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Hovis bread

Over 200 jobs at risk as Hovis plans Leicester bakery closure Subscription

23 Jul 2014 | By Guy Montague-Jones

Hovis is planning to close its bakery in Leicester with the loss of more than 200 jobs, The Grocer has learned.

Premier Foods Gavin Darby

Premier Foods profits up despite sales dip

22 Jul 2014 | By Alec Mattinson

Tight cost control has enabled Premier Foods to post a 2.1% increase in first half profit despite seeing a drop in sales of its ‘power brands’.

batchelors deli

Batchelors Deli Box to add cous cous lines

22 Jun 2014 | By Lisa Riley

Premier Foods is looking to boost the health credentials of pot snacks by extending Batchelors Deli Box into cous cous…

Gavin Darby

Why the Hovis deal marks a new era of opportunity at Premier Subscription

31 Jan 2014 | By Guy Montague-Jones, Vince Bamford

As Premier hives off Hovis, we look at what this means for both businesses – and the man in charge for 12 months…

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Obese belly

Sugar debate must recognise personal responsibility Subscription

11 Jul 2014 | By Kevin Hawkins

When the government announced a cull of quangos in 2010, one of the 192 bodies on its hit list was SACN…

Sugar cubes

Sweet and sour manifesto

05 Jul 2014 | By Robert Lustig

The rhetoric over added sugars in our diet has reached fever pitch on both sides of the Atlantic…

Poll

Can Dave Lewis make a go of it as CEO of Tesco?

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Sugar Cane Commodities

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…

HEALTH DILEMMA

Health facts and science not hype must be front of mind

05 Jul 2014

Our health is one of, if not the, most vital and important aspect of our lives…

fizzy drink

Tesco's gold initiative

28 Jun 2014 | By Mark Young

The intense debate surrounding sugar and artificial ingredients remains at the very top of the national media’s agenda…

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