All articles by Jasmine Lee-Zogbessou

Jasmine Lee-Zogbessou

Pret A Manger confirms full-ingredient labelling trial following customer deaths

Pret A Manger has launched its first full ingredient labelling trial at a store in Victoria, London.

‘Banning plastics is not the answer’, say university academics

A complete ban on plastics could further affect the environment, according to Heriot Watt University academics.

Walkers launches crisp packet recycling scheme for the UK

American multinational food and beverage company PepsiCo has announced that its Walkers snack brand is launching a nationwide packaging recycling scheme in the UK.

Disrupting the market: touch-free meat packaging

British supermarket chain Sainsbury’s has launched ‘touch-free’ plastic packaging for its chicken range, in a bid to encourage millennials to cook at home more often. Jasmine Lee-Zogbessou looks at the way touch-free packs could disrupt the market.

Recycled packaging could be ending up in landfill abroad says NAO

Efforts to recycle could be going to waste after the National Audit Office (NAO) reported that more than half of packaging intended for recycling is instead being sent abroad for processing where it could be ending up in landfill.

Food and drink industry could lose billions if plain packaging rule hits

Fears arise that the World Trade Organisation’s (WTO) plain packaging ruling could affect the food and drink industry.