A campaign launched to save the Food A-level, which is to be scrapped next year in favour of more vocational “technical” qualifications, is gaining momentum.
Breakfast cereal manufacturer Dailycer is aiming to double its turnover to more than £54M in the next three years following a £4.2M investment in a high-tech production line.
The Food and Drink Federation (FDF) has urged environment secretary Liz Truss to rethink government plans to ditch the food technology A-level.
Machinery caught fire at a Rank Hovis flour mill in Manchester, prompting an evacuation yesterday morning (October 7).
Amazon Fresh will pave the way for its Dash service, which automatically orders used items in household fridges and freezers, delivering a further blow to British supermarkets.
An E. coli outbreak has been linked to venison sausages, steaks and meatballs produced by Scottish firm Highland Game.
More legislation is needed to compel companies to develop sustainable food security, according to food business executives.
Tesco boss Dave Lewis has said sorry to the retail giant’s suppliers, together with its customers and other stakeholders for “the bad choices of the past”, made in the relentless pursuit of unsustainable profit.
Tesco has announced plans to standardise payment terms in a bid to simplify its relationship with suppliers in the UK.
Tesco has withdrawn 66,000 packs of garlic bread produced by Bakkavor after a number of packets were found to be underweight.
Tesco has posted a 55% slump in first-half underlying profit to £354M from £779M last year, the day after its boss Dave Lewis pledged to standardise payments to its suppliers.
The world’s largest brewer Anheuser-Busch (AB) InBev has made a higher bid for rival SABMiller in an attempt to create a mega-brewing giant.
Europe’s biggest own-label ice cream manufacturer R&R has revealed partnership talks with food giant Nestlé.
A gangmaster has lost her licence after underpaid workers were taken in a “dangerous” van to farms where they graded potatoes and picked daffodils.
High street baker Greggs posted own-shop like-for-like sales up 4.9% in “another strong” trading quarter, according to analyst N+1 Singer.
Grocery think tank the IGD has launched a new healthy eating programme to begin next year, designed to improve the nation’s diet.