John Truslove helps The Steamhouse build a bigger bagel bakery base

John Truslove helps The Steamhouse build a bigger bagel bakery base

A Worcestershire bagel bakery business is on the rise after a major move into bigger premises, advised by commercial property experts at John Truslove. The Steamhouse Bakery in Redditch is now in premises almost 10 times the size of its previous base, creating more than a dozen new jobs, as owners Ashley Baker and Kayleigh O’Mahony plan fresh growth. The couple launched the business five years...

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The cannoli way is up as Sicilian street food specialist finds new premises

The cannoli way is up as Sicilian street food specialist finds new premises

A tasty idea to build a business based on a staple of Sicilian cuisine – the cannoli siciliani – has now seen former stockbroker Nigel Wright move into his first set of premises. Ian Parker, joint managing director of commercial property agency John Truslove, worked with Nigel for months during the Covid lockdowns until the time was right for Cafe Cannoli to set up home in Unit 78, Heming...

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UK’s appetite for pizza sees leading oven supplier double the size of Redditch headquarters

UK’s appetite for pizza sees leading oven supplier double the size of Redditch headquarters

When you were taking a bite of your freshly delivered lockdown pizza over the last year, odds on it was baked in an oven supplied by a company in Redditch. The huge surge in demand for delivered pizza has now seen White’s Foodservice Equipment doubling the size of its premises, expanding into the unit next door, with the aid of Ben Truslove at commercial property agents John Truslove. Business...

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The Worcester journalist with a scentsational vision

The Worcester journalist with a scentsational vision

You could call Naomi Snelling an embodiment of Generation X. Journalist, PR consultant, lecturer, emerging aromatherapy entrepreneur and mother of two, the Worcester-based businesswoman has packed quite a lot into her career since she graduated from the University of Wales in Swansea with a BA (Hons) in English Literature back in 1997. It’s not been an entirely smooth ride since growing up in an...

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The Princess Royal Visits Oakland International

The Princess Royal Visits Oakland International

The Princess Royal visited family business Oakland International’s head office in Redditch to thank and acknowledge the company and their team’s efforts in supporting the nation and ensuring food continued to reach retailer shelves and ultimately people’s homes throughout the Covid-19 pandemic. Meeting and speaking with Oakland team members from across the business, Her Royal Highness was also...

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