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Caterers' spend on 'ethical' British food nears £50m mark Subscription

29 Mar 2017 | By Matt Strudwick

Spend shot up by 40% between 2015 and 2016, according to the Soil Association…

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ACS and Scottish Grocers Federation slam bottle return scheme Subscription

22 Mar 2017 | By Ellis Hawthorne

Yesterday delegates at the NFRN Scotland conference pledged to support the scheme

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Scots indies back deposit refund scheme for bottles and cans Subscription

21 Mar 2017 | By Ellis Hawthorne

Customers could receive a small reward for returning used bottles and cans to retailers

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Twelve cocoa companies commit to end rainforest destruction

21 Mar 2017 Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | By Beth Gault

Nestlé, Mondelez, Mars and palm oil producer Olam came together with the Prince of Wales to pledge plan of action

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Our food environment needs protecting from the dead zone

23 Mar 2017 | By Joanna Blythman

New concerns about factory farming have been flagged up by Philip Lymbery’s book Dead Zone: Where the Wild Things Were

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Princess Anne lines up a royal rumble with GM comments Subscription

22 Mar 2017 | By James Halliwell

It’s always fun when the Royal Family weighs in on matters of national importance

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Millions of people like farmed salmon

24 Feb 2017

Dr Martin Jaffa of Callander McDowell and Scott Landsburgh of the SSPO respond to Joanna Blythman’s latest column on Scottish farmed salmon

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Amazon will place its own labels at centre of strategy Subscription

16 Dec 2016 | By Julia Glotz

Sir, Amazon Go represents another example of it removing friction from the shopping process and continuously innovating

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Co-op's record on waste Subscription

01 Dec 2016

Our long-term ambition is for all packaging to be recycled where it can be, and we are making a bold start



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