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Blueprint is a powerful online workforce training needs analysis tool specifically designed for food and drink manufacturing and processing companies.

Skills Council Chief praises collaborative approach to Industry Growth in Wales


Food manufacturing sector skills council CEO Justine Fosh today (1 July 2015) praised Welsh food company leaders and Welsh Government for standing tog…

Widespread business involvement vital to setting new bedrock standards for UK food technologists and food engineers says industry skills academy


Industry skills body the National Skills Academy for Food & Drink is urging food businesses across the UK to have their say on new building block…

Skills Academy makes it easier for food firms to put Tasty Jobs on the local menu


A scheme to help food and drink manufacturing and processing companies across England to find new recruits in their local community has been delivered…

Jimmy Doherty backs new WorldSkills UK contest for butchers


Television presenter and Suffolk farmer Jimmy Doherty, of ‘Jimmy’s Farm’ fame, is delighted that talented butchers will have a chance to compete at Wo…

Speak up on food industry apprenticeships in Wales


Improve, the skills body for UK Food & Drink Manufacturing, has called on food and drink businesses in Wales to make their views known on the futu…

Nestlé Apprentices highlight Tasty Career opportunities in Food & Drink Manufacturing for young go-getters


“There’s a Tasty Career in food and drink” – that’s the message from a group of young Apprentices at international food manufacturer Nestlé who marked…

Tasha is English food manufacturing industry’s 2,000th apprentice in a year


More than 7,000 apprenticeships completed in past five years

Leading Dairy firms step forward to join food manufacturing’s new Industry Skills Partnership


Müller Dairy UK, Arla Foods and First Milk are among a range of leading dairy businesses that have come together to establish a Dairy Industry Skills…

Tasty new website targets the next generation


National Skills Academy for Food & Drink launches major new online drive to attract new talent into food & drink manufacturing and processing