What a whirlwind it’s been since our whelp in 2016 – it’s time for some paws for thought! Read our timeline below to see how we’ve grown from Dylan’s bright idea, to standing on our own four paws. WOOF!
Poppy's Picnic launches!
Poppy's Picnic is GO GO GO! Welcome to Poppy's Picnic - our company launches to the world on Poppy's birthday 🙂
5 Star Reviews
Our entire range is rated 5 out of 5 by All About Dog Food (the Bible of dog food review sites) and we are rated top for customer experience.More
International Are Go!
How did that happen?! Our first international order of fresh food to Hong Kong.
Two New Ranges
Poppy’s Picnic COMPLETE Meatballs and ENHANCED mince range launch at the Hong Kong Pet Show. Both a global first for the pet food market!More
World Exclusive Weaning Paste
Innovating again - we launched the world’s first follow-on weaning paste for puppies.More
Poppy On Screen
Shhh - off to film Dragons’ Den where we win over four of the five Dragons.More
Entrepreneur Accelerator Scheme
Secured a place on the NatWest Entrepreneur Accelerator Programme.More
We Are One!
Our First Birthday and our first show at Discover Dogs!
We are now in China and helping dogs to eat a fresh diet! Happy tails and happy days!
We're on the Beeb!
BBC's Dragons' Den hits the screens where we have four offers and accept an offer from Deborah Meaden (but later politely decline).More
We launched our crowdfunding campaign and hit 8,000 likes on Facebook!More
Woohoo! We Overfunded
Crowdfunding round closes - and we double the money we want to raise. We hold our very first event at Crufts.
Our First Award
We won the Start-Up of the Year at the Wiltshire Business Awards.More
Mental Health Awareness Week
In support of Mental Health Awareness Week, we held an event with the residents of the Dauntsey House Care Home to show how our four-legged friends can make a positive difference to out mental well-being .More
Pet Product of the Year
Our COMPLETE Meatballs, ENHANCED Mince and Puppy EXPERT Follow-On Paste are nominated for the Pet Product of the Year category in the PetQuip Awards.More
Pride of Britain
Shortlisted for the South West Best Rural Start Up category at the Rural Business Awards and became an official member of Made in Britain.More
Keepin' it Real with RAWgust
We launched a successful RAWgust campaign and Dylan was announced as a finalist in the Scale-up Entrepreneur of the Year category in the NatWest Great British Entrepreneur Awards.More
PP Takes on Trade
Dylan gets accepted onto the Goldman Sachs Best of 10,000 programme and we attended PATS, our first trade show!More
Startup of the Year!
We won the Business Leader: Startup of the Year Award, the Best Rural Start-up in the South West at the Rural Business Awards, and became an official member of the PFMA. We also celebrated our 2nd Birthday and reaching 11,000 likes on Facebook.More