SUBSCRIBE

Breaking News on the Food and Drink Manufacturing Sector

Headlines > Manufacturing

Top food manufacturing news for October - in pictures

By Laurence Gibbons , 30-Oct-2012

A work experience student whose ready meal idea wowed Tesco, food workers allegedly forced to work in slave-like conditions and a food manufacturer forced into administration after losing a key Morrisons contract were just three of the topics in our list of the eight most popular articles published on FoodManufacture.co.uk in October.

Also featured in our photogallery, charting the most popular stories of the month, are: a 2 Sisters' factory closure and a drinks entrepreneur on the brink of achieving US success – despite being rejected by the TV show Dragons’ Den.

We report too, the case of the shocked shopper who found "part of a rodent" in her Tesco sandwich and news that cake maker McCambridge was in exclusive discussions with a potential buyer.

Last, but not least, we include a food manufacturer facing a potential £120,000 fine for allegedly employing illegal workers.

If you have a food or drink manufacturing story that bears investigation, please let us know by emailing Foodman@wrbm.com

Related products

All Galleries

Scottish independence - the effect on food and drink

Food and drink in an independent Scotland – in pictures

Thousands of Scots will vote for or against Scottish independence this Thursday (September 18), but how do...

Retailer Morrisons' turbulent year - in pictures

Morrisons’ year in pictures

After Morrisons revealed a 30% drop in first-half profits today (September 11), we look back at the...

Food safety recalls - in pictures

The latest product recalls – in pictures

Concerns over food safety have forced 10 food and drink businesses to recall batches of their products...

Food industry people on the move

People on the move in the food and drink industry

Morrisons’ announcement that former Tesco boss Andrew Higginson would take over as chairman when Sir Ian Gibson...

Best food jokes

Best food jokes of the Edinburgh Fringe Festival

Comedians performing at the world famous Edinburgh Festival Fringe have earned plaudits for food and drink-based one...

03:43 pm 16 September 2014