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Tesco to reduce sugar content of its own brand soft drinks

Industry news  •  7 November 2016  •  New Food

Tesco announces further reductions to sugar levels in its own brand soft drinks in a move that delights health campaigners…

Uni-leaver: Tesco pull Marmite and Unilever products over price row

Industry news  •  13 October 2016  •  New Food

UK supermarket giant Tesco have pulled Marmite and other Unilever products from their shelves amid an argument over Brexit price rises…

World’s hottest chilli, the Carolina Reaper, goes on sale at Tesco

Industry news  •  20 July 2016  •  Victoria White, Digital Content Producer

The Carolina Reaper, the world’s hottest chilli pepper, is being commercially grown in the UK for the first time ever and is now available in Tesco stores….

Tesco’s cocoa to come from Rainforest Alliance Certified sources by 2018

Industry news  •  19 July 2016  •  Victoria White, Digital Content Producer

All cocoa required for Tesco’s own label chocolate products sold in the UK will come from Rainforest Alliance Certified sources by the end of 2018…

Tesco makes commitment to stop selling caged eggs by 2025

Industry news  •  13 July 2016  •  Victoria White, Digital Content Producer

In order for the company to source the 1.4 billion eggs it sells every year, Tesco will move to alternative sourcing methods, such as barns and free range…

Tesco introduces ‘wonky’ cucumbers to its stores

Industry news  •  23 June 2016  •  Victoria White, Digital Content Producer

The cucumbers are priced at 35p per 100g and will form part of the Perfectly Imperfect range, which so far includes parsnips, potatoes and strawberries…

Tesco announces the national rollout of its food waste initiative

Industry news  •  14 March 2016  •  Victoria White

The groundbreaking nationwide scheme – Community Food Connection with FareShare FoodCloud – is being launched in 15 cities and regions across the UK…

Tesco to trial new production model for lamb

Industry news  •  8 February 2016  •  Victoria White

Tesco is inviting 100 British sheep farmers from across its supply base to take part in a trial of an industry first, cost of production model for lamb…

Arla adds value to the dairy market despite losing out in Tesco milk deal

Industry news  •  1 February 2016  •  Victoria White

Although Tesco awarding a significant volume of Arla’s fresh liquid milk business to Muller Milk and Ingredients, Arla has retained significant volumes in a long-term agreement…

Tesco breached Groceries Code on payment delays, says GCA

Featured news  •  26 January 2016  •  Victoria White

The GCA has told Tesco to introduce significant changes to its practices after finding it seriously breached a legally-binding Groceries Supply Code of Practice to protect groceries suppliers…

Tesco finds horse meat in some Everyday Value Spaghetti Bolognese

Industry news, News  •  11 February 2013  •  Food Standards Agency (FSA)

Tesco has announced that it has found horse meat in some Everyday Value Spaghetti Bolognese…

Innovation from MicVac enters Tesco, UK

Featured news, News  •  1 July 2011  •  

S&R Foods in UK, is producing a range of chilled ready meals, under the East End brand, that has been launched in Tesco Extra stores…


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