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The importance of celebrating special occasions remotely | City Pantry

At City Pantry, we love to celebrate occasions big and small - whether we’re in the office or working from home. Today, our Head of Sales Lucy Cantan, who recently appeared on Sky News, talks about the importance of teams celebrating together remotely.

Before the pandemic hit, our busiest times tended to involve delivering delicious celebration foods to offices for special occasions like Pancake Day, Christmas and office parties. So, when 95% of those offices shut due to COVID-19, we were initially worried about the impact it would have on team morale-boosting events.

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Meet our new managing director | City Pantry

This year we've welcomed new Managing Director Matt Ephgrave, who will be focusing on providing businesses with a forward-thinking approach for their employees' food and wellbeing.

11th February 2021 • • news
Introducing Pantry Packages | City Pantry

We've launched Pantry Packages - a range of curated food boxes delivered straight to your colleagues' homes. The ideal way to keep positive company culture going while your teams work from home.

25th January 2021 • 5 min read • news
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 • • news
Veganuary: fad or future? | City Pantry

Veganism has gained popularity over the past few years. This January alone, over half a million people have signed up to participate in Veganuary. But is it just a short-term trend or something more significant? Find out in our 2021 report!

14th January 2021 • • news
A look back at 2020 | City Pantry

Thank you for all your support during this challenging year. From virtual team parties to helping feed the community, here's a look back on our year at City Pantry.

31st December 2020 • • news
Feeding the community this Christmas | City Pantry

We've partnered with some great charities and causes to help support vulnerable communities this Christmas, delivering food parcels to soup kitchens, families, and volunteers.

14th December 2020 • • news
#FeedYourCommunity - How we’re supporting communities during COVID-19

2020 has been a really challenging year for everyone but it has hit some communities harder than others. That's why we set up our #FeedYourCommunity project to help out.

10th December 2020 • 3 min read • news
Christmas trimmings snackdown: UK’s favourite festive foods

City Pantry analyses top recipe data and search trends to reveal which festive foods prove the most crucial to the nation’s ideal Christmas dinner.

19th November 2020 • • news
Sustainable deliveries - reducing carbon emissions | City Pantry

We are continually looking into ways to reduce our carbon emissions, so have a read about our latest initiative to make City Pantry a more eco-friendly service for all.

22nd September 2020 • 5 min read • news
The nation’s takeaway divide: the unhealthiest regions revealed

City Pantry and Just Eat reveals the nation's takeaway divide, by looking at which cuisines and eating habits saw the biggest rise during lockdown.

17th September 2020 • 5 min read • news
VAT Reduction: A Healthy Hospitality Industry is Good for All

City Pantry’s Managing Director Ben Carter tells us how the government’s recent decision to temporarily reduce VAT for the hospitality sector is a positive step for the industry.

15th July 2020 • 5 min read • news
COVID-19 and the hospitality industry: July 2020 report

Our new report looks at how food businesses have adapted to the new normal and what their predictions are for the future of the industry.

13th July 2020 • 5 min read • news
An interview with the founders of Thankful Hearts

We chatted to the co-founders of Thankful Hearts about how they created a brand and a symbol that helps the public show their continued appreciation for the NHS, even after the clapping stops.

16th June 2020 • 5 min read • news
We’ve partnered with Thankful Hearts to show our continued appreciation for the NHS

We’re working alongside Thankful Hearts to remember, support and heal the NHS in a post-lockdown UK. As of this week, we’ll be including Thankful Hearts stickers in selected Pantry Packages food boxes and office deliveries.

9th June 2020 • 5 min read • news
Veganuary - Marketing fad or real deal? | City Pantry

Over the last decade, the rise of veganism and plant-based diets has been impossible to miss, from #meatfreemondays to Veganuary and beyond. But just how much of this move towards mindful eating is a fad, and how much is here to stay?

7th February 2020 • 5 min read • news
The one workplace benefit most employers overlook | City Pantry

Are you ignoring one of the most effective and impactful work benefit at your disposal? Read on to find out, brought to you by the City Pantry team...

22nd November 2019 • 3 min read • news
City Pantry is acquired by Just Eat plc

Learn more about City Pantry and how we're transforming the way people do food at work, with our recent acquisition by Just Eat plc. 

12th July 2019 • 5 min read • news
We're working with Crisis to help the homeless this Christmas

And here's how you can help too. 

1st December 2018 • 2 min read • news
City Pantry - one of the fastest growing tech companies in the UK

City Pantry ranked 25th in the 2018 Deloitte UK Technology Fast 50. 

20th October 2018 • 3 min read • news
London food start-up City Pantry raises £4m and plans UK expansion

We're changing the way employees eat at work. Join the food revolution with City Pantry.

4th April 2018 • 5 min read • news
The City tops London's team lunch table | City Pantry

Businesses in The City place the most team lunch orders in London, according to new data from City Pantry.

17th January 2018 • 2 min read • news