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Soho chefs are right to raise the profile of packaging waste Subscription

24 Aug 2016 | By Megan Tatum

Ed Baines one of a number of high-profile chefs to campaign on the issue

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Scrubbys Vegetable Crisps with Character: acid test Subscription

24 Aug 2016 | By Beth Gault

Scrubbys has made a move to revive the crisps category by creating a three-potato blend

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Sugar tax sets a dangerous precedent

24 Aug 2016

Manufacturers and retailers have been taking action for several years to reduce sugar and calorie intake from soft drinks

Contactless payment

Rise of contactless puts pressure on grocers to keep pace with the tap & go revolution Subscription

23 Aug 2016 | By Beth Gault

Shoppers spent £9.27bn on a total of 1.1 billion contactless payments in the first half of this year, overtaking the £7.75bn spent last year in total

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Dunsyre Blue cheese case: Who polices the food police? Subscription

23 Aug 2016 | By Joanna Blythman

Artisans throughout the UK are following with horror the unfolding case of Dunsyre Blue

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Fresh produce must consolidate to thrive Subscription

23 Aug 2016

A perfect storm of pressures is on the horizon for the fresh produce sector

morrisons trolleys

Potts’ Ocado deal clicks as a potential win-win for both parties Subscription

09 Aug 2016 | By Ronan Hegarty

Ocado is setting to work on the store-picking model, which will allow Morrisons to provide an online grocery service across the country, while Morrisons won’t have to share its profits, and will pay less in terms of R&D costs

Morrisons Price Crunch

Morrisons plays the Brexit price reassurance card as Asda price war looms Subscription

01 Aug 2016 | By Ronan Hegarty

This is clever marketing from Morrisons with a number of factors at play

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Post-Brexit good news for Britain’s food exporters Subscription

27 Jul 2016 | By Carina Perkins

It has been a big day for export announcements

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the saturday essay

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Recalls don't have to mean waste Subscription

16 Aug 2016

In the last year alone there have been more than 100 product recalls as a result of food not being correctly labelled

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Understanding beauty junkies to unlock category growth Subscription

09 Aug 2016

Much has been written about millennials: they’re digitally native; socially conscious; globally minded

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How will Brexit affect food labelling rules? Subscription

04 Aug 2016

The current food labelling regime is a patchwork of EU regulations, UK legislation and case law from both EU and UK courts

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Sugar tax sets a dangerous precedent

24 Aug 2016

Manufacturers and retailers have been taking action for several years to reduce sugar and calorie intake from soft drinks

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Get ready for gender pay gap scrutiny Subscription

16 Aug 2016

Paving a clearer and more accessible path towards the top for women in the workplace is still a very real problem

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Post-Brexit, it's time to review e-cigarette advertising Subscription

09 Aug 2016

Brexit means e-cigarette brands and businesses now have a chance for recent EU decisions to be reviewed

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OUTDOOR Pub lunch

Insect promotions are Karoline's latest way to create Buzz

26 Apr 2015 | By Titania Touché

I am envisaging a summer of decadent lunches on a sun-drenched Mayfair terrace…

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