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KAM Media 5 items or less podcast

KAM Media '5 Items or Less' Podcast

The podcast where each episode our guest chooses their dream shopping basket of food and drink items. They select their favourite 5 items or less which they just can't live without. Featuring a line-up of the biggest names in the UK convenience and grocery retail industry.
James Lowman ACS

Ep1. James Lowman, Chief Executive of the Association of Convenience Stores

James joins Blake and Katy to select his 'dream grocery basket' or 5 items or less. James chooses his favourite chocolate bar, soft drink, snack, alcoholic drink and meal which would make up his greatest shopping basket of all time. Along the way we discuss trips to Japan, drinking to forget Ipswich Town FC and the forgotten fruits within a can of Quatro.
Clare Bocking

Ep2. Clare Bocking, Chief Commercial Officer, DCS Group

Clare chooses her favourite chocolate, snack, alcoholic drink, meal and non-food item which would make up her greatest shopping basket of all time. Along the way we discuss trips to how many crisps are too many, the credit-debit lifestyle, cycle rides round Asia and the role of the health & beauty category in helping to fuel growth in the convenience industry.

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Vlog video library from Katy and Blake as they visit unique concepts, new ventures and great insight examples brought to life - or simply musing over the latest consumer trends.

Conference speaking

Katy and Blake have presented at and hosted across a wide selection of leading industry events, including...
Restaurant Marketer & Innovator European Summit
Federation of Wholesale Distributors Annual Conference
Experience 101 Live
McColl's Annual Awards
Association of Convenience Stores Local Shop Report Launch
HIM Convenience Conference
CTP Awards
Animal Health Distributors Association Conference
Speciality and Fine Food Fair
National Convenience Show
Association of Convenience Stores Forecourt Conference
Scottish Local Retailer Conferences and Events
The Hub Breakfast Briefings