WEEKLY ROUND UP
PUTTING HEALTHY FOOD FIRST
Southwark is a “leader” in the battle against food poverty thanks to banning junk food ads and putting healthy food in corner shops.
FASTEST FOOD PRICE INCREASE IN 45 YEARS
The latest figures from the ONS show that food prices increased by 19.1% year-on-year, the sharpest jump since August 1977.
ALDI, LIDL AND ASDA FOLLOW RIVALS IN CUTTING MILK PRICES
Small steps but at least the reduction in milk prices by some supermarkets seem to be forcing others to follow suit. If only one could take a bigger initiative and significantly reduce more items then maybe the rest would follow suit
DELIVERING THE GOODS
Deliveroo and the Trussell Trust have unveiled a new commitment to help provide over two million meals to people facing hunger crisis across the UK.
FROZEN FOOD ON THE UP
Consumers are swapping from fresh to frozen food in a bid to combat rising grocery prices, retailers have said.