Keeping it Local
The Company is an active member of the areas in which we operate and aims to make a positive contribution to local communities by getting involved in local events, by bringing jobs for local people and supporting neighbouring businesses and organisations.
Encouraging New Talent
By developing links with Universities, Colleges, Apprentice Providers and Schools, we are a promoter of STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Manufacturing) based careers and also employ a significant number of local people in the areas in which our businesses operate.
We offer a range of programmes for students and those looking to develop their career including;
- Supply chain training programmes
- Degree apprenticeships
- Work experience
We are an active member of the local community and support the annual Lichfield Festival and Market where
- A cooking demonstration
- Rocket the tractor from Florette’s 2017 advertising campaign
- Free salad for local people
As part of our support to local nominated charities, our employees participate in fundraising events and raise money for good causes.
We work closely with local charity, St Giles Hospice Care and sponsor some of their fundraising events throughout the year including their yearly run and Solstice walk events.
We also take part in a range of other local community events including;
- The Lichfield Mud run
- The Mad Dog 10k in Southport
- The Fradley 10k