Cadbury decision due

The Food Standards Agency will decide next week whether to help fund Herefordshire Council and Birmingham City Council's joint investigation into a food safety scare at Cadbury. The inquiry will determine whether Cadbury is to be prosecuted over the discovery of salmonella at its Marlbrook plant.

Scottish food fair

Scottish Food Fortnight kicked off on Friday, with more than 100 businesses taking part. The event runs until 17 September and highlights include a food and drink reception at the Scottish parliament.

No space for POP

Lack of space is the number one reason why POP material is not put out in-store, according to a survey of 575 stores by in-store marketing agency Bezier.