Sugar tax

Public Health England has threatened to introduce further measures to reduce sugar in foods, as it revealed businesses [...]

22 May 2018
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Annabel Karmel comes bounding into the room like a bundle of sunshine. With her yellow dress and immaculate makeup, [...]

14 May 2018
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Wetherspoons's share price slipped as the pub chain revealed sales have slowed in the third quarter - but chairman [...]

9 May 2018
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Here’s an exclusive for City A.M. readers: Tolley’s, the tax bible, will be expected to run to a staggering [...]

25 April 2018
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Would banning fast-food outlets near schools help tackle childhood obesity? [...]

25 April 2018
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Will blocking junk food ads on social media help to tackle childhood obesity? [...]

16 April 2018
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One of George Osborne’s last acts as chancellor in 2016 was to announce the so-called sugar tax. This came into [...]

11 April 2018
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8 April 2018
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With spring - sort of - in the air, a shake-up in the tax system is also on the cards with the new tax year starting [...]

6 April 2018
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The rules governing how junk food is advertised on TV will be reviewed, the Committee for Advertising Practice [...]

5 April 2018
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The sugar tax is "poorly-designed", "paternalistic" and "cynical", according to two major think tanks. [...]

5 April 2018
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Soft drinks company A.G. Barr is expected to announce an uplift in revenue and profit when it announces its results [...]

25 March 2018
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“We’re just after cigarettes,” they said. “It’s not a slippery slope.” [...]

23 March 2018
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Coca-Cola Co's better-than-expected results this afternoon have bumped up shares by 1.54 per cent in pre-market [...]

16 February 2018
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Investment platform Hargreaves Lansdown has set out its stocks to watch in 2018. And where its eyes are straying, [...]

19 December 2017
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A.G. Barr, the maker of Irn Bru and Rubicon, grew revenues during the first half of the year through the popularity [...]

26 September 2017
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The UK government will make a total of £24.7bn from so-called "sin taxes" by 2018, more than offsetting the cost [...]

7 August 2017
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Men with sugary diets are more at risk of suffering from depression, a study has found. [...]

28 July 2017
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Health-conscious consumers are driving up demand for sugar-free alternatives to Coke, as the soft drinks giant [...]

15 May 2017
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The soft drinks industry underwent a transformation in 2016 according to Britvic’s 15th annual soft drinks [...]

30 March 2017
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Chocolate bars (and maybe your jeans size) could soon shrink. [...]

30 March 2017
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Profit lifted last year for AG Barr, the maker of Irn-Bru and Rubicon, and the company confirmed most of its [...]

28 March 2017
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In a year where major political earthquakes have moved markets and dominated the news agenda, it’s easy to overlook [...]

15 March 2017
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It took just a couple of hours for the chancellor’s Budget to come under heavy fire. [...]

9 March 2017
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Chancellor Philip Hammond has delivered his first (and last, thanks to a shift around in dates) spring Budget [...]

8 March 2017
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The chancellor today set the rate for the so-called sugar tax, but he said sugary drink producers have already [...]

8 March 2017
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A new group wants to decrease the cost of obesity on the UK economy by cutting VAT on healthy options instead [...]

12 January 2017
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While Philip Hammond hasn’t been chancellor for long, he has already adopted George Osborne’s style of giveaways [...]

16 December 2016
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​One of the world’s biggest soft drink producers Pepsi has set itself targets to reduce the amount of sugar [...]

17 October 2016
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A British soft drinks industry campaign group has brought a whole new meaning to coke today after it claimed [...]

13 October 2016
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