There are more apprentices than ever in the food and drink supply chain. These are the potential industry leaders of the future. Our Apprentice of the Year will have shown exceptional progress in both their skills development and studies or have made an exceptional contribution to the business through a one-off project.

Those nominated must be undertaking their apprenticeship at the time of nomination. The nomination can be made by a line manager, HR representative or college tutor.

Previous winner

FDF Awards: Apprentice of the Year 2021 - Cherri Chan – Unilever UK & Ireland

Case Study

Apprentice of the Year 2021 - Cherri Chan – Unilever UK & Ireland

Cherri Chan is a Packaging Developer within the Ice Cream category at Unilever and has hit the ground running since joining the Packaging Apprenticeship in 2019.

Coca-Cola European Partners

Case Study

Apprentice of the Year 2020

Since Jordan’s assessment day, his values of hard work, curiosity and perseverance have been stand-out.

Kyle Constable

Case Study

Apprentice of the Year 2019

Kyle Constable is an apprentice at OAL, helping global food manufacturers adopt OAL's patented Steam Infusion technology to optimise their cooking process.

All awards case studies