Happerley News

We provide a free news dissemination service for Happerley Network members and organisations. Please email [email protected] with the subject heading "Happerley News In" and your Membership number. Please supply at least one image with each release.

CSR Champion Claire Thayers joins Happerley

General Producers Intermediaries Retailers Consumers

  We are delighted to announce that Claire Thayers joins Happerley as our Happerley Ambassador. She has 20+ years experience working within Corporate & Social Responsibility for various companies across the Southwest and Midlands and is passionate about Happerley. 

Former Commercial Director of Dairy Crest has joined Happerley

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  Peter Andrew has joined Happerley as a Provenance Relationships Manager. He is Ex Commercial Director at Dairy Crest and one of the founders of the Liquid Milk traceability programme for Waitrose (Select Farm scheme) and Marks & Spencer (Non-GM) - now adopted by all major multiples. A Board Level retail FMCG specialist for 25+ years, customer & client facing having recentl...

Join us for the Launch of Happerley England

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On Friday, 12th July at Happerley HQ in Apperley, Gloucestershire, we are announcing the the location and detail of the long planned Centre of Food and Drink Provenance for England.    Hosted by TV presenter and farmer Adam Henson, the event is attracting considerable media attendance so it is a great opportunity for Happerley clients to show off their product and provena...

Apply for Gold Standard

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  You may have noticed we have launched Happerley Gold Standard that is accorded to food and drink producers who are able to name the exact sources of their core ingredients back to the primary producers.  We all want to know where our food and drink comes from and the gold standard takes this to the next level.   For some businesses, this is not as easy as it sounds, e...

Filming The Provenance Story

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  Say hello to Tom, Jack & Katie, our new film crew who have joined us on our exciting Happerley England journey.  A tight-knit team of high-achieving post grad students specialising in film and media, the trio are promoting Happerley England across social media platforms. The group are producing short YouTube films of Happerley Transparent clients and events while als...

From Cornwall to Cumbria, Happerley takes to the road to celebrate English food and drink provenance

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  Farmer-led food provenance champion Happerley has today announced its plan to tour every English county this summer, in its ongoing bid to deliver transparency across the food and drink industry.   The tour, involving more than 40 feasts at Happerley Transparent hotel and restaurants from Cornwall to Cumbria, kicks off on Friday, 12th July at Happerely HQ, Willow Hil...

The Provenance Debate - What are Gloucestershire's Highlights?

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  As part of our Happerley England Tour, we are challenging the public to come forward with what they consider to be the provenance highlights of their county so we engage a series of debates through regional media, to contribute to the celebrations we are hosting in every county of food and drink provenance.  Thisis our initial assessment of the food and drink provenance...

Join us at the Royal Three Counties Show!

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  We’d like to invite you to this year’s Happerley Food Heaven, which will take place from Friday 14th June to Sunday 16th at the Royal Three Counties Show, the largest livestock and equine show in England.   Our marquee is a jount initiative with the Show organisers to celebrate The Show becoming Association of Show and Agricultural Organisation’s (ASAO) first to turn f...

Organisations are now welcome to join the Happerley Network


  Consumers are often confused when it comes to accreditations held by Food & Drink suppliers, with websites and packaging being covered in marques for memberships and accreditations, it’s not always clear what they all mean.   Happerley has implemented its organisation module which allows membership and accreditation organisations to integrate into the Happerley Netwo...

Three Counties Show Unveils Foodie First

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  With less than two months to go until the 2019 Three Counties Show, organisers have unveiled a brand new area, the first of its kind in the country.   The Happerley Food Heaven marquee will contain a number of food producers which have been accredited Happerley Transparent.  A new nationwide initiative aimed at making the food industry much more transparent.  ...