Heler's cheese deal
Territorial cheese maker Joseph Heler has won listings with three multiples. Original Reserve White Cheshire will be available in Waitrose's north west stores and in Tesco Express and Booths, which will also stock the full range.

Diabetes research

New research from Harvard scientists suggests that a diet rich in low-fat dairy products may cut the risk of developing Type 2 diabetes for women by more than a fifth.

Pont Gar launch

The Royal Welsh Show this week saw the launch of a range of mould-ripened soft cheeses called Pont Gar by the newly formed Camarthenshire Cheese Company. The cheese's strapline is 'Pur o Galon', meaning pure from the heart.