The view from WRAP

  • Going for gold – the race to beat global food waste

    By: Dr Richard Swannell, Director Development Programmes Posted: 26 Sep 2016
    2016 has been a huge year for UK athletes. Scores of sportsmen and women smashed personal bests and brought home an amazing haul of medals from Rio. The Olympic and Paralympic Games showcase the best in the world where skill, training, ambition and action are key to success. Watching the Games I was struck by how these same drivers are essential in another Herculean task that we all face,...
  • It's all about the jeans

    By: Marcus Gover, CEO, WRAP Posted: 16 Sep 2016
    If you are going to talk the talk then you need to walk the walk.  That has never been more important than earlier this week when I delivered my first speech as WRAP CEO at RWM, and I decided to wear my Nudie jeans.  I didn’t realise they would cause so much interest on Twitter - although admittedly not quite as much as #RecycleWeek, which was trending at No3! - but I’m delighted they...