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Premier Foods blames volume decline on shopping habit shift Subscription

24 Oct 2014 | By Alec Mattinson

Dramatically changing shopping habits are having a far more significant effect on branded suppliers than the supermarket p…

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Premier Foods dampens profit expectations as Q3 sales fall 4.7%

23 Oct 2014 | By Alec Mattinson

Premier Foods has reported a 4.7% drop in third quarter underlying sales and said its full year profit will be at the lower end of expectations.

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Sharwood's pastry bakes launched by Peter's Food Service Subscription

13 Oct 2014 | By Vince Bamford

Peter’s Food Service – producer of Peter’s Pies – is launching Sharwood’s-branded pastry bakes…

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Will Premier Foods restructure boost its share price? Subscription

19 Sep 2014 | By Adam Leyland, Alec Mattinson

An early refinance, better customer relations and a cat-man approach is just the start, insists CEO Gavin Darby

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The egoism of 'diet or die' health reports Subscription

30 Oct 2014 | By Kevin Hawkins

Here we go again with yet another ‘diet or die’ report, this time from 2020 Health…

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We need new cultural advice on food, says Tim Lang Subscription

23 Oct 2014 | By Tim Lang

Next month, the UN hosts the second International Conference on Nutrition in Rome…

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Sweeteners part of healthy eating says Professor Jack Winkler

06 Sep 2014

Put these survey findings into context. If 38% are suspicious of sweeteners, then 62% are not…

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Sugar defines some lines - they would not exist without it

02 Aug 2014

Sir: I am not surprised there is increasing consumer concern about sugar levels in products…

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Misleading sugar messages are not in public interest

12 Jul 2014

Sir: Action on Sugar member Robert Lustig seems to have failed to read SACN’s recent draft carbohydrate scientific review…

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