Wear It Pink!!

19th October 2018

CPA and The Best Connection raising Money for Breast Cancer

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One more day until we #wearItPink for Breast Cancer Research!

18th October 2018

For a future where everyone with breast cancer lives, we will wear it pink and bake it pink too.

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Why dumping rubbish is a waste of money

17th October 2018

As you know we are always interested in recycling stories here at CPA and this new project is definitely one to watch......

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What will we be drinking in 2019? – Up & Coming Beverage Trends

15th October 2018

There has never been a more exciting time to be in the beverage industry.

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Wear it Pink and Bake it Pink!

12th October 2018

We are proud to be taking part in Wear it Pink on 19.10.18

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Are Cobots the future of Supply Chain?

5th October 2018

Interested in finding out how XPOs Collaborative Robots are changing the face of Supply Chain? They are saving time while improving effectiveness and safety....

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Carlsberg glues beer cans together becoming one of the first breweries to abandon plastic rings

28th September 2018

The Danish firm said the move, which has been heralded as a world-first, to attach its multi-packs with adhesive will reduce the use of plastic to package products by 75 per cent....

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Chilli Con Carne

28th September 2018

Our very own James Constable's favourite weekend recipe...

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Tesco launches trial that pays customers to recycle plastic bottles

28th September 2018

Tesco will trial in-store recycling machines that pay customers 10p per bottle as part of government push to go greener....

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Qualifications in Supply Chain Management

27th September 2018

Become Qualified in Supply Chain Management with the IoSCM

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National Cupcake Week - Highlights

21st September 2018

It’s National Cupcake Week – a celebration in which bakers across the country take to social media to share their delicious creations....

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Friday Recipe: Epic lamb kebabs

14th September 2018

WITH CHIPS, FLATBREADS & SUNSHINE SALAD

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Friday Recipe: Easy Peach Puff Pastries

7th September 2018

These Easy Peach Puff Pastries start with store-bought puff pastry and are filled with peaches, mascarpone or cream cheese. All with a pretty “Rose” shape!...

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Why blueberries should be your new pre-workout snack

6th September 2018

It’s commonly known that CPAs favourite blueberries are a superfood, but just how super are they really?...

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Coca-Cola set to buy Costa in £3.9bn deal

31st August 2018

Whitbread is planning to sell its Costa Coffee business to The Coca-Cola Company in a deal worth £3.9bn....

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Friday Recipe: Bring The Great British Bake Off home: how to make your own Wagon Wheels

31st August 2018

With The Great British Bake Off back on British screens, people are starting to look towards their kitchens and ask "could I do that?"...

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Ben & Jerry’s are launching an ice cream bagel!

30th August 2018

Perfect if you really like ice cream and bagels at the same time.

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Friday Recipe: The Ultimate Paella

24th August 2018

Summer holidays are nearly over, so lets bring them home...

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Friday Recipe: Chicken nuggets with smoked paprika and anchovy mayo

13th July 2018

Food to nosh whilst watching sport...

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Supermarkets recall frozen vegetables over listeria fears

9th July 2018

Supermarkets have recalled bags of frozen vegetables over fears they could contain a deadly bacteria....

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It's Blueberry Season

6th July 2018

Blueberries, all berries really, are superstars among antioxidants...

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Feeling HOT HOT HOT? Try these quirky ice creams

28th June 2018

Six unusual desserts to try in London to keep cool...

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Friday Recipe: Beer can chicken

22nd June 2018

Sunny weekend ahead calls for BBQ fun...

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McDonald's to ditch plastic straws

20th June 2018

McDonald’s is set to replace its plastic straws with paper ones across all of its restaurants in UK and Ireland from September....

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Opportunities for food and drink as Canada legalises cannabis

20th June 2018

Canada’s food and beverage industry faces a new world of opportunities after the country voted to legalise recreational use of cannabis....

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Burts Chips and Jim Beam Release Limited Edition Barbecue Crisps

19th June 2018

The two companies worked together to create a snack which combined the taste of Jim Beam Kentucky Straight Bourbon with sweet and smoky barbecue flavours....

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Friday Recipe: Smoked haddock and chive fishcakes

15th June 2018

We love to cook these smoked haddock and chive fishcakes when we are looking for an easy homemade dinner......

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Friday Recipe: Chicken, Courgette And Poached Cherry Salad

8th June 2018

British cherries are dark and juicy, and plump throughout June. They're at their best eaten from a bowl, with gooey fingers, cherry ink staining them as you remove the stones. Or with this light chicken and courgette salad....

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Fever-Tree releases limited-edition cucumber tonic water

6th June 2018

Fever-Tree has released a new limited-edition cucumber tonic water in the run-up to summer, to give consumers “the taste of British summertime”....

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KFC to Test Vegetarian ‘Chicken’ Later This Year

5th June 2018

Kentucky Fried Chicken have plans to introduce a meat-free chicken alternative in the UK and Ireland!...

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Happy Doughnut Day (1 June)

1st June 2018

Salvation Army celebrates 80 years of Doughnut Day

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Make the most of British asparagus whilst it's in season!

1st June 2018

British asparagus is only in season from 23 April until 21 June.

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Step into Summer With A Jawbox Gin Cocktail

1st June 2018

Do you know it’s World Gin Day on 9th June 2018?

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Happy National Biscuit Day 2018!

