FDBusiness.com

Search is on for top food and drink entrepreneurs

 Breaking News
  • UK Restaurant Numbers Drop Again as Consumer Tastes Shift Britain’s restaurant numbers have fallen for the sixth quarter in a row, the new edition of the Market Growth Monitor from CGA and AlixPartners reveals. Independent operators have borne the brunt of the closures with group-owned restaurants proving more resilient despite some major brand failures. The quarterly survey of the country’s supply of licensed premises reports a 3.4% drop in [...]...
  • Molson Coors Commits to Reduce Plastics in Packaging Molson Coors in the UK and Ireland is removing the plastic packaging from its Carling and Coors Light brands, as part of new global packaging goals. The brewer will remove the plastic film wrap from large multipacks by the end of March 2020, replacing the plastic wrap with 100% recyclable fully enclosed carton board. By [...]...
  • Carlsberg Group Upgrades Full Year Operating Profit Outlook Carlsberg Group has delivered organic operating profit growth of 17.7% for the first half of 2019 with reported growth of 18.2% to DKr 5.17 billion (€693 million). Organic net revenue growth was 4.2% and on a reported basis net revenue rose by 6.5% to DKr32.99 (€4.42 billion). Operating margin improved by 160bp to 15.7%. Reported net [...]...
  • Diageo Forms New Rum Joint Venture Diageo and Corporación Cuba Ron, a leader in the production of premium Cuban rums, have created a joint venture – Ron Santiago. The joint venture will have exclusive global distribution rights to Santiago de Cuba, a premium Cuban heritage rum brand. Globally, premium and above rum segments are growing ahead of the category overall, with premiumisation [...]...
  • Stirring Times For US Yogurt – Innovation is Vital in a Changing Consumer Environment Over half of all U.S. consumers now buy yogurt as part of their typical grocery basket, according to a new report from Innova Market Insights, but their habits appear to be evolving. Convenience themes are becoming increasingly important, for example, with 17% of consumers naming this as a significant choice factor in 2018, which is [...]...

Search is on for top food and drink entrepreneurs

Search is on for top food and drink entrepreneurs
June 18
11:53 2014
The search is now on for Britain’s first-ever Investec Food & Drink Entrepreneur of the Year 2014.It seeks top food and drink entrepreneurs from the nation whose food is now the envy of the world.

The Awards are partnered by Business is GREAT/The GREAT Britain Campaign which showcases the very best of what Britain has to offer.

Whether small or large, a producer or a retailer, the unique chance is here to tell your story, parade your business success before the country’s greatest entrepreneurs themselves – and win £5000. The competition is free to enter.

The glittering judging panel includes the indefatigable Luke Johnson (Pizza Express, Patisserie Valerie, Feng Sushi, Strada, Giraffe, Gail’s Artisan Bakery), Lord Karan Bilimoria of Cobra Beer, Julian Metcalfe, Pret a Manger and Itsu, Lady Carole Bamford of Daylesford Organics and Lord Noon of Noon Foods.

Brought to you by The Food Awards Company, Investec Food & Drink Entrepreneur of the Year 2014 is sponsored by Investec, the specialist bank with deep entrepreneurial roots and a core focus on working with entrepreneurs and their businesses.

James Stirling of Investec, says: “Investec is delighted to be sponsoring the Food & Drink Entrepreneur of the Year awards. Britain continues to foster world-beating innovation in this industry, with some of the most exciting new brands in recent years originating from these shores.

“The Food & Drink sector has always been a key focus of activity for Investec, and one in which we have gained a deep institutional expertise, having worked with so many successful entrepreneurs in this space over the years.”

So don’t stay in the wings – put your best foot forward, take a bow and see your name in lights! – See more at: http://www.fdiforum.net/en/fdi/npd/1125#sthash.wCXdHRQe.dpuf

About Author

colin

colin

Related Articles

Food & Drink Business Conference & Exhibition 2016

Upcoming Events

  • September 11, 2019Packaging Innovations & Luxury Packaging London 2019
  • October 1, 2019PPMA Total Show
  • October 17, 2019Future Food-Tech
  • November 18, 2019Plastics Caps and Closures Conference 2019
AEC v1.0.4

find food jobs

The Magazine

F&D Business Preferred Suppliers

New Subscriber

Subscribe Here



Advertisements