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  • Consumers wasting too much food

    Following on from our recent post on the blog about Tesco’s admission that 28,500 tonnes of food was wasted in its stores and distribution centres in the first six months of this year alone come further news that the big waste problem in the UK is with consumers.

  • Tesco to tackle food waste

    Despite the launch of the Tesco and Society campaign in May, partly aimed at reducing food waste, figures released on today show 28,500 tonnes of food was wasted in Tesco’s stores and distribution centres in the first six months of this year alone.
    A quarter of grapes supplied to the supermarket giant were never eaten, along with 40 per cent of apples and 20 per cent of bananas.

  • LINPAC on the ball again with Featherstone Rovers

    We are delighted to announce that we have further strengthened our commercial partnership with the Featherstone Rovers and will be the main shirt sponsor in 2014 on both the home and away playing shirt as well as replicas.
    LINPAC’s name first appeared on the Featherstone Rovers shirt in 1981/1982 in the first ever shirt sponsorship deal in Rugby League and we were the main sponsor of the club until 1989.

  • Still time to get Fresh! with LINPAC Packaging

    Food packaging buyers, retailers and food processing professionals interested in attending one of LINPAC Packaging’s popular Fresh! seminars still have time to put their names down to attend.

  • Convenience spreading to the forecourt

    Last week our Vice President Marketing and Innovation Jo Stephenson and Rajesh Tandon, New Business Development Manager, attended the NACS conference on the Future of International Convenience 2013.
    Jo and Rajesh met a lot of interesting people from a wide range of sectors but one meeting got us thinking about how the nature of convenience shopping was changing.