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LATEST SKILLS / WORKFORCE...

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Grow your own engineers

28/04/2023

Following the announcement that Bob Pratt, engineering systems training specialist at Becketts Foods, had won a Mentor Recognition Award from MGTS, fo...

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Addressing engineering skills challenges

24/02/2023

Suzanne Gill explores how food processors might start to address the current skills shortage and finds out how the sector could have greater success i...

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Upskilling to ensure smart technology is properly utilised

12/10/2020

Suzanne Gill asks whether engineers in the food and beverage process industry have the skills needed to work with changing manufacturing models that e...

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Moving forward with the right skills

27/07/2020

Suzanne Gill spoke to a cross section of food industry spokespeople to get their views on the engineering skills that the food industry will need to m...

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What skills are needed to meet current and future needs?

23/02/2020

Food Processing spoke to a cross-section of leading food and beverage processors to discuss their perceived engineering skills requirements and how th...

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Skills: a vital ingredient for Industry 4.0 success

16/02/2020

Food Processing looks at the changing skills requirements as industry moves towards Industry 4.0. ...

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Training: the challenges and the opportunities

20/05/2019

Nik Watson looks at the training challenges and opportunities that now face managers and their staff in the food and beverage sector, whether they are...

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Mind the gap!

12/04/2018

Mary Hunter, managing director of Columbus UK, explains why industry needs to nurture the next generation of STEM students to help address the skilled...

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A key ingredient for success

12/03/2018

The UK food industry in the UK is experiencing a crisis – fewer new recruits are being attracted into the sector and experienced workers are leaving. ...

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Adding value with an upskilled workforce

02/03/2018

Alison Wheelock demonstrates the value of upskilling the workforce. ...

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Line breaking: ensuring best-practice

03/06/2017

Cleaning, repair and maintenance of industrial systems can cause damage to pipework. Compliance with a line breaking policy is essential to reduce the...

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Make it all about your people

17/04/2017

John Husband argues that achieving a good organisational culture is vital to ensure that goals and objectives are met. ...



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EcoStruxure: Transforming the Food and Beverage Supply Chain for Efficiency and Sustainability

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The food and beverage industry is grappling with a significant challenge as food and non-alcoholic beverage prices surged by 13.6% up to August 2023, ...

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A green cleaning revolution

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Brent Stansfield discusses the factors that are driving the use of natural cleaning products in food production environments....

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Optical character recognition with AI improves label reading

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Mathijs Baron and Feifei Huo argue that Optical character recognition (OCR) powered by artificial intelligence (AI) provides a modern, automated solut...

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National roll-out for Made Smarter programme

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Government has finally committed to expanding the pioneering Made Smarter technology adoption programme....

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Stainless steel motors solution for food/pharmaceutical mixers

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A UK manufacturer of stainless-steel mixers for the food, drink, chemical and pharmaceutical industries had been searching Europe, Asia and the USA fo...