Green Movers

Soil Association Certification announces new chief executive

SOIL ASSOCIATION Certification has appointed Martin Sawyer as its new chief executive. Martin has a background in the food industry.                     Martin brings extensive experience in consumer food markets having worked in management roles for Premier Foods, Bomfords Ltd, Oscar Mayer and Bakkavor. He has operated…
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Oceans crucial for our climate, food and nutrition

BETTER MANAGEMENT of the world's ocean resources is crucial to ensuring food global security, the FAO said during a roundtable discussion with United States Secretary of State John Kerry.               The event, "Our Ocean: Next Steps on Sustainable Fishing and Marine Protected Areas", was organized as a follow-up to this week's…
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Compassion’s Valuable New ‘Jewell’

Farm Animal Welfare Charity, Compassion in World Farming, has appointed Jemima Jewell Head of Food Business to lead its European positive engagement programme, supporting Dr Tracey Jones, Director of the division.   Jemima, 30, is responsible for helping drive the continued success of the Food Business team in forging links with major companies in the…
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New MD for Mitie’s Environmental business

MITIE, THE FTSE 250 strategic outsourcing company, has appointed Rob Cattell as the new managing director of Environmental +. He replaces David Johnson, who has retired.   Rob has over twenty-five years’ experience in facilities management both at a national and international level and prior to this appointment has been managing director of MITIE's Facilities…
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Compass Group UK & Ireland appoints new Managing Director

COMPASS GROUP UK & Ireland has announced the appointment of Dennis Hogan as its new Managing Director, from 1st January 2014.   Hogan will replace Ian Sarson, which is moving to a new role as Director of Healthcare & Senior Living for Compass Group in Europe & Japan.   Both Sarson and Hogan will report…
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New director at Compassion in World Farming

Dr TRACEY JONES has been appointed Director of Food Business at Compassion in World Farming to help the charity reach its target of positively impacting the lives of one billion farm animals by 2017, replacing Steve McIvor who has gone to the World Society for the Protection on Animals.            …
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Energy Efficiency Award sponsored by 3663

The award was presented by Heather Angus, People & Sustainability Director of 3663                   Energy Efficiency has been a big focus for the industry this year and is not set to stop so this really is a very important category. Entrants to this category needed to highlight…
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Sustainable Supplier Award sponsored by Brakes

The awards was presented by Brakes Marketing Director James Armitage.                   One of the most hotly contended categories. In hardship businesses are always looking to keep costs down, maintain employment yet boost profit. Many businesses have used this opportunity to look at sustainability; their impact and have…
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