I’ve had the privilege of getting into the inner vault of Facebook in NYC today with 6 hours of presentations from their heads of Instagram, Creative Shop and Measurement. What is massively apparent is: Everything is mobile and mobile is everything Create for the platform not for the screen Video killed the text copywriter Your video has 3 seconds to capture people’s attention You’ve got to pay for everything Facebook don’t know as much about you as you fear they do 1 in every 5 minutes spent on people’s mobile device is spent on either Facebook or Instagram (which hit … Continue reading A day at Facebook NYC
I’ve just spent a couple of fascinating days at the Burger King EMEA conference in Milan. A gathering of over 300 BK franchisees from across EMEA region and representing over 4000 restaurants. The opportunity to get close to an organisation … Continue reading Lettuce is R:101, G:177, B:70
For many of the most recent visits to the burger capitals of Europe i have been accompanied by a photographer and his effervessent energy. I first encounterd Brian Nonbo at a photoshoot not for food, but Crossfit. Where he … Continue reading The tattoos behind the lense
After 15 years of working as and training future Pastry chefs, Søren Stiller Markussen walked into his favourite local cafe and asked for a job. He fancied a change of direction. He’d drunk plenty of coffee, and seen it poured … Continue reading Time with one of the worlds best Baristas
On the 9th April 2015, Amsterdam got its newest premium burger joint. And it’s backstory and signature Red Light Burger blew my mind. (No Amsterdam pun intended). When Tommie van Beest’s license renewal application was turned down, it seemed like … Continue reading From Wacky Backy to Wagyu Wonders in Amsterdam
From immigrant restaurateur, to British butcher, and then owner of one of Stockholm’s coolest QSR hot dog joints; Gareth Jones (originally from South Wales, UK) is one half of the name – and joint creator of Taylors and Jones with … Continue reading A proper banger in Stockholm
When i started to research the premium burger (some say gourmet.. which is a little pretentious) scene in London, one blog came top of search every time. That of Burgerac – the London burger detective. As one of the original … Continue reading From Burger Blogger to Londons best burger restauranteur.