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Happerley England on Tour in Cornwall with Adam Henson

IT was fantastic to meet so many amazing Cornish food and drink producers at Philleigh Way Cookery School last Wednesday October 2.  Hosted by Adam Henson, the speeches from Malcolm Bell, Chief Executive of Visit Cornwall and Founder of Happerley, Matthew Rymer, were followed by a fabulous feast of local food created by owner of the Cookery School, Rupert Cooper.   Rupert...

Could you be the next big Cotswolds' food and drink producer?

THE chance to receive a £10,000 cash injection into your business must be the best reason in the world to tell the Co-op about the story behind your food or drink brand.  Plus the winner of the Food Glorious Food competition, plus seven runners up, will all be awarded a listing in the Co-op 'Best of our Counties' range of locally sourced food and drink.    For more inform...

Happerley motivates Creed Foodservice team ahead of Provenance Champion journey

FOUNDER of Happerley, Matthew Rymer, inspired the Creed Foodservice sales team in Cheltenham, ahead of their exciting journey with Happerley.  Creed are the first foodservice supplier to champion food provenance in their industry and encourage transparency and honesty in their supply chains.  Creed is renowned for service excellence and supporting its customers and their relati...

Our Happerley Chef inspiring children to cook with Best of our Counties

RUTH, our Happerley chef, had a lovely weekend inspiring local children to explore food at The Autumn Show in Worcestershire.  The children had the opportunity to make pizzas using local seasonal products and ingredients, kindly donated from the Best of our Counties range in conjunction with Midcounties Coop. 

William Ugle Joins the Happerley Team

    WE are very excited to announce that William Ugle has joined us as Senior Account Manager.  After a very successful 11 years as Ambassador for Hobbs House Bakery, William has joined Happerley with a huge passion to spread the word of greater transparency within the food and drink industry.    We warmly welcome him but please allow William to introduce himself in...

Happerley Chef to host children's cookery sessions at Autumn Show

  OUR resident Happerley Chef, Ruth Erwin will be holding children’s cookery sessions in the Field to Fork tent, as part of the Autumn Show being held at the Three Counties Showground,Worcestershire, this coming weekend September 28/29.     Sessions are free for your children to participate in and will include seasonal products all donated by Midcounties Coop.    ...

Happerley are looking for a Digital Marketing Assistant

          WE ARE LOOKING FOR A DIGITAL MARKETING ASSISTANT     Are you a graduate in digital or online marketing looking for a fast-growing company in which to develop and use your creative and analytical skills? We are a small, rapidly expanding company, based in Gloucestershire, focused within the food and drink sector and driven by online movement. T...

FOOD GLORIOUS FOOD COMPETITION TO LAUNCH AT THE COTSWOLDS DISTILLERY 

  Co-op Midcounties in association with Happerley and The Growth Hub will officially launch the return of its Food Glorious Food competition on Tuesday 10th September at the Cotswolds Distillery.   Co-op Midcounties is on the hunt for the very best of local food and drink in the Cotswolds and is calling all food and drink producers from across the county to put their p...

Book your tickets to join Adam Henson for a lunch celebrating Cornish produce next Wednesday near Truro

Join farmer and presenter, Adam Henson, at Philleigh Way Cookery School near Truro, to celebrate the very best of food and drink from the county on October 2nd from 12.30pm.     Guests will have the opportunity to learn all about the Happerley England project; the Country's first national centre for food and drink provenance,while enjoying a very exclusive celebration of...

Deliver a transparent food industry - you don't mind borders

  At Michael Gove's request, HMRC, Defra and the customs exit team reached out to Happerley two weeks ago seeking our technological solution to the border question. We were pleased to present and discuss this in Whitehall last week. We have spent years developing and shaping a means to passport the truth of origins across a food ingredient through its entire journey from see...