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Green Cola Review

By silven_rec_admin / May 9, 2017 / 0 Comments
Hannah Moore gives a candid review about soft drink, Green Cola, a new product now available in Amazon and Ocado, providing a low-calorie substitute for cola with no sugar or preservatives.

Have A Pizza This! 5 Reasons Why Pizza Is The Best Food In The World

By silven_rec_admin / March 14, 2017 / 0 Comments
OK, it’s a bold claim, but let’s face it, there’s not many people who can say they don’t like pizza. Did you know? - Back in 10,200 BC (the Stone Age), people were eating flatbreads with various toppings on, similar...

UK alcohol exports highest since records began

By silven_rec_admin / June 6, 2017 / 0 Comments
We all know that us Brits like a good tipple. Or two, or three... And it’s not just us that like what we brew, it seems the rest of the world does too. Despite the uncertainty surrounding Brexit and its...

Farm-bots, Gamification, Drones, GPS and Big Data: The technologies revolutionizing agriculture

By silven_rec_admin / July 19, 2017 / 0 Comments
Agriculture is the biggest industry in the world, employing over 1.3 billion people, close to 40% of the global working population. In around 50 countries, agriculture employs around half of its population and in some poorer countries, up to 75%....

How did Aldi become UK supermarket giants?

By silven_rec_admin / March 14, 2017 / 0 Comments
Aldi is now officially the UK's fifth largest supermarket. Later this month, the 700th store will open, with a further 300 planned over the next five years. The German-owned supermarket has disrupted UK food and drink shopping, stealing market share...

The flexitarian diet: 5 reasons why people are taking a more plant-based approach

By silven_rec_admin / July 27, 2017 / 0 Comments
More people are turning towards a flexitarian diet, only adding meat occasionally. The diet itself is becoming increasingly popular, especially for people who don’t want to commit fully to a vegan or vegetarian lifestyle. What most people don’t know –...

Brits pay up to three times as much for motorway snacks

By silven_rec_admin / August 2, 2017 / 0 Comments
Motorway service stations are notoriously expensive and us Brits are paying up to three times the costs for convenience snacks on journeys. Undercover investigators from Admiral, undertook a secret shopper exercise and visited 21 service stations across the UK and...

Is 3D printing the future of food manufacturing?

By silven_rec_admin / February 28, 2017 / 0 Comments
3D printing has taken the world by storm. Many industries have benefited from using 3D technologies including automotive, aerospace, construction, defence and some consumer products. The food industries, you would be forgiven for not necessarily associating with 3D printing, although...

Michael Gove’s appointment as DEFRA Secretary – what it means for food and drink

By silven_rec_admin / June 16, 2017 / 0 Comments
UK Conservative politician Michael Gove has been appointed as Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs in a post-election reshuffle by Teresa May. The move has come as a surprise to many commentators as he was sacked last...

Which cinemas let you sneak food in?

By silven_rec_admin / August 4, 2017 / 0 Comments
We’ve all done it. Nipped to the shops before we go to the cinema to save £3 on a bag of M&Ms and recoiled in horror at the till receipt when purchasing a bucket-sized drink and popcorn that needs to...

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Danny & Moin Review Feel Free Nutrition Porridge

14th December 2017

This food was so good, that two of us had to review it! Silven consultants Danny & Moin review Feel Free Nutrition Porridge.

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Paul Reviews Marmite

14th December 2017

Silven Recruitment's food and drink specialist Paul Cannon reviews Marmite. The only question is, is he a born lover or a hater?

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Should alcohol be limited or even banned on UK flights

18th August 2017

Briton’s have a notorious reputation for drunken behavior, so it’s not uncommon to see people fuelling their thirst for booze prior to jetting off abroad.   Punch ups at 35,000…

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Which cinemas let you sneak food in?

4th August 2017

We’ve all done it. Nipped to the shops before we go to the cinema to save £3 on a bag of M&Ms and recoiled in horror at the till receipt…

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Brits pay up to three times as much for motorway snacks

2nd August 2017

Motorway service stations are notoriously expensive and us Brits are paying up to three times the costs for convenience snacks on journeys. Undercover investigators from Admiral, undertook a secret shopper…

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Live opera meets diverse cuisine with TWID’s uniquely themed dining experience

31st July 2017

Many cultured beings about town will be accustomed to enjoying a leisurely set dinner at a sophisticated establishment before watching a stage show or an opera, but how many restaurants…

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