It’s DAY SIX of our 2014 Christmas business giveaway and we’ve got a hamper filled to the brim with goodies courtesy of our lovely friends over at Entrepreneurial Spark!
We've featured Entrepreneurial Spark and their business and startup programmes quite a bit here on Startacus - from their early stage startup support, to their Nest programme, to the recent announcement of the upcoming national expansion.
So we were delighted that they offered to give Startaclaus a helping hand with a wonderful E-Sparks Christmas hamper filled with lots of the products, gifts and goodies that their startups inhabitants have created and developed.
Here’s a list of what’s inside!
Angelic Gluten Free- Ginger crunch cookies Angelic Gluten Free specialises in ‘free from’ produce, and retails a range of cookies, and savoury biscuits. The Angelic range is currently available in over 300 outlets throughout the UK and Ireland, and the company has recently begun exporting to Canada, Malaysia, Portugal, Czech Republic and Bahrain. Check them out on twitter!
Supernature- Cold Pressed Rapeseed Oil Supernature oils produce multi award-winning rapeseed oil products at their family farm eight miles south of Edinburgh. The taste of their products are recognised by top chefs (e.g. Martin Wishart) and discerning food judges. Their cold-pressed rapeseed oils are also healthier than olive oil being lower in saturated fat and higher in omegas. Follow them on twitter @Supernatureoils
Kwan’s Kitchen- Chinese Condiments KWAN’S KITCHEN produces a range of award winning and authentic restaurant quality Chinese condiments hand made locally in Scotland. Their ingredients are free of artificial preservatives and flavourings and are suitable for vegetarians and vegans. The Kwan family have been serving up delicious meals in their restaurants since 1978. Check them out on twitter @KwansKitchen
Plant n’ Grow – Floralicious grow pack Plant n’ Grow edible flowers growing kit is an easy to use kit which includes 5-step instructions and & recipe. Plant ‘n’ Grow design, create & distribute Gourmet Indoor & Outdoor ‘grow your own’ kits for urban spaces - Herbalicious, Floralicious, Vegalicious and Plantalicious. Check them out on Twitter @plantandgrowuk or in the Startacus collaboration space!
Darceys- Luxury soy wax melts and burner Darceys is an Ayrshire based business manufacturing luxury handmade soy wax melts and candles as well as other home fragrance products. By using 100% Soy Wax they guarantee a cleaner, stronger and longer lasting scent throw than the leading brands. Check them out on twitter @darceys1
Beatitude- Luxury Arometherapy Bath oils The Beatitude bath oils are 100% natural. Pure essential oils have been expertly blended with the exquisite plant oils of Camellia oil, Oat oil and Peach Kernel oil. The unique formulas disperse in and leave your skin feeling silky smooth. Follow them on Twitter!
How can I enter today’s competition?
You can, if you think you can!
All you need to do is complete any ONE of the things below!
Email us to [email protected] with your name and telling us that you would love to win a hamper of Startup goodies
Go to our Facebook profile, find today’s competition and comment that you would like to like to win!
You can enter only once via each of the methods outlined above- meaning a maximum of three entries per person for this prize.
Startaclaus is accepting entries from 9am today (Thursday 11th December) until midnight and will be announcing the winner at around 10a.m. tomorrow (Friday 12th December) after he’s swept out the reindeer pen.
You don’t need to be a Startacus member to enter, be we would love for you to come join us! Sign up for Startacus, the self start society for free here.
Businesses and Brands
You may have missed the sleigh this year, but Startaclaus shall be returning next year! If you would like to help him fill his sleigh with prizes for Christmas 2015, then drop us a line to [email protected] and one of the #Startaclaus elves (or hobgoblins) will get back to you for a chat.
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