We are delighted to introduce a new special award celebrating the Hidden Heroes of the UK food and drink industry. This award will recognise an exceptional individual who has worked hard behind the scenes to keep the nation fed during the Covid-19 pandemic.

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The entry deadline has been extended to 11.59pm Wednesday 20 April for these categories only:

  • Digital Transformation
  • Emerging Business
  • Manufacturing Initiative
  • Registered Dietitian / Nutritionist of the Year

Entry has now closed for all other categories. Keep an eye out for the shortlist announcement in Summer! 

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Previous winners

Moy Park

Case Study

Hidden Hero 2020

Moy Park’s Culinary Team in Craigavon led by Aaron Dixon turned their new product development kitchen into a production line during the pandemic, creating 1,000 healthy and nutritious meals a week for those in need.


Case Study

Hidden Hero 2020

Erika works in Unilever’s Away From Home Team (Unilever Food Solutions), looking after the elderly care sector.

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