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Supply chain crisis could last months, admits Boris Johnson
The supply chain chaos causing empty shelves in Britain's supermarkets could last months, Boris Johnson has admitted.
PM warned CO2 situation 'national security issue' - follow live
Boris Johnson's government has been warned that the UK faces a " national security issue" over a sudden shortage of carbon dioxide (CO2) used by the food and drink industry, with the issue set to cause problems in the food supply chain.
Frozen food and meat shortages loom in carbon dioxide shortage
Britain faces shortages of frozen meals and even Christmas turkey due to a sudden shortage of carbon dioxide used by the food and drink industry.
Beer, fizzy drinks and meat supplies threatened as CO2 shortage deepens
The UK is bracing itself for a severe shortage of CO2 gas impacting supplies of beer, fizzy drink and meat, according to reports.
The Largest Meal Kit Company in America Could Be the First to Unionize
Workers at two HelloFresh factories in California and Colorado have announced their intention to unionize.
The British retailer Marks & Spencer blames Brexit as it closes French stores.
Marks & Spencer, the large British retailer that has been battling Brexit costs and delays for months, said on Thursday that it would close its 11 food stores in France.
UK, US and Australia launch landmark security pact
Along with technology, industrial bases and supply chains will also be shared.
Use Case: Classifying Fruit
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The handling of perishable foods like fruits and vegetables in a supply chain can involve many processes like sorting, weighing, and identifying expired produce.
Logistics startup Stord raises $90M in Kleiner Perkins-led round, becomes a unicorn and acquires another company
When Kleiner Perkins led Stord's $12.4 million Series A in 2019, its founders were in their early 20s and so passionate about their startup that they each dropped out of their respective schools to focus on growing the business.
COP26: UK still lagging on climate policy, report says
By Roger Harrabin BBC environment analyst
Think tank the Green Alliance says current plans will deliver less than a quarter of the cuts needed to meet the UK's 2030 climate goal.