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Blog 8

Where Next After Boxmaster?

For many of our members, one of the biggest challenges of 2022 has been how to respond to Boxmaster’s announcement that they will soon cease …

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Blog 9

Surviving and Thriving: Business Support Week

We are excited to announce that bookings for our Business Support Week in January have opened!  If you’re a Better Food Trader member, you can …

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Blog 10

The power of positive marketing: desperate times need not mean desperate measures

Better Food Trader Project Leader, Julia Kirby-Smith, argues it’s positive marketing that will help you gain and retain customers and members.  ​​Negative marketing is a …

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Start conversations that change the food system

Do Better Food

Our food system – the way we produce, eat and buy food – is the single greatest threat to the health of our planet.

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Blog 11

Tips from the experts on how to make the most of your fruit and veg

With the cost of food going up daily, it’s more important than ever to make sure we make the most of every mouthful of locally …

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Blog 12

“We’re not unique, thankfully.” An interview with Regather, a sustainable food hub in Sheffield

Hattie Hammans, in her role with City University’s Food Research Collaboration, spoke to Better Food Trader member Regather, a sustainable food hub in Sheffield. They …

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Bags of veg

Five ways your veg bag membership helps cool the planet

The latest blog from Better Food Trader member Growing Communities gives five excellent reasons to sign up for a  veg bag membership and shows us …

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Blog 13

Good to Grow Day – reconnecting communities with food growing

Many of Better Food Trader’s network of small ethical fruit and veg retailers not only sell food, but grow it too. In the lead up …

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Blog 14

Veg Box Recipes: Let’s get the UK cooking with seasonal veg!

Spring is in the air. Warmer weather and longer days are just around the corner and farmers are sowing seeds for the abundance of delicious …

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Change Tastes Good

By swapping your supermarket shop for a Better Food Trader you are doing the planet a massive favour.

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