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New Flavours – The FOAL Chronicles #10

New Flavours   As I sit here on a glorious Edinburgh day in Princes Street Gardens, I thought I would take a bit of time out to write about the launch of our new flavours (and enjoy the sun!). [caption id="attachment_15635" align="alignnone" width="300"] Princes St Gardens in the...

7 ways FOAL has grown – The FOAL Chronicles #9

7 ways FOAL has grown in the last fortnight   1. Label redesign Our labels have taken a fresh new identity. Nothing major, but I reckon you'll like our new look and it makes us look more grown up.   2. New stockists We have several new stockists on board in...

The Start-Up Drinks Lab – The FOAL Chronicles #8

The Start-Up Drinks Lab   This blog sways slightly from core FOAL business, but still super exciting! So, hopefully most of you will have seen the exciting news that FOAL is working with ‘Tongue in Peat’ mixers. We will establish a small scale manufacturing facility in Scotland. If...

Last month’s highlights – The FOAL Chronicles #7

Last month's highlights   Ok, so it’s been over a month since my last blog - apologies. Far from ideal, but I do (sort of) have an excuse…and some advice as a result. I've also summarised some of last month's highlights. So the FOAL website has now made...

The FOAL Chronicles – #3 – Christmas is coming

#3 - Christmas is coming The end of November may seem too early to mention Christmas, but having spent the whole weekend listening to festive tunes I have been well and truly forced into the mood. Plus, let’s be honest, most of you will be putting...

The FOAL Chronicles – #2 – Peaks

#2 - Peaks   Today FOAL is flying down to London. I’m currently sitting on a Ryanair flight from Glasgow to Stansted (picture it – 6’5”, laptop on lap, seated in a Ryanair plane – not particularly comfortable) and going to visit some interesting people in the Big...

The FOAL Chronicles – Number 1 – Time

Time Ever since making the decision to leave a life of accountancy in order to pursue my own business venture - FOAL Drinks - in the world of premium soft drinks, I’ve been trying to find the time to write a short blog to let you...