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Celebrate World Vegan Day with a UK food export order with Smylies!

Celebrate World Vegan Day with a UK food export order with Smylies!

Happy World Vegan Day 2018 from us here at Smylies! Since 1994, World Vegan day has been celebrated on the 1st November every year. The word ‘vegan’ was originally derived from the word ‘vegetarian’, with people adopting the vegan lifestyle steering clear of all meat and dairy products. This is as well as any makeup […]

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The top 5 national markets that the UK export to

The top 5 national markets that the UK export to

Each year, Smylies contribute to the tens of billions of pounds worth of food and drink that leaves the UK and is exported to businesses across the globe. We are proud to provide overseas companies such as retail groups, supermarkets, distributors and independents with the popular U.K food and drink products that they need to […] Read More
Latest reports show that UK exports are at a record high

Latest reports show that UK exports are at a record high

With talk of Brexit and financial uncertainty in the UK, the news that exports from the UK are at a record high is welcome. Figures released at the end of June by the UK government suggest that the export industry is now worth £620.2 billion, which is up 10%. Smylies deliver delicious food and drink […] Read More
Rise in UK Cheese Exports

Rise in UK Cheese Exports

Who doesn’t love a little bit of cheddar with pickle on a sandwich, parmesan sprinkled over a home cooked pasta dish or mozzarella melted on a pizza? It comes as no surprise that figures surrounding UK cheese exports has grown up to nearly 25%. Smylies are happy to provide delicious dairy products across the globe […] Read More
British Food and Drink Industry Growing in 2018

British Food and Drink Industry Growing in 2018

The British food and drink industry has been growing noticeably over the last few years. According to ‘GS1’ magazine, there has been an 11% increase in food and drink exports over the past five years. Smylies export chilled, frozen and grocer food as well as household items to countries across the globe ready for wholesale […] Read More
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 […] Read More
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
Celebrate World Vegan Day with a UK food export order with Smylies!
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