Pip Murray, 31, is the Founder of the nut butter brand Pip & Nut, which offers a range of naturally nutritious nut butters. A keen marathon runner and a passionate foodie, Pip had the inspiration for the brand when she couldn’t find a delicious and palm oil free peanut butter to fuel her training. Taking matters into her own hands, she set about creating her own brand and starting on her Pip &
Nut journey. Now over four years old, Pip & Nut can be found in over 5,000 stores around the UK and is the fastest growing nut butter brand in the UK The brand was voted in at no.4 in Startups.co.uk’s prestigious Startups 100 2018 – the definitive index of Britain’s best and brightest start-up companies launched in the last three years, and was won the ‘One to Watch’ Award at The Sunday Times Fast Track 100 2017. On top of this Pip herself was recently featured in the 2018 Forbes 30 under 30 Europe, won Young Entrepreneur of the Year at the
Startups.co.uk’s 2017 Awards and was named one of Management Today’s ’30 under 30’.
How to build a brand on a shoestring
When starting up at a business one of the major concerns is how to stretch your budget as hard as possible in order to compete in the competitive landscape of FMCG. Here Pip’s top tips about how she’s grown Pip & Nut in to a national supermarket brand on a shoestring budget.