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IGD unveils 'Healthy Eating' anti-obesity industry drive Subscription

09 Oct 2015 | By Ian Quinn

More than 100 companies have committed to a major industry drive in response to the obesity crisis

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Shake-up of rules for food & drink advertising to children planned by CAP Subscription

29 Sep 2015 | By Ian Quinn

The Committee of Advertising Practice (CAP) has launched what it said would be a far-ranging review of the self-regulatory system

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Health lobby heat 'may force quick sugar fix from government' Subscription

25 Sep 2015 | By Ian Quinn

Health lobby pressure against sugar “could scupper the chances of voluntary industry reformulation”


Jamie Oliver sugar tax proposal rejected by government: reactions Subscription

21 Sep 2015 | By Ben Adams

Our round-up of how the industry and campaigners have responded to news the government has ruled out a fizzy drinks tax

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Water's time has come as health debates rage Subscription

02 Oct 2015

Manufacturers and supermarkets continue to seek alternatives to food and drink products high in sugar and fat

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If sugar is the new tobacco, move fast Subscription

18 Sep 2015

Jamie Oliver’s call for a tax on sweetened drinks is just one of a growing number of broadsides in the war on sugar


Teaspoons illustrate importance of relativity in sugar debate

04 Sep 2015 | By Adam Leyland

I quite like this teaspoons of sugar idea. Whether it’s on the front of the pack or the back of the pack…


Is Aldi's online wine move a stepping stone to online grocery?

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Bad dietary advice from government: how many are harmed? Subscription

18 Jun 2015

Joanna Blythman hits the nail on the head with her views on the ‘fatuous advice’ about diet and health…


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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