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Tackling Food Waste Across the Globe

Tackling Food Waste Across the Globe

Unnecessary food waste and plastic packaging polluting the world’s oceans has become somewhat of a talking point in 2018. Here at Smylies we concern ourselves with making improvements and offering services that are environmentally friendly, which is why we are proud to say we are certified carbon neutral. How can your business help tackle food […]

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UK Export Industry Boosted by Independent Chocolatiers

UK Export Industry Boosted by Independent Chocolatiers

Chocolate is a luxury that is enjoyed by almost everyone in the world, from truffles to hot cocoa and this year, sales of artisanal and British-made chocolate is part of the top three exported produce items from the UK. Importers seem to be looking towards brands who are quintessentially British with many news outlets attributing […] Read More
Organic Food in the UK Grows by 6%

Organic Food in the UK Grows by 6%

The Soil Association have recently released their 2018 organic report, stating that the organic market in the UK is worth more than it has ever been at £2.2 billion. With growth at an impressive 6%, there has never been a better time to join this expanding market, synonymous with health and clean eating. Smylies have […] Read More
Top Products Survey: What does inflation mean for British Brands?

Top Products Survey: What does inflation mean for British Brands?

Inflation is a variable factor in the UK food and drinks industry, but when it happens, how does it affect brands and consumers alike? Recently, inflation has been on the rise across most food and drinks due to the uncertain time that Brexit brings for businesses who trade overseas. The effects of inflation on supermarkets […] Read More
Food manufacturers propose new labelling system

Food manufacturers propose new labelling system

Food labelling requirements are constantly changing across the world. The Smylies team recognise it is important to keep up to date with the latest regulations in the countries we supply to. That is why all our orders come with bespoke labelling, ensuring your produce complies with your country’s legislation. Portion size labels to be enforced […] Read More
Britain’s biggest brands of 2017 available for export in 2018

Britain’s biggest brands of 2017 available for export in 2018

Following a report carried out by The Grocer, Britain’s biggest brands of 2017 have been revealed. Smylies has over 40,000 British goods available for export worldwide, including traditional favourites, household brands and new products. Whether you are part of an international food distribution company, or you own a shop targeting British expats, you can stay […] Read More
Why Smylies don’t underestimate Africa

Why Smylies don’t underestimate Africa

Africa’s population is predicted to double by 2050 and has one of the quickest growing economies in the world. As the continent develops further, business opportunities become more and more apparent. As a global exporter, Smylies appreciates the value of the African market and we look forward to continuing our business there. Business opportunities in […] Read More
Tackling Food Waste Across the Globe
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