People & Skills

A stitch in time saves nine

A stitch in time saves nine

The promise of reduced labour costs, increased productivity and no overtime is any employer's dream, but by challenging traditional shift patterns it could become a reality. Rebecca Green reports

Jefferson joins MKG board

Jefferson joins MKG board

Andrew Jefferson has been appointed a director of frozen food wholesaler MKG Foods.Jefferson, a third-generation member of the Mayling family which...

Farm to fork gets a boost

Farm to fork gets a boost

Cornwall. Home to beaches, pasties ... and food manufacturing. Rebecca Green reports on the latest venture from Duchy College, aimed at encouraging this growing industry

NPD supremo for Eat Natural

NPD supremo for Eat Natural

Snack bar manufacturer Eat Natural has appointed Harriet Gregory - also known as ‘H’ - as head of ‘Taste Matters’. She will be in charge of...

How do we know when we get there?

How do we know when we get there?

By Kevin Bennett

To be successful, any improvement programme needs not only a vision, but also progress and goal indicators. Therefore, establishing the right...

Wise up to e-learning

Wise up to e-learning

Want to improve training and raise efficiency at the same time? One e-learning package is promising just that. Rebecca Green takes a look