New Fruity Gift Baskets With Exciting New Products

We’ve been waxing on a bit about our exciting new range of fruit gift baskets, and with the launch of new gift baskets comes exciting new products and suppliers. We’ll be featuring these suppliers & products over the next few weeks in our Supplier Focus blogs, so you can find out a bit more about them. As a quick introduction we can let you know these products include new types…

August 5, 2016

Baskets Galore’s Customer Gifts – Gift Baskets 28.07.15

Spoon! That was my first thought when I walked over to the baskets today, because the very first basket I clapped my eyes on was one from our new wedding range and it had one of the La De Da silver teaspoons in it. As you can see, I cannot resist taking the spoon out of the packaging, laid it out with bunch of our fabric flowers, add a messaged…

July 28, 2016

Posh Personalised Presents: How Very La De Da!

July 27, 2016

When Lynne was tasked with updating many of the “Personality” and “Occasion” themed gift baskets in our range, she headed off to the Spring Fair for gift inspiration and was delighted to come across many great new products that could work really well in gift baskets. The only problem she had now was deciding which ones to select! When we were little I remember mum having a collection of Silver…


Get Ready For The Launch (100% Fruit Gifts)

July 21, 2016

The anticipation has been building for a number of weeks now as our “Gift Basket Overhaul” has been underway behind the scenes. Yes we’ve been busy designing, creating, testing, photographing, ordering and uploading a fantastic new range of exciting gifts ready to launch this summer. I’m pleased to announce that the launch is now underway, beginning with our Fresh Fruit Gift Baskets. This first wave of fruit gift baskets are…


Fresh Fruit Gifts & A Whole Lot More…

We blogged last month about how we are having a gift basket overhaul here at BG, and bringing you lots of exciting new variations this summer. We started with our 100% Fruit Baskets, but have since moved onto Fruit Combination gift baskets. Now when I say Fruit Combination, I mean fresh fruit combined with other tasty treats. The team have been busy designing 40% fruit/60% food and also 70% fruit/30% food…

May 18, 2016

Polling On Puzzles

You might have seen some of the polls we’ve been running on Facebook & Twitter asking your advice on certain products. This is because the Purchasing Department are busy buying lots of lovely new, fun & entertaining items for our new range of personality themed gift baskets. Neil is busy overhauling our food and fruit base gift baskets, while Lynne works on the ‘theming’ side i.e what makes them a…

April 25, 2016

New Chocolates On The Scene

Normally we’re quite good at spotting the arrival of new samples or products in the office at BasketsGalore, as this means we can schedule a #TasteTestThursday session. However it came to our attention that a few new chocolate based products slipped by us in December, due to how hectic it is around here. We think it is only right that we should get to sample these now to ensure we…

January 20, 2016

Baskets Galore’s Customer Gifts – Gift Hampers 05.11.15

Yesterday, just as I was about to leave the office (still can’t believe that it’s this dark already at home time), I took a call from a customer. She was a past customer and not only that, one I was pretty sure I took the order of at least ocne! So I was plesantly surprised and immediately went about calling up her account on my system so that I have…

November 5, 2015

Baskets Galore’s Customer Gifts – Gift Hampers 30.09.15

Last week, I talked about weddings. Today, I’m going to start off this hamper post with an Anniversary basket – I’m starting to think this is going to be a year round trend, which weddings kinda are but my head just associate it more with summer and spring than it does the colder months. Vicki in New Zealand had ordered this wonderful Live, Laugh, Love hamper for her mum and…

September 30, 2015

The Other (Important) Side of the Packet – Part 2

August 26, 2015

Okay, with myself heading off for my very late summer holidays on Monday, everything is rush, rush, rush. Spreadsheets needed done, things needed calculated, sales receipts needs accounting for and I had given up all hopes of even considering filing them away properly (usually by order date because it means I can look up those weird orders with weird VAT figures easier) and in the back of my mind, I’m…


Baskets Galore’s Customer Gifts – Gift Baskets 15.07.15

Let’s leap right into the blog today. Because just LOOK at this: If that does not get you wishing you have a girly spa day, I don’t know what would. I love the new pink shred we used here. It makes the basket look like a whole load of fun. This is the Ultimate Indulgence gift basket and it’s one of our bigger pamper baskets for female recipients. It contains…

July 15, 2015

Father’s Day New Gift Range

June 10, 2015

Check out our new Gift Baskets for Father’s Day coming up on 21st June and which I have been busy uploading for you today. Along with our already popular Gourmet Food and Treats we have included special Father’s Day Balloons, Cards and even ‘Love You Dad’ Flags. There are also those nostalgic liquorice pipes, old fashioned favourite sweets, and other fun items like a Special Beer Fund Bottle.  There are…