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  • 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.

  • Telford Cold Storage Operator Expansion

    4 May 2018

    A cold storage operator in Telford has announced plans to expand, paving the way for new jobs at their site.

  • Jobs lost, then created at Young's seafood

    26 Apr 2018

    Young’s Seafood have revealed that they are going to create 200 jobs in Grimsby – at the same time as up to 450 jobs may be lost at their site in Annan.

  • 2 Sisters Chief Exec Steps Down

    6 Apr 2018

    The chief executive of 2 Sisters, Ranjit Boparan, is set to step down from his role...

  • Althams Planning New Factory and Jobs

    30 Mar 2018

    Althams Butchers is planning to create up to 25 new jobs when they open their new factory in Lancashire...

  • Peter’s Food Service Jobs at Risk

    23 Mar 2018

    Up to 90 jobs may be at risk at Peter’s Food Service, as the company announces plans to reduce production...

  • Work Permits and Seasonal Schemes Considered Post-Brexit

    19 Mar 2018

    The government is reportedly considering introducing work permits and a seasonal agricultural scheme after we leave the European Union...

  • Automation Risk For UK Jobs

    9 Mar 2018

    A new report called Cities Outlook 2018, by Centre for Cities, predicts that automation could put as many as 3.6 million jobs in the UK...

  • Dunbia Quashes Redundancy Rumours

    2 Mar 2018

    Meat processor Dunbia has spoken out to quash rumours about redundancies at one of its Welsh sites...

  • The Juice Executive Announces Expansion

    23 Feb 2018

    The Juice Executive, a Kent-based company, has announced that they are expanding and taking on more staff...

  • Willowbrook Foods Developing New Factory

    16 Feb 2018

    Willowbrook Foods have announced a £700,000 investment into a new factory at their site in Newtownards, County Down...