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The latest product recalls – in pictures

Food safety recalls - in pictures

Concerns over food safety have forced 10 food and drink businesses to recall batches of their products to prevent harm to their customers, since May 2014.

Published: 01-Sep-2014

People on the move in the food and drink industry

Food industry people on the move

Morrisons’ announcement that former Tesco boss Andrew Higginson would take over as chairman when Sir Ian Gibson retires in 2015 leads our selection of the latest people on the move in the food and drink industry.

Published: 26-Aug-2014

Best food jokes of the Edinburgh Fringe Festival

Best food jokes

Comedians performing at the world famous Edinburgh Festival Fringe have earned plaudits for food and drink-based one liners from comedy writers, television stations and the press.

Published: 20-Aug-2014

Top 10 global dairy firms – in pictures

World’s top 10 dairy companies

The world’s major dairy companies faced stagnant sales growth and a decline in billion dollar deals, making it tougher to overtake the competition, according to financial services group Rabobank.

Published: 15-Aug-2014

Food and drink firms at festivals – in pictures

Music festival food and drink

Many food and drink businesses have packed their wellies and tents and taken their products to trade at UK music festivals this summer.

Published: 05-Aug-2014

Don’t miss out on voting for your personality of the year

Food industry personality of the year - the candidates

Voting for the Food Manufacture Group’s Personality of the year will close shortly, so make sure you register your vote for the individual who you believe has done most over the past year to raise the profile of food and drink manufacturing.

Published: 29-Jul-2014

People on the move in the food and drink industry

Food and drink people on the move

Tesco boss Philip Clarke’s decision to quit the retailer on October 1 2014 leads our selection of the latest people on the move in the food industry.

Published: 28-Jul-2014

Obesity webinar your questions answered – in pics

Obesity webinar - what you wanted to know

The Food Manufacture Group assembled an expert team of webinar speakers to help separate the facts from the fictions and the myths from hard scientific realities surrounding Britain’s obesity crisis.

Published: 17-Jul-2014

Still cutting the mustard: Colman’s turns 200

Mustard brand Colman’s celebrates anniversary

Unilever’s iconic Colman’s mustard is celebrating 200 years of manufacturing, after Jeremiah Colman founded the brand in 1814.

Published: 07-Jul-2014

Grocery industry faces upheaval – CGF Global Summit

Consumer Goods Forum’s 2014 Global Summit, Paris – pics

The grocery industry faces massive change and top retailers and suppliers met at the 58th Consumer Goods Forum’s (CGF’s) Global Summit in Paris to debate the issues and gain future inspiration.

Published: 25-Jun-2014

People on the move in the food and drink industry

Food and drink people on the move

Morrisons’ announcement that its chairman Sir Ian Gibson would not seek to be re-elected at next year’s annual general meeting leads our selection of people on the move in the food and drink industry.

Published: 25-Jun-2014

Sugar: the big fat debate – in pictures

Sugar and obesity debate so far

As the debate about the levels of sugar, salt and fat in food manufacturers’ products and their contribution to obesity intensifies, we chart the key points over the past six months – in photographs.

Published: 20-Jun-2014

Roundtable on Sustainable Palm Oil in pictures and quotes

Palm oil debate in quotes

A heated panel debate over the reality of a consumer industry based on 100% sustainable palm oil broke out at the European Round Table on Sustainable Palm Oil held in London last week.

Published: 19-Jun-2014

Food and drink brands catch World Cup fever

World Cup fever takes over food manufacturers

A nationwide World Cup BBQ party beckons, with shoppers set to stock up on food and drink ahead of the England football team’s opening match with Italy on Saturday, Tesco has claimed.

Published: 16-Jun-2014

D-Day celebrated in wartime food pictures

D-Day celebrated in wartime food pictures

The British Nutrition Foundation has launched a series of postcards celebrating wartime food heroes to mark the 70th anniversary of D-Day, today (June 6).

Published: 09-Jun-2014

People on the move in the food and drink industry

Food and drink industry people on the move

The European Food Safety Authority’s (EFSA) appointment of a new executive director leads our selection of the latest people on the move in the food and drink industry.

Published: 04-Jun-2014

Sunday Times Rich List food and drink edition – in pictures

Food and drink people on the Sunday Times Rich List

The Weston family has leapfrogged the De Carvalho-Heineken family to become the richest people to have made their fortune from food and drink, as featured on The Sunday Times Rich List 2014.

Published: 23-May-2014

Food and drink recalls in 2014 – in pictures

Food safety recalls - in pictures

Sainsbury was involved in a third of food safety product recalls so far in 2014, according to food alerts issued by the Food Standards Agency’s (FSA).

Published: 14-May-2014

Top 10 food and drink brands on UK Facebook likes

Top 10 food and drink brands on UK Facebook likes

Mars International’s colourful confectionery brand Skittles is the most liked food and drink product by UK users of Facebook, according to data from social media analyst Social Bakers.

Published: 02-May-2014

Food and drink industry people on the move – in pics

Food and drink industry people on the move – in pics

Coca-Cola Enterprises’ appointment of Young’s Seafood’s boss to run its UK business leads this month’s selection of people on the move in the food and drink industry.

Published: 25-Apr-2014

Wealthiest people in food and drink manufacturing

Wealthiest people in food and drink manufacturing

Confectionery manufacturer Ferrero Group’s owner tops our list of the richest people in global food and drink manufacturing.

Published: 17-Apr-2014

People on the move in the food and drink sector – in pictures

People on the move in the food and drink sector – in pictures

Euan Sutherland’s decision to quit as boss of The Co-operative Group leads our selection of the latest people on the move in the food and drink sector.

Published: 24-Mar-2014

FIR your questions answered part two – in pictures

FIR your questions answered part two – in pictures

The Food Manufacture Group assembled a crack-team of webinar speakers to help equip food and drink businesses with the information they need to prepare for the Food Information to Consumers Regulation, due to be enforced on December 13 2014.

Published: 14-Mar-2014

FIR your questions answered – in pictures

FIR your questions answered – in pictures

Last month the Food Manufacture Group assembled a crack-team of webinar speakers to help equip food and drink businesses with the information they need to prepare for the Food Information to Consumers Regulation, due to be enforced on December 13 2014.

Published: 10-Mar-2014

Banned food and drink advertising campaigns – in pictures

Banned food and drink advertising campaigns – in pictures

Captain Morgan became the second alcohol firm to have an advert banned by the Advertising Standards Authority (ASA) this year, after Heineken also had an ad banned last month.

Published: 03-Mar-2014