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Farewell free coffee at Waitrose - it was fun while it lasted Subscription

24 Mar 2017 | By James Halliwell

A loss leader like Waitrose’s free coffee is stupid if all it does is make a loss

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Simon Amstell's Carnage: a witty and provocative look at meat Subscription

23 Mar 2017 | By Megan Tatum

The year is 2067. Meat and dairy are outlawed

Fiona Kendrick

What obesity plan for the out-of-home sector? Subscription

17 Mar 2017 | By Ian Quinn

Could the wheels be starting to come off the Childhood Obesity Plan before its first targets are published?

Bennett's Fish & Chips

The Best of British Takeaways: tasty history of fish & chips Subscription

16 Mar 2017 | By James Halliwell

“Fast food doesn’t have to mean bad food,” said Tom Kerridge on The Best of British Takeaways

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Smutty cereal: a sexy way to start the day?

23 Mar 2017

London startup Cereal Motel has come up with a quartet of what it calls ‘deliciously inappropriate cereals’

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Budweiser's beer plan for the red planet

23 Mar 2017

Bud has come up with a way to make life on Mars fun: space beer

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Psychology's 'serene' cure for chocolate addiction

23 Mar 2017

Australian boffins espouse a two-stage process to cut chocolate cravings


What do you think of Princess Anne's comments on GM food?

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Syn values and Porky Lights

23 Mar 2017

Sir, Slimming World does not endorse any products and we certainly do not, and have never, endorsed Porky Lights sausages


Brands must be worth their prices in Brexit era

23 Mar 2017

Sir, So what will the new world of grocery retail look like when Article 50 is triggered?

Online booze sales

The diner tech revolution hits its stride

17 Mar 2017

“Technology has had a central role in shaping restaurant operations”

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