Film and music stars are seemingly discontent with the millions they make from their day jobs, as there is no shortage of celebrity alcohol brands on the market.
Food And Drink
In a deal worth $1bn, George Clooney tequila brand Casamigos has been acquired by beverage giant Diageo, which will oversee global expansion.
Despite having a background in engineering, Siddhi Mehta decided to fill a gap in the market – and people’s stomachs – by creating a healthy snack business and forging a path as a food entrepreneur.
Technological advancement has brought about the streamlining of many day-to-day tasks, but what about eating? Real Business tried out a meal delivery service to see how it all works.
Sports nutrition brand Tribe is on a mission to raise £1m from investors, and its campaign will kick off by inviting potential backers on a 65-mile bike ride.
Tom Gearing appeared on The Apprentice back in 2012, at which time he was told by Alan Sugar that his fine wine business Cult Wines was too risky, but the snub hasn’t had an impact.
Charles Weaving has come a long since earning seven pence an hour as a dish washer, now in possession of Dubai-based private equity firm Foxhole Holdings.
British bakery chain Greggs has created a new senior position to help shape the direction of the company, Real Business was told, as it seeks to dominate the food-on-the-go market.
Coffee Republic founder Sahar Hashemi has offered life lessons from growing a new loss-making business to over 100 bustling stores – and a startup mentality is paramount.
The UK grocery market is an exclusive club. And while the sector is booming, it doesn’t necessarily pay off if you’re not one of the giants.
By offering their guidance to our non-tech entrepreneurs, the UK could see buy British the next leading trend.
Supermarket chain Waitrose has joined forces with parent company John Lewis to create what’s been billed as the largest retail tech accelerator in Britain, JLAB 2017.