Category Archives: Ritchie Bros. Auctioneers

May The Cake Be With You

What kind of cake do you make for someone who used to work for Disney, goes by the pseudonym “Lowbi Wan Kentobi”, and worked for an Industrial Auction company for over 4 years? Advertisements

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Ritchie Bros. Auctioneers – Pete’s Cake – Done Right

I work for Ritchie Bros. – the largest industrial auction company in the world.  We are a pretty special, unique kind of company – the people I work with are truly the nicest, most honest, hard-working people you will ever … Continue reading

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Woodworking Bench cake with a side of backpack

One of my most favourite work colleagues is leaving Ritchie Bros., and today is his last day.  He’s very talented in the woodworking department, and is going on a trip to Spain, so I combined the themes, and made a … Continue reading

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Angry Birds Cake – Ritchie Bros. Version

Here are the pro phos, courtesy of Dominique Labrosse and Ritchie Bros.!

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Ritchie Bros. Monopoly, Cake Edition

I made a cake for a colleague this week, a customized Monopoly board. The streets/avenues were changed to reflect either a place or saying that had personal meaning for him. I swapped out the railroads for pieces of equipment that … Continue reading

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Let them vote cake!

Who doesn’t love cake? Seriously, aside from what I have managed to do with food, there are some folks out there who can really do unbelievable things with cake and sugar. It’s really amazing how this food medium has turned … Continue reading

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Ritchie Bros. Auctionauts UNTIE! Smells like…cookies!

I’m paddling on the Ritchie Bros. Auctionauts dragonboat team this year, which is cool and exciting and different for me. The weekly practices in False Creek are so beautiful – hard work, but totally rewarding. We’re going to the Whistler … Continue reading

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