Removal of HVOs

Kellogg has pledged to remove hydrogenated vegetable oils from its cereal bars by the end of the year. The company's UK breakfast cereals are already free of HVOs.

Trade director speech

Morrisons' senior trading director, Martyn Jones, is to speak at the IGD's Supply Chain Summit, to be held in London on 9 November. He will outline developments that have taken place across the company's supply chain and highlight key priorities for suppliers in 2007.

NFT sale completed

Northern Foods has completed the £51.2m sale of NFT, its chilled distribution business, to a new company formed through a management buyout and backed by Phoenix Equity Partners.