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COVID-19

Stay up to date with all the latest news and updates of the COVID-19. Read about the latest government guidelines and restrictions, with information about the work and initiatives the British Frozen Food Federation are launching in order to help support the industry.

 


Latest Update

 

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Apr 20

Changes to professional driver requirements

The Government has announced temporary changes to professional driver requirements as part of its response to the coronavirus outbreak.  ...
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Industry Support Initiatives

 

The Wholesale Support Platform

Since the closure of the hospitality sector, the supply chain into the Out of Home market is overstocked with chilled ...
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The Transport Support Platform

In these difficult times we are seeing some parts of the industry having to take vehicles off the road as ...
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The Spare Worker Availability Portal

The British Frozen Food Federation is working with the Association of Labour Providers to help promote the Spare Worker Availability ...
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The BFFF COVID-19 Query Page

The BFFF COVID-19 Query Page has been created to show the main queries in which our team are receiving from ...
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The COVID-19 Weekly Webinar

The COVID-19 Weekly Webinar As the Coronavirus Crisis unfolds, BFFF has stepped up to address member concerns.  We will be ...
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The Frozen Food Platform

As the Government’s advice issued on Monday starts to take effect it is clear that consumers habits are changing at ...
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All Updates

 

March 30, 2020 / BFFF Update

Maintaining Social Distancing in Food Processing Plants

Updated 03.04.20 - Now includes a link to the Food Standards Scotland guidance: https://www.foodstandards.gov.scot/downloads/COVID-19_-_FSS_Guidelines_for_Food_Business_Operators_and_their_Employees_FINAL.pdf and a Questionnaire for Food Business...
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March 30, 2020 / BFFF Update

Redistribution of Chilled and Frozen Food

Since the closure of the hospitality sector, the supply chain into the Out of Home market is overstocked with chilled...
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March 30, 2020 / BFFF Update

COVID-19 Furlough Workers and the Job Retention Scheme

Updated 30/03/2020  -  The Covid-19 Job Retention Scheme is a temporary scheme open to all UK employers to provide financial...
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March 30, 2020 / BFFF Update

What can a first aider do to help during the coronavirus outbreak?

If you have been trained in first aid you may be wondering how you can put your skills to use...
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March 27, 2020 / BFFF Update

The Coronavirus Business Interruption Loan Scheme (CBILS)

As we live through times of unprecedented change the Government are similarly introducing unprecedented measures to support businesses across the...
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March 27, 2020 / BFFF Update

Covid-19 – what we’re doing to help members

A note from BFFF CEO Richard Harrow - A dedicated Covid-19 section has been added to our website where you...
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