Food and Beverage

UK food and drink: Threats and opportunities

Digital technologies could unlock £56bn for UK food and drink industry - image courtesy of Depositphotos.
Posted on 26 Sep 2018 by Nick Peters
Food and drink is by far the biggest sector in UK manufacturing. From small local producers to global brands, the country has a brilliant track record as an innovator, exporter and world-beater in products from Scotch whisky to chocolate and cheese.

G&J Distillers: The Spirit of success

G&J Distillers
Posted on 17 Sep 2018 by Maddy White
Forty-seven million bottles of gin worth £1.2bn were served up last year in the UK. That’s enough, according to the Wine and Spirit Trade Association, to make 1.32 billion G&Ts. Gin has never been more popular and varied, and innovative manufacturer G&J Distillers is making the most of this trend. Maddy White reports.

How to produce smoked salmon

Fourth-generation smoked salmon producer, Lance Forman is pictured.
Posted on 31 Aug 2018 by Maddy White
Located opposite the Olympic Stadium in London’s east end is Britain’s oldest original salmon curer, H. Forman & Son. The Manufacturer went to Stratford to taste and learn how to best produce smoked salmon.