Meet The Team – Ben Palmer

Our blog to introduce our fabulous team continues with Ben Palmer, Director and our Technical Manager. Let’s hear about his ‘retired’ years spent at Breckenholme! What is your role at Breckenholme and how long have you been a Director?I have been a Director since the start-up of the company, back in 2008. My role is […]

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EAT Yorkshire – bringing people together for the love of local food and drink

We’re proud to announce that Yorkshire Rapeseed Oil have launched an initiative to connect local businesses for the benefit of their customers. Our Marketing Manager, Jennie (pictured) approached selected Yorkshire businesses to participate in the ‘EAT Yorkshire’ promotion that will run throughout March. “For us and many of our business friends, meeting up and selling […]

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Charlie & Ivy’s celebrate another listing at Booths Stores

Their team at Charlie & Ivy’s HQ are celebrating after a listing for their White Balsamic, Tarragon and White Peppercorn bread dipper in 21 Booths supermarkets. Commenting about the opportunity, our Business Development Manager, Richard Sharp said: “We developed the Charlie & Ivy’s brand for informal entertaining with friends and the versatile dippers are fabulous […]

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Meet The Team – Richard Sharp

A new blog introducing our fabulous team. First in the spotlight is Richard Sharp, our Business Development Manager, this man is passionate about food and drink, so let’s talk more! What is your job at Breckenholme and how long have you been with the team?My fancy title is Business Development Manager but I’m mainly in […]

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Take a look at Charlie & Ivy’s new luxury Chilli Collection gift box

We’re pleased to share that we have added a themed luxury eco gift box to Charlie & Ivy’s Christmas range of environmentally responsible food gifts. Our flagship Chilli Collection Christmas 2020 giftbox has been lovingly made here in Yorkshire from recyclable packaging and complements the other products in our eco gift range. Perfect for people […]

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We’re delighted with our two star success at the Great Taste Awards

The whole team at Breckenholme is celebrating a double win at the prestigious Great Taste Awards. Our first and flagship natural rapeseed oil was one of only 1,294 products out of 12,777 entries to be awarded a coveted two stars, whilst Charlie & Ivy’s White Balsamic, Tarragon and White Peppercorn Bread Dipper was awarded one […]

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Introducing our new Tartare Sauce

If you were at York Food festival recently, you may have seen and or tasted our new Tartare Sauce. With shows and food festivals being in a state of flux, we thought long and hard whether to launch any new products at the moment, but then we figured that we all needed something new and […]

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We’re very excited to launch a corporate gifting service
Corporate Gifting

We had such an amazing response to our lockdown initiatives and had lots of feedback that people are wanting to support small, local, family businesses like ours more than ever before, that we decided to create a range of gifts that are suitable for businesses to give as gifts. Speaking about the decision to offer […]

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Time to share our new website!

We hope that you like our new website We created this sparkly new website to provide a library of information and images about our three rapeseed oil businesses – BTC, Charlie & Ivy’s and Yorkshire Rapeseed Oil. In addition to providing a library of downloadable resources from product information to recipes and photographs, you can […]

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How we used social media to launch our new products

Undeterred by the cancellation of the Country Living Spring Show that was due to take place in London recently, we forged ahead with plans to launch our new products on a virtual social media platform instead of at Alexandra Palace. Charlie & Ivy’s are long standing supporters of the Country Living Events that are attended […]

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