Viewpoint Special Edition: Focus on Labour Shortages

Date : 04 October 2021

Viewpoint Special Edition: Focus on Labour Shortages explores recent events, long-term influences and the solutions businesses may be able to take to protect themselves from future workforce challenges

EU Exit and COVID-19 has disrupted the stable employment situation of the last ten years, and like many industries, the food and consumer goods industry is facing challenges from a widespread workforce shortage, difficulty recruiting for certain roles and increased competition for people. The food and consumer goods industry plays a vital role in feeding the nation and must accelerate efforts to build a workforce fit for the future.