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Supporting the NHS

In May 2020, we were approached by an NHS mental health nurse from East Lancashire who said she wanted to mark Mental Health Awareness Week by “spreading random acts of kindness amongst the teams and families we support.” The NHS teams in question provide front-line services for families in East Lancashire and Blackburn with Darwen, which is of course, where

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Simply Doughnuts Wins the Queen’s Award for Innovation

Simply Doughnuts is delighted to report that it has been honoured with the Queen’s Award for Enterprise in the category of Innovation. The decision was formally announced by the Department for Business, Energy & Industrial Strategy on 21st April 2020. Now in their 54th year, the Queen’s Awards for Enterprise are the most prestigious business awards in the country. HM

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Championing Covid Response Measures

Simply Doughnuts is one of a number of British businesses that the government’s Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy has approached, asking us to spread the word about the support that’s available to businesses during the period of the coronavirus pandemic. The following is an extract from a formal statement by BEIS: Coronavirus Business Support The Government’s Business Support

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Sustainability Improvements

A little while ago, we worked with the environmental sustainability specialist, ENWORKS, to examine all aspects of our work, including everything from production operations to office tasks, procurement and logistics. As a result of that work, we made a series of important changes. We found new efficiencies in our manufacturing processes, which helped to reduce waste ingredients, water use and

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Continuing Our Community Support

At Simply Doughnuts, we believe in supporting our local and regional communities. As our regular Twitter followers will know, we routinely sponsor the E3 North West Business Awards and the E3 Business Expo, both of which are dedicated to using business as a way to build bridges between people from different backgrounds and communities. More recently, we’ve renewed our support

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Simply Doughnuts Shortlisted for 2014 E3 Business Awards

Blackburn based doughnut manufacturer, Simply Doughnuts has been shortlisted as a finalist in the 2014 E3 Business Awards, which will be held at the Reebok Stadium in Bolton on 18th September. The company, which manufacturers an array of mouth-watering flavoured doughnuts for wholesalers, retailers and professional caterers across the North West, was selected from amongst hundreds of nominees across the

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