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21 August 2012
Introduction The IGD Industry Nutrition Strategy Group (INSG) was established in April 2003 in light of the recommendations in the Curry Commission Report to establish a Group which will examine how the industry can play its part in encouraging healthy eating as part of a healthy lifestyle throughout the UK. Objectives To enable the food and drink industry to play a constructive role in ...
17 August 2012
This group brings together supply chain managers and environmental specialists from leading UK manufacturers, wholesalers and retailers. It is focused on eliminating product and packaging waste from the supply chain. The learnings from the participating companies are shared widely through online tools, best practice guides and case studies. 2015 areas of focus: This year the group...
17 August 2012
This group brings together supply chain managers and environmental specialists from leading UK manufacturers, wholesalers and retailers. It is focused on eliminating product and packaging waste from the supply chain. The learnings from the participating companies are shared widely through online tools, best practice guides and case studies. 2016 areas of focus: This year the group will...
16 August 2012
Nottingham University’s Summer School in Food Sciences was established in 2009 to encourage school students to choose Food Science as a degree option and later a career. Over the last three years it has gathered increasing support from food businesses and organisations which now sponsor fifty 15-16 year old students. Many of the sponsoring companies are IGD members. The summer school has re...
09 August 2012
What are your earliest Olympic memories? Mine are of Montreal 1976 (and the arrival of our first colour television in time for the opening ceremony): Majestic, long striding Alberto Juantorena of Cuba winning the men’s 400m and 800m – the only man ever to do so The perfect 10 scores of Nadia Comaneci in gymnastics John Walker of New Zealand winning the 1500m For Jonathon Porri...
08 August 2012
Last updated December 2016 - Promotion reliant - Promotional confusion - What shoppers dislike Promotion reliant The food and grocery industry has dialled-up its promotional activity to help shoppers save money through the economic downturn. One impact of this increased focus on promotions is that they are driving the trend for shopping around, ...
07 August 2012
Click on the links below to download Weetabix's most recent CSR reports, and visit their sustainability website Weetabix CSR Reports: Weetabix CSR report 2008 Weetabix CSR website links: Weetabix CSR website
07 August 2012
Add intro copy here’ can you put in ‘Click on the links below to download United Biscuits' most recent CSR reports, and visit their sustainability website: United Biscuits CSR Reports: United Biscuits Environmental report 2012 United Biscuits Environmental report 2011 United Biscuits - Achieving Sustainability 2009 report United Biscuits Sustainability report Unit...
07 August 2012
Click on the links below to download Unilever's most recent CSR reports, and visit their sustainability website: Unilever CSR reports: Unilever Sustainable Living Plan - Progress Report 2011  Unilever Inspiring Sustainable Living: Expert Insights into Consumer Behaviour & Unilever’s Five Levers for Change 2011  Unilever Sustainable Living Plan 2010  Unilever Sustainable ...
07 August 2012
Click on the links below to download Compass' most recent CSR reports, and visit their sustainability website: Compass Group CSR Reports: Compass Group CSR report 2008 Compass Group CSR website links: Compass Group CSR website Compass Group - Corporate Responsibility Report