019
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Smile and speed up to please your customers

By Admin | Mar 13, 2019

The key to boosting your business’s online ratings may be more simple than anyone realised. The message from some recent analysis is to get back to basics – be nice to your customers and hurry up with their order. Those are (more or less) the takeaways from a new report by social review tracker Feed…

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Still going big on the Full English Breakfast

By Admin | Mar 13, 2019

We are spending more than ever before on dining out for breakfast. Nationally breakfast income is up by a more than healthy 31 per cent since 2011.  Last year we spent a whopping £76 million on eating out for breakfast – every day. Breakfast is the biggest growth sector for eating out – far outstripping…

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Childhood obesity problem growing worse

By Admin | Mar 12, 2019

The rate of obesity in children aged between ten and eleven has increased by more than one-third over the last 12 years, according to latest research. Data from the national Child Measurement programme overseen by Public Health England reveals that childhood obesity rates in the poorest parts of the country are double those in the…

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Join our team – vacancies​ at Whitco

By Vita Whitaker | Feb 11, 2019

If you’re looking for an exciting new career challenge for 2019 and you’ve got what it takes to join our great team, we’d love to hear from you…

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Vegan food moves into the lookalike market

By Admin | Feb 8, 2019

The vegan ‘bleeding’ burger has arrived in the UK, providing a meat-free alternative for vegans, vegetarians and flexitarians.  The plant-based alternative to the world’s favourte hot sandwich has been gaining grund in restaurant chains around the UK and is now set to break into the retail market in 2019. British company Moving Mountains has teamed…

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More smaller pubs calling final ‘last orders’

By Admin | Feb 7, 2019

Britain’s pubs are disappearing fast – more than a quarter have called last orders for the final time since 2000. Most at risk are small independent pubs – particularly those on city outskirts, according to a report by the Office of National Statistics. Drinkers have moved pubs, rather than give up and large commercial chain…

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