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Rappi partners with Jüsto

Fresh Plaza 12 Oct 2021
Iceland trials new packaging in bid to reduce plastics. The frozen food supermarket chain Iceland has announced the launch of 9 new product lines that it says are plastic-free or have a heavily reduced plastic content, reportedly resulting in a reduction in plastic of 36.6 tonnes.
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Continente: Certification for fruit and vegetable supply chain

Fresh Plaza 12 Oct 2021
Iceland trials new packaging in bid to reduce plastics. The frozen food supermarket chain Iceland has announced the launch of 9 new product lines that it says are plastic-free or have a heavily reduced plastic content, reportedly resulting in a reduction in plastic of 36.6 tonnes.
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UK Army put on standby to ease fuel crisis

Graphic 10 Oct 2021
The UK is estimated to be short of more than 100,000 lorry drivers - causing problems for a range of industries, including food suppliers and supermarkets, in recent months ... But Richard Walker, the managing director of supermarket Iceland, told BBC Two's Newsnight the visas would not begin until mid-October, adding ... Credit. The BBC ....
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Marks & Spencer and Iceland see frozen Christmas food sales jump by up to 500%

ITV 08 Oct 2021
Some supermarkets have already reported a sharp uptick in festive food staples, with M&S having sold 25,000 turkeys by the start of October ... The supermarket said the word ‘Christmas’ reached over 17,000 searches across Iceland’s website in the past week alone, while it noticed a spike in searches for ‘mince pies’ as early as July.
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Sales of frozen Christmas turkeys quadruple amid fears of shortages

The Independent 04 Oct 2021
British supermarket Iceland, which sells mostly frozen foods, is currently seeing a 409 per cent increase in sales of turkeys compared to this time last year.
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Lockdown Bristol through the eyes of a key worker

The Independent 02 Oct 2021
For Chris Hoare, bicycle courier work was a back-up job, something he started to support himself through his photography MA ... Right near the beginning of the pandemic, two Iceland vans were aimlessly set on fire in the middle of the night. At the same time delivery services by supermarkets were booming providing a lifeline for many vulnerable people ... .
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Amazon offers bonuses to attract 20,000 temporary staff

BBC News 29 Sep 2021
Retail giant Amazon says it will pay bonuses to attract temporary staff as it recruits 20,000 seasonal UK workers ... Fears over worker shortages have already prompted other firms to warn of problems in the run up to Christmas ... The fashion chain Next and supermarket Iceland are among firms warning of potential pre-Christmas disruption ... Related Topics. .
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UK Petrol supply: Army put on standby to ease fuel crisis

Joy Online 28 Sep 2021
The UK is estimated to be short of more than 100,000 lorry drivers – causing problems for a range of industries, including food suppliers and supermarkets, in recent months ... But Richard Walker, the managing director of supermarket Iceland, told BBC Two’s Newsnight the visas would not begin until mid-October, adding ... .
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Petrol supply: Army put on standby to ease fuel crisis

Joy Online 28 Sep 2021
The UK is estimated to be short of more than 100,000 lorry drivers – causing problems for a range of industries, including food suppliers and supermarkets, in recent months ... But Richard Walker, managing director of supermarket Iceland, told BBC Two’s Newsnight the visas would not begin until mid-October, adding ... .
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UK to offer 10,500 post-Brexit visas to counter growing worker crisis

The Jordan Times 27 Sep 2021
As well as threatening timely fuel supplies, the lack of lorry drivers has hit British factories, restaurants and supermarkets in recent weeks and months ... Supermarkets are also feeling the heat, with frozen-food group Iceland and retail king Tesco warning of Christmas product shortages.
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Foreign HGV driver visa plan ‘insufficient’ to fix Christmas supply chain issues

AOL 26 Sep 2021
“Supermarkets alone have estimated they need at least 15,000 HGV ... Richard Walker, managing director at Iceland supermarket, called the announcement “critical” and pushed for shop staff and other key workers to be fast-tracked past petrol pump queues. The supermarket boss said.
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Britain to offer 10,500 post-Brexit visas to tackle chronic worker shortage

Straits Times 26 Sep 2021
As well as threatening timely fuel supplies, the lack of lorry drivers has hit British factories, restaurants and supermarkets in recent weeks and months ... Supermarkets are also feeling the heat, with frozen-food group Iceland and retail king Tesco warning of Christmas product shortages.
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Britain to offer 10,500 post-Brexit visas to counter growing worker crisis

Straits Times 26 Sep 2021
As well as threatening timely fuel supplies, the lack of lorry drivers has hit British factories, restaurants and supermarkets in recent weeks and months ... Supermarkets are also feeling the heat, with frozen-food group Iceland and retail king Tesco warning of Christmas product shortages.
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Panic at the pumps: Ambulance crashes into car waiting for fuel and police are forced ...

The Daily Mail 26 Sep 2021
'Supermarkets alone have estimated they need at least 15,000 HGV ... Richard Walker, managing director at Iceland supermarket, called the announcement 'critical' and pushed for shop staff and other key workers to be fast-tracked past petrol pump queues. The supermarket boss said.
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Brazil’s Bolsonaro: UK PM has asked for ‘emergency’ food deal

Press TV 24 Sep 2021
Britons set to face ‘permanent shortages’ in supermarkets, trade body warns ... In Britain, there has been a supply shortage at supermarkets since there have been critically few transport truck drivers ... Furthermore, the managing director of the Iceland supermarket warned that food supplies could come under threat within days, not weeks.
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