Barry Callebaut increases UTZ Certified training activities with cocoa supply chain intermediaries in Côte d’Ivoire

Barry Callebaut increases UTZ Certified training activities with cocoa supply chain intermediaries in Côte d’Ivoire

  “Cocoa Horizons” sustainability initiative broadens farmer base   ·         Training implemented by Barry Callebaut’s local sustainability experts in cooperation with UTZ Certified representatives ·         Work with intermediaries complements company’s work with farmer organizations and cooperatives ·         Advances company’s efforts to make agricultural training available to a broader spectrum of farmers in Côte d’Ivoire Zurich/Switzerland, October 4, 2012 – […]

BCP rolls out upgraded EPoS solution to SPAR stores

Retail solutions provider Business Computer Projects Ltd (BCP) has successfully rolled out an upgraded version of the SPARPoS point of sale software solution to independent and company owned stores across SPAR UK’s estate to support the company’s new EFT solution and give retailers a faster, more secure means of serving customers and handling card payments.The […]

UK fresh produce industry celebrates strong links with China

UK fresh produce industry celebrates strong links with China

The UK fresh produce industry celebrated its strong trading relationships with the People’s Republic of China at the 66th Fresh Produce Consortium Annual Dinner on Saturday 4 February 2012, held at The Savoy, London, with sponsors The China Chamber of Commerce of Import and Export of Foodstuffs, Native Produce and Animal By-Products (CFNA) and Anglia Business […]

SymphonyIRI Group identifies Fizzy Drinks and Chocolate as Favourites with UK Shoppers, worth an additional £196 million in 2011 compared to 2010

SymphonyIRI Group identifies Fizzy Drinks and Chocolate as Favourites with UK Shoppers, worth an additional £196 million in 2011 compared to 2010 Bracknell, U.K, 6 February 2012 – The fastest growing grocery categories in the UK in 2011 have been revealed by SymphonyIRI Group, the leading FMCG market measurement and insight consultancy. Canned Cola is at […]

FORTNUM & MASON FACES NEW FOIE GRAS CRUELTY EXPOSÉ

Datalogic Group 2012-2014 Business Plan approved   Bologna, September 28, 2012 – The Board of Directors of Datalogic S.p.A. approved the Group’s 2012-2014 Business Plan.   Datalogic Group forecasts that in 2014, it will register consolidated revenues of between €600 million and €620 million, with a 2011-2014 CAGR of 13% and expects to achieve an […]

FORTNUM & MASON FACES NEW FOIE GRAS CRUELTY EXPOSÉ

FORTNUM & MASON FACES NEW FOIE GRAS CRUELTY EXPOSÉ New PETA Video Reveals Horrific Cruelty on French Goose Farms Linked to ‘The Queen’s Grocer’   London – Shocking undercover video footage of several farms represented by the Sarlat Périgord cooperative, which supplies Fortnum & Mason foie gras distributor Georges Bruck, was released today by animal rights organisation […]