November 2018

Industry
13/11/2018 09:11
There have been calls for a ban on 'freakshakes', and all milkshakes with more than 300 calories by campaign group, Action on Sugar.

The milkshakes, which also contain chocolates, sweets, cake, cream and sauce, were found to have more than half of the daily recommended amount of calories for an adult.

Action for sugar, which is made up of specialists concerned with sugar and its effects on health, surveyed milkshakes...

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Industry
13/11/2018 06:11
UKHospitality has warned that restricting the number of migrant workers into the UK will ‘severely impact’ the hospitality sector.

The warning follows the publication of figures by HR body CIPD that show the number of non-UK-born workers in the UK decreased by 58,000 between April to June last year and the same period this year.

UKHospitality chief executive, Kate Nicholls, said: “The figures released by CIPD make...

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12/11/2018 12:11
Delegates from the East Midlands region received a new view on British food during presentations at the LACA Autumn event, held at the National Justice Museum in Nottingham.

Supported by suppliers, including Pasta King and Green Gourmet, the event included presentations from LACA chair, Michael Hales who gave an update on the LACA national agenda, and Councillor Graham Chapman, who is a strong advocate of school meals.

Alexia Robinson, the founder of British...

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