Bakkavor Doubles Apprenticeships For 2020.

Bakkavor Group, the UK’s leading provider of fresh prepared food, is set to double its apprentice programme by recruiting 38 new apprentices in 2020. Bakkavor has been running its prestigious apprenticeship programme for seven years as it is committed to further develop the skills of enthusiastic individuals who want to embark on a career in […]

KTC Appoints Gary Lewis As Head Of Business Development.

KTC Edibles Ltd, Britain’s largest independent manufacturer and distributor of edible oils, has appointed experienced senior industry professional, Gary Lewis, as Head of Business Development for Oils and Fats. Gary joined KTC in November, and will be responsible for delivering an ambitious growth strategy, as the company looks to enhance and cement its position across […]

Farmer Views Sought To Shape Future Apprenticeships.

Farmers are being called to share their views to shape standards for apprenticeships which will develop the next generation of skilled workers. Working with AHDB, leading agricultural employers have collaborated, creating proposals to improve training in an industry where 21 per cent of workers have no formal qualification. The consultation seeks views on a new […]

New Business Manager Eager To Help Clegg Food Projects Boost Growth.

CLEGG Food Projects has welcomed a new business development manager to its ranks as the company looks to bolster its impressive portfolio of clients. Oliver Jenkins joins the Nottingham-based company at its Lace Market head office, bringing with him more than 15 years of sales experience across the food and drink sector. Clegg Food Projects […]

Unitar And Danone Co-Create An Innovative E-Learning Course On Sustainable Diet.

On the occasion of World Environment Day, UNITAR and Danone today announce that they have developed an online learning course named “Sustainable Diet”. By highlighting the environmental and social aspects of food production and consumption, the partnership will help people to better understand the impact of their food choices on their health and on the […]

Danone Launches Its First Global Employee Share Subscription Plan.

Danone announces today the launch of its first global Employee Share Subscription Plan. As from June 7, 2019, Danone employees in eight countries will have the opportunity to subscribe to new Danone shares. Including French employees, who already benefit from a local company savings plan, this represents 50% of all Danone employees worldwide. The launch […]

Ontruck Doubles Down On Talent With Two New Executive Hires From Uber And Just Eat.

Ontruck​, the road transport company and latest venture of serial entrepreneur Inigo Juantegui, has quietly been staffing an all-star executive team as it arrives at 150% yearly revenue growth since launching in the UK in 2018. The two latest hires, Nolan Andelin​, former Senior Manager of Product Operations of ​Uber​ and ​Samuel McGuirk​, who previously […]

Academy Of Cheese Dates Announced At Quicke’s, As The Farm Becomes The Classroom.

Devon-based Clothbound Cheddar producer, Quicke’s is set to become the first cheesemaker to hold Academy of Cheese training courses on a working farm, with a series of dates due to get underway later this year. The Academy’s latest training partner, Quicke’s will run the Level 1: Associate one-day course, offering cheese lovers and cheesemongers the […]