The Vanilla Valley at Cake International 2015

Wednesday, 11 November 2015  |  andrew@thevanillavalley

For anyone that visited the Cake International Show at the NEC last weekend, you will know what a fantastic 3 days it was. The show, now in its 21st year, hosts one of the world’s biggest cake competitions and this year saw a record number of entries. The standard and skill of cake making and decorating was truly inspirational and anyone that entered should be very proud of themselves. Here are a few of our favourites.

Our Favourite Cakes at Cake International 2015

The Vanilla Valley attended the show for the fourth consecutive year with a wide range of products to offer the crowds of avid bakers and competitors. Everyone at VV looks forward to this show as it is a fantastic opportunity to meet our customers from around the UK and worldwide. We try to bring as many cake decorating products that will fit in our lorry and give everyone the chance to enjoy a few “Show Offers” along the way. This year we tried to speak to as many shoppers and suppliers alike, so that we could continue to grow our range of cake goodies and provide a personal service to everyone that visits us online and in our retail unit in Cardiff.

The Vanilla Valley Stand at Cake International 2015

 

For the last 2 years, we have had great fun at the show with a prize draw to win £50 worth of gift vouchers every day. We asked everyone that shopped with us to wear a sticker and at the end each day, one of The Vanilla Valley staff would hunt the room to find a customer wearing a sticker and present them with the prize! We hope that we made 3 people very happy and they enjoy spending their prize on anything cake or cupcake related on our website. We also ran a Twitter competition for the chance to win £100 by tweeting #VanillaValleyGiveaway #VanillaValleyGiveaway - NEC 2015

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So that’s it for another year. We can’t wait for next year where we will hopefully be going bigger and better than ever. It’s time to relax for Christmas now and think about making and decorating some festive cakes. If you’re doing the same, why not check out our selection of useful Christmas supplies. We have plenty of new items available for 2015. Have fun!

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