Food safety: Local authorities to increase food allergy awareness
Food businesses and restaurant owners will have to be more vigilant than ever before as local authorities ramp up food safeguards and allergen protection for consumers.
Allergy UK launch guide for food handlers
In response to these concerning figures, Allergy UK has released a free ‘Guide to Food Allergy’ in attempt to inform food handlers about allergies and help them reduce risks for allergic customers.
The real impact of instant restaurant reviews
With instant access to social media, restaurant review sites and forums, customers are now able to share their dining experiences almost immediately. This means that the reputation of your business can very quickly be made or broken…
Food safety: What are my responsibilities?
When it comes to food safety, it is important that employers and food handlers understand their responsibilities. Here we take a look at legislation in food safety and hygiene and how it has changed over the years.
FSA: Pubs could be charged for food inspections
Pubs across the UK may soon be expected to pay for requested re-inspections of their premises under the Food Hygiene Rating Scheme (FHRS), it has been announced.
Pub and bar recruitment bouncing back
The recruitment picture for the hospitality sector as a whole is improving.
Food companies to offer schoolchildren work training
Major grocery retailers will be working with schools to improve their employability in the sector.
Food safety training 'not prioritised enough'
Small food manufacturers do not put enough care into training their staff in food safety.
Food manufacturers face barriers to business training
Time pressures are preventing food manufacturing companies from delivering effective staff training.