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  • Baby boom
    on August 20, 2018 at 10:59 am

    The babyleaf market is booming as customers look for new flavours, but what are breeders doing to keep the sector fresh? Sue Jupe hears the latest developments to come from Vilmorin North America […]

  • Plastic pledge ‘a chance to be more...
    on August 20, 2018 at 10:17 am

    Commitments by UK retailers to reduce plastic are a valuable opportunity to win loyalty of new generation of environmentally conscious consumers, writes James Butcher, managing director of Solutions for Retail Brands […]

  • Maersk turns out Q2 profit
    on August 20, 2018 at 8:57 am

    Revenue climbed 24 per cent through the period, boosted by the acquisition of Hamburg Süd […]

  • Ecovia predicts organic consolidation
    on August 17, 2018 at 2:59 pm

    Ecovia Intelligence, the UK-based analyst of the organic sector, believes recent acquisitions by Europe’s retailers are a mark of things to com […]

  • MDS scheme becomes apprenticeship
    on August 17, 2018 at 1:36 pm

    Saffy Connolly, chief operating officer at MDS, explains how fresh produce companies have new opportunity to access the schem […]

  • New export record for Chilean cherries
    on August 17, 2018 at 1:36 pm

    USDA report shows shipments hit a new high in 2017/18, with China the top importer […]

  • How social supermarkets are filling a gap in...
    on August 17, 2018 at 11:29 am

    Lopamudra Patnaik Saxena, a research associate at Coventry University, looks at the impact of social supermarkets and explains why they may not help fix inequalities in the food system […]

  • Brassica volumes set to fall
    on August 17, 2018 at 11:07 am

    Tough weather conditions leave growers with lower production and smaller veg – and seeking higher prices […]

  • A crying game
    on August 17, 2018 at 9:06 am

    Drought conditions are set to cause unprecedented shortages in onions, with price rises looking inevitab […]

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  • Henderson Brown Golf Day 2018
    by hendbrown on August 8, 2018 at 11:01 am

    Henderson Brown Golf Day 2018 Another fantastic event held at Luffenham Heath Golf Club, supporting our charity of the year The Green Backyard. Well attended with figures from across the Food Manufacturing, Fresh Produce and Horticulture sectors, the weather was glorious and although the golf was […]

  • Fresh Produce…Really?
    by Martin Brown on February 7, 2018 at 10:24 am

    The Fresh Produce sector is an often overlooked sector by undergraduates with a perception of having to wear wellingtons and working long hours in fields of cabbage! How wrong you are! It is diverse, it is incredibly fast and it can be very rewarding. As such the fresh produce sector encompasses […]

  • New product and design for Mack Premium brand
    by Martin Brown on February 3, 2016 at 2:18 pm

    Avocados will now join bananas in the range, which it is hoped will be taken up a level by the new man in charge of Mack Wholesale Ltd. Mack is celebrating a decade of successful years for its Mack Premium brand with a fresh design and new product launch. Mack Premium bananas have now been... The […]

  • Chicken tikka sandwiches recalled
    by Martin Brown on February 2, 2016 at 3:31 pm

    Lytham Foods has recalled Taylors of Lytham Chicken Tikka Sandwiches due to the potential threat of salmonella.  The possible presence is in the tikka powder ingredient, supplied my Catermix which, according to the Food Standards Agency (FSA), was manufactured in unhygienic conditions and […]

  • Compagnie Fruitière opens Hungarian subsidiary
    by Martin Brown on February 1, 2016 at 1:51 pm

    French importer expands presence in Central and Eastern Europe with new facility close to Hungarian capital French tropical fruit importer Compagnie Fruitière has opened a new Hungarian subsidiary to expand its presence in Central and Eastern Europe. Compagnie Fruitière Hungary will […]

  • Tesco given supplier deadline by GCA
    by Martin Brown on January 27, 2016 at 9:36 am

    Tesco has been given a month to improve how it treats suppliers following an investigation by the Groceries Code Adjudicator (GCA) The GCA was concerned about three key issues: Tesco making unilateral deductions from suppliers, the length of time taken to pay money due to suppliers and, in some […]

  • Dave Lewis to chair new global food waste campaign
    by Martin Brown on January 25, 2016 at 2:13 pm

    Leading CEOs and ministers from around the world have become ‘champions’ of new partnership on food waste Tesco chief executive has been named as chair of a new high-profile global campaign to reduce food waste. The movement, named Champions 12.3, was unveiled at the World Economic […]

  • New Office
    by Martin Brown on January 20, 2016 at 11:35 am

    Henderson Brown Recruitment Ltd relocating to purpose built new offices, with twice the amount of space compared to the old office, there is plenty of room to grow and meet our clients’ needs in the future. Henderson Brown Recruitment Ltd Sign Still situated in Minerva Business Park, almost […]

  • Florette MD steps down after five years
    by Martin Brown on January 18, 2016 at 10:29 am

    Neil Sanderson is leaving the food industry and will be replaced by Floreale Operations Director, Doug Robertson Florette UK and Ireland managing director Neil Sanderson is leaving the business to pursue a career outside of the food industry and will be replaced by Floreale operations director Doug […]

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