CFA supporting WRAP re water security

CFA is a supporter of waste reduction charity WRAP’s new road map for water security. As well as businesses continuing to increase water use efficiency, WRAP expects that the UK food and drink industry will meet an overall target (by 2030) of ensuring that 50 percent of fresh food is sourced from areas with sustainable water management.

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A decade of Chilled Education recognised

CFA’s initiative to address a skills gap in chilled food production is 10 years old. Representatives from industry and education have sent warm messages of thanks and support. “There is much to be optimistic about” Patrick Coveney, CEO of Greencore Group plc (and CFA member company) explains Chilled Education’s significance to the chilled food sector:y) explains Chilled Education’s significance to the chilled food sector: “I send congratulations to the CFA for ten years of its Chilled Education initiative. At its inception it was addressing a massive skills gap in the industry. “Over the decade we’ve seen graduates, inspired by Chilled […]

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The winner takes it all (again!)

Chilled Education experienced a happy tinge of déjà vu last month when it won the Food and Drink Federation’s Education Initiative of the Year Award it previously won in 2014. Commenting on the award (shown left with CFA’s Karin Goodburn), the FDF judges described CEd as an: “Outstanding, sustained educational initiative, highly creative, tailored to age groups and professionally presented

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