Healthy foods

Vitafoods Europe: grounds for optimism

The nutrition show expects to attract 1,000 exhibitors and 18,500 visitors

With the UK voting to leave the EU and Donald Trump winning the US presidency, it’s fair to say we’ve had a year of political shocks.

The soft drinks tax could be extended to cakes, confectionery and pastry after a two-year review

Tax on sugary drinks may be extended after review

Food and rink manufacturers have been recognised at this year's Queen's Awards for Enterprise

Food and drink manufacturers win Queen’s Awards

Whitworths has been put up for sale

Dried fruit and nut maker Whitworths put up for sale

PepsiCo is to offer grants to up-and-coming health food entrepreneurs

PepsiCo offers £256k to budding food entrepreneurs

Winners celebrate at the inaugural Chefs' Choice Awards in London

Chefs' Choice Awards celebrate foodservice supplier innovation

The research into rice processing could help to tackle food waste and nutritional problems

Research aims to improve rice processing and reduce waste

Battle Oats founders Kevin Smith (left) and Shaun Gibbins (right) secured a deal to supply 300 Holland & Barrett stores

Battle Oats to supply 300 Holland & Barrett stores

Real Good Food has acquired a majority interest in free-from specialist Brighter Foods

Real Good Food acquires Brighter Foods

Food popularity: avocados were second in the IRI list, up 28% on 2015

Almond milk and avocados top fastest-growing food

More Healthy foods