Does new UK tariff policy mean cheaper sugar?

The UK’s new tariff policy is due to come into effect on 1 January, here’s what it means for the sugar industry 

Capri Sun 50% Less Sugar

Capri-Sun responds to cost pressures with multipack cuts

Coca-Cola European Partners has slashed two pouches from the majority of 10x200ml multipacks

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Tight turkey supplies push wholesale prices up 20% this Christmas

Wholesale prices paid by some independent butchers and foodservice operators were as much as 20% higher than last year

Grocery fruit

‘Banana prices should rise if shoppers want sustainable fruit,’ warn campaigners

NGO Banana Link said retailers and consumers needed to ‘share the burden’

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No sign of high cocoa prices abating despite fall in demand

Year-on-year third quarter grinding volumes in the EU have remained at the same level as last year

Brakes slow cooked beef featherblade

Brakes launches ‘Perfect for Pubs’ promotional campaign

A series of recipe videos will feature Brakes customer and Michelin-starred chef Mark Sargeant


Brits paying more for US whiskey as EU tariffs start to take effect

The likes of Jim Beam, Jack Daniel’s, Knob Creek, Bulleit and Maker’s Mark have seen an upswing in price

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Sainsbury’s raises prices across raft of own label spirits

The retailer has increased prices by an average of 4% across a swathe of drinks


Fruit & veg deals soar as supermarkets battle discounters

Almost all the major mults have increased promotions on fresh produce compared to 2018

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Shoppers back ban on HFSS promotions, finds exclusive survey

The poll comes after the government published its latest plans for a crackdown on obesity last week

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Brits splashing out on fizz as sparkling wine prices surge

The average price per litre of many of the UK’s bestselling sparkling wine brands has risen significantly over the past 12 months


Pladis makes McVitie’s Hobnobs Creams smaller but not cheaper

The supplier has cut the pack weight from 200g to 160g while maintaining an rsp of £1.22