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Beer drinkers pay more for big brands but less for craft Subscription

22 Jun 2017 | By Daniel Woolfson

Shoppers will pay less for craft beer but more for mainstream booze in the mults this summer


AB InBev applies to register Uproot Brewing brand Subscription

25 May 2017 | By Daniel Woolfson

The brewing giant said its move was “an initial step in a longer journey”

Camden new brewery

Camden Town Brewery to open £30m brewery in North London Subscription

15 May 2017 | By Daniel Woolfson

The 50,000+ sq ft site is poised to begin operating in July, and will produce 400,000hl of beer every year

Kraft Heinz

OC&C Global 50: The 3G Capital/Berkshire Hathaway model Subscription

11 Jul 2016 | By Alec Mattinson

The relentless focus on the bottom line of 3G Capital and Berkshire Hathaway-owned fmcg giants is become increasingly influential in an industry struggling for volume growth.

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craft beer hops

Greater clarity as to what craft beer is can only be helpful

28 Jun 2017 | By Daniel Woolfson

The US Brewers Association has launched a new seal of authenticity for craft brewers. Time for the UK to follow suit

alcoholic lolly

Boozy lollies should beware of accidentally appealing to kids Subscription

15 Jun 2017 | By Daniel Woolfson

You have to be a special kind of psychopath to realistically consider eating more than two of these and going on a bender


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Traffic light labelling

DIY nutrition labels? Unacceptable says CASH

15 Jun 2017

Allowing food companies to adopt their own nutrition labelling risks undermining public confidence in food labelling

Burger obesity

What's in the manifestos for food?

01 Jun 2017

Sir, Childhood obesity has finally become a cross-party issue – about time

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