All news articles for March 17, 2017

A Gloucestershire butcher was told to pay £54,000 for food hygiene offences, and unauthorised sales

Maggoty meat butcher to pay £54,000

By Matt Atherton

A meat firm has been ordered to pay £54,000 in fines and costs for seven food hygiene offences, after a bag of putrefying meat filled with maggots was found behind a freezer.

Arla's sales of added-value milk hit £95M last year

Arla boosts added-value milk by £95M

By James Ridler

Arla Foods UK’s added-value milk sales hit £95M last year, as 1.5M consumers chose its branded products over standard fresh milk.

More than 500 UK suppliers have entered Morrisons’ search for the best British food

More than 500 suppliers apply to Morrisons

By James Ridler

Hundreds of food producers from across the UK have responded to Morrisons’ search for the best local food, in a bid to boost British supply on shelves across the retailer’s 491 stores.