Optivita axed

Kellogg's pulls plug on cholesterol-lowering Optivita cereal Subscription

26 Sep 2014 | By Vince Bamford

Kellogg’s has axed cholesterol-lowering cereal brand Optivita…


Tesco backs Responsibility Deal's 2017 salt reduction pledges

19 Sep 2014 | By Ian Quinn

All of the major supermarkets are now backing latest measures on salt after Tesco signed up to the 2017 salt reduction targets under the Responsibility Deal.

AB Sugar CEO Mark Carr

Why we need to make sense of sugar

17 Sep 2014 | By Mark Carr

As the new Making Sense of Sugar campaign launches, AB Sugar CEO Mark Carr explains why it is high time that the sugar industry fought back in the obesity debate.

Making sense of sugar

AB Sugar launches counter-offensive in war on sugar

17 Sep 2014 | By Ian Quinn

The UK is in danger of setting dietary targets that are “impossible” to reach, according to AB Sugar, which today launched a campaign to counter the war on sugar as an ingredient.

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Coke Life and the new 'third way' for sweetness

26 Sep 2014 | By Charles Rolls

So finally they get it. Coca-Cola, Lucozade and a host of others are launching half-sugar versions of their classic drinks…


Stevia: a messaging struggle for the 'natural' sweetener Subscription

19 Sep 2014 | By Claire Nuttall

Stevia might be a more natural sweetener, but it’s not as easy as it seems to get that message across…

Jamie Oliver

Jamie Oliver's Comfort Food? More like deep down dirty food

06 Sep 2014 | By James Halliwell

What in God’s name has happened to Jamie Oliver? On Jamie’s Comfort Food (C4, 9pm, 1 Sept) he repented of his sins…


After its shock profit announcement this week, where now for Tesco?

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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…

Sugar Cane Commodities

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…

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