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Six butchers qualify for Butchery WorldSkills UK National Final


Talented butchers from England, Wales and Northern Ireland will be seeking to give their rivals the chop in the Butchery WorldSkills UK National Compe…

National Occupational Standards - Have your say!


Your invitation to set the bar for Food Scientists and Engineering Maintenance roles

New figures chart future shape of UK food industry jobs as appetite for industry careers grows


UK food manufacturing will see a significant increase in managerial, professional and technically skilled vacancies alongside continued growth in open…

Recipients of honorary degrees includes stars of the screen, business, catering and charity


Award-winning Nottingham-born actress Vicky McClure is among ten candidates to be given a honorary degree or award at Nottingham Trent University this…

First industry-approved Centres of Excellence confirmed as food manufacturing drive for quality skills provision moves into top gear


Campden BRI, Reaseheath Food Centre and Poultec Training Ltd have become the first food and drink manufacturing training centres to gain formal indust…

One of the world's leading soft drinks companies uses Managed Agent


Britvic is one of the leading soft drinks companies in the world , with operations in Great Britain (Britvic GB), Ireland, France and the US, an envia…

Confidence the key ingredient on food industry career ladder


The National Skills Academy for Food & Drink has urged women working in the sector to be more confident about their ability to climb the career la…

Blueprint for Excellence


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…