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Sugar Crave is an award-winning treat delivery service that has sold more than 13 tonnes of Pick N Mix in their first year. The company have won the Best Online Business 2019 award with Shropshire Chamber of Commerce and has also seen growth of 4000% in Year 1 to £67,959 with a profit of £27,291. Additionally, from covering 5,000 postcodes, the company now caters to 79,500 postcodes in Yr 1, with the aim to deliver within 60 minutes from order, Sugar Crave is working towards increasing its coverage across the UK by 2022. With the proceeds, the company will increase the range and expand coverage to all 52 major UK towns & cities.

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Sugar Crave Rating Report

Rated on 01/03/2020

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41%

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Management

56%

Product

66%

Investment

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Management 56%

Skills 45%
The Co-Founders are highly-skilled, passionate and enthusiastic entrepreneurs but without any previously recorded experience in the food delivery and confectionery market. They are successfully handling multiple roles in the company as one of the co-founders undertakes all day to day operations and some financial tasks and another co-founder is managing directorship and enhances product development.

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  • 88%
    of goal
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    £150,000
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    pre-money valuation

    8.57%
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    investors

    £1,039
    pledge per investor

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