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FPJ LIVE 5-6 October 2020

FPJ LIVE 5-6 October 2020

FPJ LIVE is a one-day event packed with insight and discussion with leaders from the fresh produce industry, offering plentiful opportunity for networking and knowledge sharing. FPJ Live unlocks access to valuable takeaways, industry insights, practical solutions and powerful connections.

Almost 200 attendees from the length and breadth of the UK fresh produce industry will gather together at the famous grounds of the Ricoh Arena. With three stages of thought-provoking content featuring a fascinating mix of on-stage interviews, punchy presentations, multimedia and interactivity, there are plenty opportunities to learn and get inspired.

The winners of the FPJ Awards will receive their trophies on the evening of Monday 5 October at a fun and informal social evening.

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FPJ Live brings together UK fresh produce leaders 

FPJ Live brings together UK fresh produce leaders 

 

The Ricoh Arena on 7-8 October became the venue for around 200 leaders from the UK’s fresh produce industry UK fresh produce industry to share industry insights, develop practical solutions and establish powerful connections. Featuring three stages of on-stage interviews, presentations, multimedia and interactivity, there were plenty opportunities to learn and get inspired. 

The winners of the UK Fruit & Vegetable FPJ Awards received their trophies on the evening of Monday 7 October at an informal social evening. These are pan-industry fresh produce awards voted for by the trade itself and reward excellence across the industry, with FPJ subscribers voting for their winners in a transparent process.

This is a list of the winners:

UNSUNG HERO :    WINNER: KRISS PORADA (FRESH FOOD CO EU)

YOUNG PERSON OF THE YEAR: WINNER: ADAM LOCKWOOD (LOCKWOOD SALADS) 

WOMEN IN PRODUCE AWARD 2019: WINNER: HARRIET DUNCALFE (H&H DUNCALFE) 

THE SUSTAINABLITY AWARD 2019: WINNER: ALDI 

THE INNOVATION AWARD 2019: WINNER: WEALMOOR 

MARKETING OR DIGITAL INITIATIVE 2019: WINNER: AVA BERRIES (ANGUS SOFT FRUITS) 

CHARITABLE INITIATIVE 2019: WINNER: SALLY ORANGE 

WHOLESALE OR FOODSERVICE SUPPLIER OF THE YEAR 2019: WINNER: ANGUS SOFT GROUP 

FRUIT GROWER/SUPPLIER OF THE YEAR 2019: WINNER: BLUE SKIES 

VEGETABLE GROWER/SUPPLIER OF THE YEAR 2019: WINNER: FLAMINGO PRODUCE 

FRESH PRODUCE RETAILER OF THE YEAR 2019: WINNER: ALDI

FPJ EDITOR’S AWARD: WINNER: VEG POWER