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Spring into flavours

With a change in the weather comes a change in our tastes.  Often we banish the porridge of winter for alternatives like muesli and fruit for the summer months.   What we like to drink changes too. Our diet of tea, … Continue reading

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Beverages

Not really very exciting, the word for something we should enjoy, in some instances get quite passionate about and probably our daily rituals are defined by? Beverages, probably don’t include ‘drink’ the word we reserve for alcohol. As if that … Continue reading

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How far would you go to choose a better diet?

The controversial subject of calories, their intake and striking a balance. A simple equation is calories in v calories out equals whether you gain or lose weight.  And no, this isn’t award winning science but…. What gets measured get managed … Continue reading

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Some numbers that need washing down with a strong cup of coffee?

That coffee drinking habit is also getting more expensive. Each visit is worth, on average, about £4.07. Comparing this with the numbers Allegra produced in the last few years means we think the average cost of each visit has risen by about 5% / year Continue reading

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Salad Syrup dressing; sounds weird, tastes great

For several years one of our most popular summer products has been our Salad Syrup Dressing. Based on our Fine Vanilla syrup, this dressing is a blend of Vanilla and a balsamic vinegar. A combination you would not ordinarily expect … Continue reading

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What is wrong with the dairy industry?

At the moment it is probably no worse than it was two, five or certainly ten years ago. Long-term, it is struggling to restructure itself to meet then change in retail and international markets. Overall the dairy market has been … Continue reading

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Explore the opportunity to add a little more revenue to every drink you sell

Industry research suggests that an average coffee-shop customer is worth about £3.20. A quick way to increase that is flavoured syrups. A 1 litre bottle of syrup should generate about £30 in additional revenue. How? Offer a range of flavoured … Continue reading

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