Jane Gray talks to Nestlé UK and Ireland’s CEO, Paul Grimwood, about the role of the world’s largest food group in addressing the issues of global food shortages on the one hand and a Western obesity epidemic on the other. With these concerns and a passion for fighting the UK’s corner within his organisation, there’s little time to ‘Have a Break’.
Food and Beverage
The state-owned Chinese firm Bright Food has announced that it has bought a 60% stake in cereal-making Weetabix Food Group.
The government has called on producers and retailers to rethink their business models and support families by putting the consumer at the heart of their policies.
The Department of Business, Innovation and Skills held a briefing to find a University partner to develop a new engineering degree to help prepare graduates for a career in the food and drink sector.
Nearly 500 jobs are under threat today after milk producer Dairy Crest announced plans to close two dairies.