All news articles for November 2018

WRAP has launched a roadmap to help achieve its UK Plastic Pact targets

WRAP launches Plastics Pact roadmap

By James Ridler

Targets and deadlines for efficient plastic packaging use have been launched by The Waste & Resources Action Programme (WRAP) for members of the UK Plastics Pact.

The food and drink industry are cautiously optimistic the UK government's Brexit agreement

Food industry reacts to cabinet Brexit agreement

By James Ridler

Members of the food and drink manufacturing industry are cautiously optimistic for the Government’s draft Brexit plan agreed with the EU negotiators, announced Wednesday (14 November).

Ian Noble took the award for Business Leader at this year's FMEAs

FMEAs 2018

Business Leader winner Ian Noble: video interview

By James Ridler

Mondelēz International’s Ian Noble, winner of the Business Leader 2018 award at this year’s Food Manufacture Excellence Awards (FMEAs), shares his surprise at winning the prize.

Each month we pose your questions and queries to our food and drink industry legal experts

Legal Q&A

Food and drink legal questions answered

By James Ridler

From investigations by local authorities, to regulations surrounding the use of bispenol A, our legal experts answer your pressing food and drink questions and queries.

We round up some of the latest developments in the food and drink industry

Food and drink industry bulletins: round-up

By James Ridler

From reformulations of Nestlé’s Maggi range to sales of frozen food topping £6bn, we round up some of the latest developments in the food and drink manufacturing industry.

Kubo: 'There is no ‘one size fits all’ solution to this problem'

Opinion

The challenges faced with allergen labelling

By Mariko Kubo

The recent public inquiry into the tragic death of a teenage girl, following a severe allergic reaction to sesame seeds, consumed in a takeaway sandwich, has served to highlight how safety-critical the provision of accurate allergen information is for...

Pure Grain Foods has secured investment from TV Dragon Deborah Meaden

Pure Grain Foods secures £40k from TV Dragons

By James Ridler

Free-from and gluten-free bread maker Pure Grain Foods has secured a £40,000 investment from investors on the latest episode of hit BBC TV show Dragons’ Den.

Tyrrells reported a £37m loss in its 2017 full-year results

Tyrrells slips into the red

By James Ridler

Premium crisp manufacturer Tyrrells has fallen into the red in its latest financial report for the 52 weeks ended 30 December 2017.

ABP's John Tynan (centre left) shares his experience from last week's Food Manufacture Excellence Awards

FMEAs 2018

Food Manufacture Company of the Year: video interview

By James Ridler

Food Manufacture Company of the Year ABP UK’s John Tynan shares his thoughts on the company winning three awards at this year’s Food Manufacture Excellence Awards (FMEAs).

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