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Why is it that most staff in HR are female? Blog

It’s well established that HR is one of the few career paths heavily dominated by women. While it’s easy to roll out lots of tired…

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Does The UK’s Food Industry Have a Sexism Problem? Blog

The food industry in the UK is going from strength to strength. From manufacturing to restaurants, and everything in between, we British are moving forward…

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Will a plastic packaging tax really work? Article

We’re all aware that single-use plastics are bad. There has been a plethora of activity surrounding plastic straws, single-use coffee cups and food packaging for…

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Will AI replace you and your job? Article

It feels like we’ve been predicting the loss of millions of jobs to robots for decades, and with AI (Artificial Intelligence) and automation becoming capable…

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Could a no-deal Brexit hit our food supplies? Blog

At a time when food banks are already giving out more packages than ever, would a no-deal Brexit drive prices higher and reduce or eliminate…

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Is there a worrying weakness in food labelling rules? Blog

Food labelling has found itself in the news recently for all the wrong reasons. Recent tragic events have generated a new conversation about how lax…

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How is the food and drink sector affected by the 2018 budget? Blog

All sectors in the UK have had their difficulties recently. Political and economic uncertainty has created a precarious market. Despite this, on the whole, the…

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Why the sugar tax won’t work Blog

Many countries tax unhealthy lifestyle choices. The extra revenue raised is used to offset the additional costs and strain placed on healthcare infrastructure. With strong…

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Is the government going too far with the energy drink ban? Article

As the government brings in new regulations for the sale of energy drinks, some manufacturers and ministers are shouting about the government overreaching and becoming…

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