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  • Seafood Processor Opens New Site

    • 14 Sep 2018

    The firm, which is owned by the same founder as home delivery service Fishbox, now plans to create new job roles at the site.

  • Staff Redundancies for Insolvent Egg Firm

    • 7 Sep 2018

    Egg producer Blackdown Hills Enterprises Ltd has been forced into administration by the recent spate of extreme hot weather. The move has caused the loss of jobs for their entire workforce, with no hope available to save their positions.

  • 2 Sisters Saves Axed Jobs

    • 31 Aug 2018

    2 Sisters has reversed a decision to axe 180 jobs at a plant in Wolverhampton which was set to be closed.

  • 200 Jobs Safeguarded at Aulds

    • 25 Aug 2018

    200 jobs have been safeguarded with the Scottish baker Aulds, after the retail business was put into liquidation.

  • Cornish Pasty Bakery In Administration

    • 18 Aug 2018

    A Cornish pasty company has gone into administration, causing the loss of 100 jobs.

  • Young's Acquires New Plant

    • 14 Aug 2018

    Young’s Seafood has acquired a new site in Grimsby for £1.5 million, close to its existing headquarters.

  • 2 Sisters Creates More New Roles

    • 3 Aug 2018

    In the wake of expansions at several of their other sites, 2 Sisters has announced the creation of 320 new positions at its poultry processing hub in Devon.

  • Palethorpes Bakery Creates 100 Jobs

    • 27 Jul 2018

    Palethorpes Bakery has opened a new distribution centre which will create 100 new jobs.

  • Heineken Invests in Craft Beer Firm

    • 20 Jul 2018

    Heineken have announced a large investment in craft beer firm Beavertown, to help them construct a new brewery. After securing a minority stake in the business, the £450 million will help the London-based firm to create new jobs at the new site.

  • Samworth Brothers Plan Factory Expansion

    • 13 Jul 2018

    Pending approval by the local council, the Samworth Brothers site in Leicester looks set for a big expansion. Bradgate Bakery could soon be providing 150 new jobs to the local area, after planning permission was sought from Leicester City Council.

  • Arla Restructure Threatens Jobs

    • 29 Jun 2018

    Arla have announced that jobs are at risk, after a strategic review into their operating efficiency.

  • Meat Inspection Firm Launches Training Scheme

    • 22 Jun 2018

    A meat inspection firm, Eville & Jones, has launched a training scheme for skilled vets.

  • Felinfach Dunbia Plant to Close

    • 15 Jun 2018

    Dunbia have announced that they are to close their Felinfach plant after the lease has come up for renewal. The closure affects 34 employees, who will now be out of a job.

  • McVities Invests in Employee Satisfaction

    • 15 Jun 2018

    Dee Smith of Pladis has revealed how McVities make continuous investments into employee satisfaction, focusing on health and wellbeing to create a positive working environment...

  • Manufacturers Demand Apprenticeship Changes

    • 8 Jun 2018

    95% of manufacturers are demanding changes to the Apprenticeship Levy, according to research conducted by EEF. Although there may be disagreements about the degree of change require, the overwhelming majority of businesses clearly want to see something different from the levy.

  • New British Poultry Apprenticeship

    • 8 Jun 2018

    The poultry industry has announced a new apprenticeship standard to be launched in the UK.

  • Muller Foodservice Jobs At Risk

    • 1 Jun 2018

    Muller’s UK foodservice arm may be facing cuts, after the dairy company announced that they are making a review of this “loss-making” area of the business.

  • Young's Sale Causes Mass Confusion

    • 25 May 2018

    The impending sale of seafood manufacturer Young’s is causing mass confusion amongst both employees and local authorities – after they had announced plans to close their site in Annan.

  • 400 Jobs Shut Down at 2 Sisters Fish Site

    • 18 May 2018

    400 jobs are at risk at a 2 Sisters site in Grimsby, after the beleaguered food group began discussions on closing it down.

  • Bargain Booze Jobs Saved

    • 11 May 2018

    The Bargain Booze chain has been acquired by Bestway, saving 2,000 jobs which were thought to be at risk.