Acquisition: The Thinking Traveller becomes the largest exclusive villa rental brand in Greece.

We are delighted to announce that The Thinking Traveller has acquired leading Greek villa company White Key Villas, making it the largest exclusive high-end villa brand in Greece. Only a year since our £7 million investment, it represents the first major step in its plan to become the leader in Mediterranean’s exclusive private villa rental market. The acquisition of White Key Villas is highly

Podcast: Have you listened to our podcasts?

After the year we’ve had, it seems like the whole country has an out-of-office on this August, and fair enough! So we thought this a good time to share the fascinating stories from founders that we have interviewed for the three seasons of our ‘How I Grew My Brand’ podcast series. Whether you need a

Events: Cross-Pond Thinking 2.0 10 learnings from our Geekmeet

Following on from the success of our previous virtual Geekmeet, in which one of our speakers joined us live from New York, the next logical step was to make our session fully transatlantic. For our latest Geekmeet, Piper’s popular and long-established roundtable of ecommerce minds, we teamed up with US-based Primary Venture Partners to conduct what

Community: Sign up to the Better Business Act coalition.

As part of our commitment to becoming a B Corp later in the year, we are delighted to have joined a coalition of businesses supporting the Better Business Act. A campaign to rally business around an ask to government to amend section 172 of The Companies Act, it will ensure that company directors are responsible

Community: Join us in supporting All Together

In the dozens of weekly conversations that we are having with our community of brand leaders, we can sense renewed optimism. Yet, we are also well aware that founders and CEOs today are making critical decisions that will determine not only their ability to survive, but the sort of business they will be as the

Investment: Food-Grown® supplements brand Wild Nutrition

We are delighted to announce our £5m investment into Wild Nutrition, an online natural health supplements brand that has disrupted the UK’s £20bn health and wellness market and transformed the lives of customers through highly effective Food-Grown® formulations and online expert nutritional consultations.   Having done extensive research with consumers in the supplements space, Wild

Our approach to brand-building.

It’s an awkward time to send out emails, in knowing what to actually say. As we speak to hundreds of founders, we are mindful that many are agonising about how to keep their businesses afloat or dealing with sudden and significant growth pains. For all, this is a time for introspection, for challenging what your

Exit: PROPER bags new home

We are delighted to announce that Exponent Private Equity has taken a majority stake in our partner brand PROPER, creating a partnership with Eat Real and marking the end of our wonderful five-year journey with the team at PROPER. Although the brands will remain distinct, the combination will create Europe’s largest and fastest growing Better