Business Growth Blog

Welcome to our Business Growth Blog; here, Jane will be sharing with you industry insights, thoughts on the ever-evolving food and drinks sector, journeys of her clients and insights into business growth and strategy.

7 Reasons Why Entering Awards Is Important

1. Enhanced Credibility Credibility can help you gain the trust of potential customers, stockists, and investors. When stakeholders see that an independent panel of judges has recognised your excellence, they are more likely to believe in your capabilities and offerings.   2. Stand Out From the Competition In a crowded marketplace, setting your product apart […]

Jane Milton talks with the Washington Post

I was asked to speak to the Washington Post about the controversy in Pakistan this week when a government minister suggested that this nation of tea lovers reduced their consumption! His request came as all their tea is imported and they are running low on foreign exchange reserves and facing a cost of living crisis there. While […]

Food industry expert Jane Milton joins Catsai as board advisor.

I’m very excited to share that I’ve been invited to join CatsAI as a food industry expert and board advisor.    CatsAI uses artificial intelligence (AI) to provide hyper-local demand predictions for retail businesses across the UK and worldwide. Using an algorithm they’ve refined with over 70,000 retail outlets around the world, they also help […]

Brew & Tipple, Henley Bridge Ingredients newly launched drinks magazine

Craft Bakers Association – Summer Trends by Jane Milton

Article written for the Craft Bakers Association and published summer 2021   Click here to read the article

Tunisian Project for Jane

Guild member Jane Milton has told us what she has been working on recently ‘As part of a British Embassy funded project, I am working with a group of food businesses in Tunisia, helping them better understand the UK market for food and then export as profitably as they can. I’ve chosen a great mix […]

Global drinks trends and the opportunities they create for tea and herbal infusions

Jane Milton Certified TAC Tea Sommelier Professional talks about this key subject in the latest issue of sip magazine”  READ THE ARTICLE: CLICK HERE

The Future of the Food Industry

Food Industry Expert Jane Milton predicts what we will be eating more of in the future

What does FRESH MEAN to you in relation to food?

That is the question that Chris Warburton at BBC Radio 5 live posed to me this morning.  Why did he ask?  The Daily Mail had run a ‘story’ about the food industry – and about Pret A  Manger in particular, buying their (French) baguettes from France, frozen and finishing them off in their ovens and […]

Trends- Convenience Sector, What’s Likely to be on Shelf in 2019?

Trends Convenience Sector – what will be on shelf in 2019

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