Heather Gifford is founder of Cardiff fruit company Tooty Fruity.
recently entered a BT small business competition and won personal mentoring with tycoon Peter Jones.
to create an entertaining way for children to eat fruit which resulted in the Making Fruit Fun Kit.
The kit has everything a kid needs to create fruit-based animal characters: a box for their creation, front facing pieces, stickers and a background scene to bring their fruit to life.
On Peter Jones's mentoring Heather
said, "I was worried that it would be a Dragon's Den scenario when I met him, but he was very relaxed and gave me some great advice."
Here is more information relating to Heather Gifford's
• The kits are still in the production stage at the moment, as Heather's team are looking at the best routes to market
• Heather hopes to be offering the product for sale on her
Fruit Is Fun website and also through a major supermarket chain in the New Year
• A party play kit is in development that Heather
thinks will be great for kid's parties as centrepieces for food tables
• Tooty Fruity
is a fruit bouquet business run by Heather
find more about the company by visiting their website