Yourfoodblog

  • When you need scientific services to do with the food industry, there’s one name that will likely be on the tip of your tongue: Campden BRI...

  • If you are thinking about taking a position within the food industry, you might just come across Bakkavor, a huge company within the UK food business sector...

  • The popularity of gyms is such that nearly every town in the UK has a selection of gyms to choose from - In light of this, it should come as little surprise that there is now a 'protein beer'!...

  • Do's and do nots of running a successful job board

  • Tesco and John Lewis have recently complained about the competition.

  • I am constantly being told by some wholesale intermediaries that we are too expensive

  • Visit one of the offices of the UK’s big Retailers, take a moment and listen to the various commercial conversations and you will find that a major buzzword that is used more and more, particularly when discussing future strategy is ‘online.’
  • A lot of clients ask if we can help them benchmark on salaries but in today’s market is it actually viable to do so, as so many companies are operating at completely different ends of the salary scale.

  • So what's changed in last decade in our world of Food Sector Recruitment?

  • The UK really is a world leader when it comes to Grocery Retailing; we have both some of the largest operations (Tesco is ranked no.3 in the world, source: Planet Retail) and the most advanced (The use of Nectar Card data to profile consumers, through Aimia in conjunction with Sainsbury is becoming more and more sophisticated).

  • There are so many opportunities within Fresh Produce and Agriculture and it is an incredibly exciting and fast paced sector to be in

  • 2012 was a bad year in volume terms for the Soft Drinks Category, which is really quite surprising considering the Summer of sport (The Olympics, Euro 2012, The Ryder Cup, Wimbledon etc).