29th May 2018

This is the nation’s favourite biscuit for dunking… and it might surprise you

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Pret a Manger sold to Krispy Kreme owner

29th May 2018

Pret A Manger staff to get £1,000 each when sandwich chain is sold to Krispy Kreme owner for £1.5bn...

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British Sandwich Week 2018

24th May 2018

What are top chefs' favourite sarnies?

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Cocktails Fit for a Royal Wedding

18th May 2018

4 Delicious Cocktail Recipes to Make for Your Royal Wedding Watch Party

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Avocado Vegan Ice Cream

15th May 2018

Avocado vegan ice cream, served with a nut butter stone, has launched at one of London's most famous stores...

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Business News Bisto and Mr Kipling makers Premier Foods' shares boosted by sales growth

15th May 2018

Company reported sales of Batchelors Super Noodles jumped to more than 13 million last year

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FDF members cut sugar by 12.1%

15th May 2018

The Food and Drink Federation’s members have cut sugar and salt by 12.1% and 11.4% respectively

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Friday Recipe - Fresh Tuna Taco

11th May 2018

As a food blogger, I love discovering new food ranges and their creators, especially if there’s an interesting story. I met Lizzy Hodcroft, Founder of The Sweet Beet UK in London at a Food Show in November 2017 and we chatted about all things...

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London mayor Sadiq Khan set to ban fast food ads on TFL services

11th May 2018

The mayor says he wants to deal with ‘ticking time bomb’ of child obesity however critics say the measures will have ‘little impact’...

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Challenge group scrutinise UK-wide review into meat processing plants

3rd May 2018

A group providing outside perspective to the joint review by the Food Standards Agency and Food Standards Scotland has met for the first time....

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HAVE A BREAK What are the Japanese Kit Kat flavours?

1st May 2018

From green tea and soy sauce to cherry blossom and cheesecake. In Japan there are hundreds of flavours of Kit Kat which aren't sold in the UK...

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The new food: meet the startups racing to reinvent the meal

1st May 2018

Lab-grown meat and food-tech companies in the US are showing that applying science to what we eat can save the world and make money...

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Nestlé Waters launches emoji inspired bottles

27th April 2018

Nestlé Waters UK is introducing new emoji bottles to its Nestlé Pure Life portfolio, to inspire children to drink more water....

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Cocoa’s recent price rise

26th April 2018

Cocoa’s price remained high even as world market prices for other food commodities fell

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UK businesses make world-leading pact to tackle plastic pollution

26th April 2018

The UK Plastics Pact, launched today by sustainability experts WRAP, is a unique collaboration which brings together businesses from across the entire plastics value chain with UK governments and NGOs to tackle the scourge of plastic waste....

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The History of Vanilla

24th April 2018

Americans seem to like vanilla ice cream better than chocolate.

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New EU organic regulation to deliver ‘certainty’ to consumers

23rd April 2018

The European Parliament has approved new rules that aim to provide consumers with “certainty” over the quality of organic products and support growing organic production in the bloc....

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These are the 5 fastest growing restaurants in America

23rd April 2018

For a long time, restaurants were focused on providing homogenized meals at the fastest pace possible....

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EC proposals to ban unfair trading practices welcomed

20th April 2018

A European Commission proposal to ban unfair trading practices (UTPs) in the food supply chain has been welcomed by numerous groups....

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Food Safety Conference: regulation and threats in focus

19th April 2018

The all-day conference will take place at etc.venues Maple House, Birmingham, on 21 June Changes in regulation and future threats lead the themes at this year’s Food Safety Conference, organised by Food Manufacture....

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Brexit driving UK food business acquisitions

18th April 2018

UK food businesses remain in demand for prospective buyers

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Food and Drink Expo 2018

9th April 2018

PROVIDING THE NUMBER ONE ROUTE TO THE UK FOOD AND DRINK MARKET

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Easy Peasy Lemon Squeezy, Strib Rhubarb Streusel

6th April 2018

Strib Rhubarb Streusel Pudding This really is easy!

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EMBER

6th April 2018

EMBER launches on-the-go ‘shot’ format of its all natural, high protein Biltong

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Fever-Tree profits fizz as sales of low-calorie tonic double

6th April 2018

Drinks maker to move into mixers for dark spirits after success of light tonic

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Flat response to soft drinks levy introduction

6th April 2018

The drinks manufacturing industry has reiterated its opposition to the Soft Drinks Industry Levy that came into effect today (6 April 2018)....

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The unstoppable rise of veganism: how a fringe movement went mainstream

6th April 2018

Health, climate change, animal welfare... what’s driving more people and brands to embrace a plant-based lifestyle?...

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Healthier soft drinks will 'plug alcohol gap' in 2018

29th March 2018

The latest Britvic Soft Drinks Review has highlighted how the soft drinks category benefited from trends including health and premiumisation in 2017....

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Nestlé alters the structure of sugar to make healthier chocolate

29th March 2018

The Swiss confectioner has said that its innovative sugar reduction technique, which claims to deliver the same sweetness level with less sugar, was inspired by c...

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Pineapples

Are Pineapples the new Avocado?

28th March 2018

New figures from supermarket group Tesco reveal that pineapple sales are the “fastest growing fruit” in the UK....

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Scottish and Welsh governments call for clarity on rural funding

28th March 2018

The Scottish and Welsh governments have called for action from the UK Government over rural funding after Brexit...

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