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Keep cool in the office this summer

By on July 11, 2018 in Catering, Office Environment with 0 Comments
Keep cool in the office this summer

How to keep your cool… Summer has got off to a great start this year – hip, hip hooray! But many offices can get incredibly hot in midsummer. Stay calm and productive throughout the season with these useful tips for keeping cool: Be an early bird! If your employer allows it, move to flexible working. […]

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National Tea Day – Did you know that we Brits drink 165 million cups of tea a day?

By on April 16, 2018 in Catering with 0 Comments
National Tea Day – Did you know that we Brits drink 165 million cups of tea a day?

Did you know that we Brits drink 165 million cups of tea a day – and a lot of that tea-drinking takes place in the office! It’s National Tea Day on Saturday, April 21st – so why not hold a tea party for charity and brew a cup of kindness to help others less fortunate […]

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Get your office ready for the warmer weather

By on April 5, 2018 in Catering with 0 Comments
Get your office ready for the warmer weather

Our winter has been long and hard in the UK – but now it’s time to celebrate spring! Longer, brighter, warmer days are here at last, boosting workplace morale. Here are some great products to get your office spring/summer ready: Fans Water Soft drinks Anti-glare screen filters Here are a few tips to help you […]

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How far would you go for an office prank?

How far would you go for an office prank?

I once heard of someone who opened the bottom drawer of their metal filing cabinet, only to discover it had been lined with a heavy-duty plastic bag, filled with water, and converted into a home for two goldfish. That’s enough to leave you open-mouthed, if you’ll excuse the pun. Practical jokes at work are not […]

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Coffee Hack

By on June 19, 2017 in Catering, Coffee with 0 Comments
Coffee Hack

Have you even made a trip to the coffee-making machine at work, just to find out that someone poured themselves a coffee and didn’t bother to refill the jug? An American technology company, PubNub, found a unique solution to this age-old dilemma. In their office, the coffee pot stands on an electronic scale which is […]

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Upping the Anty

By on May 10, 2017 in Catering, Office Life with 0 Comments
Upping the Anty

All over the UK, armies of ants are on patrol, looking for sugary treats – and the office kitchen is a common target at this time of year. It can be disconcerting to find hundreds or thousands of ants have colonized your tea-making facilities overnight, but it’s a common problem, especially in older buildings. Here […]

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Tea for Tinnitus Awareness Week

By on February 1, 2016 in Catering, Fun with 0 Comments
Tea for Tinnitus Awareness Week

Do you fancy putting the kettle on and having a simple tea party in the office to help raise funds for people with tinnitus (ringing in the ears)? From February 8-14, 2016 the British Tinnitus Association (BTA) will be celebrating the 10th Anniversary of Tinnitus Awareness Week (TAW) by launching the ‘Tea for Tinnitus’ campaign. […]

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National Cherry Day 2015

By on July 8, 2015 in Catering, Fun with 0 Comments
National Cherry Day 2015

Boost your health this summer by making cherries your favourite office snack food. Just 10 cherries make up one of your five a day, and this yummy fruit is a “superfood”, jam-packed with nutrients! It’s National Cherry Day in the UK on July 14 – so why not bring a bag of them into work? […]

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Throwing A Summer Party Your Employees Will Never Forget

Throwing A Summer Party Your Employees Will Never Forget

Summer is the time of year when people want to let their hair down. The winter months have dragged dolefully by and spring’s rainy season has kept the mood somewhat bleak. With summer comes the promise of sunshine and a bit of fresh air, making it the perfect time to host an office party to […]

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British Sandwich Week 2015

By on April 30, 2015 in Catering, Fun with 0 Comments
British Sandwich Week 2015

The great British sandwich is staple fare for office workers all over the UK, whether you like Coronation Chicken, Egg and Mayo, or a hearty Ploughman’s. So sink your teeth into your favourite sandwich and help raise money for charity during British Sandwich Week (May 11-17). During this week, retailers small and large will support […]

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