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13 June 2019
The UK food industry are global leaders when it comes to reformulating the salt content of products. However, the average UK adult still consumes too much.   Download this PDF to understand the opportunities for reformulating with salt. DOWNLOAD INFOGRAPHIC AS PDF DOWNLOAD INFOGRAPHIC AS PDF Sign up to our Healthy Eating newslet...
12 June 2019
Sugar is often perceived as fuelling the obesity epidemic, and consumers are responding to this belief by paying attention to what they purchase.   Download this PDF to understand the opportunities for reformulating with sugar. DOWNLOAD INFOGRAPHIC AS PDF DOWNLOAD INFOGRAPHIC AS PDF Sign up to our Healthy Eating newsletter ...
10 June 2019
Be more confident going into work conversations by silencing your negative inner voice. Here are some practical steps to consider when preparing for potentially difficult conversations at work. 1. Getting into the right mindset What is your desired outcome for the conversation? What do you want to achieve ideally, and what is important to you about the conversation it...
10 June 2019
Be more confident going into work conversations by silencing your negative inner voice. What you say to yourself has a direct result on how you feel and act going into a work conversation, and what you achieve from it. Here are ten commonly used phrases that can undermine your confidence and some suggestions for how to turn them around. How many of these do you recognise in yoursel...
05 June 2019
Take the emotion out of work discussions and learn how to communicate with greater confidence by reflecting on the roles that you and your colleagues play in work discussions. This model shared by confidence experts Andy Coley and Jo Wilson will help you recognise the behaviour that you or your work colleagues might display in different situations. The Drama Triangle The ...
05 June 2019
London is a global hotspot for food-to-go, with many innovative formats to see and learn from. And many trends begin in London, so it’s always worthwhile keeping up to date on the latest developments. But in a city the size of London, the challenge can be deciding where to start. Our recent report on Retail Analysis, London’s food-to-go hotspots , will help you do just that. Here are som...
05 June 2019
  Digital technologies are revolutionising the way the food and consumer goods industry operates and online sales are forecast to grow 163% by 2023 across major markets, according to a new report from research organisation IGD , in association with The Consumer Goods Forum.   Looking at how companies can respond to this change and how businesses will utilise digital technology to...
04 June 2019
Since the government launched its careers strategy in December 2017, many educators are still grappling with how they can meet point four of the Gatsby Benchmarks: linking curriculum learning to careers. Read the article below to find out how IGD can help you meet this benchmark, easily and for free.   As each subject can be applied to hundreds of roles, and with the world of w...
30 May 2019
Ella and Matthew Mills will join food industry leaders on stage in November Ella Mills, Founder and Brand Director of Deliciously Ella, has been confirmed as a keynote speaker for the upcoming food industry event IGD Live , where she will be joined on stage by her husband and CEO of the brand, Matthew Mills. The couple will deliver a joint 20-minute presentation on ‘Finding new rout...
30 May 2019
Comment: Aldi enters Chinese market   Nick Miles, Head of Asia-Pacific at IGD, said: “Aldi has announced that it will open its first store in China on the 7th of June in Shanghai, making China the 11th market where Aldi Süd operates stores.   “Although Aldi Süd has been testing the Chinese market for some time, having launched on Alibaba’s Tmall Global platform in April 2017, Ch...