Baskets Galore’s Customer Gifts – Fruit & Flower Gifts 23.02.17

It’s a little ironic that I’m writing this dispatch blog about fruit which is considered healthy, whilst I am working my way through a chocolate donut. But hey, somebody have to help get rid of the donuts we got for Victoria’s last day today, right? Don’t mind if I do. Anyways, my chocolatey treat aside, let’s look at the healthy treats. Be Good To Yourself is all about treating yourself…

February 23, 2017

Baskets Galore’s Customer Gifts – Fruit & Flower Gifts 22.02.17

Coming to an end of today’s Daily Dispatch Blog, we have the Fruit & Flower Gifts section. Fruit and Flowers have long been a favourite customer request as they lend themselves to a multitude of gifting occasions including wanting to say ‘Thank You’ and to express ‘Condolences’ or relay a message of ‘Sympathy’. Colourful flowers are always a welcome distraction, adding a splash of colour to any environment, and the taste and…

February 22, 2017

Baskets Galore’s Customer Gifts – Fruit & Flower Gifts 16.02.17

Sometimes, you start a post and words for the opening paragraph just comes naturally to your fingers, almost like magic. Sometimes, like today, you sit there for a grand 5 minutes and you come up with absolutely nothing. I briefly considered going on about mangoes because it’s the fruit blog of the day, but I’m pretty sure you have all heard and learnt already that I’m pretty obsessed with them…

February 16, 2017

Baskets Galore’s Customer Gifts – Fruit & Flower Gifts 02.02.17

We don’t seem to have a lot of fruit baskets going today. Though, of course, now that I wrote that sentence out, there is probably going to be a flood of fruit orders sweeping in after lunch. However, whilst we do not have a lot of fruit orders, we do have a couple number of baskets with flowering plants going today. In fact, so many that we have to send…

February 2, 2017

Happy Chinese New Year, January 28th 2017

January 27, 2017

Another year had gone by, and another new year celebration is literally right in front of us. Now, usually at this time of the year, I would be moaning and grumbling about the massive amount of cleaning that needed done before we enter the New Year. However, this year must be my lucky year, because I was away for the weekend just there to meet a friend down in London…


Baskets Galore’s Customer Gifts – Fruit & Flower Gifts 26.01.17

Brrrr, the weather had just been getting colder and colder the past few days. To the extent that whenever the heating is not turned on in my house, my cat just curls into the tightest, smallest fluffy ball he possibly could (a feat, since he is by no means small, nor elegant, nor smart, nor skinny, nor nimble nor…. okay, he’s a very dim and grumpy cat). It’s weather like…

January 26, 2017

Baskets Galore’s Customer Gifts – Fruit & Flower Gifts 25.01.17

Let’s brighten things up with 3 incredible Fruit & Flower Gift Baskets, First off I have the mighty  Get Well Fruit Basket for Him – A fresh fruit & treats get well gift basket to raise energy levels, and help him back on the road to recovery. Arrives with a get well soon balloon, and your choice of this month’s edition of a popular Men’s magazine such as Men’s Health, GQ, Today’s Golfer or…

January 25, 2017

Baskets Galore’s Customer Gifts – Fruit & Flower Gifts 18.01.17

Hello, long time no see/talk/write etc. It had been, what? A month? A month and a half? Two months? Something like that. Usually in January, I am buried underneath a mountain of December paperwork and could only be tempted out by five things – home time, lunch, tea, bathroom breaks (in breaks, I mean sprinting down the corridor at top speed and almost colliding with anybody who steps foot in…

January 18, 2017

Daily Dispatch Thursday 12.01.17

Hello again folks, I am back again today as Kate is très busy with all the VAT work needing to be done, I would describe her desk as almost a winter wonderland, as the white paper work is sprinkled all over! Poor Kate! So I took over her Daily Dispatch blog today however, the Warehouse girls worked extremely fast so I was only able to capture a few snaps. Luckily, it…

January 12, 2017

Basket of the Day 25.10.16

Buzz… Buzz…Buzz… That’s the sound of us busy bees here at Team BG! I am particularly busy today between organising Gift Basket paperwork, completing a list of things to do and preparing for Christmas. (Yes, we are so organised) So Today I have chosen a Basket of the Day, I have chosen the Flowers To Say – Sympathy Basket. The reason for this was because it is the perfect way to…

October 25, 2016

Baskets Galore Customer Gifts – Fruit & Flower Gifts 19.10.16

Onto the final daily dispatch blog of the day, fruit and flowers! And boy do I have a gorgeous one to start off with. This is the beautiful Sparkling Fruit Hamper which had joined our range only a few months ago.  I don’t know about you, but seeing this basket just screams romance for me. There is something very romantic about this basket for me. I think it is the…

October 19, 2016

Baskets Galore’s Customer Gifts – Fruit & Flower Gifts 05.10.16

It’s already October and we’re seeing Christmas products in supermarket aisles already over here. Usually, I’d mumble, grumble and complain to the nearest person about how Halloween isn’t even over and we’re already having Christmas things, but really, I cannot do that anymore. Why? Because in Baskets Galore, Christmas sales organising starts way before October! Already, I’m in elbow deep in spreadsheets trying to calculate new baskets, guess-timate sales so…

October 5, 2016