Groceries Code boss Christine Tacon claims significant progress had been made in enforcing the Groceries Supply Code of Practice but urged suppliers to share information more freely.
A lightning strike that ignited a huge methane gas fireball at a food waste management site in Oxfordshire has caused £250,000 of damage.
Own-label food manufacturers will continue to see their major multiple supermarket customers lose sales to discount retailers, according to a new report from market analysts IRI.
Frozen desserts firm R&R Ice Cream has invested £10,000 in the British Bobsleigh & Skeleton Association (BBSA) to help promote winter sports to Britain’s Young Athletes.
The first signs of Brexit’s short-term impact on the UK economy were highlighted in a survey from the Institute of Directors (IoD), which revealed nearly two-thirds (64%) of IoD members...
The UK food and drink sector has given a mixed response, so far, to voters’ decision to quit the EU. Here, we report food and drink industry leaders’ first reactions...
Food and drink manufacturers are coming to terms with the decision to leave the EU, after voters decided decisively in favour of Brexit, ending the nation’s 43 year membership of...
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A rubber seal supplier to food manufacturers was fined £40,000 plus costs last week, after one of its workers contracted an allergic skin disease.
The launch of new fresh food ranges helped drive positive like-for-like sales in first-quarter results posted today (June 23), according to Britain’s biggest supermarket chain Tesco.
Convenience store chain My Local may enter into administration, putting 1,650 jobs at risk.
Half of Nestlé’s UK energy needs will be provided by a new Scottish wind farm, due to be completed next year.
A demonstration is to take place outside Samworth Brothers head office in Melton Mowbray on Sunday, June 26 over workers’ pay and conditions.
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Tate and Lyle Sugars has written to its 800 workers explaining the benefits to its business of a vote to quit the EU in tomorrow’s referendum.
Boparan Holdings, the parent company for 2 Sisters Food Group, has unveiled third quarter (Q3) results, said to show an “encouraging performance in tough markets”.
Graham’s The Family Dairy is looking to drive its business outside the UK with the appointment of Joe Flynn as international business manager.
Uber’s new food delivery service UberEats, which launched in the London area last week (June 16), will need to be “compelling” to convert users but could offer a new opportunity for food...
Food waste organisation the Waste and Resources Action Programme (WRAP) has appointed Marcus Gover as its new ceo, effective from next month.
Catering company Apetito has acquired Wiltshire Farm Foods (WFF) franchise WFF Crieff for an undisclosed sum.
Icelandic Seachill, the fish supplier, has warned of job losses after losing a large contract with Marks & Spencer (M&S).
The boss of Unilever is the latest senior food industry figure to speak up in favour of remaining in the EU, amid a spat over the use of the company’s...
Haloodies, the halal food brand aimed at millennial Muslims, has launched 16 lines with Amazon Fresh.
Kinnerton Confectionery’s Mark Bullock tells Noli Dinkovski about how staff engagement schemes are making his site an attractive place to work.
Family-owned logistics firm RG Bassett & Sons has been acquired for an undisclosed sum by food logistics group S J Bargh.