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Meghan Markle: The second clue you missed about the Duchess of Sussex’s lifestyle brand

Meghan Markle: The second clue you missed about the Duchess of Sussex’s lifestyle brand

The Duchess of Sussex launched her website for her forthcoming lifestyle brand, American Riviera Orchard, in March and fans have been on tenterhooks ever since, for the full unveiling. There have been subtle hints about what to expect from Meghan’s new business, including a whimsical video of the Duchess arranging flowers and baking, which you can watch below… WATCH: Meghan Markle bakes and dances in video to launch new website Meghan, 42, has also been sending out gift baskets to some of her closest friends, including fellow Suits alumni Abigail Spencer, actor and writer Mindy Kaling, fashion designer Tracy Robbins and Argentine socialite Delfina Blaquier. The packages, which featured homemade strawberry jam, lemons and flowers, may also contain a clue about some of the items which may be on offer at American Riviera Orchard when it finally launches. The gifts were all delivered in the same beautiful stone-coloured ceramic pedestal fruit bowl. © InstagramMeghan’s friends, including Abigail Spencer, received homemade jam in a ceramic fruit bowl Trademark applications filings for American Riviera Orchard include tableware, …

Meghan: Jam the first product released from Duchess of Sussex’s new lifestyle brand American Riviera Orchard | US News

Meghan: Jam the first product released from Duchess of Sussex’s new lifestyle brand American Riviera Orchard | US News

Meghan, the Duchess of Sussex, has officially launched her new lifestyle brand by sending jars of strawberry jam to influencers across the US. Among those receiving jars of American Riviera Orchard strawberry jam were fashion designer Tracy Robbins and Argentine socialite Delfina Blaquier. Plugging the jam on her Instagram story, Ms Robbins posted two images of the jam jar, which the duchess sent nestled in a basket of lemons. Image: Pic: Tracy Robbins/Instagram To one, she added the words “Breakfast, lunch and dinner just got a little sweeter. On the other, she wrote: “Thank you for the delicious basket! I absolutely love this jam so not sure I’m sharing with anyone. Thank you M!” Follow Sky News on WhatsApp Keep up with all the latest news from the UK and around the world by following Sky News Tap here The label featured the new company’s name, with ‘Montecito’ [the town in Santa Barbara County, California] where Prince Harry and Meghan live, and the words ’17 of 50′ underneath. Ms Blaquier, who is married to Prince …

Sussex’s Kurt J. Lesker Company hails annual energy savings with solar installation

Sussex’s Kurt J. Lesker Company hails annual energy savings with solar installation

Kurt J. Lesker Company, the vacuum technology firm, which has a main office in East Sussex, is due to save more than £25,000 a year in energy costs by installing solar panels on a factory site in Hastings. Advantage Utilities has worked with the group for the last eight years and enabled them to pursue more favourable energy and gas contracts. READ MORE: toob brings broadband to thousands more homes in Hampshire and Sussex Now, the energy specialist has facilitated a large solar PV installation on one of Kurt J. Lesker’s factories in Hastings, enabling annual savings of £25,687.50. The estimated savings throughout the 25-year lifetime of the system come to £513,265, based on energy costs of 25p/kWh, bringing the lifetime cost of electricity (LCoE) down to 5p/kWh. “We’re incredibly pleased with the results of our recent installation,” said Simon Mansbridge, managing director at Kurt J. Lesker Company. “We’ve made energy savings of 85,624 kWh per year, meaning we now produce a third of our on-site energy needs at one of our sites in Hastings, …

East Sussex’s Three Acre Brewery invests to meet ‘unprecedented demand’

East Sussex’s Three Acre Brewery invests to meet ‘unprecedented demand’

Three Acre Brewery in East Sussex is making major investments ready for what looks to be a record-breaking year. The team are putting money towards new machinery to bring ale production in line with growing consumer interest, with a third settling tank installed in the past few months. Head brewer Jamie Newton said: “We’re seeing unprecedented demand for our hand-crafted beers and working hard to fulfil orders. “Our Christmas trade was beyond all expectations, with a six-fold increase year-on-year as we saw buoyant sales to both pubs and direct sales in bottles, mini casks and beer boxes.” Visit Hampshire Biz News for bright, upbeat and positive business news from the county Nor have things slowed down since, as the first week of February 2024 matched sales for the entire month of February 2023. Chester Broad, marketing director at Three Acre Brewery, said: “It’s not just within Sussex that our beers are being enjoyed. “Already this year we’ve supplied pubs as far away as Manchester and Norwich. “All over the UK we’re seeing serious demand for our traditional …

Prince Harry v Mirror Group Newspapers: Everything you need to know about the Duke of Sussex’s court case | Ents & Arts News

Prince Harry v Mirror Group Newspapers: Everything you need to know about the Duke of Sussex’s court case | Ents & Arts News

The Duke of Sussex’s court case against the Daily Mirror publisher Mirror Group Newspapers (MGN) began in May 2023. The joint lawsuit, over accusations of historical phone hacking, started just a few days after his father was crowned King. Read more:Mirror Group apologises to Prince HarryWhat Prince Harry won and lost at trial Prince Harry gave evidence in person last June. Mirror Group denied the allegations, some of which related to when Piers Morgan was the Mirror’s editor. The journalist and presenter has since become a vocal critic of the prince and his wife, the Duchess of Sussex. It was one of multiple cases brought against the tabloid press by Harry and Meghan over the last few years, and one of several cases Prince Harry is currently involved in. Here’s everything you need to know. Who was involved? The Duke of Sussex v Mirror Group Newspapers took place at the High Court in London. The Honourable Mr Justice Fancourt was the judge presiding over the case. Prince Harry was cross-examined over the allegations and criticised …