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The best self-care practices to implement while working from home (7 tips)

It’s Mental Health Awareness Week and the theme this year is kindness. It’s important to be kind to yourself as well as others, so here are our top self-care tips you can follow while working from home.

At City Pantry, we put a strong emphasis on employee wellbeing and wellness, so we wanted to bring together our top self-care tips to help you and your colleagues better cope with feelings of isolation, anxiety, and stress while you work from home.

21st May 2020 • 5 min read • workplace Continue Reading
How businesses are adapting to the ‘new normal’

Our Financial Director Tom Squire reveals how businesses, such as City Pantry, are adapting their offerings and work environments in light of the COVID-19 pandemic.

19th May 2020 • 5 min read • workplace
The best bank holiday food boxes to help your employees unwind: Pantry Packages

The upcoming bank holiday may be very different this year, but you can still make it a good one for your teams with boxes of tasty treats from Pantry Packages.

15th May 2020 • 5 min read • workplace
How to support hospitality businesses during Coronavirus (a guide for individuals & companies)

The hospitality sector has been one of the hardest-hit industries due to the COVID-19 pandemic, so here’s how you can support your local restaurants, bars, cafes, and small businesses while the UK remains in lockdown.

14th May 2020 • 5 min read • workplace
Celebrate National Vegetarian Week as a company (at home) with Pantry Packages

National Vegetarian Week champions the benefits and deliciousness of a meat-free diet, and now your teams@home can join in too with these veggie-friendly Pantry Packages food and drinks boxes, delivered straight to their doors.

12th May 2020 • 5 min read • workplace
#FeedYourCommunity - How we’re supporting communities during COVID-19

Here's how we can help feed our vulnerable communities during these difficult times.

11th May 2020 • 3 min read • workplace
How to win engagement with alienated people

City Pantry’s Head of Talent, Alex Jones, reveals the six steps your company can take to increase employee engagement during times of social distancing.

7th May 2020 • 5 min read • workplace
How to create a positive work-from-home culture: 7 tips for success

Working from home can feel isolating, so it’s more important now than ever before to build a positive company culture that your teams can enjoy remotely.

29th April 2020 • 5 min read • workplace
7 ways to keep your team engaged working from home

To help your employees feel more at ease and connected with each other, there are lots of measures for HR to show support and make this time feel less alone.

7th April 2020 • 3 min read • workplace
The ultimate Stay-at-home entertainment list

With so much time on our hands, it's easy to run out of ideas on what to do. That's why we compiled a "Home entertainment list" for you to stay busy.

2nd April 2020 • 3 min read • workplace
How to be more productive working from home

Working from home isn't easy for everyone. Whether you don't have the right set-up or a designated work space, these tips will help you get more comfortable and productive.

31st March 2020 • 3 min read • workplace
Celebrating women in business - Introducing Kute Cake

For the whole month of March, we're cheering on all the incredible women we work with in celebration of International Women's Day this month. Next up: Kute Cake

17th March 2020 • 3 min read • workplace
How to spring clean your office to boost your mood

Still got Christmas decs hanging up in random corners, or league tables from the last FIFA World Cup? It's time to spring clean your office and declutter your workspace!

3rd March 2020 • 3 min read • workplace
A lunch date with our proud LGBTQ+ team members

Meet Tiffany, Mike and Imogen, members of our wonderful team here at City Pantry! In celebration of LGBTQ+ History Month, we sat down over lunch to discuss what the LGBTQ+ community means to them and why inclusive workplaces are so important.

20th February 2020 • 3 min read • workplace
How to show the love in the office for Valentine's Day

Roses are red, violets are blue, why not show your co-workers what they mean to you? 

13th February 2020 • 3 min read • workplace
The best Dry January drinks

If you’re bored of non-alcoholic beers and G&Ts without the G, the City Pantry team have got some alcohol-free inspiration for you.

28th January 2020 • 3 min read • workplace
How to implement healthy habits into your workday

If you frequently hit the afternoon slump or find yourself unable to resist sugary snacks, the City Pantry team have got all the tips you need to develop a healthier workday routine and inject some new habits into your schedule. 

21st January 2020 • 3 min read • workplace
5 ways to minimise stress in the workplace | City Pantry

Work is the most common cause of stress for UK adults, so it is important for employers to establish supportive measures to help employees feel less stressed.

6th November 2019 • 2 min read • workplace
Top Tips to Throwing an Office Halloween Party

Halloween parties boost morale and help create a motivational, teamwork-oriented work culture. Use the below tips to create an unforgettable and ghostly party!

15th October 2019 • 2 min read • workplace
10 summer party questions you should ask first | City Pantry

Ask these important questions before the summer party to make sure it all goes off without a hitch, tips from the team at City Pantry.

19th April 2019 • 5 min read • workplace
Who are City Pantry? And what do we do?

Discover what we do here at City Pantry and how we can help you transform the way you do food at work.

14th March 2019 • 5 min read • workplace
Food essentials for your office summer party | City Pantry

5 top tips from City Pantry to make the food at your office summer party really pop. 

11th March 2019 • 3 min read • workplace
Bring Manchester's best food to your office | City Pantry

Swap office food for good food and discover how you can enjoy some of Manchester's best bites, delivered right to your desk with City Pantry. 

1st January 2019 • 2 min read • workplace
Five filling and healthy snacks for the office | City Pantry

Here's how to easily stave off the hunger until lunchtime with our top tips for healthy snacks.

16th November 2018 • 2 min read • workplace
On a budget? 6 simple ways to cater affordably | City Pantry

We've all blown a few budgets in our time. But no more, thanks to these top tips from the team at City Pantry.

25th October 2018 • 3 min read • workplace
Fun and unusual Christmas Party ideas for your office | City Pantry

We’re here to help the Christmas party be a little more merry this year - check out our top tips, from the City Pantry team. 

17th October 2018 • 3 min read • workplace
Convince your boss to throw an office Xmas party | City Pantry

Does your boss need a bit of a nudge? Check out our top tips to convince your boss why the team needs an office Christmas party, brought to you by City Pantry. 

15th October 2018 • 3 min read • workplace
Easy steps to creating a zero waste office | City Pantry

Make Zero Waste Week take place every week with top tips from the team at City Pantry.

5th September 2018 • 4 min read • workplace
Bringing your team together when there's no space | City Pantry

Big ideas for small office spaces from the team at City Pantry.

21st August 2018 • 3 min read • workplace
How to organise the perfect office celebration | City Pantry

Bring your office together with these five easy tips, brought to you by the City Pantry team.

27th July 2018 • 2 min read • workplace
3 steps to creating the best office for your team | City Pantry

Our tried-and-tested tips to making your team tick, brought to you by the City Pantry team. 

11th July 2018 • 2 min read • workplace