Twenty-Three Enforcement Orders Served On Food Businesses In November.

The Food Safety Authority of Ireland (FSAI) today reported that during the month of November, 21 Closure Orders, and 2 Prohibition Orders were served on food businesses for breaches of food safety legislation, pursuant to the FSAI Act, 1998 and the EC (Official Control of Foodstuffs) Regulations, 2010. The Enforcement Orders were issued by environmental […]

Wincanton Renews Wines And Spirits Contract With Waitrose & Partners.

Wincanton, the largest British third-party logistics (3PL) company, will continue to manage the storage and distribution of wines and spirits for Waitrose & Partners after signing a three-year contract renewal with the Partnership. From its HMRC-approved bonded warehouse facility in Greenford, London, Wincanton will coordinate the distribution of around 12.5m cases of wines and spirits […]

Castell Howell Successfully Goes Hybrid With MFS.

Thermo King and Frigoblock, along with Marshall Fleet Solutions, are working with Castell Howell Foods, a UK food wholesaler, to operate a hybrid fridge system for undermount application on trucks and drawbar trailers. This innovation, which was originally shown for the first time at the CV Show earlier this year, focusses on how transport and […]

Müller Incentivises Further Herd Health And Welfare Improvements.

Müller Direct[1] farmers are being offered the opportunity to earn an additional payment worth 1.0 pence per litre in 2020. The Müller Direct Premium 2020, which all Müller Direct farmers can opt in to, will be available to those who commit to continually improve herd health and welfare standards, and end the practice of euthanising […]

Food Conference Explores Our Use Of Plastic Packaging.

The Food Safety Authority of Ireland’s (FSAI) Food Safety Consultative Council today hosted an open meeting to review and debate the role of plastic in the food sector. ‘Food and Plastic – A Question of Taste?’ provided a platform for experts to debate the use of plastic packaging in the food sector and the changing […]

Yale And Briggs Equipment Help Marston’s Keep A Firm Grip On Its Stock.

– Marston’s six breweries brew and distribute over 60 of the UK’s best loved ales from across the country, as well as distributing licensed brands, spirits and soft drinks.– Their fleet currently consists of over 200 Yale® trucks supplied by Yale partner, Briggs Equipment. – Briggs Equipment has worked closely with Marston’s to ensure the […]

Chris Porter Joins Kukla Beverage Logistics.

Kukla Beverage Logistics are pleased to announce that former Porter & Laker, Hillebrand director and Benevolent CEO, Chris Porter has joined the company in October. Porter will undertake a business development role to promote the global range of freight and logistics services to the UK drinks industry and to consolidate the growing reputation of the […]

€30 million Investment Secures Position As A World Leading Pizza Cheese Supplier.

Ornua, Ireland’s largest exporter of Irish dairy products, today celebrated the official opening of its new, €30 million, state-of-the-art cheese production facility in Ávila, Spain. The new facility has been built on the former Ornua cheese manufacturing site, opening two years to the day since that site was sadly destroyed by a devastating fire. The […]

Shipping Number Of The Week: 82% Drop In US Soya Bean Exports To China.

US soya bean exports to China are 82.8% lower in the first seven weeks of the 2019/2020 marketing season compared to the same period of the 2017/2018 marketing year, before the trade war started affecting this trade, according to BIMCO’s market analysis team. So far, only 1.1 million tonnes of US soya beans have been […]