FSA disappointment

Minutes of an FSA meeting in June obtained under the Freedom of Information Act reveal disappointment at Cadbury's initially slow response to its request for information about the salmonella outbreak.

Which charity?

Somerfield customers and staff are being asked to choose which charity the chain should support next year by voting for either Marie Curie or Macmillan cancer charities on line and through brochures.

Tesco Thailand talks

Tesco is still in talks with the Thai authorities over a draft law to regulate the retail sector after seven other big name retailers, including Boots and Makro, agreed to suspend outlet expansion for 30 days.