Support for veterans

Robert Wiseman Dairies is supporting war veterans this Remembrance Day by promoting Poppy Scotland and the Royal British Legion on milk packaging. It will run the appeal until 15 November.

Danone in ASA rap

Danone has had to pull an ad for its Actimel probiotic yoghurt because it wrongly implied the yoghurt could stop children from catching bacterial infections. The ASA did concede Actimel had a proven probiotic effect.

Christmas cheese

Waitrose's specialist cheese range for Christmas features European cheeses made with wine or spirits. They include Embriago, an Italian cheese only made once a year by a single dairy near Verona.