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09 October 2020
Watch this video to hear the latest on what the UK’s exit from the EU could mean for the food and consumer goods industry. This video will cover: Politics and government Business readiness for EU Exit Economic position Shopper sentiment DOWNLOAD THE SLIDES More economic news and analysis EXPLORE .EconNews { background: #3b1e61; pa...
06 October 2020
The Migration Advisory Committee (MAC) has published the results of its review of the Shortage Occupation List (SOL). This will be an essential component of the migration system in the post-EU period. A worker with a Shortage Occupation will gain 20 tradable points , thus making it easier to enter the UK. Shortage Occupation is defined by reference to three criteria: A specif...
06 October 2020
New data from ONS show that UK citizens continued to eat out in September, even though the governments Eat Out to Help Out Scheme had ended. As shown in the chart, eating-out grew in popularity week-by-week through August 2020. This could be a result of diners developed confidence that eating out was safe. Eating out continued through September, suggesting that the activity was driven...
06 October 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. EU exit negotiations The ninth and last of the planned sequence of trade talks between the UK and the EU ended last week. Further progress has been made on several matters and media...
06 October 2020
The UK’s Internal Markets Bill has moved through the legislative process, from the Commons to the Lords, without major changes. EU opposition to this Bill remains intense. The EU has asked the UK to remove particularly problematic sections by the end of September, but this has not been done. The EU sees this as a breach of Article 5 of the Withdrawal Agreement and the EU Commissio...
06 October 2020
A career revolving around people or numbers? Hear from Helen, HR Director at Allied Bakeries, and Matthew, National Account Manager at P&G.   Duration: 30 mins 18 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...
06 October 2020
Find out about how Amy (Medical Affairs Manager at Danone) and Jade's (Regional Learning Partner at Tesco) contrasting career journeys, led them to their current job roles?.   Duration: 29 mins 7 secs .embed-container { position: relative; padding-bottom: 56.25%; height: 0; overflow: hidden; max-width: 100%; } .embed-container iframe, .embed-container object, .embed-container em...
06 October 2020
Interested in Sustainability? Or working with people? Meet Gordon, Sustainable Packaging Manager and Vas, People Partner.   Duration: 27 mins 52 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; left: 0; width: ...
06 October 2020
Explore jobs where you create new chocolate products and travel across Europe - Meet Jenny, Senior Scientist at Mondelez and Dean, Sustainability Director at ABP Foods.   Duration: 30 mins 10 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...
06 October 2020
Get some insights from STEM expert Ken - Senior Engineering Manager at Sainsbury's and Dan, Customer Propositions Manager at Tesco.   Duration: 30 mins 22 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; left: ...