Manufacturing

ABP was last year's overall winner

How you can win a food and drink manufacturing Oscar

By Rod Addy

There’s still plenty of time to submit your winning entry in the Food Manufacture Excellence Awards (FMEAs), ahead of the July 29 deadline. So, here’s how to impress the judges and bring home a much-coveted food and drink manufacturing Oscar.

Staying competitive is the top reason for robotic adoption

Robotic adoption in food and drink: exclusive podcast

By James Ridler

Food and drink manufacturers will continue to adopt robots into their business to stay competitive and become more competitive in the global marketplace, according to Enrico Krog Iversen, chief executive of robotic systems provider OnRobot.

Rich's new 13-acre factory in Andover, Hampshire

Rich’s opens multi-million pound bakery

By David Challis

Global bakery firm Rich Products has consolidated its UK manufacturing base with the opening of a multi-million pound production site in Andover, Hampshire.

Improvements across the dairy sector strive to make the industry more streamlined and fit for purpose

Dairy processing

UK Dairy: Streamlined for success?

By Rick Pendrous

Faced with many challenges, the UK dairy processing sector is undergoing a transformation to ensure it is fit for purpose.

2 Sisters Food Group has announced plans to close its Witham processing facility

2 Sisters to close poultry site

By Aidan Fortune

2 Sisters Food Group has announced plans to close one of its poultry processing plants in a bid to grow efficiencies in its supply chain.

Armon is looking to enter the poultry sector with the construction of a chicken processing plant

Armon to expand into chicken processing

By Aidan Fortune

Wrexham-based doner meat producer Armon is looking to enter the poultry market with the construction of a chicken processing facility.

The Nursery Kitchen aims to recruit more staff, expand its customer base and launch new ranges

Nursery meals company dives into Industry 4.0

By Helen Gilbert

The Nursery Kitchen is set to embark on a pilot digital technology programme that will help it move away from outdated, paper-based processes and boost productivity.