Food and Drink Federation Awards 2016

The awards are fast becoming the industry benchmark of excellence for innovation, competitiveness and talent.

Entry for the 2016 awards is now closed

22 September, The Brewery, Chiswell Street, London
Guest host: TV presenter and comedian Hardeep Singh Kohli

Awards Shortlist

Apprentice of the Year

Addo - Ben Groom
Coca-Cola GB - Josh Sloan
Mars - Marc Cotton
Mondelez International - Omar Woodburn
Mondelez International - Grant Thomas
Nestlé UK - Keely Laycock
PepsiCo UK - Kaifer Williams

Campaign of the Year

Haribo - Kids' Voices
KP Snacks - Space Raiders - Out of this World
Mondelez International - Joynormous Surprise
Premier Foods - McDougalls Young Baking Team of the Year
Premier Foods - Bisto Spare Chair Sunday
Storm Communications - Proper Cornish - The Pasty Society

Community Champion

Ashbury Labelling - Alex Gibson & Louise Kakoulli
General Mills - Peter O'Reilly
Premier Foods - Anthony Warner
Wrigley - Gurpreet Saundh

Community Partner

Ferrero - Kinder + Sport
KP Snacks - Bolivian Peanut Project
KP Snacks - Living Leadership Team - Stockton Riverside College
Nestlé - Cocoa Plan
Warburtons - Community Investment Programme
Wrigley - PLUSS co-packaging

Education Initiative

KP Snacks - Healthy Eating Week
Premier Foods - McDougalls Young Baking Team of the Year
Thorntons - Factory Tours & Educational Projects
Wrigley - Open Wide, Step Inside

Environmental Leadership

ABP Beef - Ellesmere Development
KP Snacks - Sustaining Brazil Nut Collecting in Bolivia
Mondelez International - Cocoa Life
PepsiCo UK- 50 in 5 progress
United Biscuits - Ultra Biofuel Project

Exporter of the Year

Joe & Seph's
Kudos Blends
London Deli
Premier Foods
Ramsden International

Food and Drink Scientist of the Year

KP Snacks - Andy Clow
Mondelez International - Wayne Price
Mondelez International - Evelien Beuling
Premier Foods - Gordon Wiseman

Food and Drink Engineer of the Year

Addo Food Group - Ian Taylor
Mondelez International - Sarah Boyd
PepsiCo UK - John Walker
Premier Foods - Martin Law

Good Employer

Ashbury Labelling
Frank Roberts & Sons
KP Snacks
Premier Foods

Regional Growth Business

South West England:
Norton Barton:

South East England:
Salter's Must Chup
Simply Ice Cream
Sweetpea Pantry
The London Bread Factory
Fools and Queens

Central England and Wales:
Incredible Bakery
Our House of Spice

Northern England:
T Soanes

Scotland and Northern Ireland - To be announced

Health and Wellbeing

Little Dish
Wholegood Foods


apetito – Purée Petite
apetito – Free from
Premier Foods
United Biscuits

Product Reformulation

Bad Ass Cakes
Halo Foods
KP Snacks
Little Dish
Premier Foods

Rising Star

Addo Food Group - Samuel Benjamin
Jarrett Health - Pearl Jarrett
KP Snacks - Natasha Barnett
Mars - Harriett Greenwood
Premier Foods - Geraldine Garbett
Sleaford Quality Foods - Rob McAndrew

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