Nutrition labels

Public nutrition during Covid-19 must not be left to industry, experts claim

A food advisory board for public nutrition should be established, claims Tim Lang of City University

Nutrition labels

Public nutrition during Covid-19 must not be left to industry, experts claim

2020-04-02T14:40:00+01:00By

A food advisory board for public nutrition should be established, claims Tim Lang of City University

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Mission Ventures seeks challenger brands to fight childhood obesity

2020-03-27T10:12:00+00:00By ,

has called for businesses to apply from 30 March for a cut of a £1.5m ’Good Food Fund’

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Coronavirus: Red Tractor suspends on-site inspections

2020-03-23T14:09:00+00:00By

A remote assessment will instead be required in order to maintain certification, although it is unconfirmed what this will consist of

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Biotiful Dairy combines kefir with cheese in new spreadable pots

2020-03-16T10:07:00+00:00By

The gut health brand has made its first foray beyond cultured yoghurts with the launch of the soft cheese

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Supermarkets urged to swap HFSS promotions for deals on healthier foods

2020-03-13T15:50:00+00:00By

The industry’s training and research charity also called for other measures, including point of sale marketing in stores

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Tesco asks suppliers not to come to offices amid coronavirus fears

2020-03-04T16:54:00+00:00By

The decision comes a day after the government announced new emergency powers to tackle the virus

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Supermarkets urged to clarify policies on health and obesity

2020-03-04T12:48:00+00:00By

ShareAction criticised the transparency of supermarkets over obesity

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TV ads for food and drink still dominated by HFSS products finds new research

2020-02-28T11:12:00+00:00By

Nielsen analysis found almost half of all food adverts shown during September 2019 on ITV1, Channel 4, Channel 5 and Sky1

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Quorn claims ‘flavour enhancer’ may help salt reduction effort

2020-02-27T16:35:00+00:00By

Research has shown use of an enhancer can enable a 15%-40% reduction in salt content

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Leon teams up with Finnebrogue to introduce nitrite-free bacon

2020-02-27T16:08:00+00:00By

The move meant Leon was the first restaurant chain to sell nitrite-free bacon, it claimed

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New coronavirus advice for businesses ‘doesn’t go far enough’, warns industry

2020-02-27T12:55:00+00:00By

PHE advises businesses against the wearing of facemasks to try to stop the spread of coronavirus