Asda Prosecco

Asda recalls Prosecco over shattering bottles

22 Oct 2014 | By Vince Bamford

Asda has recalled batches of its Prosecco Spumante Extra Dry wine following complaints about the bottles shattering.

Simon Coveney

Ireland sets up new food investigations unit

03 Oct 2014 | By Vince Bamford

A new food investigations unit has been set up by Ireland’s Department of Agriculture, Food & the Marine…

Bump Mark

Bump Mark food freshness label designer picks up Dyson Award

19 Sep 2014 | By Andrew Stone

A young designer who invented an innovative food freshness warning label has won a prestigious James Dyson Award…

Citrus black spot

South African growers halt citrus exports to EU over black spot

11 Sep 2014 | By Kevin White

South African growers have voluntarily suspended some exports of citrus fruit to the EU…


Microscope lab

The red flags of food fraud: a guide

08 Sep 2014 | By Julia Glotz

The red flags of food are part of an ongoing project by Professor Lisa Jack of University of Portsmouth to categorise warning signs in the supply chain.

horse meat

Elliott wrong to suggest retailers risk new Horsegate says BRC Subscription

13 Sep 2014 | By Andrew Opie

Professor Elliott’s Review recognises the strengths of the UK supply chain but also correctly identifies the change in min…

Horse attached to tesco trolley

Horsemeat scandal lessons must be learnt

11 Sep 2014 | By Clive Black

The horsemeat scandal was a dark moment for the British food industry, and the meat industry in particular…

Police Supplier Fraud

UK’s new food crime unit: what food companies need to know Subscription

09 Sep 2014 | By Jessica Burt

The UK is to get its first food crime unit by the end of the year. Jessica Burt of Mills & Reeve outlines what food companies need to know now

your say...

Horsemeat test

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…

Chris Elliott

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…

Chris Elliott, of Queen's University, Belfast

Elliott Review must be followed by new alliances

13 Sep 2014

The Chartered Institute of Environmental Health welcomes the recommendations of the Elliott Review…

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