Comment & opinion

sainsbury's meat aisle

RSA report highlights the schism in the public debate about food

The UK food and farming system must be radically transformed within the next decade - so argues the RSA


Morrisons pushes price message with cheap and cheerful duo

Not staggeringly original or interesting, but shoppers never dislike a price message…

Impossible Foods' Impossible Burger shown in half

Veggie Swedes get stuck in to Impossible Burger King

Burger King in Sweden is trialling the Impossible Burger…

getty porridge

Porridge or oatmeal? German mult Edeka knows its oats

What’s the difference between porridge and oatmeal?

baking macarons

Brits are going off baking, despite the Bake Off effect

Brits love baking. Watching it, anyway. The actual act of whisking and beating, not so much

builders building site

It’s not all about short-term sales: build slowly if it suits you

Short-term goals can work, but focusing on your foundations will provide longer-term success

Bodega Bay

Why hard seltzers could become the new alcopop

Hooch was the generation-defining alcopop of the 1990s. Now a modern twist on the format is making waves in the US

tesco shopper customer checkout

There is no such thing as a ‘Tesco shopper’ or 'Ocado shopper'

Or an Ocado or M&S shopper, for that matter, says Kantar’s Fraser McKevitt. Brands and retailers must look beyond their existing shopper base to thrive


Gove commits to DRS, but the arguments are far from over

The Defra secretary has nailed his colours to the mast of an ‘all in’ system


Don’t just lash out at farmers. Help them fight our ‘cheap food’ system

It feels like negative views about farmers are becoming more common

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