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David McMillan joins as Site Director for Calder Foods

We are delighted to welcome David McMillan to the business as Site Director for Calder Foods. David brings a wealth of experience with him, having worked in the food industry for 30 years. David joins us from McVities in Glasgow where he was Site Director and prior to that he enjoyed a board role as Production Director for Refresco Gerber in Somerset. In addition, he has worked for Roche Pharmaceuticals, Nestle, Allied Bakeries and Dairy Crest.

David says; “Having joined the company last month, I am already enjoying working for this reputable business with great quality products and people. As Site Director I will look to build on its history of success and help to grow the business within the food to go market, by continuing to manufacture high quality and innovative products and delivering a service we are proud of to our customers.”

Technical Manager Casey Higgins Wins Prestigious OSI Europe QA Communication Award

On Friday 5th April 2019, Sharon Birkett presented Casey Higgins, Oliver James and Proper Pies Technical Manager, with the newly introduced OSI Europe QA Communication Award.

Sharon Birkett, Director of Quality & Regulatory Affairs at OSI International Holding GmbH, explains;

“OSI Quality Group created this new award for the best communicator at the annual OSI Europe QA Meeting. Each Technical Manager presented an opportunity or best practice from their site. Their peers voted on their presentation skills, clarity and conciseness. Clear, concise communication and commanding attention are critical skills for a Technical Manager when they are involved in a crisis or communicating up the organisational structure.

We are proud of Casey Higgins, the first winner of the prestigious Communication Award. Casey can now display her trophy, drive the competitive spirit and show her skills to the site teams. Congratulations Casey, a job well done!"

 

NEW MARINATED TANDOORI CHICKEN LAUNCHED UNDER OUR LOVE FRESH RANGE

Our NEW Love Fresh Marinated Tandoori Chicken (Code 9442) is now available to order. Its succulent slicked chicken breast coated in a tasty tandoori marinade makes it delicious and versatile.

Click here for some fantastic recipe ideas including a Tandoori Chicken Pizza, Onion Bhaji Chicken Tandoori Turnover, Chicken Tandoori Toastie, Chicken Tandoori Biriyani, Chicken Tandoori Club Naanwich, Chicken Tandoori Nachos and Tandoori Chicken Shawarma.

New Award Winning Vegan Mayonnaise

We have launched a NEW Award Winning Vegan Mayonnaise. Click here to find out more about this on-trend new vegan product and be inspired by a delicious recipe idea.