Duchess of Cambridge's brother marshmallow firm secures £500k loan
James Middleton, the brother of the Duchess of Cambridge, has secured a £500,000 loan for his personalised marshmallow firm.
Boomf allows customers to upload pictures that it prints on edible marshmallows and sends as gifts. Founded in 2013, it has a turnover of £2.4million and 13 staff at its Berkshire base. But it has yet to turn a profit, and lost £250,000 in its first year.
The loan comes from Barclays’ Innovation Finance scheme, which lends to innovative firms at favourable rates, with the backing of the European Investment Fund.
Middleton said: ‘We’ve grown just shy of 400 per cent... read more
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