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Premier Foods doubles number of price-marked packs Subscription

31 Jul 2014 | By Vince Bamford

Premier Foods is doubling the number of price-marked packs it offers to include all lines in its core convenience range.

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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.

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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’.

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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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Focus on bacon and sausages

Michael Mosley's blood pressure teaches us a valuable lesson

20 Aug 2014 | By James Halliwell

Guess what, bacon fans? Two rashers a day will knock two years off your life, according to Should I Eat Meat?…

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How do we solve the ‘junk food’ problem? And what is it anyway? Subscription

16 Aug 2014 | By Corrado Finardi

What are the right policy tools to help people cut down on so-called ‘junk foods’?


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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…


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…

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