European food industry calls for ‘urgent agreement’ on climate change

European food industry calls for ‘urgent agreement’ on climate change

European industry association FoodDrinkEurope has called for an ambitious global climate deal to help justify investment in low carbon technologies, it said in a report released at Expo Milano last week.


Source: European food industry calls for ‘urgent agreement’ on climate change

US ‘specialty gourmet’ channel has 1,000 stores and revenues topping $18bn, says SPINS

US ‘specialty gourmet’ channel has 1,000 stores and revenues topping bn, says SPINS

The US ‘specialty gourmet’ retail channel – led by retailers such as The Fresh Market and Mariano’s – has 1,000 stores and revenues topping $18bn, according to market researcher SPINS.


Source: US ‘specialty gourmet’ channel has 1,000 stores and revenues topping bn, says SPINS

Mars backs WHO’s 10% sugar guidance: 'We are not trying to hide behind any science or research’

Mars backs WHO’s 10% sugar guidance: ‘We are not trying to hide behind any science or research’

Mars Chocolate North America is going against the industry tide by backing the World Health Organization’s guidance that added sugar should account for 10% of a person’s daily calories.


Source: Mars backs WHO’s 10% sugar guidance: ‘We are not trying to hide behind any science or research’