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Britvic to close 2 factories & warehouse with job cuts Wednesday, 22nd May 2013
Britvic reports that it will close down two factories and a warehouse in attempt to cut annual costs by £30 million over the next three years.
Govt and suppliers to spend £3.4m on nurturing home-grown talent Tuesday, 7th February 2012
As Pret A Manger deals with another round of press attention over its recruitment process, the government has announced a new multimillion-pound strategy designed to reduce the food and drink industry’s reliance on migrant workers. Some £3.4 million will be spent creating a new UK centre of excellence of food production engineering, a gold standard for trainees and a commitment by leading companies to provide at least 600 jobs for unemployed young people.
Coca-Cola, Chupa Chups and Nutella voted most misleading marketing claims of 2011 Friday, 30th December 2011
The Children’s Food Campaign has listed Coca-Cola, Tango, Nutella and Chupa-Chups as having made the “dodgiest” junk food advertising claims in 2011. Chupa Chups topped the line-up which Children’s Food Campaign director Kawther Hashem described as featuring “shamelessly misleading” adverts with “half truths and “made-up so-called facts”.