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Meet our furry friends | National Pet Day | City Pantry

National Pet Day takes place this Sunday 11th April, so we wanted you to meet some of City Pantry's very own furry friends!

The last 12 months have been a particularly stressful time and we've been spending a lot of it at home. The upside of that means spending lots more time with our beloved pets! In celebration of National Pet Day on 11th April, we thought you should meet some of City Pantry's very own furry friends.

8th April 2021 • • interviews Continue Reading
Meet the team: Anne-Sophie De Veyt | City Pantry

Welcome to our new Meet the Team series where you'll get to know more about our Pantlers, their roles, and what they love about working at City Pantry. We're starting off the series with Anne-Sophie, our Senior Vendor Account Manager.

1st April 2021 • • interviews
Charity spotlight: the Whitechapel Mission | City Pantry

As we reach the year anniversary of the first UK COVID-19 lockdown, we spoke to Sue from the Whitechapel Mission, one of our #FeedYourCommunity donation recipients, to find out how the shelter has been providing necessary support to people facing homelessness throughout the pandemic.

22nd March 2021 • • interviews
International Women's Day: BakesterBox | City Pantry

In the lead-up to International Women's Day, we're celebrating some of the amazing women who own and run the food businesses you love. Today, we're speaking to Tamsin Robinson, founder of BakesterBox!

18th February 2021 • • interviews
International Women's Day: Dinner Ladies | City Pantry

As part of our International Women's Day series, we caught up with Lily Cai and Emily Plunket, co-owners of Dinner Ladies, to find out more about their business, as well as their experiences of being female founders in the food and drinks industry.

16th February 2021 • • interviews
International Women's Day: Kidbay | City Pantry

We're shining a spotlight on some of our amazing women-owned vendors in the run-up to International Women's Day. First up is Justyna Nowicka, founder of Kidbay Parties!

9th February 2021 • • interviews
Eco-friendly deliveries with Pedal Me | City Pantry

We're commited to making City Pantry more sustainable, so back in November we partnered with e-cargo bike delivery provider Pedal Me to further reduce our carbon footprint.

19th January 2021 • • interviews
Delivering meals to schools with Mission Kitchen | City Pantry

We've partnered with Mission Kitchen to help them deliver nutritious meals to schools and fight food poverty, while supporting local food businesses.

9th November 2020 • • interviews
Celebrating black-owned businesses: Chocofruit | City Pantry

We're shining a spotlight on some brilliant black-owned food businesses this October. Next up is David, owner of Chocofruit!

21st October 2020 • 5 min read • interviews
Celebrating black-owned businesses: Treats Club | City Pantry

It's Black History Month and we're celebrating some amazing black-owned food businesses. This week we caught up with Lungile from Treats Club.

12th October 2020 • 5 min read • interviews
Celebrating black-owned businesses: Mama's Jerk | City Pantry

This October, we're celebrating some incredible black-owned food businesses, and to start things off we caught up with Adrian from Mama's Jerk.

5th October 2020 • 5 min read • interviews
Meet the vendor: Wasabi | City Pantry

We've recently partnered with Wasabi to bring your colleagues delicious office lunches. We caught up with the Wasabi team to find out what's been going on behind the scenes.

24th September 2020 • 5 min read • interviews
Q&A with Bad Brownie: postal treats, corporate orders, and thoughts on the future

Paz from Bad Brownie sheds light on the impact of lockdown and how the business has pivoted in order to cater to the 'new normal'.

25th August 2020 • 5 min read • interviews
Q&A with Country City Catering: lockdown, hampers, and predictions for the future

We spoke with Kate Hole from Country City Catering about how the business pivoted during lockdown and what might be in store for the future.

18th August 2020 • 5 min read • interviews
Catching up with Pizza Pilgrims: adapting during COVID-19

We caught up with James, co-founder of Pizza Pilgrims, to talk about lockdown, pizzas in the post, and plans for the future.

4th August 2020 • 5 min read • interviews
Back to the office: a chat with the City Pantry People Team

Our People Associate Rosie talks to us about City Pantry's back-to-office plan and gives some advice to other companies looking to re-open their workspaces.

21st July 2020 • 5 min read • interviews
Traditional donations vs social change: the transparency of charity

Chris, the co-founder of not-for-profit company Thankful Hearts, tells us why charities must go beyond monetary donations to engage with supporters.

7th July 2020 • 5 min read • interviews
Meet the Restaurant: Monty's Deli | City Pantry

The best sandwiches in London? In a word: yes. The City Pantry team catch up with Monty's founder Mark...

20th October 2018 • 3 min read • interviews
Meet the Restaurant: Corazón | City Pantry

The Soho restaurant making (Mexican) waves, the team at City Pantry sit down with founder Laura Sheffield. 

15th October 2018 • 4 min read • interviews
Meet the Cheesemonger: Buchanans | City Pantry

Let's talk cheese, cheese and more cheese. The team at City Pantry catch up with cheesemonger Rhuaridh Buchanan.

10th October 2018 • 3 min read • interviews
Meet the Caterer: Crumble | City Pantry

Say hello to one of the most beloved London caterers on the City Pantry platform. 

2nd November 2015 • 4 min read • interviews