Gabrielle Freeman is one of five finalists in the running for Apprentice of the Year

Being a better apprentice: FMEA finalist interview

By Gwen Ridler

Trying new experiences and seizing new opportunities are key to a successful apprenticeship in the food and drink industry, according to Food Manufacture Excellence Awards finalist Gabrielle Freeman.

BFFF boss: ‘Retail sales are now worth more than £6bn and currently growing at about 6%’

UK frozen food industry set to top £10bn

By Noli Dinkovski

UK sales of frozen food will top £10bn according to the British Frozen Food Federation (BFFF), which has reported growth in both retail and foodservice.

Ross McMahon (centre) talks about Kendal Nutricare’s double award win at the FMEAs


Double award win to boost business for manufacturer

By Gwen Ridler

Kendal Nutricare’s double award win at the Food Manufacture Excellence Awards (FMEAs) will raise the manufacturer’s profile with customers and suppliers, says the firm’s ceo Ross McMahon in this exclusive video interview filmed on Oscar night.

Food manufacturers’ training programmes are a key factor in staff retention strategies: Alex Bebbington


Training programmes ‘are a key part of staff retention’

By Mike Stones

Food manufacturers’ training programmes are a key means of staff retention, particularly for young people, says Alex Bebbington, Appetite Learning’s commercial director and judge of this year’s Food Manufacture Excellence Awards (FMEAs).

Could your business win a food and drink manufacturing Oscar?

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Food manufacturing Oscars: could you win one?

By Rick Pendrous

The 2017 Food Manufacture Excellence Awards, which recognise the very best companies and individuals in UK food and drink manufacturing, are now open for receipt of entries.

Safeline wins Innovation Award

Safeline wins Innovation Award

By Rick Pendrous

Mettler-Toledo Safeline, supplier of metal detection systems, has been awarded a second Queen’s Award for Enterprise, this time in the Innovation category, for developing its family of Profile metal detection products.

Winning not one but two FMEAs will boost team morale, said Dawn Meats boss Isla Roebuck

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FMEA wins boost team morale: Dawn Meats boss

By Michael Stones

Winning not one but two Food Manufacturing Excellence Awards (FMEAs) in the industry’s Oscars last month will boost team morale, said Dawn Meats boss Isla Roebuck.

Double FMEA award winner Richard Clothier said the horsemeat crisis had heightened shoppers' interest in local food

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Wyke Farms boss collects Oscars on film

By Michael Stones

The horsemeat crisis sparked consumers’ growing interest in local food, says Wyke Farms' boss Richard Clothier, in this exclusive video filmed at the Food Manufacturing Excellence Awards (FMEAs) at the London Park Lane Hilton, last month.

The Food manufacturing excellence awards were attended by hundreds of industry professionals

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Food manufacturing excellence awards 2013 – video highlights

By Laurence Gibbons

Hundreds of food and drink industry professionals gathered at the Park Lane Hilton, in London to celebrate the 13th annual Food manufacturing excellence awards, last week (November 21).

This year’s Company of the Year will be crowned on November 21 - could it be you?

FMEA Company of the Year interactive timeline

By Laurence Gibbons

There is still chance for you to be crowned Company of the Year at the Food Manufacturing Excellence Awards (FMEAs), earning a place on a prestigious list of companies to have received the award.


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