Tagged with Small business

A Fabulous Award.

The Fabulous Vodka Company was awarded the certificate of excellence from Insight magazine, and I’m so proud of it! I also won their Christmas Tipple of 2011, These awards were totally unsolicited, I didn’t enter any competition to get them. I’m delighted that these awards have come out of the blue, the latest has come … Continue reading

All You Have To Do Is Sell it …….

Before starting the Fabulous Vodka Company I worked as the Senior Manager for an independent distiller and bottler, over the years my role encompassed product development, production management, personnel management as well as hands on distilling, bottling and customer liaison. I would come up with a product, to meet the customers brief, and then present … Continue reading

Out of pocket for Trusting the system :{

When I started The Fabulous Vodka Company  it was immediately apparent that I would need to be able to take credit card payments, and for the website I would need to be able to take online payments. My bank offered their card payment service, and this could be expanded to run my website card capture … Continue reading

Fabulous Events :)

I’m looking forward to this weekends food and craft fair at Mapledurhamnear Reading, it’s always been a good venue for Fabulous Vodka. It’s a beautiful setting right next to the river and a great place to spend some time mooching around the food stands and craft stalls. These smaller events are really good for a small … Continue reading

Just Let Me Know :-[

I heard on the radio that the governor of the Bank of England is expecting the economy to start to pick up this year, and that one of the big carpet retailers has experienced a 5% increase in sales this year, apparently carpets are the first to be hit in a recession, and the first to … Continue reading

A Fabulous cargo sails the Thames !

The historic working narrowboat Aldgate carried cases of the ‘Fabulous Vodka Company’s Caralicious, Perivale Dry and Krol Kazimiersz along the South Oxford canal and River Thames. The cargo was bound for the national Inland Waterways Association  festival at Beale Park where Fabulous had a trade stand. “The festival is about everything to do with inlands waterways … Continue reading