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New research reveals how companies lobbied Transport for London to influence the Healthier Food Advertising Policy.
Surfers Against Sewage found that two thirds of all branded packaging found on beaches can be traced to 12 companies, with Coca Cola coming up at the top.
Analysis from Cancer Research UK found that more than 80% of companies selling high fat, sugar and/or salt foods and drinks could advertise healthier products
Only 1 in 20 yogurts with child-friendly packaging and health claims contain low levels of sugar, according to new research from Action on Sugar.
Research finds companies have made limited changes to the healthiness of foods and drinks in response to Public Health England's voluntary reformulation targets.
The Government has published draft legislation and its response to the consultation on the enforcement of new restrictions on price and location promotions of foods high in fat, salt and sugar.
Today the Government has published its response to the 2019 consultation on updating the nutrition standards in the government buying standards for food and catering services.
London's transport network praises Healthier Food Advertising Policy and cites Covid as cause of £100m advertising losses in 2020.
The Department of Health and Social Care has published their response to their consultation on advertising restrictions on products high in fat, salt or sugar as part of its drive towards a healthier food environment. The restrictions include a 9pm watershed on TV, restrictions on paid-for adverts online and are due to be introduced at the end of 2022.
New research from Nuffield Department of Population Health finds less that half of the leading food brands have significantly reduced sugar targets.