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06 October 2020
Find out what it means to be a specialist in Health and Nutrition. Meet Katey, Health and Nutrition Specialist at Danone and Champagne, Buying Manager at Tesco.   Duration: 30 mins 3 secs .embed-container { position: relative; padding-bottom: 56.25%; height: 0; overflow: hidden; max-width: 100%; } .embed-container iframe, .embed-container object, .embed-container embed { positi...
06 October 2020
Interested in a career revolving around chocolate? Or one managing people? Meet Richard Group Leader at Mondelez and Niki, People Partner at Tesco.   Duration: 31 mins 25 sec .embed-container { position: relative; padding-bottom: 56.25%; height: 0; overflow: hidden; max-width: 100%; } .embed-container iframe, .embed-container object, .embed-container embed { position: absolute;...
06 October 2020
Get some useful career advice from Ruth, Skills Development Programme Manager at Sainsbury's and Sarah, Regional Learning Partner at Tesco.   Duration: 30 mins 44 secs .embed-container { position: relative; padding-bottom: 56.25%; height: 0; overflow: hidden; max-width: 100%; } .embed-container iframe, .embed-container object, .embed-container embed { position: absolute; top: 0;...
05 October 2020
Here at IGD we’re gearing up for Learning at Work Week – an annual event to build learning cultures at work. This years’ theme is Learning Journeys, which is perfect as we’re dedicated to offering everyone that works in FMCG access to high-quality learning throughout their career journey. We run several different industry networking groups, and through discussions at these, we know that ...
02 October 2020
In this 10-minute webcast you will explore the importance of confidence in bringing the best of yourself to work. You will learn proven strategies for overcoming imposter syndrome, and how to create a more positive inner voice to project your personal confidence and energy. Our top tips summary can also act as a prompt or reminder to use what you have learnt in moments of doubt or c...
29 September 2020
Your overview of political and economic news with a focus on the food and consumer goods industry, featuring the latest guidance on COVID-19 and planning for the end of the transition period with the EU. Shopper stockpiling In research conducted by IGD, 47% of shoppers claimed to have stockpiled or bought extra items over the weekend (25-27 September). This has increased from 39% reco...
29 September 2020
In May, IGD published ‘Navigating beyond coronavirus – how could health and wellness evolve?’ outlining how we believe the pandemic could influence health and wellness priorities in the UK. Four months on, we reflect on these six hypotheses to review how things played out in the short term and update how we see these priorities evolving.   As people continue to navigate through the ...
29 September 2020
Michael Gove, Chancellor of the Duchy of Lancaster (CDL), has made a statement in the House of Commons regarding some of the likely impacts of EU Exit with no trade deal. LINK Key points were as follows: Talks with the EU continue, and the UK government is still committed to achieving a deal With or without a trade deal, management of the border with the EU will change O...
29 September 2020
Chancellor of the Exchequer Rishi Sunak has announced that the Budget statement planned for Autumn 2020 has been cancelled. In its place, he announced to Parliament the Winter Economy Plan, a package of short-term measures intended to help support businesses and citizens through the anticipated challenges of Winter 2020-21. With the furlough scheme is due to end in October and many wo...
29 September 2020
A new NHS COVID-19 app has launched across England and Wales. The app will log close contacts with others (based on time and proximity) allowing users to be alerted if they have come into contact with an active carrier of the disease. The app also features risk alerts based on the postcode district, symptoms checker and allow users to book a test. Users are also to “check-in” to ve...