Skills Gap

Premier Foods boss Gavin Darby will be going back to school to boost students' employment prospects

Manufacturing bosses in schools skills plan

By Michael Stones

Top food and drink manufacturing bosses Gavin Darby, Premier Foods, Leendert den Hollander, Coca-Cola Enterprises and Ranjit Singh Boparan, 2 Sisters Food Group, will be joining other food industry bosses in a back-to-schools plan to sharpen students’...

Osborne announced plans to abolish National Insurance contributions for those aged under 21

2015 Budget

Food industry responds to 2015 Budget

By Rod Addy

The 2015 Budget has provoked a mixed reaction from the food industry, with beer, cider and whisky producers celebrating duty cuts, while others are calling for more specific food industry support.