Project Management

Greggs opens new distribution centre in Enfield

Greggs opens new distribution centre

By Matt Atherton

High-street baker Greggs has opened a new 4,645m2 distribution centre in Enfield, which it said would improve efficiency and increase delivery capacity.

New factories need to be future-proofed

New factories need future-proofing

By Paul Gander

Under increasing pressure to complete a new facility as quickly as possible, while not knowing what the more distant future will bring? How do you make sure you have the optimum design? Paul Gander finds out

Global sales of Wilkin & Sons' miniature jams have rocketed

New Essex £25M jam factory plans get go ahead

By Lorraine Mullaney

Colchester Borough Council’s planning committee has unanimously approved Wilkin & Sons’ application to build a new £25M jam factory in Tiptree, Essex.

British Bakels has a major product launch next month

British Bakels invests at its Bicester site

By Rod Addy

British Bakels is targeting substantial growth as it invests more than £1.5M at its site in Bicester, Oxfordshire, and introduces its biggest launch in decades on to the market.

Can I borrow your secateurs?

Can I borrow your secateurs?

There I was: ready, prepared, and motivated. It was a sunny Saturday afternoon and the garden needed some attention. My wife and I had consulted on...

Growth at Ginsters

Growth at Ginsters

Cornish pasty manufacturer Ginsters plans to automate a third 'pick and place' production line this year as part of a growth strategy which predicts...

Closing the gap

Closing the gap

By Kevin Bennett

Having established the future vision and baseline, the next critical stage for any Improvement programme is to create a robust action plan. This must...

Young’s slashes agency staffing bill

Young’s slashes agency staffing bill

By Elaine Watson

Seafood processor Young’s Bluecrest has saved more than £2m in direct costs alone through a groundbreaking HR project that has slashed staff...