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  • Tesco warns of financial impact of Covid-19
    on April 8, 2020 at 3:44 pm

    Supermarket could swallow almost £1bn in costs related to the crisis, but higher sales and business rate relief will help offset the loss

  • NFU launches educational resource for kids
    on April 8, 2020 at 11:18 am

    #LockdownLearning project aims to help parents with home schooling as well as boost understanding of food production

  • Furloughed staff 'can work on farms'
    on April 8, 2020 at 11:07 am

    Government clarification offers growers a boost during the harvest and means workers can supplement their income

  • RSA's bumper blueberry year
    on April 8, 2020 at 10:37 am

    South Africa’s blueberry exports increased 53 per cent this season, while raspberries suffered from lack of airfreight

  • Pink Lady banding together
    on April 8, 2020 at 9:26 am

    Apple association Pink Lady Europe has seen an uptick in demand as European consumers go into lockdown, necessitating additional efforts and togetherness from staff

  • Freshfel concerned over industry stability
    on April 8, 2020 at 9:07 am

    Industry body is worried about the increasing financial burden and long-term stability of Europe's fresh fruit and vegetable supply

  • SIIM mangoes head to Europe
    on April 7, 2020 at 1:40 pm

    Grower-exporter, which packs fruit under the Dibra brand, set to send west Africa-grown mangoes to European markets

  • Podcast: Changes, challenges, chances
    on April 7, 2020 at 1:38 pm

    There's a huge amount for Europe's fresh produce business to think about, Freshfel's Philippe Binard tells Fruitbox

  • Office veg firm stays afloat with donated...
    on April 7, 2020 at 12:44 pm

    Generosity of corporate customers and charitable strangers has kept Cambridge Fruit Co. in business during the coronavirus outbreak

Henderson Brown News

Henderson Brown Specialists, who specialise again

    by hendbrown on October 16, 2019 at 11:00 am

    We interviewed John Elliott of Entpack to find out his thoughts on how packaging in the food industry is changing? Will reusable packaging options become more prevalent? It seems very likely that reusable packaging will become more common. The use of single-use non-recyclable packaging options is […]

  • FPJ Live 2019
    by hendbrown on October 11, 2019 at 10:01 am

    A number of key industry speakers took to the stage on Tuesday 8th October at the Ricoh Arena for the FPJ live 2019 conference. So what were the main takeaways? The B-word, Brexit of course was a major point for discussion. We were also privy to talks on Fresh Produce Brands; the methods and […]

  • Counter Offer: Take it or leave it? Offer it or...
    by hendbrown on July 2, 2019 at 3:28 pm

    A counter-offer is an interesting conundrum; they usually occur as soon as the resignation process starts. They are tricky to handle and work through and in instances, we have even seen counter-offer’s occur after a candidate has left and started with a new employer. It is important for an […]

  • Henderson Brown Golf Day 2019
    by hendbrown on June 24, 2019 at 11:30 am

    The weather was kind to us on Friday 21st June 2019 for our annual golf day held at The Luffenham Heath Golf Club. With the weather being more autumnal over the last few weeks, there was definitely some worry in the run-up that we may have to postpone. Luck was on our side however and... The post […]

  • DATA AWARENESS – how storing business data in...
    by hendbrown on April 5, 2019 at 12:56 pm

    Cutting costs and improving overall efficiencies are some of the biggest priorities for the Operations and Supply Chain professionals we at Henderson Brown work with. New technological advances have transformed the way that food manufacturing businesses operate either reducing costs or simply […]

  • EVENT ROUND UP: Cheltenham Gold Cup Day, Friday...
    by hendbrown on March 19, 2019 at 10:41 am

    Henderson Brown’s inaugural “Cheltenham Gold Cup” day was held on Friday 15th March at the Great Northern Hotel in the centre of Peterborough. The live races from Cheltenham were projected to the guests on a big screen, with a licensed bookmaker to take bets and industry expert to […]

  • Your Food Job’s 60-second interview with Jason...
    by hendbrown on March 6, 2019 at 12:56 pm

    HB Recruitment Director, Jason Kilbride, was asked by Your Food Job to carry out a 60-second interview to get to know him a little better. How long have you worked in food recruitment? I have worked in the sector for 6 ½ years. What do you love most about working in food […]

  • NO DEAL BREXIT – a big risk worth taking, or a...
    by hendbrown on February 27, 2019 at 12:57 pm

    Brexit: a conundrum of magnitude. Will it happen? Won’t it happen and if it happens, will it go through with or without a deal? With uncertainty looming most ominously, we can only speculate just what the impacts will be. It is suggested that the UK is only 60% self-sufficient when it comes […]

  • Engineering, Automation, and the Food Industry
    by hendbrown on October 25, 2018 at 2:29 pm

    The engineering sector is changing at a rapid rate. In their annual State of Engineering report, EngineeringUK outlined some of the key figures, frontiers and challenges that the industry is dealing with. As technology, automation, and an increased demand for skills drive the sector forward, a […]

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