sir david naish

Sir David Naish: tributes paid to former NFU president

2019-03-29T15:40:00+00:00

Through his tenure as NFU president, Naish also became president of pan-EU farmer representative body COPA

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Tony de Angeli, legendary ex-editor of The Grocer, dies aged 87

2019-02-13T07:02:00+00:00

De Angeli was best known for his regular Thursday slot on the Jimmy Young show on BBC Radio 2

Frank Brake

Brakes founder Frank Brake dies aged 85

2019-01-07T14:30:00+00:00

Brake, one of three brothers who established the foodservice giant, passed away on his 85th birthday

david cullen

Former Nisa-Today's chairman David Cullen passes away

2018-10-03T09:54:00+01:00

Friends, colleagues and rivals all described him as a gentleman

Kevin Hawkins

Former Safeway and BRC director Kevin Hawkins passes away

2018-09-21T11:34:00+01:00

During his time at Safeway and the BRC, Hawkins was one of the most recognisable and respected figures in the grocery industry

ken wood

Weetabix pays tribute to late CEO Ken Wood

2018-09-14T15:23:00+01:00

The company’s former chief executive died on 7 September at the age of 67.

peter melchett

Tributes paid as minister and activist Peter Melchett dies

2018-09-03T16:03:00+01:00

The Soil Association’s policy director died earlier this week after a short illness

Neil McNicol

'A true legend of the industry', Neil McNicol of McCurrach

2018-05-23T03:57:00+01:00

Jack Sinclair, CEO of US-based 99 Cents Only Stores, shares fond memories of Neil, who died suddenly on 13 May