Food charity Fareshare has opened a new distribution depot in Belfast following a partnership with the Council for the Homeless Northern Ireland, marking its first expansion outside mainland UK. The new FareShare Island of Ireland depot...
Ocado is to begin delivering in the West Country and southern Wales from tomorrow. The online retailer will service the new markets using from its Bristol distribution hub, plans for which were first announced in October. Ocado said the launch would enable it reach one million extra households.
Mrs Crimble’s is taking its free-from treats worldwide after sealing a series of new export deals. The Hampshire bakery this week announced its first major orders from Australia following a distribution deal with Trialia Foods. The company is also set to enter Denmark.
Overall food and drink exports from the UK were down 4.4% to £12.3bn
Chichester Crown Court heard that contractor Bradley Watts was lagging pipes in the loft space of the company’s Chichester site when he was electrocuted in June