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Food and drink promos ‘undermining’ childhood obesity efforts, say MPs

The BRC said that evidence showed more retailers were moving towards low prices and that multi-buys were diminishing because that's what consumers wanted. 2020.©Kaisorn

Highly discounted food items and the ‘buy one get one free’ price promotions are undermining the efforts made in tackling childhood obesity, according to the UK Commons Select Committee. 

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'Fibre is the only option to turn our comfort foods from toxic to therapeutic,' says FiberFlour founder

Healthy trends at IFE : From 'free-from', to functional teas, chickpeas, and protein waters

Healthy trends at IFE : From 'free-from', to functional teas, chickpeas, and protein waters

CSM Bakery Solutions has relaunched its Pantique Ancient Grains Ultimate bread mix in the UK. Pic: CSM Bakery Solutions

CSM Bakery Solution’s ancient grains bread mix given new life to boost UK craft bakers’ profits

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EFSA to recommend daily intake values for added sugar by 2020

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A 20% sugar cut by 2020? ‘It won’t be possible,’ says FDF

Smartphone app FoodSwitch shows UK industry is lagging on salt targets

Smartphone app FoodSwitch shows UK industry is lagging on salt targets

The bio-based pouch. Picture: VTT.

VTT creates 100% bio-based stand-up pouch for crisps, potato chips and muesli

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Snack time? Consumers almost always crave chocolate and high calorie treats

IFST has updated its Information Statement on Acrylamide. Picture: EFSA.

IFST updates Information Statement on Acrylamide ahead of EU Commission regulation

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