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Revolutionary Tech 2018 Crumbs Award Winners! 15/10/2018, In the press

Fresh-range has won an award for Best Revolutionary Tech at the 2018 Crumbs Awards in Bristol's Old Vic. read more
  • Opinion: Food Insecurity

    Opinion: Food Insecurity 20/07/2018, In the press

    By Rich Osborn, Founder & CEO, fresh-range.com  I recently read this article in The Guardian which said: "The...report comes a year to the day after the government was warned it was 'sleepwalking' into a post-Brexit future of insecure, unsafe and increasingly expensive food supplies". Now call me naive, a political novice, or perhaps over optimistic, but I’m going to stick my head above the parapet and...

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  • Switch your loaf this Real Bread Week

    Switch your loaf this Real Bread Week 22/02/2018, In the press

    Would a year’s worth of free, freshly-baked Real Bread help you switch from industrial loaves this Real Bread Week?  Online local food store fresh-range.com is on a mission to bring real food into homes in Bristol and Bath. So much so, that in support of #RealBreadWeek from 24 February to 4 March 2018, they are encouraging people to switch from supermarket loaves to Real Bread by offering new customers a free,...

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  • OPPORTUNITY TO INVEST IN PIONEERING ETHICAL FOOD RETAILER

    OPPORTUNITY TO INVEST IN PIONEERING ETHICAL FOOD RETAILER 06/09/2017, In the press

    CONNECTING PEOPLE TO LOCAL PRODUCERS -Bristol-based food company fresh-range extends opportunity to invest to power growth- Fresh-range, the Bristol-based online ethical food retailer, is launching a further equity investment opportunity, in its bid to gain a £400 million share of an £87 billion food market. Following a successful crowdfunding campaign over the summer, the company raised its minimum target of £300,000...

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  • Bristol Post - September 2017

    Bristol Post - September 2017 04/09/2017, In the press

    How you can get a slice of ethical food retailer Fresh-range's business Fresh range wants to raise £550,000 to fund expansion and innovation plans "Fresh-range is now providing a further investment opportunity up to a higher total of £550,000 for nearly 15 per cent in equity, so that they can go even further and faster with their innovation and broaden their customer expansion. Available on seedrs.com, the offer...

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  • Oxford Today - August 2017

    Oxford Today - August 2017 30/08/2017, In the press

    Changing our flawed food supply for good  "We realised what was needed was some clever technology combined with local logistics capability that would for the first time make it simple and convenient to source from small independent producers alongside large produce suppliers, thus ensuring a sufficiently broad range of products to replace most of what you would buy from a supermarket." Read the full article. read more
  • The Grocer - August 2017

    The Grocer - August 2017 17/08/2017, In the press

    Know the origins of food with shorter supply chains  A letter from Rich Osborn, director of fresh-range.com, about the need for shorter, faster, and lighter food supply chains.  Read more here. read more
  • The Guardian - August 2017

    The Guardian - August 2017 10/08/2017, In the press

    Wonky veg revolution: the tech pioneers who are reducing food waste "Fresh Range is one of a band of emerging startups hoping not only to disrupt the journey taken by food on its way to the kitchen table, but to also set a far higher benchmark for the quality of what we eat, and reduce the environmental impact of our groceries to boot." Read the full article. read more
  • Online Grocery Feature, Crumbs Magazine - August 2017

    Online Grocery Feature, Crumbs Magazine - August 2017 07/08/2017, In the press

    FRESH-RANGE "Founded in 2014 to help combat the uneconomical and unfair practices of large food retailers, this online shop's purpose is to shorten the journey of food between producer and consumer, and make sure everyone gets a fair deal." See the article on page 17 of the August issue.  read more
  • Finalists in two categories for the 2017 Crumbs Awards

    Finalists in two categories for the 2017 Crumbs Awards 04/08/2017, In the press

    The fresh-range team are delighted to be finalists in the Crumbs Awards 2017, in both the Food Retailer and Food Initiative Categories.  There were over 420 entries, with one category having 55 entrants alone, so we really are chuffed to be nominated alongside some other wonderful foodie organisations and individuals from around Bristol and Bath. We are looking forward to the awards dinner on 1 October - we will of course keep...

