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SOCIAL MEDIA WRAP UP OF THE WEEK: Benugo pledges support for Drop4Drop charity; Harry Ramsden's wins Blackpool Civic Trust Award; Gail's Bakery to create 'The Perfect Sandwich'

Find out what QSRs have been up to on social media this week.


Taylor St Baristas will be holding a home barista course to introduce coffee lovers to coffee tasting, grinders, espresso machines and how to get the most from them at home.

Benugo pledged its support for Drop4Drop. Every purchase of Life Water UK in the brand’s shops will support Drop4Drop projects in India and Uganda.

Harry Ramsden's announced that its Blackpool Tower store was recently awarded a Blackpool Civic Trust Award.


Caffè Nero introduced its brand new 'Shaken over ice' range.

GAIL's Bakery will create “The Perfect Sandwich” for London Food Month. The Perfect Sandwich, will include seasoned slow-cooked beef brisket topped with Fontina cheese, served in freshly-baked buns and accompanied with a selection of homemade accoutrements.

Pizza Express announced that its classic signature dishes have made a comeback: Niçoise, Pollo and Grand Chicken Çaesar.

Pret A Manger introduced 20 new veggie recipes in its US shops.

Griddle & Shake unveiled its new dessert menu.

Yogberries unveiled its new Yogberries Mini Pots.

Wagamama introduced its new seared nuoc cham tuna.

Roosters Piri Piri announced that its Sweet Potato Fries and Ice Cream are available now at RPP Mile End.

Giraffe World Kitchen unveiled its Breakfast Pide, topped with baby spinach, feta and a fried egg.

Ping Pong’s Wembley store offered an exclusive Spring /Summer selection of steamed dumplings.


ShakeAway gave its customers the chance to win two vouchers on Facebook.

Papa John's Pizza gave its customers the chance to win free pizza on Facebook.

Pizza Hut gave customers the chance to enter its Injustice 2 competition, where they could win a PS4, XBox or copy of the game.

Abokado gave its customers the chance to win a free lunch on Facebook.

Jules Putney offered a special deal: paella for two and two bottles of beer (Estrella) for £35.

Bella Italia celebrated International Day of Families, with the Kids' Menu designed by families, for families, starting from £5.95.

Gourmet Burger Kitchen offered £3 takeaway milkshakes to guests.



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