Jamie Oliver has issued a rallying cry to get the food sector behind an ambitious new plan to attract fresh young talent.
Somerset cheese producer Wyke Farms has hired Emmy award-winning film and television director Ridley Scott’s production company to deliver its latest commercial.
Nutritionists have defended hospital food standards launched by the government last week (August 29).
A new set of mandatory standards for healthier food in NHS hospitals have been described as “woefully inadequate” by the Campaign for Better Hospital Food.
Food and drink businesses should incorporate a three-step approach into their management practices to tackle forced labour in the industry, according to a report by Stronger Together.
Cargill has appointed Inge Demeyere as its new md of chocolate for its Europe, Middle East, Africa and Asia cocoa and chocolate business.
EHL Ingredients has appointed Katherine Davis as its new product development manager to lead the development of new blends and boost its product range.
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The food industry has thrown its support behind a government campaign to tackle forced labour in agriculture and food supply chains.
Hovis marketing director Matt Hunt has announced his decision to leave the business to join digital marketing firm Futureproof.
Kent flavour, fragrance and oil manufacturer Elixarome has appointed David Howard as its new sales director.
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Dr Judith Bryans is making her mark as Dairy UK’s chief executive, reports Nicholas Robinson
The Oxford Farming Conference (OFC) board has appointed several new directors in preparation for the three-day event in January 2015.
Food ingredients manufacturer Macphie of Glenbervie has appointed Shan Richards as its commercial director, replacing Andrew Underwood who was promoted to md in April.
Resources are scarce to police employee abuse in the food industry and the rise of zero-hour contracts has made workers more vulnerable, according to a senior employment lawyer.
Meat processor Dunbia has appointed former Moy Park director Tony O’Neill as its new group deputy chief executive, effective September 1 2014.
Poverty-stricken consumers are being denied 400,000t of surplus food and the food industry could help solve this problem, according to food redistribution charity FareShare.
Diageo has appointed Facebook director Nicola Mendelsohn as a non-executive director, effective September 1 2014.
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Troubled retailer Morrisons has appointed former Tesco finance boss Andrew Higginson as its new chairman, following Sir Ian Gibson’s decision to retire in 2015.
BBC TV’s Great British Menu judge Matthew Fort has been appointed as the first ever food curator at St Pancras International railway station.
Russian president Vladimir Putin employs a personal food taster to ensure his meals are not poisoned and the Queen hates shellfish, according to the chefs that prepare their food.
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