All news articles for February 17, 2014

Read said he was relishing the new challenges that will come with the role

Fresh appointment to ensure growth

By Laurence Gibbons

Snack salad and vegetable manufacturer Freshtime UK has appointed Malcolm Read to the role of head of technical as part of its plans for growth.

Morrisons and Tesco gave Shore Capital analysts cause for concern, after recent market share losses revealed by Nielsen data

Morrisons and Tesco ‘give cause for concern’: City analyst

By Michael Stones

Morrisons and Tesco were “the clear laggards” among the four big supermarkets, while discounters and premium sellers continued to do well, according to City analyst Shore Capital, commenting on recent Nielsen market share data.

Reaction to the EU's new food labelling rule captured in quotes. Don't miss the free advice on offer in our one-hour webinar at 11am on Thursday February 20

EU’s new food labelling rules – what they say in quotes

By Michael Stones

As the clock counts down to the EU’s mandatory food labelling rule changes – due to be enforced on December 13 2014  – we chart reaction to the legislation in quotes from people responsible for making sense of the new rules.

Health surveillance is vital, said the HSE

Safety failures led to £60k bill for cold storage firm

By Michael Stones

A cold storage firm has been ordered to pay £60,000 for a series of health and safety failings, which left one worker injured by falling equipment and others with damage to nerves and joints.

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