Elena Shifrina’s colourful career has included catwalk modelling and MIT study – but now she wants to conquer the UK with her healthy snacks business Bio Food Lab, which sells 2.5m bars a month in her native Russia.
Food And Drink
When we first worked together my long-time Brasserie Bar Co business partner, Ian Glyn, told me “all we need to do is win”. Easy to say; difficult to do. And never truer than today.
With enough money to have a taste for the finer things in life, countless celebrities have been keen to share their passion for wining and dining as hospitality entrepreneurs.
The UK food and drink sector is set to boom beyond its current £79bn of sales, driven by opportunities including worldwide export of products.
Nobu, the hospitality business co-founded by Robert De Niro, has expanded its footprint with a new hotel and restaurant venue in Shoreditch.
Keurig Green Mountain is one of the biggest brands you’ve probably never heard of – and it’s making the move from the US to the UK.
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.
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.