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Advertising to kids facing tough new clampdown Subscription

03 Jul 2015 | By Ian Quinn

The Department of Health is planning to clamp down on advertising to children…


Fruit Heroes sets up Facebook chat about healthy eating Subscription

27 Jun 2015 | By Carina Perkins

Fruit snacking brand Fruit Heroes is hosting a Facebook webchat to help answer parents’ questions…

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Jamie Oliver sugary drinks move misguided, says soft drinks industry

22 Jun 2015 | By Fiona McLelland

BSDA director general Gavin Partington said industry efforts to help consumers make healthier lifestyle choices were proving far more effective than any tax

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Coca-Cola Enterprises reveals plans to slash 10% of calories by 2020

11 Jun 2015 | By Ian Quinn

Coca Cola Enterprises has announced plans to cut calories across its entire portfolio by 10% in the next five years.

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Guilt lanes present more complex issues than headlines suggest Subscription

26 Jun 2015 | By Megan Tatum

Neither voluntary measures nor regulation can solve the obesity crisis…

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Health food lessons from the US Subscription

21 Mar 2015 | By Claire Nuttall

And there was I thinking Europe was doing well on the whole health agenda……

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Energy drinks: trade must address issue of sales to children

15 Feb 2015 | By Vince Bamford

As a rule, I trust retailers and consumers to do the right thing…


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Scaremongering sugar debate does not help children

13 Nov 2014

I write in response to a report on sugar (‘Action on Sugar claims a quarter of kids’ juice drinks have as much sugar as Co…

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Sweeteners part of healthy eating says Professor Jack Winkler

06 Sep 2014

Put these survey findings into context. If 38% are suspicious of sweeteners, then 62% are not…


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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