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Lauren Taylor
FEMALE ENTREPRENEURS RISE TO THE CHALLENGE

FEMALE ENTREPRENEURS RISE TO THE CHALLENGE

Business incubator, Soda Inc., has been on the look out for globally ambitious female entrepreneurs from Aotearoa for its RISE UP initiative. Applications opened in May and now five female-founded businesses have been selected to go through a founder-focused workshop series on topics such as storytelling, owning your brand, pitch coaching and raising capital as a female. The competition will culminate in a pitch night on 17 August 2022 where the five finalists will pitch their business idea to a panel of high-profile judges in The Atrium, Wintec House, Hamilton. Runners-up will receive one-on-one mentoring with Soda’s industry experts and...

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Lauren Lulu Taylr & Clare Gallagher Soda Rise Up Finalists

Lulu & Clare are Soda Rise Up Finalists

We are thrilled to be Soda Inc. Rise Up finalists. Rise Up is an accelerator programme and seed money competition supporting female entrepreneurs here in NZ. The amazing team at Soda has been coaching and guiding us in the lead-up to our big pitch night on August 17th. Wish us luck! We are grateful for their support & for their help in sharing our story ❤️ Read our Q&A with Soda HERE

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lauren lulu taylor and Clare Gallagher Founders of Secret Kiwi Kitchen

As Featured in Woman's Day Magazine & The New Zealand Herald

We are so thrilled that Women's Day Magazine featured us and the story of Secret Kiwi Kitchen in their latest edition. Lauren (Lulu) and Clare say friendship is the secret ingredient to their baking mixes, which are selling like hot cakes. Excerpts from the 4 page spread: Secret Kiwi Kitchen began in secret in a Kiwi kitchen, hence the name. Once Aotearoa powered through that first lockdown, Clare and Lauren(Lulu) got to work creating dessert sauces, which led to brownies, then baking mixes – each recipe focused on flavour and ease. They spent months testing mixes, sourcing the highest-quality ingredients they could...

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Press Release: Secret Kiwi Kitchen Partners with Leading Meal Kit Business Hello Fresh

Press Release: Secret Kiwi Kitchen Partners with Leading Meal Kit Business Hello Fresh

Yay! We have big news!We are thrilled to announce that we are partnering with leading meal kit business HelloFresh.Our Buttermilk Waffle & Pancake mix is now available as an add-on to the hugely popular meal plans Hello Fresh delivers daily to thousands of homes and families across New Zealand. Read the Press Release HERE

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