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  • Bristol Life Magazine - August 2017

    Bristol Life Magazine - August 2017 01/08/2017, In the press

    They're fresh... exciting...  "A bona-fide Bristol success story... "Bristol-based fresh-range.com provides a local, sustainable and ethical alternative to the mass supermarkets. The company is redefining how food is supplied..." read more
  • The Grocer - July 2017

    The Grocer - July 2017 01/08/2017, In the press

    Fresh-range smashes £300,000 crowdfunding target in 24 hours  "Our first external round is validating a disruptive model," Rich Osborn said. "Investors can see the compelling need for an alternative approach to food supply and believe the Fresh-range team and technology can deliver it. We're keeping the round open into August to enable more interested investors to join. The funding will enable us to bring more...

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  • Insider Media - July 2017

    Insider Media - July 2017 31/07/2017, In the press

    Food tech company passes £300k funding target "Rich Osborn, an Insider 42 Under 42 alumnus and former commercial director at Procter & Gamble, said: "The response from the crowd is thrilling. It is clear investors see the compelling need for an alternative approach to food supply. "They've shown faith in the fresh-range team's ability to deliver it. The campaign is now overfunding....

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  • Business cloud - July 2017

    Business cloud - July 2017 31/07/2017, In the press

    Food disrupter fresh-range smashes crowdfunding target “The response from the crowd is thrilling. It is clear investors see the compelling need for an alternative approach to food supply,” said CEO Rich Osborn, who was named a BBC Local Food Hero Finalist in 2016.  “They’ve shown faith in the fresh-range team’s ability to deliver it. The campaign is now overfunding. “We’d like to keep...

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  • Fresh Produce Journal - July 2017

    Fresh Produce Journal - July 2017 28/07/2017, In the press

    New online produce retailer gains £300k in crowdfunding  "South West-based Fresh-Range says it offers higher returns to producers and can match supermarket prices on some lines"... "The company says its USP is its technology and software capabilities, which have helped to create a “light and fast supply chain as an alternative to the mass food system”. Producers can now access B2C and B2B markets throug...

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  • Growth Business - July 2017

    Growth Business - July 2017 27/07/2017, In the press

    Food tech start-up fresh-range raises £300k in 24 hours  "Bristol-based food fulfilment company, fresh-range.com, opened up a crowdfunding investment campaign on Seedrs this Monday, and in within a span of a day, exceeded it’s £300,000 target from crowd investors." Read the full article. read more
  • Bristol 247 - July 2017

    Bristol 247 - July 2017 26/07/2017, In the press

    Ethical online grocer seeks investment "Bristol company fresh-range has announced a campaign on Seedrs, the equity crowdfunding platform, which it hopes will help it realise its dream of making ethical buying from local producers in Bath and Bristol as convenient as shopping in supermarkets. Founded in 2014, fresh-range hopes to disrupt the UK’s £97 billion food and beverage industry with a “sustainable...

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  • Crowdfunder Insider - July 2017

    Crowdfunder Insider - July 2017 25/07/2017, In the press

    Overfunding: Fresh-Range Secures £300,000 Funding Target Just Days After Seedrs Debut "Fresh-Range, a UK-based food tech company that is seeking to redefine food fulfillment, has successfully secured its initial £300,000 funding target from more than 75 investors through equity crowdfunding platform, Seedrs." Read the full article.  read more
  • The Indie City, Bristol Life

    The Indie City, Bristol Life 19/06/2017, In the press

    Fresh-range founder Rich Osborn was interviewed by Bristol Life for an article on independent businesses in Bristol.  "I was born and raised here in Bristol and love the fact we're doing something special," Rich says, "something that is rewarding to the people of this city who appreciate great food... Our independence enables us to stick closely to our purpose and values. This means we are doing the right thing by...

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  • Finalist in the Bristol Life Awards

    Finalist in the Bristol Life Awards 19/03/2017, In the press

    We are pleased to announce that fresh-range is a finalist in the Technology and Innovation category in the Bristol Life awards 2017.  Technology plays a vital role in our approach here at fresh-range. Building a new, sustainable approach to food supply that’s based on local, short and light supply chains isn’t straight-forward. It is our own in-house Tech team that have made it all possible.    read more