Food and Beverage

Food and drink sector to create 75,000 new jobs

Manufacturers Cox and Plant Products, a manufacturer of conveying systems for major processing plants has plans to increase sales to £3m within 12 months and ambitious targets to more than double that figure by 2018.
Food and drink manufacturers across England and Wales have raised their growth forecasts and plan to create upwards of 75,000 new jobs over the coming five years, despite uncertainty since the EU Referendum vote, according to a new study released today by Lloyds Bank Commercial Banking.