Practical Solutions International

About PSI

Practical Solutions International offers practical help in Ethical, Sustainability and Safety.

Practical Solutions International is a dynamic consultancy. We can provide a unique mix of technical and new product development skills through flexible work solutions.

Our goal is to excel in all we do.

Linda (based in the UK)

Professional Experience

Linda has over 19 years’ experience in various food technical management roles with retail, food service and manufacturing. She has managed technical and product development across a number of sectors. In the recent years, Linda has become involved with training of food industry management in HACCP, auditing and BRC. She is also involved in the technical analysis of companies, trouble shooting and helping to develop technical strategies.

Sector Specific Expertise

Ambient grocery (Pasta, Rice, Cooking Oil, Tea, Coffee, Beverages, Biscuits, Cereals, Crisps, Nuts and Snacks, Canned Goods); Ready Meals; Fish; Poultry; Salads, Fruit and Vegetables; Processed Meats; Desserts; Bakery; Dairy.

Key Skills

Training; Auditing (second and third party); Coaching and Mentoring; Communication and Problem Solving.


MBA (Cranfield School of Management), Lead Assessor, Leatherhead Chocolate and Confectionery Course, CCFDRA course on Bakery, YUM University courses in Bread, Cheese, Tomato and Meat Technologies, Poultry Inspection Training (PIA), various Microbiology courses.

Product Expertise

  • Fresh & Prepared Produce
  • Flowers and Pot Plants
  • Chocolate & Confectionery
  • Soft Drinks
  • Tea, Coffee and Hot Chocolate
  • Snacks and Crisps
  • Canned and dry grocery
  • Chilled Ready Meals
  • Dairy Products