Pallets To Palates – Britain’s Ever-Changing Taste Buds.

From shopping to home-eating, UK foodie habits are on the move… Britain’s taste buds are increasingly on the move in terms of changing palates, places and pace of life, according to collated research from an international business specialising in pallet distribution of food and fresh goods from the farm to the fork. Although increased by […]

IGD Works With Industry To Ensure Continued Supply Of Essentials To Foodbanks.

IGD, has been working with the food and consumer goods industry, food surplus charity FareShare, and other charitable food redistributors, to safeguard a consistent supply of food to one of the most vulnerable sectors of society in the UK, in the wake of the Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic. Susan Barratt, CEO of IGD, said: “Two weeks […]

Union Industries Enhances Service & Maintenance Support For Food Industry To Support Operations During Coronavirus Crisis.

Union Industries, the UK’s leading manufacturer of high-speed industrial doors, is playing its key supply chain role in the food production and distribution sectors during the Coronavirus crisis with enhanced service and maintenance capabilities. With its range of high-speed roller doors installed in multiple industrial premises across the UK, Union provides a dedicated preventative maintenance […]

WSTA Comment On Essential Workers.

Miles Beale, Chief Executive of the Wine and Spirit Trade Association, said: “The WSTA team has sought clarification from Government on what is classified as essential businesses. We have consulted extensively with DEFRA, who have not given us a definitive view, however they have accepted that we will be advising our members – with businesses […]

Müller Launches Major Recruitment Drive To Help Feed The Nation.

The nation’s favourite dairy brand[1] has launched a significant recruitment push for up to 300 additional key workers to help feed the nation. This follows strong consumer demand for dairy products like fresh milk, yogurts and butter. To meet recent demand, Müller has significantly raised its total output but with demand expected to remain high, […]

PFM’s Packaging Machinery Supports Ireland’s Big Cheese.

PFM Packaging Machinery’s range of equipment has played a major part in helping a cheese manufacturer in Ireland to diversify and expand into new markets supplying food wholesalers, distributors, caterers and retailers. Due to the growing demand for its block, grated and sliced products, Bandon Vale Cheese, now part of Bandon Co-operative, has recently ordered […]

Campden BRI To Explain Blockchain And Bowtie With Workshop.

A one-day workshop that will help the food industry understand how blockchain and other emerging approaches, such as bowtie, can support food safety and risk management systems will be held at Campden BRI on 31 March. Campden BRI’s food safety management systems lead Richard Leathers said: “Blockchain and bowtie are currently buzzwords in the food […]

Bibby Distribution Unwraps UK’s Most Advanced Chocolate Tankers For Mars Wrigley.

A multi-million pound investment in 12 of the most advanced ISO-tanks ever used in the UK for bulk liquid chocolate transport has seen Bibby Distribution secure a new long-term partnership with Mars Wrigley. The tankers, which are fitted with a live tracking and monitoring system, provide continuous updates to Bibby Distribution’s food and ingredients team, […]

Fyffes Fitness Initiative Wins European Marketing Award.

The efforts being made by Fyffes to help combat childhood obesity through its fitness-based ‘Fit Squad’ initiative was recognised at this year’s IMC European Awards for Integrated Marketing Communications, held in Brussels recently. The Irish-based fruit importer was honoured with the Silver Award in the ‘Small budget campaign’ category by a panel of almost 40 […]