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Supermarkets aiming for a plastic-free future

Supermarkets aiming for a plastic-free future

Following yesterday’s announcement from the Prime Minister, Britain’s supermarkets are heading for a plastic-free future, but what does this mean for the food industry? With hundreds of brands pledging to reduce their plastic packaging, the way we buy our food and household goods will be transformed. What impact will this have? Without disposable plastic packaging, […] Read More

The fastest growing markets for UK exports in 2017

The fastest growing markets for UK exports in 2017

2017 has been a very successful year for exports of British food worldwide. Following the Brexit vote, experts were concerned about the welfare of the British export industry, however throughout 2017 the market continued to grow. According to a report carried out by the Food & Drink Federation (FDF), worldwide export of branded goods from […] Read More
Salmon sales on the rise for UK food exports

Salmon sales on the rise for UK food exports

UK food exports have recently increased and salmon sales are at a record high with British salmon becoming more popular across the globe. The increase in exports is partly due to the drop in the pound following UK’s vote to leave the EU, however it is also down to UK products being in demand more […] Read More
Demand increases for frozen food

Demand increases for frozen food

Recent figures show that in the last year, retail sales of British food have grown 3% to £3.5bn according to Kantar WorldPanel. The increase comes primarily from ice cream and frozen confectionary, representing 22% of the frozen food market. Frozen product sales increase As well as sweet frozen products, the sales of prepared vegetables, notably […] Read More
UK food exports hit record-breaking quarter

UK food exports hit record-breaking quarter

According to the Food and Drink Federation (FDF) the first quarter of 2017 saw food and drink exports rise to £4.9bn, reportedly the largest first quarter value ever recorded. The fall in the pound has made British export products cheaper on the international market and has therefore increased the demand. Government changes affecting UK export […] Read More
Supermarkets aiming for a plastic-free future
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