Lumina Intelligence UK is a leading research organisation covering the UK food to go market. In this member meeting, Katie Prowse shared exclusive data from their Food To Go Market Report 2021.
In August 2020 the government announced that in 2021 the Single-Use Carrier Bag Charge would be increased to 10p and extended to all retailers in England. Since its introduction, use of carrier bags in the main supermarkets has reduced by 95% and the Government is keen to build on this success.
Over the course of the pandemic there has been increased focus on lean manufacturing systems and removing people, paper and even audit visits from the equation. Even training has moved out of the classroom. Has the pandemic led to permanent change and is a more technology enabled and streamlined approach that is here to stay?