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“Retail Suicide” – An Anonymous Article from and for the Fresh Food Sectors….

Retail has always had winners and losers, but in the race for more customers, has ethics been comprised for far too long? There’s an elephant in the boardroom, and it’s the true cost of production, be it in food, drink or clothing. Reflect on the business culture you operate in – that disposable, single-use, cheapest […]

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This weeks VLOG. Grower Led Summit summary & Dominic Raab the Brexit Secretary, works out where Dover is…

  This week’s VLOG from Max MacGillivray and Redfox Executive Selection. We gain the views from Carol Ford from AC Goatham & Son post their Growers led Seasonal Workers Summit held earlier this week…and see what a potential mess, Dominic Raab, the man in charge of Brexit has created for himself as he admits that […]

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This week’s VLOG. It’s all about Padstow & the upcoming Growers Led Seasonal Workers Summit

Its time again to hear from Max for this week’s VLOG.  It’s all about Padstow (aka Padstein!) and the upcoming Growers Led Seasonal Workers Summit arranged by Carol Ford and AC Goatham & Son   CLICK PICTURE BELOW TO VIEW VLOG!  For all the info on our current roles or to find that special individual for your […]

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Accomplished Fresh Produce Leader Looking for NEW Projects – UK & Ireland

Redfox is currently working with an accomplished fresh produce leader, who is looking to support businesses where they have a project, opportunity or problem that they need short, medium or long-term help / extra resource with. With experience across a variety of fresh produce categories including prepared, and having carried out many roles from those […]

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IMPORTANT – Grower Led Seasonal Workers Summit. To be held on Wednesday 7th Nov 2018 @ 5:30pm in Kent.

AC Goatham & Son are looking to host a Grower Led Seasonal Workers Summit. The purpose of the meeting is as follows: AC Goatham & Son, wish to facilitate a meeting and have an open discussion (Chatham House rules) with other significant grower businesses within the Horticulture sector on the topic of Seasonal workers.  Whilst […]

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OUR VLOG OF THE WEEK NOW LIVE – Don’t Be Depressed Working in Ag or Fresh Produce…just have a plan…

In this weeks VLOG from Max MacGillivray & Redfox Executive Selection, Max cannot work out where to film…yet again (!)….and he also discusses how to get out of the spiral of the “race to bottom” by constructing a plan …a plan for your business. CLICK ON THE PICTURE TO VIEW THE VLOG To see all […]

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Managing Pesticides in Fresh Produce – A must Attend Course For Those Technical Managers who have daily contact with retailers in the UK

Managing Pesticides in Fresh Produce is a defined course aimed at Technical Managers who have daily contact with retailers in the UK. The course is highly participative and will use practical examples to enable learning to be easily applied to real business situations. The course will tackle difficult issues in pesticides which are typically faced by […]

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IN THIS WEEK’S VBLOG FROM REDFOX WE LOOK AT THE DEMISE OF SEARS IN THE US, CHANGES AT M&S IN THEIR FOOD TEAM & IT’ S ALSO ALL ABOUT PUMPKINS!

  In this week’s VBlog from Redfox Executive Selection our Max MacGillivray reviews the changes happening in retail with the demise of SEARS in the US and the management chances happening at Marks and Spencer in their food sectors. We also meet up with Gina Long MBE to discuss her Gee Wizz charity and their […]

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This Week’s VBlog from Redfox from the Fresh Produce Journal’s “Live” event from Coventry

In this week’s VBlog from REDFOX, we review the Fresh Produce Journal’s “live” event at Coventry held earlier this week. It was a great event with high caliber speakers and we managed to grab a word with the likes of Andrew Burgess Nick Green, Duncan Mills, Tim O’Malley, Jason Burgess, William Burgess, Michael Barker and […]

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