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Premier Foods sales fall 6.2% in ‘subdued’ market

24 Apr 2014 | By Vince Bamford

Premier Foods sales fell 6.2% year-on-year in the first three months of 2014, the company revealed today.

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Hovis adds flavour to sliced bread range with Taste Sensations

20 Apr 2014 | By Vince Bamford

Hovis is launching three flavoured sliced loaves – its first NPD since splitting from parent company Premier Foods…


Premier Foods introduces defibrillators to all UK sites

19 Apr 2014 | By Guy Montague-Jones

Premier Foods has introduced defibrillators to all its UK sites – including Hovis ones…

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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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Is there a sweet solution to the sugar problem? Subscription

05 Apr 2014 | By Joanna Blythman

The sugar lobby has lost its war to keep a lid on the health risks posed by its product…

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Waitrose juice shake-up is a sign of the times

05 Apr 2014 | By Guy Montague-Jones

Almost overnight, fruit juice has become public health enemy number one…


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There's too much alarm over sugar and sweeteners

13 Apr 2014

The launch of health campaign group Action on Sugar in January sparked a debate around sugars in the diet…

Sugar witchhunt is simplistic and infantile

14 Mar 2014

Original estimates that suggested 50% of the population would be obese by 2050 now seem optimistic…

Spoonful of sugar

Stick to facts on sugar!

15 Feb 2014

If we are to make any progress in our understanding of diet and health, we must address the key issues honestly…

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