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'It's back to the bad old days in red meat' warns Elliott Subscription

28 Aug 2015 | By Julia Glotz

A year on from his post-Horsegate review, Professor Chris Elliott worries aggressive buying practices are back in parts of the market

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Salmonella scare forces Tesco free-from product recall

20 Aug 2015 | By Ian Quinn

The FSA announced the product recall for Tesco’s Free From Belgium Chocolate Wafer products


Bowood Farms abattoir goes into administration

14 Aug 2015 | By Carina Perkins

A statement from administrators Leonard Curtis said the company had ceased to trade

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'Universal' vaccine plan for avian flu Subscription

06 Aug 2015 | By Carina Perkins

Scientists at the Pirbright Institute and University of Oxford have started work on the development of a universal vaccine…


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BRC audits reveal safety standards - and risks - in UK food Subscription

22 May 2015 | By Vince Bamford

A snapshot of UK food safety is offered by the latest report on data collected during the BRC Global Food Safety Standard audits

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Trust is vital for the future of the food and drink industry Subscription

21 Aug 2015

There is an emerging demand for products that are ‘LATTE’: Local, Authentic, Traceable, Transparent and Ethical

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Food fraudsters be warned: science is closing in on you Subscription

31 Jul 2015

The technology does now exist to provide a comprehensive picture of the genetic content of any foodstuff…

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Does Swallow This herald another annus horribilis for food? Subscription

19 Mar 2015 | By Joanna Blythman

Joanna Blythman’s book has received an awful lot of press, but what are the consequences for the industry?


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A safe haven

12 Apr 2015

Many retailers would argue trust has to be earned before sensitive information is divulged

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Well done Tesco for publishing meat test results

04 Oct 2014

My view on the Tesco meat cross-contamination results (, 25 September) is probably different to most…

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The term 'food crime' needs to be used with care

13 Sep 2014

We welcome the Elliott Review and the acceptance of its recommendations by the government…

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