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India opens its gates to inward food processing investment

India woos UK food and drink processors

By Rick Pendrous

The Indian government is on a mission to attract overseas investment to meet rising demand for processed foods among its 1.3bn population, which includes a rapidly growing urban middle class. Currently, just 7% of India’s agricultural produce is processed...

A lorry carrying 25t of Lion chocolate bars caught fire on the A2. Image courtesy of Highways England

Lion bar lorry engulfed by flames on A2

By James Ridler

A lorry transporting 25t of Lion chocolate bars was engulfed by flames yesterday (July 20), causing hours of delays for motorists heading to London.

A £11.3M food and drink development centre has received planning permission in Somerset

New food development centre to create 250 jobs

By James Ridler

Plans for a new £11.3M food and drink development centre in Somerset that would create up to 250 jobs have been given the go ahead, after receiving planning permission from the local council.

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